The Samsung’s mid-range devices are now getting latest security updates, among them is Galaxy Grand Prime model SM-G530FQ. The security update keep the Android 5.0.2 Lollipop version same but packed with the latest security patch for the ongoing month of February. The Lollipop based February security update for Galaxy Grand Prime G530FQ carries build number G530FXXU1AQB2 and is rolling out via OTA.
If you didn’t received the firmware update notification then go to Settings > About device > Software updates and check for new firmware updates if available. You must remember if your device is rooted then no need to waste your time on it directly grab the G530FXXU1AQB2 firmware from the link and follow the detailed instructions below to update your device via Odin.
We have posted the same tutorial for the other Galaxy devices so the process remains the same because it has nothing to do with the change build number or Android version, all you need is an Odin tool along the firmware tar and a PC with latest Samsung USB drivers installed on it. You can flash the firmware belonging to any region on your device but you should be careful of device model before flashing the firmware.
Note: You can also greet the new firmware using Samsung Kies, here we have posted a guide to update firmware via Kies on Galaxy Grand Prime SM-G530FQ.
Device Name: Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime
Version: Android 5.0.2 Lollipop
Build Number: G530FXXU1AQB2
Android Security Patch Level: 1 Feb, 2017
Build date: 09, February 2017
Manually install G530FXXU1AQB2 stock Lollipop on Galaxy Grand Prime SM-G530FQ via Odin
Download latest version Odin 3.12.3 tool. Click here
Download stock Lollipop G530FXXU1AQB2 firmware for Galaxy Grand Prime SM-G530FQ. Here
Extract the firmware file in a specific folder on your PC.
Process to install G530FXXU1AQB2 stock Lollipop on Galaxy Grand Prime SM-G530FQ
Reboot your device into Download Mode, to do so follow this guide
Once in download Mode, follow this guide to update the firmware via Odin.
That’s it! If you have successfully updated your Galaxy Grand Prime SM-G530FQ on G530FXXU1AQB2 Lollipop firmware, give us your feedback.