The LTE version of Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 10.1 GT-P5220 received the first official XXUAMH8 Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean firmware update. The tablet recently released by Samsung, comes with Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean out of the box. Samsung now started the regular update for the device and here is the first official firmware update for you. Since the tablet comes with Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean, there will few bug fixes and performance enhancement only. So, if you willing to update the firmware on your device, you can do that through Samsung Kies utility or by using the OTA update feature. But if you prefer a manual way to update your Galaxy Tab 3 10.1 LTE P5220 to XXUAMH8 Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean firmware then follow our tutorial for a step by step manual update guide. Please note, this tutorial don’t require a custom recovery such as CWM recovery or a rooted Galaxy Tab 3 10.1 LTE P5220 because to install this firmware we will use ODIN utility. After installing official firmware XXUAMH8 Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean you can always root your Galaxy Tab 3 10.1 LTE P5220 with the help of proper rooting method.
Continue reading this page to install XXUAMH8 Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean official firmware update in Galaxy Tab 3 10.1 LTE P5220 using ODIN. However, before moving towards installation of firmware we recommend you to backup your apps and other personal data. Although, installing official firmware restore everything if your Android device was running on official firmware before flashing this latest XXUAMH8 Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean firmware but it always better to have a backup. Also manual backup let you move your personal data from one manufacturer to another; for example you can use Samsung Galaxy Note 2 data to HTC Butterfly. In below written tutorial we not only direct you towards a step-by-step guide to update Galaxy Tab 3 10.1 LTE P5220 to XXUAMH8 Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean using Odin but also give you necessary tips to safe guard your data.
Download Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean P5220XXUAMH8 Firmware:
Download right firmware for your Galaxy Tab 3 10.1 LTE P5220 from the below list. Note that, firmware here which are Unbranded or not carrier branded, regardless of country or region, can be flash on any Galaxy Tab 3 10.1 LTE P5220.
[Firmware for rest of the countries will be update here when available]
We at Droid Firmwares write tutorial to help out fellow Android users but all this guide are educational purpose only. You should try this guide at your own risk. Neither we nor the developer should be responsible if your Android device experience a damage after following this tutorial. Also remember,this guide is only applicable for Galaxy Tab 3 10.1 LTE P5220. Don’t try this guide in any other Android device. It may hard brick your device.
As there is always some risk involve while you install anything other than what you have presently. It’s always recommended to follow our pre-requisites to stay safe.
- Backup your important data such as SMS, Call Log, Contacts, APN and MMS settings. You can follow our Android backup guide for this. It’s also a good idea to backup your internal memory content to external SD card, specially if you need to perform any wiping task during or after installation process.
- If your device turn off during the installation process unless explicitly mentioned on this tutorial then it may experience a hard brick. That’s why, it’s good idea to check battery percentage before following this tutorial. Usually, the tablet should have 60% or more power when you flash a custom ROM or firmware. Firmware installation can be done with 25% or more power when the device is connected to computer using USB and get charge through it. It will be fine to have 30% or more if you going to root a firmware. Learn How to Check Battery Percentage in Android tablets.
- USB Debugging mode should be turned of if it’s disabled otherwise you can’t transfer file using USB cable. Learn: How to Enable/Disable USB Transfer on Android Devices.
- Another thing you should note that nearly all our tutorial at Droid Firmwares is for carrier unlocked and bootloader unlocked devices. You shouldn’t try to install it on a locked device unless explicitly mentioned anywhere in tutorial.
Download Galaxy Tab 3 10.1 LTE P5220 Latest USB Drivers
Since you will need to connect your tablet to your PC, so you will need to have your Galaxy Tab 3 10.1 LTE P5220 drivers installed on your computer. Visit our USB Driver Download page. If you can access your mobile content in your PC when both are connected then you already have it.
So, you have done everything that we mentioned above, right! Now, as you have taken necessary precaution, you are ready to move towards next page where we summed up detail instruction on how to install XXUAMH8 Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean official firmware update on Galaxy Tab 3 10.1 LTE P5220.