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.

23 Comments
  1. Reply KULDEEP June 6, 2013 at 11:10 pm

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

  2. Reply Abhimanyu Singh May 25, 2013 at 2:20 am

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

  3. Reply Daren May 11, 2013 at 11:34 am

    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?

  4. Reply Kyaw May 11, 2013 at 5:57 am

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

  5. Reply tzer97 May 9, 2013 at 7:22 am

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

  6. Reply Kevin May 3, 2013 at 11:06 pm

    Can we root this after flashing?

    • Reply Pradeep Neela June 1, 2013 at 1:22 pm

      yes you can very well root the device

  7. Reply Lewis May 3, 2013 at 4:48 pm

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

  8. Reply Lewis May 3, 2013 at 4:18 pm

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

  9. Reply Nikhil Bhalwankar May 3, 2013 at 11:19 am

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

  10. Reply Grog April 29, 2013 at 8:44 am

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

    • Reply Daren May 11, 2013 at 11:41 am

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

  11. Reply Dino April 26, 2013 at 4:27 am

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

  12. Reply ariff April 24, 2013 at 12:38 pm

    Sorry typo -> (my phone is not rooted)

  13. Reply ariff April 24, 2013 at 12:36 pm

    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?

  14. Reply dalhat April 24, 2013 at 11:12 am

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

  15. Reply Mundo3 April 24, 2013 at 3:31 am

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

  16. Reply goldjacket April 23, 2013 at 11:36 pm

    Who cares. Where’s i717 JB???

    • Reply Pradeep Neela June 22, 2013 at 4:41 pm

      it will be there soon…

  17. Reply andreas gibson April 23, 2013 at 11:27 pm

    how to upgrade samsung note n7000

  18. Reply surajhodi April 23, 2013 at 3:37 pm

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

  19. Reply Mustapha Rounal April 23, 2013 at 4:11 am

    Is this update applicable for all variants?

    • Reply Pradeep Neela August 28, 2013 at 8:19 pm

      yes all the variants of N7000

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