Samsung Galaxy Note 2 GT-N7100 users can update device to official XXDLL7 Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean which fixes Exynos memory bug. XXDLL7 Android 4.1.2 firmware update has been rolled out by Samsung in France but is also available for other regions such as UK, Spain, France, Germany, Austria, Hungary, Belgium, Italy. The update can be installed OTA or through Kies Software. You can also install the update manually by going through the step by step guide mentioned below.
Android version: 4.1.2
The guide mentioned below is only for Galaxy Note 2 GT-N7100 and is not compatible with 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 official XXDLL7 Android 4.1.2 firmware on Galaxy Note 2 GT-N7100
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 XXDLL7 Android 4.1.2 firmware ( N7100XXDLL7_N7100OXADLL4_XEF.zip) on Galaxy Note 2 GT-N7100 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.
In Odin make sure that “Auto Reboot” and “F.Reset Time” are selected and “Re-Partition” check box is unchecked.
Click on Start button in Odin to start flashing Android 4.1.1 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 official XXDLL7 Android 4.1.2 firmware on Galaxy Note 2 GT-N7100. To know the firmware version go to Settings >> About Phone.