Update Samsung Galaxy A5 to 6.0 Marshmallow using CM 13 ROM


y user which using their any model of smartphone. After giving the Marshmallow  update for Galaxy S series, now Samsung discharge the recent Marshmallow update for its recently released A series Smartphones. This will all be done with the help of well-known firm CM 13 ROM. Now if you have any kind of A series mobile smartphone then you do not worry about it. Now it is easy to update your A series smartphone on latest 6.0 Marshmallow Rom using CM 13 ROM, and with the help of this post, you will learn how to update Samsung Galaxy A5 SM-A500FU to 6.0 Marshmallow ROM. This is an unofficial CyanogenMod 13 update which is modded by recognised Xda Developers. So keep in mind that it is an unofficial update for galaxy A5.

From this post, I will guide (Step by Step) how to update Samsung galaxy A5 on an unofficial 6.0 Marshmellow Rom using Cyanogen Mod 13 ROM. If you are interested in updating your Galaxy A5 then here is the complete guide to update manually on 6.0 Marshmallow version.



This method is only for Samsung Galaxy A5 SM-A500FU. Check the model before starting the process. This process is for advanced users if you do not know the niceantalya.com complete process then do not try this. If something went wrong then your phone will go unusually. Androidfunz.com will not be responsible for any kind of breakage or loss.

Note that this is an unofficial Update.

  • Ist of all check the model number of Galaxy A5. It must be SM-A500FU.
  • Backup all the important data from your phone. It will help you to get the device back in working condition.
  • Enable USB debugging mode in the setting of your phone. This will be done by going to Setting >> Developer option >> USB Debugging and enable it.
  • Charge your phone up to 60% to avoid the power issue.

Materials Required

  1. Samsung Galaxy A5
  2. Computer or Laptop
  3. Working USB data Cable


Steps to Update Samsung Galaxy A5 to 6.0 Marshmallow

Step 1: 

Ist of all from the above links download Cyanogen Mod 13 Custom Rom and Gapps in your PC. Don’t extract them.

Step 2:

Connect your Galaxy A5 with the PC with the help of data cable and copy the downloaded files to the root directory folder.

Step 3: 

After copying the file disconnect your phone from the PC. Turn Off your phone

Step 4: 

Now for going to recovery mode. Press and hold the Power + Home + Volume Up buttons for some time until you get the Samsung logo on the screen.

Step 5: 

In the recovery mode select the ”wipe data/factory reset” option. Then tap o the Yes to confirm the execution. Now go to CWM Recovery main menu.

Step 6:

Now select wipe cache partition and after that select wipe Dalvik Cache under advance option to perform Dalvik cache wiping.

Step 7:

Now install zip from SD Card, choose zip from SD Card, Select ”Rom.zip” file and then select OK to start the flashing process.

Similarly, you can flash ”Gapps” as above.

Step 8: 

After completing the process. Go back, and choose the reboot System to reboot the phone.


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