Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 and Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 are two of the most successful tablets we have ever seen, and even though they have a pretty large number of users from all around the world, the tablets didn’t have the goodness of Jelly Bean in them, but all of that is now changed.
Thanks to the folks over at SamMobile we now have an official leak of the yet to be released released the Jelly Bean update for Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 and Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1.
It goes without saying that these builds are not perfect and will most probably have a few bugs, so it is better if you don’t expect too much from the leaked Jelly Bean update. Of course, you would have to dirty your hands and go into the world of Android devices hackery if you already haven’t, to get this update on your Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 or Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1.
However, before continuing any further it should be noted down that even though the leaked build is an official one, flashing it would still be considered as a violation of Samsung’s terms and conditions as a result of which you would most probably loose the warranty of the device as soon as you flash it.
The leaked Jelly Bean update for Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 gets you to version P3100DDBLI1, the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 on the other hand, will have build number N8000DDALI1. The leaked Jelly Bean build for both of the Galaxy devices is Android 4.1.1.
In order to flash the update on your Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 or Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1, you must be running stock before hand, because if you aren’t the flashing won’t work.
Now that you know everything needed, here is the guide on how to download the leaked Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update for Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 and Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1
Step 1–> Backup all the data(in case anything goes wrong).
Step 2–> Download the base firmware required for leaked Jelly Bean update for Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 here and for Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 here.
Step 3–> Unzip the contents anywhere you want.
Step 4–> Open the latest version of Odin, which could be downloaded from here in case you don’t have it already.
Step 5–> Restart your Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 or Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 to go into download mode by pressing power button and volume down button simultaneously.
Step 6–> Connect your device to your PC via a USB cabel and wait till you get a yellow or blue sign in Odin.
Step 7–> In case of Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 add P3100DDBLH3_P3100ODDBLH1_P3100DDLG1_HOME.tar.md5 while for Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 add add N8000DDALH1_N8000DDALH2_N8000DDLG5.tar.md5 to PDA.
Step 8–> Now the most important step, if the re-partition option is ticked, untick it.
Step 9–> Start the flashing, and wait till its done.
Step 10–> Now download the leaked Jelly Bean update for for Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 here and for Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 here.
Step 11–> Copy the just downloaded file to the memory card of the device concerned.
Step 12–> Restart the device and this time go into Recovery mode by pressing power button and volume up button simultaneously.
Step 13–> Select Apply update from External Storage
Step 14–> Choose the OTA update by browsing to where it was copied, then flash it.
Step 15–> When the flashing is done, do a factory restore to format the internal memory.
Step 16–> Restart your device
Step 17–> Enjoy the sweet taste of Jelly Bean on your Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 or Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1.
Be sure to hit the comments when you have the update up and running on your device.