July 28, 2014

DOWNLOAD/INSTALL ANDROID 4.4.2 KITKAT UPDATE ON GALAXY S4 MINI I9190

DOWNLOAD/INSTALL ANDROID 4.4.2 KITKAT UPDATE ON GALAXY S4 MINI I9190
Today we are going to show you how you can install android 4.4.2 kitkat update on GALAXY S4 MINI I9190 (official android 4.4.2 kitkat update) by following simple step by step instructions.The process is very simple and takes a few minutes to install android 4.4.2 kitkat update on your GALAXY S4 MINI I9190 smartphone.

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Android 4.4.2 on Galaxy S4 Mini I9190
This guide is only for Galaxy S4 Mini I9190 . Don’t try this method on any of other Android devices, It may hard brick your device. if you found any difficulty or needed any help/advice in updating your device you can comment down below the post.

Before you begin with the instructions below :

1.Make sure your android device is adequately charged — at least 50% battery of the device.

2.Check Device Model No — It must be I9190

3.Backup Your Device — Back up important data and stuff before you start playing around here as there are chances you might lose your apps and app-data (app settings, game progress, etc.), and in rare case, files on the internal memory, too.

4.Install Latest Driver — You must have proper and working driver installed on your windows computer to be able to successfully update your Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini I9190.

STEP BY STEP ANDROID 4.4.2 INSTALL GUIDE :

STEP 1: Download and Extract the firmware file :  I9190XXUCNG1_I9190SERCNG1_SER.zip on your computer (we recommend you to use 7zip or Winrar for extracting file )
File Name : I9190XXUCNG1_I9190SERCNG1_SER.zip
Size : 853 mb
CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD

STEP 2: Now Download Odin zip file  and Extract it on your computer.
File Name : Odin3_v3.09.rar
Size : 800 kb

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD

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STEP 3: Disconnect the Galaxy S4 Mini I9190 from PC if it is connected.


STEP 4: Double-click the Odin3 v3.09.exe file to open Odin.

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STEP 5: Boot your Galaxy S4 Mini I9190 into Download Mode
Power off your phone device.
Press and hold these 3 Volume Down + Power + Home buttons together until you see Warning! screen
Press Volume Up now to continue to Download Mode

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STEP 6: Connect your Galaxy S4 Mini I9190 to PC. Odin window will show an Added!! message in bottom left box. Odin’s screen would look like this:

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STEP 7: Load the firmware file into Odin as instructed below:
Click on the AP button In Odin and select the firmware file with the extention : tar.md5 file . Your Odin window should look something like the screenshot below:

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STEP 8: Now in the Option section of Odin, make sure that Re-Partition box is unchecked. (Auto Reboot and F. Reset Time boxes remain checked, while all other boxes remain unchecked.)

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STEP 9: Now click on the Start button in ODIN to begin flashing stock firmware on your Galaxy S4 Mini I9190. Installation process will take a few minutes to complete.

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STEP 10: When you get PASS! message in Odin Window, your phone will restart automatically. You can then disconnect your phone from PC.

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STEP 11: Once you get the Samsung logo on the home screen, you can unplug the device from the computer and close Odin.

That's all :)..You have Successfully update you galaxy s4 mini i9190 to android 4.4.2 kitkat.

If this guide worked for you then please leave a comment below, this will help the fellow Galaxy S4 Mini I9190 users.