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Install DDALI1 Android 4.1.1 OTA Firmware on Galaxy Note 10.1 N8000

Galaxy Note 10.1 N8000 can now be updated to DDALI1 Android 4.1.1 (India) OTA test firmware. Samsung launched this Android tablet last month with Android 4.0.4v ICS on it, but the official Jelly Bean firmware seems to be already in works and the first test firmware has made it online. You do not need to root Galaxy Note 10.1 or install a custom recovery. You can easily install DDALI1 Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean OTA on Galaxy Note 10.1 N8000 by following the easy tutorial below. However, you will need to install N8000DDALH1 as the base firmware first and then install the new I9300XXDLI3 Jelly Bean OTA firmware update.

As you continue reading this tutorial, we will guide you through the entire process of how to install DDALI1 Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean OTA firmware on Galaxy Note 10.1 N8000 with all the steps required to do so. Do read the tips we have given below and backup all your data. Let’s continue with the tutorial now.

Disclaimer: All the tools, mods or ROMs mentioned below belong to their respective owners/developers. We ( or the developers are not to be held responsible if you damage or brick your device. We don’t have you on gun point to try out this tutorial 😉

NOTE: Since this is a leaked firmware, make sure you know that after installing this firmware update, your can get FC errors, boot loops, several other bugs, apps might not work or worse, your phone might not boot. To fix, you will have to reinstall stock firmware.

Android 4.1.1 DDALI1 Firmware Details:

Base Firmware: N8000DDALI1 (4.1.1)
Region India
Country: India
Carrier: Unbranded
Build Date: 7th September 2012
Modem: DDALI1

Make sure you have installed all your USB drivers for the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 to connect it with the computer. Download Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 USB drivers! Apart from just the USB drivers, there are a few more things that you need to take care of.

1. You need to enable USB debugging mode. This helps to connect your Android tablet with the PC. See here: How to Enable USB Debugging.

2. Your tablet battery should be 80-85% charged. If your tablet goes off suddenly because of battery, during flashing ROMs or installing mods and updates — your tablet might go dead permanently. See here: How to Check Battery Percentage.

3. Backup all your important data that you might need as soon as your flash a new ROM, or make a backup for just in case, you never know when anything might go wrong. See below on how to backup data:

Data can also be backed up using Samsung KIES for their devices, but if you backup data manually, you get more options what top choose from and it is very easy to move data across Android devices from different manufacturers, i.e moving Samsung Galaxy S3 backup data to HTC One X.

4. Your tablet should be factory unlocked. Additional instructions for locked Android devices will be added in the tutorial for unlocking devices.

Now, let’s proceed with the tutorial on the next page and install DDALI1 Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean OTA firmware on Galaxy Note 10.1 N8000.