Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 P3100 received the first Jelly Bean (Android 4.1.1) update to two weeks ago. While the previous update started rolling out from India, this time the Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 P3100 users have been chosen by Samsung to be blessed with the first Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean firmware update. In fact, the new update has already started rolling out and you can get it via Samsung Kies and on-device software update feature. You can check for the OTA update from Setting> About> Software Update.
In case you are not from France, or if you are unable to get the OTA update to Android 4.1.2 on your Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 P3100 because you have rooted it or for some other reason, you can still update your device to the latest version of Samsung’s Jelly Bean update version 4.1.2. In fact, the firmware released for France is an Unbranded one, therefore it can be flashed on any Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 (model number GT-P3100) across the globe that is not locked to a mobile operator/carrier. It is a multi-CSC firmware that contains the CSC (Consumer Software Customization) for the following countries: Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Spain, and the United Kingdom. The users of these countries can easily change the CSC of their Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 P3100 and enjoy future firmware updates for their country.
Android 4.1.2 JB Update Features:
The Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean firmware for the Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 P3100 is definitely the most advanced version of firmware for the device and brings many new features and improvements to this awesome device. Having updated your Tab, you will be able to enjoy the new Notification Panel with editable shortcuts, two homescreen modes, new multi-tasking layouts, smoother performance, better battery life, new settings panel, improvements in the calendar and many others.
Firmware Details and Download:
- PDA: P3100XXCLL2
- CSC: P3100XEFCLK1
- Version: Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean
- Date: December 17, 2012
- Regions: Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Spain, United Kingdom
How to Install Android 4.1.2 ROM on Tab 2 7.0 P3100:
Having downloaded the firmware file, you will naturally wish to install it safely on your Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 P3100. We have written a very easy tutorial that will help you make the installation procedure smooth-going. If you are new to such things, download the firmware file from this post and read our tutorial on flashing Android 4.1.1 firmware on the Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 P3100.
How to Root Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 P3100 on Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean Firmware.
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