XXUEMK8 Android 4.3 Jelly bean is now available to download and install manually. This update will fix many bugs and performance that was experience after the first release of Android 4.3 for Galaxy S4. This update can be download through Samsung Kies but if you can’t able to update it till now, you can install it manually, via Odin. This is an unbranded firmware from Samsung, so you might encounter some extra Language Packs. You can download and install XXUEMK8 Android 4.3 Jelly bean on Samsung Galaxy S4 by following our Tutorial below. If you are interested in other Tutorials regarding Samsung Galaxy S4, you can visit our Galaxy S4 Section.
If you are familiar with Odin and it’s working, then this tutorial might not be difficult for you. Otherwise read the whole tutorial first before trying it on your device. In this Article, we will show you How To Update Galaxy S4 I9500 to Android 4.3 Jelly Bean XXUEMK8 Stock Firmware. But before we begin, Make sure that you have battery charged over 60 % and have backed up all your important Contacts, Call Logs & Messages.It is highly recommended in case of any mishap or data loss to back up all your important data.
Disclaimer: The methods involved in flashing custom roms and rooting your phone is highly custom and may result in bricking your device,and has nothing to do with Google or the device manufacturers which is Samsung in our case. In case of any mishap we may not be held responsible. Follow these instructions to the letter to avoid any mishap or bricking. Make sure that whatever you do, you are doing it at your own responsibility.
- Make Sure that USB Cable is not Connected With PC While The Installation in Process.
- Enable USB debugging mode.
- Make sure that battery level is at 85% or more.
- This Tutorial is Only For Galaxy S4 I9500.
- Back-Up your Mobiles EFS Data. How To Restore and Back-Up EFS Data On Samsung Galaxy Devices.
How To Update Galaxy S4 I9500 to Android 4.3 Jelly Bean XXUEMK8 Stock Firmware.
- Download Android 4.3 I9500XXUEMK8 for Galaxy S4 to your computer and extract the zip file.
- Download Odin.
- Turn off your Phone and Turn it On While Pressing, Power + Volume Down + Home button until you see some text on-screen, Press Volume Up to continue.
- Make Sure that the USB drivers are installed.
- Open Odin in Computer and connect your device to PC, while it is in the Download mode.
- If your Phone is successfully connected to PC, the Odin port will turn Yellow with COM port number.
- Now Click on PDA and select the File with .tar in its name, or the one who has the biggest size.
- In Odin, Check Auto reboot and F.Reset Options.
- Now Click the start button and wait for the process to complete.
- After the installation is complete you device will restart and once you see the Home Screen, unplug the cable.
That;s it your Samsung Galaxy S4 I9500 has been updated to XXUEMK8Android 4.3 Jelly Bean. Go to Settings > About To verify.