DXALL5 Android 4.1.2 firmware for Galaxy S3 Mini I8190 is being released by Samsung. You can install the update via Kies Software or through OTA. For those who want to install the update manually can go through the step by step guide mentioned below.
Android version: 4.1.2 Jelly Bean
The guide mentioned below is only for Galaxy S3 Mini I8190 and cannot be tried on any other device. To know the model number of your device go to Settings >> About Phone.
We cannot be held liable of any damage done to your device while following the below mentioned procedure.
Install DXALL5 Android 4.1.2 Firmware on Galaxy S3 Mini I8190
Take a complete backup of data,apps and settings as the procedure may wipe your data.
Make sure that the battery of device has a minimum charge of 60%.
Enable “USB debugging” on your device by going to Settings >> Developer options >> Enable USB debugging.
Download Kies Software to install drivers.
Download DXALL5 Android 4.1.2 firmware (I8190NDXALL5_I8190NOLBALL5_XME.zip) for Galaxy S3 Mini and Odin (Odin307.zip).
Extract the Firmware file which you have downloaded in above step. You will get “.tar” file along with other files.
Extract Odin to get “Odin3 v3.07.exe” file.
Switch off device.
Boot device into download mode. Press and hold Volume Down, Home, Power till device turns on and then press Volume Up to enter download mode.
Connect device to computer using USB cable. Odin will detect your device and ID:COM will turn yellow and a message appears saying “Added”. Re-install drivers if Odin fails to detect device.
Click on “PDA button” in Odin and navigate to select “.tar″ file which you have downloaded.
Click on Start button in Odin to start flashing Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean firmware. When flashing is complete you will get a PASS message.
Disconnect device from your computer and let it boot automatically.
You have installed DXALL5 Android 4.1.2 Firmware on Galaxy S3 Mini I8190.