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Update Galaxy S2 LTE I9210 to XXLPJ Android 4.0.4 ICS Official Firmware

Galaxy S2 LTE I9210 users can now update their phones to the latest XXLPJ Android 4.0.4 ICS official firmware. It is available via Samsung KIES or if not, your can always depend on us on a tutorial on how to download and install XXLPJ Android 4.0.4 ICS firmware manually on your Galaxy S2 LTE. Remember, this is an official firmware update by Samsung, not a custom ROM. It is completely unbranded with no carrier bits or apps. You can easily install XXLPJ Android 4.0.4 ICS on Galaxy S2 LTE I9210 using the tutorial given below.

As you continue reading below, we will guide you through the entire process of how to update Galaxy S2 LTE I9210 to XXLPJ Android 4.0.4 ICS using ODIN. Make sure you create a backup of all your important data and personal apps. We don’t want you to lose anything during the installation process. Let’s continue with the tutorial below.

Galaxy S2 LTE

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Android 4.0.4 XXLPJ Firmware Details:

PDA: I9210XXLPJ
CSC: I9210COVLP5
Version: 4.0.4
Date: 2012-11-01
Regions: Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Spain, United Kingdom

Make sure you have installed all your USB drivers for the Samsung Galaxy S II LTE to connect it with the computer. Download Samsung Galaxy S2 LTE 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 phone with the PC. See here: How to Enable USB Debugging.

2. Your phone battery should be 80-85% charged. If your phone goes off suddenly because of battery, during flashing ROMs or installing mods and updates — your phone 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 Note backup data to HTC One X.

4. Your phone 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 S2 LTE I9210 to XXLPJ Android 4.0.4 ICS official stock 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.

18 Comments

  • I just updated with the steps shown in this page and IT WORKS!! nevertheless… PLEASE TEAM ANDROID TELL ME HOW TO ROOT MY ICS I9210 because i cannot install apps!! I hope you can help me! Thanks a lot

  • I really need your help on how to root the phone. There are some know issues about the chip, that bricks the phone. We need a special kernel without losing the softkeys.
    Please help Teamandroid! Be our Santa Claus! 🙂

  • hi team Android. thanks for writing this guide, unfortunately it doesn’t work for me. the first file I download has a tar.md5 file in it, and none of the files in that has the word code or modem in their name. would super appreciate any advice!

      • hi Haris

        so i tried to flash the ROM and got stuck at boot.img (MODEM stage). I disconnected the cable, now i have “Firmware upgrade encountered an issue. Please select recovery mode in Kies and try again”.

        New problem is that i can not connect to Kies, Kies wont recognize my phone. I can not put in in download mode anymore, if i try, i get the same screen ” Firmware upgrade encountered ……”

        I tried to flash again with Odin, phone connects but still stuck at the same point boot.img at MODEM stage.

        Can you help me recover my phone ? I am afraid i lost it for ever …..

        Thanks a lot !

  • hi,

    so i tried to flash the ROM and got stuck at boot.img (MODEM stage). I disconnected the cable, now i have “Firmware upgrade encountered an issue. Please select recovery mode in Kies and try again”.

    New problem is that i can not connect to Kies, Kies wont recognize my phone. I can not put in in download mode anymore, if i try, i get the same screen ” Firmware upgrade encountered ……”

    I tried to flash again with Odin, phone connects but still stuck at the same point boot.img at MODEM stage.

    Can anyone help me recover my phone ? I am afraid i lost it for ever …..

    Thanks a lot !

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