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Update Galaxy Note 10.1 N8000 to XWALG7 Android 4.0.4 Official Firmware

Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 is not even released in the market yet, but we have the first builds of the Android 4.0.4 XWALG7 for Galaxy Note 10.1, thanks to SamMobile. This is an official firmware without any custom mods or tweaks.  It has been released for regions: Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Spain, United Kingdom.

Android 4.1 is not yet officially announced for the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1, but we are guessing it will be released soon. In this tutorial, we will guide you through the entire process of how to install Android 4.0.4 XWALG7 firmware in Galaxy Note 10.1 with all the steps required to do so. Please make sure you backup your data as it will be all wiped clean.

Update Galaxy Note 10.1 N8000 to XWALG7 Android 4.0.4 Official Firmware 7

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 😉

Android 4.0.4 XWALG7 Firmware Details:

Version: 4.0.4
Date: 2012-07-21
Regions: Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Spain, United Kingdom

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 update Galaxy Note 10.1 N8000 to XWALG7 Android 4.0.4 firmware.

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Haris Nadeem

He lives on everything Android; has countless devices, apps and games to play with everyday. Currently serving as the Chief Editor at Team Android.

1 Comment

  • i need help fast dude.. please!!
    my android isn’t lunching anymore!!
    when you are online please talk to me here..
    i will wait you..
    ps: please dont delete my post again. 🙁

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