Install official XXDMB2 Android 4.1.2 firmware on Galaxy Note 2 N7100

N7100XXDMB2 Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean firmware update for Galaxy Note 2 N7100 is available for a download for Hungary. You can either download the firmware via Kies Software installed on your device or go through the step by step tutorial given below to install manually. To flash firmware we will be using Odin.

XXDMB2 Android 4.1.2 firmware fixes bugs along with some other issues. Since, this is official firmware update your device will lose root and other Custom ROMs installed. We will be covering rooting of Galaxy Note 2 N7100 on official firmware in next post.

Firmware Details:

Version: 4.1.2
Date: 2013 February

The guide mentioned below is only for Galaxy Note 2 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.

Samsung Galaxy Note 2

Install official XXDMB2 Android 4.1.2 firmware on Galaxy Note 2 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 XXDMB2 Android 4.1.2 firmware ( on Galaxy Note 2 N7100 and Odin (

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 4.1.2 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 official XXDMB2 Android 4.1.2 firmware on Galaxy Note 2 N7100. To know the firmware version go to Settings >> About Phone.

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