Install XXMC3 Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean on Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus P6200 Official Firmware

XXMC3 Android 4.1.2 is the latest Jelly Bean official firmware update for the Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus P6200 that is now available for download. The tablet launched back in 2011 with Android 3.2 Honeycomb out of the box. And, this is your chance to upgrade your tablet to a better Android version which is Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean. The firmware recently rolled out in Open Austria. Since the firmware is carrier unbranded, it should work in other country. You can download this software update from Samsung KIES or continue reading our tutorial below for a manual tutorial. P6200XXMC3 Jelly Bean is more of a bug fix and regular maintenance update. You can install XXMC3 Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean on Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus P6200 using our detailed tutorial below. Please note, this is ODIN flashable firmware and not CWM recovery flashable. You can always root XXMC3 Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean using proper root method later. It’s always advisable to update device to latest available firmware version. Official firmware is also good option to unroot Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus P6200 or unbrick Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus P6200 if brick happen because of software issue.

In this article we will guide you to install P6200XXMC3 official firmware update in Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus, model number P6200. For this, we will use a tool called ODIN that will help us to flash the stock 4.1.2 Jelly Bean firmware in Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus P6200. However, in this process you may lose all your existing installed apps and personal settings. You should follow this guide carefully to properly backup your data that you can restore later.

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Android 4.1.2 XXMC3 Firmware Details:

PDA: P6200XXMC3
CSC: P6200VFGDMB2
Version: 4.1.2
Date: March, 2013

Warning!

This tutorial is only for Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus, model number P6200. Don’t try this guide in any other Android device. Check your device’s model number in: Settings » About tablet. Also, we are not responsible for any damage caused due to the instruction given in this page. Try this at your own risk. Although, it is very unlikely that your device will be damaged if you follow all the instructions as it is which are mentioned in procedure.

Pre Requisites:

Backup your data first using below mentioned instructions, so that if you lost any data you can recover it easily.

SMS & Call LogUse SMS, MMS & Call Log Entries Backup & Restore App
Contacts & SettingsUse Android default backup options.
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 MessengerManually Backup WhatsApp Messenger Data.

Important!

  1. Make sure your device have at least 80% battery power, otherwise your device may see a hard brick if device turn off during installation. [How to Check Battery Percentage in Android Device]
  2. Backup your EFS Folder to save IMEI number and other important data. [Guide]
  3. You already have USB Driver Installed for Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus in your PC. [Download USB Drivers]
  4. Make sure USB Debugging is enabled otherwise you won’t able to transfer file between PC and mobile. [Guide]
  5. This installation guide use ODIN utility which work only in Windows OS. If you use Linux OS (such as Ubuntu) or Mac OS then use CrossOver Utility to run ODIN in your OS.

If you follow everything that we mentioned above, you are ready to move into next page of this guide where we summed up detail instruction on how to flash Jelly Bean XXMC3 Android 4.1.2 official firmware update for Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus P6200.

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  • Guest

    Hehe its so exciting.. I wonder if my tablet can upgrade to later key lime pie :-), hope that it can be also.