A new firmware update is now available by OTA for Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 LTE 2014 edition. The new firmware is called Android 4.3 XXUAMJ2 update, and it is pushed out by OTA or can be installed using KIES application. For those who didn’t receive the new firmware as an automatically notification, then the latest firmware can be installed using a manually method.
So, if you want to learn how manually install the new official Android 4.3 Jelly Bean XXUAMJ2 ROM file to Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 LTE 2014 edition then you can use the following step by step guide.
The latest OTA update has been released and pushed out by Samsung only for Note 10.1 LTE 2014 devices in Czech Republic and this firmware can be also flashed on other markets using this manual firmware.
This step by step guide can be used if the Note 10.1 is rooted, if its owner wants to restore the warranty if the same was lost by applying a custom ROM or if you want to fix a Note 10.1 device which was bricked.
During the step by step tutorial, we will use a flashing programs called ODIN which is a dedicated software developed by Samsung and used for these kinds of flashing operations. So, using ODIN application you have nothing to worry about this manually flashing.
Prerequisites and guidelines:
This presented step by step guide is compatible with both rooted and un-rooted Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 LTE devices. The latest Android 4.3 XXUAMJ2 is official firmware released by Samsung for this device.
If the tablet that you want to flash it with this latest firmware is rooted after applying this guide the root access will be revoked. The root access can be regained if you’ll follow a suitable root solution for the Android 4.3 XXUAMJ2 OS.
Backup all data stored into Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 device’s internal memory as prevention, because is some rare cases while using a manually flashing method the data has been deleted or corrupted.
So, if you want to be sure you’ll not lose your data then you need to backup all your important data before going any further. For doing that you can use free available backup and restore applications from Google Play Store for saving almost all data from device’s internal storage memory. (Contact list, call logs history, MMS and SMS, market applications, internal settings, the EFS folder and all you think it is important for you.
During the step by step guide, a Windows PC will be used to install ODIN app and to connect the Android device to it. Also, the device USB cable and the Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 edition will be used.
On the Windows PC, you need to uninstall or disable all the security applications. All these applications can interfere and interrupt the flashing operation.
On the tablet go to the next path: “menu -> settings -> developer options” and enable the USB Debugging option.
The flashing process will take around 10 minutes, and during this period of time the device must be “alive”. In the other case, the device might get bricked.
So, ensure that the device’s battery is having more than 70 % power left.
The latest Android 4.3 XXUAMJ2 firmware has been released by Samsung for Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 edition LTE variant. Use this guide only for mentioned device, otherwise you can brick the incorrect used Android device.
How to Install the Android 4.3 XXUAMJ2 firmware on Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 P605
Download Jelly Bean Android 4.3 firmware file from here and save it to your PC.
Unzip the Odin application on desktop and install it on your computer.
Unzip the downloaded Android 4.3 JB firmware on desktop.
Now, run the ODIN application on your PC.
Power off the device.
Enter in download mode by pressing on volume down, power and home buttons at the same time.
With the Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 edition booted in download mode and in the same time with ODIN application running on your PC connect the tablet to the PC using the USB cable.
When the connection is established the ODIN will begin to recognize the device.
When the connection is done, and ODIN recognized the device an “added” message will be displayed and the ID: COM section will be yellow or blue.
If the “added” message isn’t displayed and the ID:COM section isn’t yellow or blue then you’ll have to disconnect the device, then close the ODIN application, reinstall the USB drivers once again and repeat all the steps from above until everything is working as the tutorial explained.
Now, from ODIN software’s interface selects “PDA”.
Browse and pick the extracted update file from the desktop.
Do not make any change on the default ODIN settings.
From ODIN click on “Start” button.
Wait while the stock update file is being installed on the tablet device.
When the ODIN software will display the “pass” message and the ID:COM section will turn green then you’ll know that the process is done.
For any issues or supplementary questions, please use the comments section from below.
That’s all, you have successfully learned how to install the latest official Android 4.3 Jelly Bean XXUAMJ2 firmware file to Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 LTE 2014 edition device.