Samsung Galaxy S4 Active smartphone can now be updated with the latest version of Jellybean 4.2.2 Android OS which is dubbed as XXUAMF7. So, before proceeding to the firmware update process, you will need to make sure that you have followed all the list of quick pre requisites which we have mentioned below. The best part of this firmware update is that it comes with all the bug fixes on camera as well as in Bluetooth. Some of the fixes also include for the WiFi. Though this firmware has been pushed only as of now in select countries, you can manually update the same.
Note: Applying this firmware update won’t Root / Void the warranty in any manner.
Quick Pre Requisites:
- All the data in your Samsung Galaxy S4 Active should be backed up with the help of below mentioned steps. Alternatively, you can also backup with the help of KIES.
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”
WhatsApp Data – Create a backup with the help of Settings Option
- From the path “Settings > Applications > Development > USB debugging” enable the USB Debugging Mode. Also, make sure that the minimum charge left in your phone is 40% or else there is a risk of device getting turned off in the middle of firmware update.
Disclaimer: Follow all the instructions mentioned in this article as if there is any damage caused due to not following instructions then we shall not be held liable or responsible. Just in case if you face any issues then we will try our level best to address the same.
Let’s proceed to the next page where we have mentioned the detailed guide which will help you upgrade the device firmware with the latest version of Jellybean 4.2.2.