How to Update Galaxy Beam with I8530OXAAMF1 Android 4.1.2 Firmware

I8530OXAAMF1 Android 4.1.2 Firmware update is now available for the Samsung Galaxy Beam GT-I8530. The update has some new features and enhancements for the phone. After applying this I8530OXAAMF1 Android 4.1.2 Firmware update on Galaxy Beam you can see some good improvement on your battery life and better performance on your device. It is a pre release leaked build (Thanks SamMobile) but works perfect on Galaxy Beam, you can install this update on your device manually and enjoy the new Android 4.1.2 Firmware on your Samsung Galaxy Beam I8530. Please note that applying this update won’t void the warranty of the device in any manner. So lets take a look how you can update your device with the latest leaked firmware.

Update Galaxy Beam with I8530OXAAMF1 Android 4.1.2 Firmware

Update Galaxy Beam with I8530OXAAMF1 Android 4.1.2 Firmware

Disclaimer: Follow this guide at your own risk. won’t be responsible in case your device gets damaged in any other way during the process.

I8530OXAAMF1 Android 4.1.2 Firmware Details:-

PDA / Baseband Version: I8530XXAMF1
OS Version: Android 4.1.2
Build Number: JZO54K.I8530XXAMF1
Build Date: June 1st, 2013
Carrier: Unbranded

Before applying this update on your device follow the below mention instructions on your device and computer to get started.

a) Take the Full Backup of your Android Apps, SMS, Contacts, Call Logs, Bookmarks. So if you lost some of your data in the update process, then you can easily restore them from your backup file.

b) Enable USB debugging mode on your device, read the guide here how to enable USB debugging mode.

c) Download and install Samsung Drivers from here.

Update Galaxy Beam with I8530OXAAMF1 Android 4.1.2 Firmware

Step 1. Download the I8530OXAAMF1 Android 4.1.2 Firmware for Galaxy Beam from here and ODIN flash tool here on your computer. Once the download process is complete extract both the files on your desktop.

Step 2. Now Switch off your Galaxy Beam mobile, now restart phone in download mode (Press and hold Home + Power + Volume down buttons).

Step 3. Now you phone is on Download mode, coonect your device with the computer via USB cable and run the ODIN application on your desktop.

Step 4. Once the device is connected with the ODIN application, do the following: ( So this very carefully otherwise you brick your phone)

Select these files from the extracted firmware package(Step 1);

– Add CODE_I8530XXAMF1_1053499_REV00_user_low_ship.tar to CODE
– Add CSC_OXA_I8530OXAAMF1_1053499_REV00_user_low_ship.tar to CSC
– Add GT-I8530_EUR_XX_8G to PIT

Step 5. Now click the Start button in Odin Application. The installation process should begin now and would take some time to complete the firmware update process.

Once the device is rebooted and you can see the android logo on your device screen, you should have I8530XXAMF1 firmware with Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean for Galaxy Beam installed on your device. Now you can enjoy the latest Android 4.1.2 Firmware features on your Samsung Galaxy Beam I8530.

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