06 Jun 2016

Samsung Firmware Change / Update

The Video Tutorial about Flashing SAMSUNG Devices

Download and Install Necessary Tools and Drivers

  1. Odin software
  2. Samsung Drivers

Find and Download Samsung Firmware

  1. Visit our following website: www.imei.info Samsung download firmware. Format your device
  2. In the search box enter the device name or code name. Restore your device
  3. From the results choose your desired model. Remove screen password on your device
  4. Then select the codename of your smartphone. Remove Screen Lock on your device
  5. Afterwards, you should see the list of CSC, Country and Carrier. Let’s use this database to choose appropriate software. Permanently delete data from your device
  6. Next, you should see the table with information about your firmware. If everything is correct click on DOWNLOAD button. Hard Reset your device HardReset your device
  7. Unpack and open the folder. Then let’s launch the Samsung HARD Downloader. Factory Reset your device Master Reset your device
  8. The app should show you the information about your firmware. In order to save the software select the DOWNLOAD button and choose the desired location. Format your device Remove screen password on your device Permanently delete data from your device Hard Reset your device HardReset your device
  9. Wait until download end, next unpack firmware by 7zip or any other packer.
  10. Great work, you are ready for to next part.

Changing firmware in the phone will erase all of your data !!
All described operations you are doing at your own risk !!
If want saves your data do a backup before starting!! !!
If want update your phone to Android Oreo firmware must use the Odin3 v3.13.1 version or higher.

Samsung Firmware Change/Update by Odin

  1. Before start check, if the phone has a battery charged at least 30%.
  2. Connect your device to the computer via USB cable.
  3. Turn the device into Download Mode.
  4. Then open Odin in Administrator Mode. Factory Reset your device
  5. After that, you should check that you have installed Samsung drivers. If not install from here Samsung Drivers
  6. If you have installed you will see ID:COM field highlighted and also in log Added Wipe data on your device
  7. Make sure you have selected Auto Reboot and Factory Reset Time options. Format your device
  8. Select the Correct image like on the picture if you want to change firmware with data erase. Factory Reset your device Note! If you got only one file upload it as AP file.
  9. If you do not want data to erase but just to update the android version to higher (region must be same as in phone if not phone will only reboot on the logo and never turn on), just use a HOME file like CSC file (when is an archive that you downloaded or just download firmware from samfirm with unchecked option BINARY NATURE in this situation you will have firmware that has only 1 file)
  10. Check everything again, and press START. Restore your device Remove screen password on your device Remove Screen Lock on your device
  11. Your device is updating now, be patient it can take a while.
  12. Your device has been updated. Now, you can disconnect the device from the computer.

Warning! After the start, you should not disconnect the device from your computer.

By Wojtek Góralczyk on 06 Jun 2016

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