Now the users of Galaxy Note 8.0 N5100 can update their device with latest Android 4.4.2 KitKat update. Samsung has started releasing this update over on Samsung KIES and OTA. This is an official update and you don’t require root to install this update manually. Follow this simple guide and learn how to install Galaxy Note 8.0 N5100 To XXDNG2 Android 4.4.2 KitKat official firmware.
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- First backup all your contacts, call logs and SMS.
- Enable USB debugging mode from Settings->Applications->Development->USB debugging in your device.
- Install latest Galaxy Note 8.0 N5100 drives on your computer.
Galaxy Note 8.0 XXDNG2 Android 4.4.2 Firmware Details
Model name: GALAXY Note 8.0
Version: Android 4.4.2
Build date: Fri, 04 Jul 2014 07:13:10 +0000
Product Code: SER
How To Update Galaxy Note 8.0 N5100 To XXDNG2 Android 4.4.2 KitKat Official Firmware
2.Now enter into download mode by pressing and holding volume up+volume down and power buttons together.
3.After pressing buttons the device shows the Samsung logo or the Android Robo, Press Power again to confirm to enter into Download Mode.
5.Now open ODIN on your computer and connect Galaxy Note 8.0 N5100 to your computer while the device is in the download Mode.
6.If your phone is connected successfully, one of the ID:COM boxes will turn yellow with the COM port number.
7.Click on “AP” / “PDA” to select the firmware file and then click on “Start” button to start the process of firmware update.
8.After successful flash/install the firmware the device will restart. Unplug the phablet from your computer. It usually take 5 min time to boot after the firmware update.
For the confirmation go to Settings>>About phablet to verify the firmware update.