Update Samsung Galaxy S2 i9100 To Official Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean XXXXLSJ Firmware
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A few weeks ago, we were notified that android 4.1.2 jelly bean would come to the S2 i9100 in mid December. Well, it is now mid November and we are now getting the official update!This tutorial will show you how to get the official final version of android 4.1.2 jelly bean on the samsung galaxy s2 i9100. This is only compatible with the galaxy s2 i9100 and not any other version of the samsung galaxy s3. What also make this update special is you get many of the same features found on the Samsung Galaxy S2.
We know that lot of Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean test firmwares were leaked for the Samsung Galaxy S2 i9100. Here is an official build that is available for download to flash into your Galaxy s3 via Odin.
Please make sure that:
– This Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean I9300XXXXLSJ
is only compatible Galaxy S2 GT i9100 and not is for Sprint, Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile or others.
– Your Galaxy S2 must running Original ROM and not a custom ROM. If your Galaxy S2 is running Custom Rom, download and flash original ROM into your Galaxy S2.
– Create a backup of your phone in clockworkmod recovery to external storage.
– Battery power at least 80% full.
Some of the Enhancements in the new Jelly Bean Update:
Buttery Smooth Performance & Great Stability (Thanks to Project Butter)
New TouchWiz Nature UX (Same UI as of the Galaxy S III and Galaxy Note II)
Samsung’s Cloud services
Direct Call, Smart Stay and Pop-up Play Features
New Widgets From the Galaxy S III
2 Home screen modes
New Notifications bar
(zip file) then unzip this file to your PC. Now you will get I9100XXLSJ_ I9100OXXLS1_I9100XXLS6_HOME.tar
Step 1: Set your phones into USB debugging mode: Settings -> Applications -> Development -> USB debugging.Then turn off your phones.
Step 2: Put your galaxy s2 into download mode by pressing and holding VolumeDown + Home + Power simultaneously.
Step 3: Download Odin and start ODIN on PC.
Step 4: Connect the device to your computer using USB.
Step 5: Wait a few seconds, the ODIN screen will show that a device is now connected
– If ODIN not detect your device, then install drivers here and then put your device into download mode. Odin will detect your device when it says COM5,COM6,etc.
Step 6: Click the PDA button, then select I9100XXLSJ_ I9100OXXLS1_I9100XXLS6_HOME.tar
Step 7: Press “Start”. ODIN will start flash the firmware.
Step 8: After Flash complete, your Galaxy S2 i9100 will Boot into Android System Recovery Mode.
Now you need:
That’s All! Now your Galaxy S2 i9100 is running the official Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean on your samsung galaxy s2 i9100XXXXLSJ firmware! Thanks for reading this article on how to:Update Samsung Galaxy S2 i9100 To Official Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean XXXXLSJ Firmware! Feel free to visit androidcritics.com for the latest news,reviews,and more!