Friday, December 28, 2012

P3100XXCLL2 Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean for Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 GT-P3100 Starts Rolling

Samsung has just began rolling out the official Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean update on Samsung Galaxy Tab2 7.0 GT-P3100. We spotted the latest firmware build from Samsung server as P3100XXCLL2 with a build date as of December 12, 2012. For the record, this firmware is now heading first for France users of unbranded Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0, while other countries may still wait at this point  since the update rolling is in phases basis. So, if it happens that you are from France and a proud owner of the 7 inch Galaxy Tab2, fire up that Kies now in your computer and check the update.

Samsung galaxy tab2 GT-P3100 Firmware update

Firmware Build P3100XXCLL2 Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean

Device: Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 GT-P3100
Region: Europe
Country: France
Android version: 4.1.2 Jelly Bean
Baseband/Modem: P3100XXCLJ3
Build Date: Dec.12 2012

What are the key features of Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean update

android 4.2.1 jelly bean
Thus, who are not familiar with the Android 4.1.2 Update, Samsung has added a lot of new features for Galaxy devices, most of these features are found from the Galaxy Note II. The rest will be yours to discover.

You may also share to us how this new firmware update performs on your Galaxy Tab 2 devices if you already upgraded.

How to manually install P3100XXCLL2 4.1.2 Stock ROM

This quick guide is for advance users only - those who has rooted and installed with modified firmware on their Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 GT-P3100 and having issues updating via OTA or Kies. Ordinary users may only update via OTA or Kies and do not use this method, for your Galaxy Tab 2 still runs with official firmware and you can simply update  thru Kies or Over the Air without facing any issues.
Disclaimer: Use this guide solely at your own risk! We shall not be held responsible what outcomes it may bring into your device.

- Make sure the battery is fully charge
- Make a back-up copy of all important files stored from your device.
- If you came from custom ROM and wants to restore back your Galaxy Tab 2 to completely stock, perform wipe data via custom recovery first to avoid bootloop issues.
- If you installed Samsung’s Kies software, make sure it is closed and not running on system tray.
- Use the supplied USB cable of your Galaxy Tab 2, failures in flashing is caused by a bad USB cable.

Grab Odin3_v3.07
Install the USB Driver

Download the original P3100XXCLL2 stock firmware
Update: Use the P3100XXDMG6 Android 4.2.2 firmware 
Update:  P3100XWDMI1 Android 4.2.2 Jelly bean Firmware also available!

1. Extract or “unzip” the downloaded firmware

2. Set the Galaxy Tab 2 into Download Mode
Turn it off, then press and hold down the “Power and Volume DOWN ” buttons at the same time. Press the “Volume UP” to get into download mode. Don’t connect the tablet into the computer yet.
3. Extract and Run Odin flasher tool.
4. In Odin’s checkboxes options, DO NOT Check the “Re-partition”, just leave “Auto-Reboot and F-Reset Time” mark checked.
5. In Odin, click the PDA button. Select the P3100XXCLL2_P3100XEFCLK1.tar.md5 file you extracted.
6. Plug the tablet to PC USB connection. In Odin, under ID:COM will turn to yellow andshows the current com port you Galaxy Tab 2 connected to. If you don’t see this and Odin doesn’t responds it means the device is not connected yet, just try another USB port or USB cable.
7. Click the START button.
8. Wait until it’s finishes flashing. Once it’s done, the tablet will just reboot.

If you have something to mention, just drop it on the comment form. Enjoy!


  1. the first time i do the upgrage the widgets dont act accordingly, cannot add widgets,please advise

  2. sir, i tried to root my tab but after rooting it did not start and now i wiped the data and i am downloading the stock rom but i have a ques that when in the download mode ,it is already showing 6 attempts so will it install properly that time.

  3. Just restore back the stock ROM it will undo everything.

  4. I tried updating firmware on galazy 8.9 tablet GT P7310 as Kies told me there was a firmware update. When it finished it just scrolls very fast with lots of vertical stripe lines and I can't do anything with it. Is this because I shoul dnot have updated here in NZ? Help pleeeease

  5. hi, I'm from Ecuador, Im kinda nervous to follow these instructions because I had serius problems before because of trying to update and change roms on my own, the thing is that I want to update my samsung gt p3100 4.1.1 to 4.1.2 and I wanted to know that if I follow these instructions I will get it without any problem? and also I wanted to know If I need to have my tab "ROOTED" to do this???. Greetings from the "Half of the world" =)

  6. You are about to install the official firmware here created by Samsung. When it comes to rooting, there are some rooting method out there would work for this build, just search it on XDA for the right rooting proccess.

  7. Ok, now just tell me if i need to root my tab to do this update please :)

  8. No need to root if you, this firmware is official. This will do the opposite, it will unroot your device if you had it rooted.

  9. ok man thanks, finally last important question before starting to do this, the SS_DL.dll file extracted wont affect the update? doesnt it have to go somewhere, does it? or I just leave it there extracted in my pc?

  10. Just leave it there along with the tar.md5 file.

  11. Thanks a lot man, 10/10 this post, make me know when 4.2 update is available or post it verter :) take care

  12. At the moment I'm downloading this firmware, my problem is that after I updated from 4.0.4 to 4.1.2 it looks like the android from a phone, and I need it to be exactly the same (everything on the bottom). Please let me know what I'm doing wrong.

  13. have the update been released in the indian subcontinent ???

  14. i have a p3100 tab with me, i want to update it to jelly bean, but i am in sri lanka, if i update it with this package is it not good?

  15. You should find or restore back to Sri Lanka's default build.

  16. Sir, Help me...
    Im already update to 4.1.2 on my GT-P3100, but now, I cant use phone on my device, what should i do for my problem?

  17. Dude i m from india and i really want to update my p3100 to jelly bean. I m a bit nervous about this stock rom Will this rom cause any harm to my tab or no ??????