How to Update Galaxy Grand I9082 to Jelly Bean 4.2.2 XXUBMF2 OS

July 22, 20130 Comments

Get ready to try your hands on Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean on your Galaxy Grand I9082. Bear this in mind that this is not an official OTA update but a leaked version of the firmware. So, if you want to test your Galaxy Grand with Android 4.2.2 before the official release, then try the XXUBMF2. This firmware doesn’t require your device to be rooted compulsorily.

The Jelly Bean 4.2.2 firmware comes with brand new features, capabilities, apps and bug fixes.The XXUBMF2 update is also stable and smoothly running on the Samsung Galaxy Grand model number I9082. So its time to get rolling. Just before we start the upgrade process, it is always better to take note of the pre-requisites below.

Just a few requisites before we begin the update process:

  • Backup all the data as the operation involved might result in loss of data and might need to recover all the data like the contacts and all. So, take a detailed backup of all your data.
  • Then enable the USB debugging option on your phone by going to “Settings -> Applications -> Development -> USB debugging”.
  • Also make sure you have enough battery charge for the process to complete without any interruptions. Maintain about 60-70% of your battery.
  • Install Galaxy Grand drivers on your PC. Its always better to use the official Samsung KIES for flashing the drivers.

 How to Update Galaxy Grand I9082 to Jelly Bean 4.2.2 XXUBMF2 OS

  1. Download latest version of Odin3 v3.07 from HERE. Once the download is done, save the extracted contents on your pc.
  2. Now, power off your smartphone completely and boot it into Download Mode by pressing and holding at the same time the Power, Volume Down and Home buttons.
  3. Now download the required update file from HERE. Extract it to your pc once downloaded.Now open Odin exe on your PC. Also, connect your device to your pc via USB cable.
  4. Once Odin recognizes your phone, you’ll see the ‘Added!!’ alert confirmation. Else, if the device isn’t recognized, then you will be forced to re-install the Samsung USB Drivers.
  5.  Then go to Odin window and click the PDA button. You then load the file downloaded in your pc in step 3 into Odin.
  6. Leave the default settings as it is and make sure that Re-Partition is not enabled.
  7. Now press the START button for the updating process to begin. Just wait for the update to be completed and you receive confirmation when Odin shows the ‘PASS’ message.
  8. The phone then restarts and you can now unplug it from your pc. Just wait for the phone to boot into normal mode before doing anything.

Congratulations!! Now you have the latest version of Android Jelly Bean 4.2.2 XXUBMF2 on your Galaxy Grand.

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