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Update Galaxy Grand Duos GT-I9082 with Android 4.2.2 XXUBMF2 Firmware

Android 4.2.2 XXUBMF2 official Firmware is available now for the Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos GT-I9082 android smartphone. This one is the official firmware from the Samsung Electronics with lots of new features and bug fixes. You can manually update your Galaxy Grand Duos GT-I9082 with Android 4.2.2 XXUBMF2 Firmware with the helps of ODIN flash tool. Galaxy Grand DUOS GT-I9082 is the latest device from Samsung with 8MP camera, 5” TFT LCD WVGA (480×800) resolution display and a 1.2GHz dual-core processor. The new firmware come with some new features such as transparent notification bar, Smart Stay, Light effect by unlocking, Page Buddy and Daydream and more.

So if you have the Galaxy Grand Duos GT-I9082 with Android 4.1.2 now you can update your device with the latest official firmware. Note that this is the Official firmware released by Samsung and is not a beta or custom ROM firmware and after the update your device you will not lose your warranty. Below is the guide which will helps you to update your device with the latest Android 4.2.2 XXUBMF2 Firmware.

Update Galaxy Grand Duos GT-I9082 with Android 4.2.2 XXUBMF2 Firmware

Update Galaxy Grand Duos GT-I9082 with Android 4.2.2 XXUBMF2 Firmware

But before following the below mention guide do take the backup of your device, here is our full guide to take the backup of your mobile app, contacts, SMS, call logs. Once the backup is complete on your device save the backup file in some safe place and after that download the latest Drivers for Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos GT-I9082 from here and instal it on your desktop. Now you hvae to enable the USB debuggin mode on your device, read the guide here how to enable USB debugging mode. After following these steps on your Grans Duos and desktop follow the update process from below.

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

How to Update Galaxy Grand Duos GT-I9082 with Android 4.2.2 XXUBMF2 Official Firmware

Step 1. First download the Android 4.2.2 XXUBMF2 Firmware on your desktop and extract the same on your desktop to update you device.

Step 2. Download the ODIN flash tool from here, you hvae to use this application on your desktop to flash the update on your Galaxy Grand Duos GT-I9082.

Step 3. Now both the files are downloaded on your desktop, turn off your Galaxy Grand Duos GT-I9082 and boot up in download mode. (Press and hold Home + Power + Volume down buttons)

Step 4. Once your device in download mode, connect the phone with your computer via YSB cable and run the ODIN application on your desktop. Now you will see the blue sign in Odin screen, that mean your phone is connected successful and ready to update.

Step 5. Now select the below mention file on the ODIN screen from the Downloaded firmware. The files you download on Step 1.

– Add CODE_I9082XXUBMF2_871997_REV05_user_mid_noship.tar.md5 to CODE
- Add CSC_OXA_I9082OXABMF2_871997_REV05_user_mid_noship.tar.md5 to CSC
- Add MODEM_I9082XXUBMF2_REV05.tar.md5 to MODEM
- Add baffin.pit to PIT

And Make sure re-partition is NOT ticked on the ODIN application.

Step 6. Now hit the Start button from the ODIN app screen to start the update process.

Once the update process is complete on your Galaxy Grand Duos GT-I9082, your phone will restart and soon you will see a PASS message with green background on ODIN screen. Now disconnect your device and enjoy the latest firmware on your device. In case at the time of restart your device stuck on Android loop or stuck on Android boot screen, than follow this guide to come out of Android loop.

Source- Sammobile

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  • Diepak Talwalker

    Dear Sir/ Madam,

    After flawlessly & seamlessly updating/ upgrading to Android 4.2.2, I9082XXUBMGA from 4.1.2, battery of
    my Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos GT-I9082 GSM Handset is draining at faster (almost double) rate while logged on to 3G/ WIFI or also without. I am facing Auto-Brightness & Extreme Battery Drain / Slow Charging
    for my Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos GT-I9082.

    If at all possible, please help as there is absolutely no other problem whatsoever of any kind.

    Thanking you,

    Yours truly,

    Diepak S. Talwalker
    India