Manual Update Galaxy Note N7000 with XXLT4 Jellybean 4.1.2 Firmware

Samsung Galaxy Note specificationsAfter XXLSZ version of Jellybean 4.1.2 firmware which was released just few days back, it’s now time for the bug fix update which is dubbed as XXLT4 which is the latest release of Jellybean 4.1.2 firmware. Please note that this is the Official firmware update released by Samsung and not the beta or custom ROM firmware. Applying this update won’t root the device in any manner. Very soon Galaxy Note N7000 will also receive the Jellybean 4.2 firmware which again is a great news. The change log of this new update which is dubbed as XXLT4 comes with better options in camera, faster performance capabilities along with some of the bug fixes.

Pre Requisites:

  • All the data in your Samsung Galaxy Note N7000 should be backed up with the help of below mentioned steps. Make sure that you are not backing the data with the help of KIES as it may not help you restore the data.

SMS – Use “SMS Backup & Restore app”,
Contacts – Sync with the Gmail application,
Call Log - Call Log and Restore
Images, Songs, Videos, Files – Copy to internal / External SD Card,
APN and MMS Settings – Note down from the path “Applications > Settings > Wireless and Network > Mobile Networks > Access Point Names

  • From the path “Settings > Applications > Development > USB debugging”, enable the USB Debugging and also make sure that your device is left with the minimum of 40% or the device will get turned off in the middle of customizing process.
  • (Optional) Turn off your device so that it can be entered in the Recovery mode. Recovery mode in Galaxy Note N7000 can be entered by pressing the Volume Up Key + Menu Button and then press the Power button. Just in case if the device gets turned ON in the normal mode, then you will have to retry the process of entering the device in the Recovery Mode. If your device is rooted, then you can enter into Recovery Mode via ROM Manager app. In Recovery mode, select “Wipe Data” and “Clear Cache” to wipe all the data.

Disclaimer: Though we don’t like to give any disclaimers, the only thing we would like to tell you is that please follow all the instructions mentioned in this article or else there is a risk of bricking your device for which we should not be held responsible.

Lets proceed to the next page where we have mentioned a detailed guide on how to apply with this firmware update.


    there is no tar file after extraction.only md5 file
    pls help

  • Abhimanyu Singh

    After installing the update the phn becomes very much slow pls help me with the update pls pls

  • Daren

    I need a very long time to downloading the 4.1.2 firmware into my phone. Is that really need a long hour to downloading the firmware?

  • Kyaw

    My computer was imac, odin exe file cannot run and i cannot update how about update in mac pc

  • tzer97

    after Flash the firmware jellybean4.1.2 my phone battery not lasting.

  • Kevin

    Can we root this after flashing?

    • Pradeep Neela

      yes you can very well root the device

  • Lewis

    Is this update also feasible with galaxy note SHV-e160k? I’m afraid to update without knowing this ) Thank you for answering!

  • Lewis

    Is this update also feasible with galaxy note SHV-160k? I’m afraid to update without knowing this :)) Thank you for answering! :)

  • Nikhil Bhalwankar

    Thanks a lot. XXLT4 ROM is installed without any issues. Till now, no problems during daily usage.

  • Grog

    thanks you, i flash my phone with this manual and finally is, oficial jelly bean and are excelent….

    • Daren

      Grog, pls advised, i need to update my Galaxy Note. But try many time still can’t make it.

  • Dino

    Don’t download the 800 MB from HOTFILE.COM – you can’t open, its md5 file.

  • ariff

    Sorry typo -> (my phone is not rooted)

  • ariff

    Currently I am running the manual update (I phone is not rooted). What worries me is, after half an hour, the process still running at ” factoryfs.img”. How do I know whether the process is still running? and how long does this manual update process going to take?

  • dalhat

    Hello, I have tried severally but the firmware doesn’t download. Pls help!!

  • Mundo3

    Not working!, Jesus, what will it take for Samsung to finally upgrade jelly bean for tge original note, it has been like 20 months!.

  • goldjacket

    Who cares. Where’s i717 JB???

    • Pradeep Neela

      it will be there soon…

  • andreas gibson

    how to upgrade samsung note n7000

  • surajhodi

    its same as indian version N7000DDLSC
    or its better than old version of india
    plz reply

  • Mustapha Rounal

    Is this update applicable for all variants?

    • Pradeep Neela

      yes all the variants of N7000