How to Update Samsung Galaxy S4 Active with I9295XXUAMF5 Android 4.2.2 Firmware

The first new official I9295XXUAMF5 Android 4.2.2 Firmware is available for Samsung Galaxy S4 Active i9295 smartphone. Samsung Galaxy S4 Active is the new smartphone from Samsung electronics with some awesome features such as Dust and Water Resistant proof, powered with Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 CPU clocked at 1.9GHz, Adreno 320 GPU, 2GB of RAM and 8 mega pixel camera. Now the new firmware is released for the Samsung Galaxy S4 Active I9295 users, the new firmware has some new improvement and you can instal it from OTA. But you can also update your Samsung Galaxy S4 Active I9295 manually. Here is the complete guide to update your device with latest I9295XXUAMF5 Android 4.2.2 Firmware. And yes applying this firmware manually won’t void the warranty in any manner. it is a official firmware from Samsung and only for the Samsung Galaxy S4 Active United Kingdom devices.

Update Samsung Galaxy S4 Active with I9295XXUAMF5 Android 4.2.2 Firmware

Update Samsung Galaxy S4 Active with I9295XXUAMF5 Android 4.2.2 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.

Samsung Galaxy S4 Active I9295XXUAMF5 Android 4.2.2 Firmware details:-

Model: GT-I9295
Country: United Kingdom
Version: Android 4.2.2
Changelist: 820806
Build date: Fri, 14 Jun 2013 07:40:04 +0000
Product Code: BTU


Before following this guide on your Samsung Galaxy S4 Active I9295 install the latest drivers on your Windows PC, without installing these drivers you can’t update you device manually. Follow the below mention steps on your PC and Samsung Galaxy S4 Active I9295 mobile phone, after that follow the below mention guide.


a) Take the Full Backup of your Android Apps, SMS, Contacts, Call Logs, Bookmarks. So if you lost some of your data in the root 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.

Guide to Update Samsung Galaxy S4 Active with I9295XXUAMF5 Android 4.2.2 Firmware

Step 1. Download  9295XXUAMF5 Android 4.2.2 Firmware and Odin from here to your computer. After that extract both the files on your desktop to follow the next steps.

Step 2. Now turn off your Samsung Galaxy S4 Active mobile phone. Now you have to turn on your mobile on download mode, so you can flash the official firmware on your device. To do this To do this Press and hold Home + Power + Volume down buttons and when a triangle appears on the phone screen. after that hit the Power button again to continue to enter Download Mode.

Step 3. Now you Galaxy S 4 Active is on download mode, now connect your device with PC via USB cable. Once the phone is connected your PC run the ODIN application on desktop.

Step 4. Now from the ODIN app screen click the PDA button and browse the I9295XXUAMF5 Android 4.2.2 Firmware file that you downloaded above on Step 1. Make sure re-partition is NOT ticked on the ODIN application.

Step 5. After that hit the Start button form the Application screen, now the the update process is start on your device and this will take some time.

Once your device is rebooted and you can see the android logo on your device screen at this time you can disconnect your device form the computer. The reboot process will take some time, so no need to worry. That’s it, now you device is updated with the latest firmware, you can check it from the path “Settings > About Phone” where you will get to see the current firmware version as XXUAMF5 Jellybean 4.2.2.

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