Can I upgrade my Samsung Galaxy S4 ver 4.3 to version 5?

If I can upgrade, how can I....do I download and install Kies? Which version of Kies? I have a PC Windows 10. Thanks!
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Jackie ManConnect With a Mentor Commented:
Can I upgrade my Samsung Galaxy S4 ver 4.3 to version 5?

The answer is NO. Your Samsung S4 is a CDMA version which will not have an update to Android 5.0 officially.

Install KIES will not help you to update the firmware as your Samsung S4 only have official latest firmware of Android 4.3 and Samsung have not and will not make an official firmware of Android 5.0. GSM and international version of Samsung S4 can be updated to Android 5.0 with or without KIES.

https://www.sammobile.com/forum/showthread.php?t=23401

In short, you need to buy a new Android phone or you need to load a customized ROM but I will recommend to do it unless your phone is obsolete and you do not need it at all.
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Jackie ManCommented:
Post back the model no of your Samsung S4.
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sheana11Author Commented:
Hi, the model number is SM-S975L.
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sheana11Author Commented:
Thanks Jackie Man, I appreciate your explaining about the CDMA, etc. I have no knowledge of that! You really know your stuff!
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