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It is a big news that you can now Update Galaxy Star Pro S7262 with Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean official firmware. Even though Samsung has not provided any features upgrade to Galaxy Star Pro, it has fixed the bugs which are seen in the previous version. For the users who are waiting for KitKat upgrade, it is a good time to upgrade your phone to new OS. As always we say something is better than nothing, go with the present update rather than waiting for Kitkat. The upgrade comes with few major and minor bug fixes including boost of RAM utilization which brings a great change in performance. You should note that the firmware works only on Galaxy Star Pro S7262 variant. If you interested in updating your phone with Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean OS, get started with the prerequisites to safeguard your phone.

Prerequisites

Samsung USB Drivers

The phone is to be connected with a PC. For the PC to detect your phone, you should install Samsung USB drivers. If you have already installed them, ignore this message. Else, go through the below link to download Samsung USB Drivers.

Get Samsung USB Drivers

Backup Important Data

It is great thing that you are done with installation of USB drivers. We know, it is mandatory to make a backup of important data on phone before we root/install ROMs. It may be an official or unofficial update, if anything goes wrong during installation, it wipes the entire data. So, backup is recommended while updating an Android phone. If you are not sure about what to backup and how to backup? take a look below:

  • Backup Apps, Wanna know how? Check this >> How To Backup Android Apps ?
  • Backup SMS Messages, Wanna know how? Make use of SMS Backup & Restore App
  • Backup Contacts, Mail data, Google Data, Wanna know how?, Just sync them with Google Sync.
  • Backup Call Logs, Wanna know how? Make use of Call Logs Backup & Restore Android App   
  • Backup phone settings like Access Points, GPRS Settings, Connectivity Settings. Wanna know how? Note them on a paper or something.

Few More Prerequisites

  • You have already installed USB drivers on your computer. Even though if your phone fails to detect the PC, make sure that whether you have enabled USB debugging on your Android phone. The path to enable it varies for different versions of Android operating systems like Jelly Bean, Ice Cream Sandwich, Gingerbread.
  • Double check your device model before you get started with the installation. If you install non compatible ROM on your phone, it may brick the operating system. So, make sure that your phone model matches with the model we mention in the article.
  • Make sure the phone’s battery is at least 75% full to ensure that it should not run out of battery while installing the ROM.
  • Download all the required files listed in the downloads section and keep them in a folder to be handy for you.

If you have completed all the above steps, you can now continue with installation process which is a bit typical. Make sure that complete every step in an orderly manner.

Downloads Required

Android 4.1.2 JellyBean Firmware Package

Odin V3.09

How To Update Galaxy Star Pro S7262 With Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean

Things To Remember:

Disclaimer: The Custom ROM’s, Firmware, Software, Applications, Mods and any other tools shared/mentioned in this article belongs to their respective developers. Neither our team nor the developers are responsible to any losses that occur to your device while installation. So, you are suggested to continue with the tutorial at your own risk. Think before you act.

Warning: Make sure that you double check the model name/number we mention in the article. Attempting to install the firmware on any other model may brick the OS. 

Step-By-Step Tutorial

Step 1: Download the Android 4.1.2 JellyBean Firmware package from the downloads section to your computer and unzip the package.

Step 2: Download the ODIN V3.09 tool to update Galaxy Star Pro with Android 4.1.2 JellyBean official firmware. Update Galaxy Star Pro S7262 With Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean Official Firmware Step 3: Turn off your device and enter the OS download mode by pressing and holding Home+Power+Volume Down Buttons. Press the power button again to confirm entering into download mode.

Step 4: Once the phone enters the download mode, launch ODIN on computer and connect the phone to PC using a USB cable. If the connection is successful, you can see one of the ID:COM section turns Yellow/Green.

Step 5: You have to choose the firmware files to be flashed on the phone. Follow the below steps to choose them:

Click on AP and choose the file with word CODE in its name

Click on Phone and choose the file with word MODEM in its name

Click on CSC and choose the file with word CSC in its name

Note: If you find any of the buttons missing from the ODIN, download older version of odin i.e., ODIN V3.07 from the same source mentioned in the downloads section.

Step 6: In the ODIN interface, make sure you check Auto Reboot and F:Reset options. Also check Re-Partition option if you choose PIT file from the package.

Step 7: Once you are done, click Start button in the ODIN. The ODIN starts flashing the firmware on the phone which takes some time.

Step 8: After few minutes, the installation completes rebooting the phone. Once the home screen appears, you can unplug the device from the USB. That’s all. Your phone is now running on Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean.

To check whether the Android firmware is updated, go to Settings>>About Phone, there you can find the firmware version as JellyBean 4.1.2.

If you face any problems during installation, feel free to drop your words in the comments section. We will be glad to help you.