How To Update Samsung Galaxy S2 GT I9100 With The Newer XXLP6 ICS Android 4.0.3 Firmware
Until now the most anticipated Galaxy S II have already got three Android 4.0.x Ice Cream Sandwich series of updates. Here comes the fourth one in the form of stable one as for now. The Samsung’s Galaxy S2 gets the latest update of the XXLP6 firmware version which arrived as dubbed XXLP6, and became the 4rth ICS update for the SGS II smartphone.
The Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich (XXLP6) update rolled out with various enhancements which aren’t major though, but gets fixes for performances that makes this firmware stable enough than the previous builds. Keep in mind that tis isn’t an official firmware version pushed by Samsunbg Electronics, which even don’t have an exact ETA on when the official update of ICS Android 4.x for Galaxy S2 GT I9100 will be released.
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Note: This process of Firmware update is not adviced or recommended for the basic users, which only advisable for advanced users, or developers. Well! this is the update not for I9100G users, the model number should be I9100 only, which can be find out by dailing *#1234# on your Galaxy S2 GT I9100.
This update can be Rooted ?
* You don’t have to root your Galaxy S II GT I9100 after updating with the latest firmware.
* Your Samsung Galaxy S2 isn’t important if its rooted or not when applying this update.
* If your SGS II already rooted, no problem, after apply with this firmware update the rooting access will be revocked though.
For those who are unware on how to root your Galaxy S2 (GT-I9100) on XXLP6 Android 4.0.3 ICS firmware version, here in few hours we will come with a tutorial on rooting.
Instructions on Updating Galaxy S II GT-I9100 with Android 4.0.3 ICS Firmware
Step 1 : Download ICS XXLP6 Android 4.0.3 firmware package from here to your computer.
Step 2 : Download Odin 1.83. Filename: Odin3 v1.83.exe.
Step 3 : Extract the Downloaded files ‘I9100XXLP6_I9100OXXLP3_OXX.rar’ to a folder to get these files.
2. I9100_CODE_I9100XXLP6_CL72050_REV02_user_low_ship. tar
Step 4 : Enable the USB Debugging Mode in your device from the path “Settings > Applications > Development > USB debugging” and tick the option.
Step 5 : From extracted files, open Odin in your computer and turn Off your phone to enter the phone in Download mode.
Follow this complete embedded YouTube video guide below:
Congratulations, you have successfully updated the Galaxy S II device with the latest XXPL6 ICS 4.0.3 Android firmware. Please visit this link if and if any problems arise.