The Galaxy Note 10.1 is Samsung’s current tablet flagship. The device was launched in August 2012 and sports 10.1″ WXGA(1280×800) LCD display, 1.4 GHz Exynos Quad-Core Processor, 5 Megapixel Auto Focus front Camera with LED Flash, 2 GB RAM, and a 7,000mAh battery. It was released with Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) out of the box which was upgraded to Android 4.1.1 about a month ago. And now Samsung has started the Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean firmware roll out for the Galaxy Note 10.1 GT-N8000 (3G+WiFi).
The Galaxy Note 10.1 users in Germany are the first to get the Android 4.1.2 update and it will be pushed to other countries very soon. The new update is already available in Germany and can be availed via Kies or Over-the-Air. To upgrade your firmware via Kies, Open Kies -> Select Tools -> Select Firmware Upgrade and Initialization -> Enter Model “GT-N8000″. You can also receive the update on your device itself: Settings> About> Software Update.
In case you want to update your device manually, you can download the complete firmware from below and install it using the Odin method. Note that the released firmware is for unbranded Galaxy Note 10.1 model number GT-N8000 only. Therefore it can be installed on any unlocked Galaxy Note 10.1 regardless of country or region.
The changelog or the screenshots of the Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean update for the Galaxy Tab 10.1 N8000 is not available yet and we shall update the post as soon as it is available. Here are the details of the firmware though. It is a multi CSC firmware and contains the CSC codes for the countries listed below. The users out of Germany can change the CSC of their device to receive the future OTA updates.
Download Firmware: N8000XXCMB2_N8000RBTCMB2_DBT.zip
More 4.1.2 JB firmwares for Galaxy Note 10.1 N8000 have been added lately. You can download from below:
Hungary (T-mobile): N8000XXCMB3_N8000TMHCMB1_TMH.zip
Czech Republic: N8000XXCMA2_N8000OXXCMA1_XEZ.zip
Hong Kong: N8000ZSBMB1_N8000OZSBMB1_TGY.zip
Brazil (TIM): N8000UBCMA2_N8000ZTMCMA2_ZTM.zip
United Kingdom (O2): N8000XXCMB3_N8000O2UCMB3_O2U.zip
Nordic countries: N8000XXCMA2_N8000OXXCMA1_NEE.zip
Germany (E-Plus): N8000XXCMC1_N8000EPLCMC1_EPL.zip
United Arab Emirates: N8000XXCMA2_N8000OJVCMA1_XSG.zip
Bulgaria (MTL): N8000XXCMB3_N8000MTLCMB1_MTL.zip
Saudi Arabia: N8000XXCMA2_N8000OJVCMA1_KSA.zip
Italy (TIM): N8000XXCMA2_N8000TIMCMA1_TIM.zip
Download the firmware file from above and follow the steps in this installation tutorial.