Procedure to Update Galaxy S3 with Jellybean 4.1.1 XXDLI6 firmware update:
- Download Odin and XXDLI6 Firmware Package from here to your computer. Extract both the files in your computer and open Odin in your computer.
- Turn off your S3 so that it can be turned ON in the download mode. Download mode in Galaxy S3 GT I9300 can be entered by pressing the Volume Down rocker key + power button at the same time while the device is turned Off. If the device starts in the normal mode, you need to re try the process of the entering the device into the download mode.
- In download mode, connect your device to the computer with the help of original USB cable and click on “PDA” in Odin to select the tar file “I9300XXDLI5_I9300OXADLI5_I9300XXDLI5_HOME.tar.md5”. Ensure that the ID : COM section in Odin has turned yellow.
Note: If ID : COM section doesn’t turn Yellow, you need to check with two things which are mentioned below,
Install the USB Drivers in your computer &
Go to the Path “Settings > Wireless & Network > USB Settings” and ensure that “Samsung KIES” option is ticked before connecting the phone to the computer.
- Click on “Ok” to start the process of firmware update. As soon as the firmware is updated successfully, the phone will reboot automatically. Please note that it may take longer time than expected for rebooting the device as it’s the first reboot after the firmware update.
Note: If the device gets into the boot loop sequence or say gets stuck in the welcome screen, just re insert the battery and re follow the above instructions so as to again follow the above mentioned instructions.
We will come up with the Rooting process very soon so that you can make the most out of your phone. To check the firmware version after the update, navigate to the path “Settings > About Phone” where the device will show the current firmware version as XXDLI6 Jellybean 4.1.1. Congratulations, do let us know if you face any issues faced in the process of applying the update as we will try to address the same as soon as possible.