Install Official XXUEMK9 Android 4.3 Firmware on Galaxy S4 LTE I9505

Install XXUEMK9 Android 4.3 Jelly Bean firmware on Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE I9505 for Singapore users. I9505XXUEMK9 Android 4.3 is an official firmware update by Samsung, your device will lose root. You can update Galaxy S4 LTE to the latest firmware by connecting your device with Samsung KIES or via OTA update notification. Odin is used to flash the firmware on Galaxy S4 LTE I9505. Go through the guide to manually update Galaxy S4 LTE I9505 to the latest firmware update.

Firmware Details:

Model: GT-I9505
Version: Android 4.3
Build date: Thu, 21 Nov

The guide mentioned below is only for Galaxy S4 LTE I9505 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 XXUEMK9 Android 4.3 firmware on Galaxy S4 LTE I9505

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 XXUEMK9 Android 4.3 firmware ( update on Galaxy S4 LTE I9505 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 4.3 firmware. When flashing is complete you will get a PASS message.

Disconnect device from your computer and let it boot automatically.

XXUEMK9 Android 4.3 firmware on Galaxy S4 LTE I9505 is now installed. You can check firmware version by going to Settings >> About Phone.

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