Install UBAMA1 Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean Firmware on Galaxy S 3 Mini I8190L

I8190LUBAMA1 Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean for Galaxy S 3 Mini I8190L is being rolled out by Samsung. The latest firmware update can be easily installed via Kies Software or go through the step by step tutorial to install UBAMA1 Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean on Galaxy S 3 Mini I8190L. Your device will lose root and other installed Custom ROMs as this is an official firmware update.

Firmware details:

Android version: 4.1.2
PDA: I8190LUBAMA1
CSC: I8190LUUBAMA1

The guide mentioned below is only for Galaxy S 3 Mini I8190L 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.

Galaxy S3 Mini

Install UBAMA1 Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean firmware on Galaxy S 3 Mini I8190L

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 UBAMA1 Android 4.1.2 firmware ( I8190LUBAMA1_I8190LUUBAMA1_UPO.zip) update on Galaxy S 3 Mini I8190L 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.

Enable “USB debugging” on your device by going to Settings >> Developer options >> Enable USB debugging.

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.

UBAMA1 Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean firmware on Galaxy S 3 Mini I8190L is installed. You can check firmware version by going to Settings >> About Phone.

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