Install Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 GT-P3100 to Android 4.3 Jellybean SlimBean Firmware
- Updated on October 9, 2013 @ 8:33 pm
Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 P3100 users ready to update unofficial android 4.3 jellybean OS firmware with Slimbean feature. Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 GT-P3100 is a 7-inch tablet device running on android 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich OS also upgradable to android […]
Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 P3100 users ready to update unofficial android 4.3 jellybean OS firmware with Slimbean feature. Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 GT-P3100 is a 7-inch tablet device running on android 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich OS also upgradable to android V4.2.1 Jellybean officially. But the unofficial source are posted android 4.3 jellybean custom ROM zip file to update Galaxy Tab 2 GT-P3100 to Android 4.3 Jellybean firmware. The Android 4.3 Jellybean features are Real Dark theme, SlimPie launcher, Notification drawer and lock screen shortcuts, Customizable Quick Settings tiles, Built-in SlimBean ROM OTA Updater, Bloatware free system, Smart dialer: show quick contact on long press, Camera: some upstream and fixes. Do check official update from samsung server Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 GT-P3100 official Android 4.2.2 Jellybean via OTA update.
The Samsung Galaxy Tab 2.0 P3100 Firmware installation process may end up in no results or negative results too that means device software damage as well mega device hangs or startup problem. So it’s advised to you that apply this installation procedure at your own risk and the below procedure only for educational purpose. We shall not be responsible for any damage to your device.
Before entering Samsung Galaxy Tab 2.0 P3100 updates process,
Take a Complete backup because of any data and apps lost during installation.
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”
Enable the USB Debugging Mode in your Samsung Galaxy Tab 2.0 P3100 device follow this step “Settings > Applications > Development > USB debugging”.
Already installed CWM Recovery mode
Minimum 65% battery need before start your work
1. Android 4.3 Jellybean Firmware (Slim-p3100-4.3.build.1-OFFICIAL- File Size: 94.97MB)
2. Google Apps- Slim_minimal_gapps.4.3.build.1.x-File size: 52.41MB
Step to update Samsung Galaxy Tab 2.0 P3100 Android 4.3 Jellybean Firmware:
Download the both files to your computer or laptop and transfer zip file to Samsung Galaxy Tab 2.0 P3100 root of your MicroSD card
Switch OFF your Samsung Galaxy Tab 2.0 P3100 and Enter Recovery by pressing Volume Up +Home key buttons together and do full wipe (everything except SD card)
From Recovery Menu, use Volume Up or Down button for navigation
In recovery mode select “choose from SDcard” or “install ZIP from SD card” and find saved ZIP folder and follow the steps
After P3100-4.3 ZIP file got installed now select Install ZIP from SD card and install Google Apps.zip file and DO A DATA WIPE / FACTORY RESET (Wipe dalvik cache) (otherwise your device will be stuck at boot)
Wait for 4 to 6 minutes and go to main menu and select ‘reboot system now’.
That’s it, Android 4.3 Jellybean SlimBean firmware successfully installed to Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 GT-P3100 device(Voice calling tab) and make sure by checking the firmware update android version at Settings >> About Device.