Samsung Galaxy S7562XXBMJ1 Android 4.0.4 ICS Firmware for Galaxy S Duos GT-S7562 [Complete Guide]
Samsung Galaxy S Duos GT-S7562 recently received the latest official XXBMJ1 Android 4.0.4 ICS firmware. The latest firmware build version is S7562XXBMJ1. The Galaxy S Duos is a mid range Galaxy Smartphone by Samsung, released back in the middle of 2012 with Android 4.0.4 ICS (Ice Cream Sandwich) and started received regular firmware update. Samsung is yet to release Jelly Bean firmware for Galaxy S Duos. If you own the device and not yet updated any latest firmware, then update this latest firmware using our simple tutorial below. The below guide will help you to download and install the S7562XXBMJ1 Android 4.0.4 ICS Firmware manually through Odin. You can also check latest available firmware for your device through OTA (over the air) from Settings-About Phone-Software Update.
As the Galaxy S Duos released with the Android 4.0.4 ICS, and not yet get Jelly Bean update, you can only expect few bug fixes and performance enhancement with this update. So, want to update your Galaxy S Duos S7562 to the latest XXBMJ1 Android 4.0.4 ICS firmware? To install in official way, either you can go for OTA update as mentioned above or download firmwarethrough the Samsung Kies utility. However, most of us prefer manual way to update officialfirmware. So, in this article you’ll find step by step manual guide to update the latest Android 4.0.4 XXBMJ1 firmware on your Galaxy S Duos S7562 through Odin.
Also Check: Samsung Galaxy S Duos GT-S7562 Full Specifications and Features
"The firmware is released only for the Samsung Galaxy S Duos GT-S7562 model, so don’t try this in any other android device. Check your device model number from Settings-About Phone. Also the tutorial is based on Windows PC. Follow all the pre-requisites, procedures and steps carefully to avoid breaking your phone".
Android 4.0.4 ICS S7562XXBMJ1 Official Firmware Download List
Samsung rolled out the firmware for the following countries. The firmware which are unbranded or not locked to any carrier, no matter of which country or region, can be flashed on any Galaxy S Duos GT-S7562 model.
United Arab Emirates: S7562XXBMJ1_S7562OJVBMK1_LYS.zip
Morocco (MWD): S7562XXBMJ1_S7562OJVBMJ2_MWD.zip
Saudi Arabia: S7562XXBMJ1_S7562OJVBMK1_WTL.zip
United Arab Emirates: S7562XXBMJ1_S7562OJVBMK1_XSG.zip
Pakistan (PAK): S7562XXBMJ1_S7562OJVBMJ2_PAK.zip
Saudi Arabia: S7562XXBMJ1_S7562OJVBMJ2_KSA.zip
Saudi Arabia (JED): S7562XXBMJ1_S7562OJVBMJ2_JED.zip
Philippines (Open Line): S7562XXBMJ1_S7562OLBBMJ1_XTC.zip
Philippines (Sun Cellular): S7562XXBMJ1_S7562OLBBMJ1_XTE.zip
New Zealand: NZC-S7562XXBMI1-20131120115…zip
Philippines (Globe): S7562XXBMJ1_S7562OLBBMJ1_GLB.zip
Philippines (Smart): S7562XXBMJ1_S7562OLBBMJ1_SMA.zip
[Firmware for rest of the countries and carrier will be added here when available]
Previous Firmware Builds
New Zealand: NZC-S7562XXBMI1-20131120115…zip
Saudi Arabia (JED): JED-S7562XXBMD6-20131127143…zip
Saudi Arabia (KSA): KSA-S7562XXBMD6-20131127143…zip
Check battery percentage, your device should have at least 60% battery power
Turn on USB Debugging mode, go to Settings-Developer Options-USB Debugging
Backup important data and settings to external storage- follow this guide
Install USB driver for your device on your computer- Download Samsung USBDriver
Points to be noted:
If you are using any Custom ROM such as- CyanogenMod, Paranoid Android, AOKP, SLIM ROMs etc, then it’ll replaced by this official Stock ROM
Custom Recovery (CWM or TWRP Recovery) will be replaced by Stock Recovery
After flashing official firmware, your device will no longer belongs to rooted device. However you can root your device any time after flashing the firmware.
All the above pre-requisites are very important and must follow before proceed to installation guide. Hope you get all the above points. Now, go through the below tutorial to install Android 4.0.4 S7562XXBMJ1 official firmware on Galaxy S Duos S7562.
How to Install Android 4.0.4 ICS Official Firmware on Galaxy S Duos S7562 through Odin:
Download Android 4.0.4 XXBMJ1 Firmware for Galaxy S Duos S7562 from the above list
Download Odin 3.07
Switch off your phone and boot Galaxy S Duos S7562 into Download Mode by pressing and holding the Volume Down+Home+Power buttons (long press until the boot screen appear), now press Volume Up key to proceed to Download Mode.
Extract the downloaded Odin3.07 zip file and run the Odin3 v3.07.exe file as an administrator(Right click on the .exe file and click on Run as administrator)
Now connect your Galaxy S Duos S7562 to your computer via USB cable
In Odin3 screen, you should see a
number like “0:[COM7]” at ID:COM section and“Added!” text at the message box. This means your device has been detected by Odin3. COM Port
Make sure that, only the “Auto Reboot” and “F. Reset Time” options are checked.
Now, extract the downloaded firmware zip file, you’ll find a firmware file with extension.tar.md5
In Odin screen, click on PDA button and select the firmware file with .tar.md5 extension(The firmware file look something like: S7562XXDLJ5_S7562ODDDLI7_INU.tar.md5)
Now, click on the Start button to begin the installation process, wait few moments.
Once completed, you would see “PASS!” message in ID:COM port having green background
Your phone should automatically reboot after completion
You can now disconnect your phone from computer
Congrats! you have completed the tutorial to update Android 4.0.4 ICS official firmware on Galaxy S Duos GT-S7562. Hope you successfully done the update process. If you followed everything as mentioned in the above tutorial, then your Galaxy S Duos should now running on the latest Android 4.0.4 ICS build version XXBMJ1. You can confirm the firmware update details from Settings-About Phone. If you stuck in any point or find any issue with the download link, then feel free to contact with us using the comment form below.