Jelly Bean OTA Update for Samsung Galaxy Tab 2.7.0 India Leaked

Sammobile has leaked the Jelly Bean OTA update for Samsung Galaxy Tab 2.7.0 for Indian users. You can download the OTA update and flash it on your tablet right now instead of waiting for Samsung to push the update to your device.

About this OTA update, Sammobile says:

This is the very first Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean TEST OTA Update for the Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 (GT-P3100). We wanted to give Samsung’s Die-Hard fans a taste of Jelly Bean before it’s officially released. This update will also help 3rd party Android Developers, like CyanogenMod Team, to improve their Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean custom ROMs for the Samsung Galaxy Tab 2

OTA Firmware Details:
Android Version: 4.1.1 – JRO03C
PDA: P3100DDBLI1
Country: India (INU)
Build Date: September 8, 2012
Size: 295.2MB

OTA updates’ require a specific base firmware on which they can be flashed upon and are flashed through the stock Samsung Recovery.

This P3100DDBLI1 Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean OTA update requires the user to be on P3100DDBLH3 firmware

Official Jelly Bean Update for Galaxy Tab 2.7.0

In this tutorial we will tell you how to flash the OTA update on your device right now. Before you proceed with the installation steps, make sure you backup all data on your tablet.

Screenshots

  

Prerequisites

  • Back up all apps using ASTRO File Manager. You can get the APK files using ASTRO and later restore it. Rooted users have a better option of using Titanium Backup.
  • Have minimum 60% charge on your device else you might get stuck while the update process is running on your device.
  • Remove any security or Anti-virus app if you have them installed.
  • Enable USB Debugging. This can be don by Settings>Applications>Development and making sure that USB Debugging is checked.

DisclaimerHack My Android is not responsible for any damage that your device may face during this process. The developer is also not responsible for the same. There are little chances that your device may face any issue. However, try this at your own risk. This process voids the warranty of your device.

Steps to Install Official Jelly Bean Update on Galaxy Tab 2.7.0 GT-P3100

  1. Download the Base firmware required by the OTA Update, P3100DDBLH3  from HERE.
  2. Extract the contents of the file to a separate folder in your PC.
  3. Download Odin.
  4. Boot your device into download mode (Press Power Button + Volume down).
  5. Open Odin.
  6. Connect your tab to the PC via USB Cable and wait until Odin recognizes it. If it doesn’t you should check your device drivers being properly installed on your PC.
  7. Click PDA button and select the file P3100DDBLH3_P3100ODDBLH1_P3100DDLG1_HOME.tar.md5
  8. Make sure re-partition is NOT ticked
  9. Click on “Start” button and wait for the firmware to be flashed.
  10. After the base firmware has been flashed you nee to download the OTA update from here.
  11. Copy the downloaded zip file to your SD card.
  12. Boot your tab into recovery mode (Press Power Button + Volume up).
  13. Select Apply update from External Storage and select the zip file you had copied to your SD card in step 11.
  14. After flashing the OTA update, select “Wipe Data/Factory Restore”. This will format your SD card.
  15. Go back and select “Reboot system now”.

Your Samsung Galaxy Tab 2.7.0 GT-P3100 will now be running official Jelly Bean update from Samsung. If you face any issues, feel free to comment below 🙂

  • Abhineetmutha

    Sir theres an issue. A week or two back there was a minor update on my tab2 p3100 which has turned my 7 baseband to p3100DDLG1. So will the above steps work normally for me to update it to jb?

  • Abhineetmutha

    And just like there was a screen capture button on the home screen with ics will i be able to add back that key back on my homescreen on jelly bean os? Bcoz i have a hell lot of use of that key…

    • I'm sorry I don't have the tab, but you can ask people on xda forums (people who have updated it).

  • Sajin Sebastian

    Hi I have updated it to Jelly Bean OTA but know, the software updates are not available, when I go to check for updates I get the following message: "Your device has been modified. Software updates are not available." Any suggestions how to get the software updates….

    • Looks like you might have rooted the device.

      • jjf

        i didnt root the device but i get those message too, please help

  • Kunal Warule

    Lalit My Friend, please tell me how i can root my Galaxy Tab 2 GT P3100.