Wednesday, February 27, 2013

P6200XXLQA ICS 4.0.4 for Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus P6200 latest Official Update 2013 Released!

Those who still keep hold of the Samsung Galaxy Tab Plus 7.0 GT-P6200, there is now a latest update "P6200XXLQA" build version 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich coming for users that until now runs with 3.2. Although, the 4.0.4 ICS has just been released way back from June 2012 but some countries did not get this update as earlier as possible. This is the latest build for this year 2013 and might be more stable that previous releases - P6200XXLQ1 to P6200XXLQ2 (Austria),  then comes the P6200XXLQ3, P6200XXLQ6, P6200XXLQ7 (UK) and P6200XXLQ8 Europe. This is currently hitting in Poland, Hungary and Serbia and might also carry on to countries that doesn't have any ICS 4.0.4 update yet so far whilst other countries already enjoyed it and now seeking for 4.1.2 Jelly Bean upgrade.

This ICS 4.0.4 build P6200XXLQA is now available via Kies for those users who only live Poland, Hungary and Serbia (under Telenor network). So, if it happens that you read this post, just better fire-up that Kies on your computer.

For advance users who wants to give it a try, you can grab the P6200XXLQA stock ROM below and flash it through Odin.

How to install and upgrade Samsung Galaxy Tab Plus 7.0 GT-P6200 to Official Android ICS 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich firmware P6200XXLQA

Note: This procedure are for Advance users only who already has experienced their tablets firmware like installing custom roms and rooting. Typical users may only wait and update on kies and DO NOT try this method if you don’t really understand what is this all about.

This method is called manual flashing by using Odin downloader and the originalstock firmware, for we can’t upgrade to it yet via Kies unless we’re in Austria.

Disclaimer: We shall not be held responsible if anything happens t your device for by following this guide. Proceed at your own risk.

- Back up all files before proceeding. Although the Internal memory and microSD card are both left alone during after the flash process for this firmware is a non wipe version. But all your settings and configuration will all be reset.
- Fully recharge your phone’s battery.

Grab Odin and USB driver:
Odin downloader Odin3_v3.07 link (works best in flashing ICS stock ROM)
USB Driver Samsung USB Driver

Download the original P6200XXLQA stock ROM

Here: Android 4.0.4 Firmware Galaxy Tab P6200

Country: Poland
Device: unbranded Galaxy Tab 7.0 plus GT-P6200
Version: Android 4.0.4 ice Cream Sandwich

Country: Hungary
Device: unbranded Galaxy Tab 7.0 plus GT-P6200

Country: Serbia
Device: Telenor Galaxy Tab 7.0 plus GT-P6200

Country: Greece
Device: Unbrnaded  Galaxy Tab 7.0 plus GT-P6200

Country: Baltic States
Device: Unbrnaded  Galaxy Tab 7.0 plus GT-P6200

Country: Bulgaria
Device: Unbrnaded  Galaxy Tab 7.0 plus GT-P6200

Odin Flasher Guide: P6200XXLQA Android 4.0.4 ICS Firmware on Samsung Galaxy Tab Plus 7.0 GT-P6200

1) Extract all the downloaded stock ROM to get the .tar.md5 file. Use winrar, 7zip, winzip etc.
2) Run Odin3_v3.07.exe
3) DO NOT CHECK the RE-PARTITION checkbox, only both ‘Auto Reboot’ ans ‘F-Rreset’ left alone.
4) Click the PDA button then load the extracted tar.md5 file.
5) Reboot the tablet into Download Mode: Turn it Off, then( Press Volume Down + Power ON button at the same time).
6) Once the phone in download mode screen, connect USB cable To Phone. The highlighted yellow ID:COM box is and indication that the device is connected properly to PC. If you still do not get any results, try another USB port on your computer.

Odin sample:

flashing P6200XXLQ2

7) Click the Start button to begin flashing.
8 Wait until it finishes or watch out for the word “PASS”.

For advance users in Europe, you can change the default CSC code which is ATO to your default country CSC code, this firmware has a multi-CSC file included on it.
*#272*IMEI# then change the CSC code
do *#06# to get your IMEI. Take a note of it.
then do *#272*IMEI#

That’s all! The Samsung Galaxy Tab now runs in Android 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich.


  1. Is the system in English?

  2. Yes, European languages as well.

  3. cant download from hotfile,,
    may be hot file site error

  4. No more wi-fi issue with this ICS update.

  5. Hi,

    Do you know if it support the 3G Model of the galaxy tab 7 Plus ?
    Is the French Language available ?

    Thanks you in advance,

  6. French is available.. This is for 3G and Wi-Fi firmware, So it supports both.

  7. Great ! Thanks you :-)

    did you test this new firmware ? any bad surprises or bugs ?

  8. I have not encountered any problems during installation or testing, unlike earlier versions of ICS.

  9. Thanks you Marius :-)
    I will update it as soon as I've got some time for me ...
    I downloaded both version : Poland and Hungary...
    What is the difference ?!
    I bought my tablet in Luxembourg and I am living in Belgium ;-)

    Thanks you for the advice !

  10. i had the second official release of ics for austria,it worked just fine, i installed this update over it, to test it, no big changes noted, maybe a little gain in battery life specially in standby mode 3G activated.