Friday, 12 July 2013

How To Update Galaxy S4 Exynos 5 Variant to latest officialy Android 4.2.2 I9500XXUBMG1 Jelly Bean Firmware

Samsung has begun revolved out the newest revisions for S4 Exynos 5 octa-core type form number GT-I9500.

As you probably think this newest revise isn’t accessible for the instant for all S4 Exynos 5 Variant users from starting, and this update is shoved on stages, and now it is available for some nations as Russia, Sri Lanka, India and Bangladesh.

This latest revise which is presented in our present tutorial is named I9500XXUBMG1 and it is an authorized one construct on Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean firmware. It is approaching like a small revise with 30.52 MB dimensions. The new revise it is anticipated to improve the customization, steadiness and to explain the matters of the smartphone. The revise is accessible for download and install by OTA, but users can use Samsung Kies server as well for doing that.

The new revise (I9500XXUBMG1) is an unbranded official type of firmware, and that means it can be downloaded and established on any Samsung Galaxy S4 GT-I9500 apparatus without apparatuss from CHINA, Hong Kong and Taiwan.

The I9500XXUBMG1 revise is only for Samsung Galaxy S4 GT-I9500 model, Russian construct; it is founded on Android 4.2.2 and has been built in 1 July, 2013. It’s PDA is I9500XXUBMG1 and CSC: I9500SERBMG1with SER merchandise cipher and MODEM: I9500XXUBMG1 such as firmware details. 

NAIRATECH will not be held responsible or liable for any data lost or damage to the smartphone. Users are also advised to know very well what they have to do with their device and if you decide to apply this step by step guide you can do this only on your own risk.

Before starting the step by step installation process, you need to know and follow some requirements and prerequisites which are required to be applied first.

Requirements and Pre-requisites
  •  Download and install suitable USB Drivers for Samsung Galaxy S4 model number GT-I9500, these drivers help the device to communicate and transfer files between it and PC.
  • Now, go to the next path: Menu>> Settings>> Applications and from there navigate and tap on the Development option and make sure that the USB Debugging Mode is enable, if not check the  USB Debugging Mode option.
  • Backup all your important data stored on the internal device’s memory, this step by step tutorial might wipe out all your data stored on the device’s memory. If you are running a custom recovery image as ClockworkMod or TWRP recovery then use the same to get a full Nandroid backup for your actual ROM.
  • Make sure that the device’s battery should have more than 85 per cent of power left.
  • The S4 device should be a factory unlocked device, and it isn’t locked to a specific carrier.
  • After you’ll apply this official build update the root rights will be reworked.
  • This official update is an official one, and that means that all the custom ROM or custom installations will be removed. Also in case you have a custom recovery image installed on it will be replaced with the official stock one.
  • The I9500XXUBMG1 Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean can be applied and works only with Samsung Galaxy S4 GT-I9500 and do not apply the same for any other similar device, if you’ll install this update in one incorrect device or variant of S4 might damage your device. Make sure that the model number of the Samsung Galaxy S 4 is the correct one by verifying to the following path: Settings>> About phone >> Model number.
I think these are all the steps that you need to follow before move to the next section where I will teach you how to install I9500XXUBMG1 Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean on Samsung Galaxy S4 device.

 How to install I9500XXUBMG1 Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean on Samsung Galaxy S4 device

  1. Firstly, Download the Jelly Bean 4.2.2 XXUBMG1 pack file from here, and save the same on your PC.
  2. Secondly, extract the downloaded pack firmware archive to get a .tar.md5 file and other functional files.
  3. Download Odin 3.07 flashing application from here, and extract its content to obtain Odin3 v3.07.exe file and other few functional files.
  4. Power off complete the Samsung Galaxy S4 device.
  5. Now, boot the smartphone into Download Mode and for doing this press and keep holding the Volume Down+Home+Power buttons simultaneous, until an Android robot icon with some constructions elements appear, then press the Volume UP and the device will enter into Download Mode.
  6.  Now, Open Odin3.v3.07.exe file as an Administrator.
  7.  While it is in the Download Mode, connect the Samsung Galaxy S4 device to PC via USB cable.
  8. Now, wait until the Odin will recognize your device.
  9. When the S4 is connected successfully, on ODIN app an Added message will be displayed, and  the ID: COM box will be colored on blue.
  10. In case, the Added message does not appear then you need to reinstall the drivers once again and to use another USB port from the PC.
  11. Next you need to load and install the firmware’s files that you have extracted before on the I9500XXUBMG1 folder, to do that follow the next steps:a) From ODIN click the PDA button and browse and select the file that contain .tar.md5 extension b) From ODIN click the Phone button and browse and load the file which contain MODEM word in its name
    c) From ODIN click CSC button and now browse and select file that contain CSC in its name
    d) Click the PIT button from ODIN app and select the file that has .pit file extension.
    Note: In case the steps b,c and d if such files are not corresponding with our above specification you can ignore them one by one.
  12. Important: in ODIN app you need make sure that the Auto Reboot and F.Reset Time options checkboxes are selected. Uncheck the Re-Partition option, this option must to be selected only when a .pit file is being to be used.
  13. Now, when all the configurations are correctly made click on the Start button in Odin app, after that the installation process should start and would during a few minutes until the flashing firmware will be completed.
  14. Once the flashing process is done, the S4 device will take an automatically restart.
  15. Also, on the ODIN app’s interface will be displayed a PASS message with a green background, that’s the message that say the installation is successfully done.
  16. Next, disconnect the USB cord from the PC.
Congratulation, the Samsung Galaxy S4 device should running on the official I9500XXUBMG1 Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean firmware. For verifying,  this go to Settings>> About phone and note down the new software version that is running on the S4 device.
In case the Samsung Galaxy S4 device gets stuck on the first boot animation or at the Samsung Logo you have to do:
  • Forced power off the device
  • Boot the same on the into recovery mode (press and keep holding Volume Up + Home + Power buttons simultaneous.
  • From the recovery mode menu perform data wiping action, to do that select Wipe data/Factory Reset and then select Wipe Cache Partition.
  • Now, after the wiping task is done, return to main recovery menu and select from there reboot system now.
Note: for navigating into Recovery Mode menu, use Volume keys and Power button for select the desired option.
Important: When  data wiping action is applied all the data stored in the internal memory of the device will be erased.



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