I9100GXXLPY France and Germany Samsung Galaxy S II GT-I9100G Upgrade to Official ICS 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich Firmware

France and Germany Samsung Galaxy S II GT-I9100G both receives its latest firmware update I9100GXXLPY, an Android 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich upgrade packaged.

As Samsung already began rolling out the official ICS 4.0.4 for Galaxy S2 GT-I9100G user in some countries in Asia and Middle East, but its packed in ICS 4.0.3, except for China which also received a much higher version – 4.0.4 ICS.  Check out our list of firmware updates for other countries status.
Official firmware update for Samsung Galaxy S2 GT-I9100G

Here’s the firmware info:

France I9100GXXLPY_XEF ICS 4.0.4

Device: Samsung Galaxy S II GT-I9100G (unbranded)
Country:  France
Latest firmware: I9100GXXLPY/I9100GXEFLPY/I9100GXXLPV/I9100GXXLPY
Version: Android 4.0.4 Ice cream Sandwich
PDA: I9100GXXLPY
CSC: I9100GXEFLPY
MODEM: I9100GXXLPV
Kernel version: 3.0.8 se.infra@SEP-103 #2 SMP PREEMPT
Released: July 25, 2012 4:48:37 PM

Grab the original stock ROM:
GT-I9100G_XEF_I9100GXXLPY_I9100GXEFLPY_I9100GXXLPV

Germany I9100GXXLPY_DBT ICS 4.0.4

Device: Samsung Galaxy S II GT-I9100G (unbranded)
Country: Germany
Latest firmware: I9100GXXLPY/I9100GDBTLP3/I9100GXXLPV/I9100GXXLPY
Version: Android 4.0.4 Ice cream Sandwich
PDA: I9100GXXLPY
CSC: I9100GDBTLP3
MODEM: I9100GXXLPV
Kernel version: 3.0.8 se.infra@SEP-103 #2 SMP PREEMPT
Released: July 24, 2012 4:38:16 PM

Grab the original stock ROM:
GT-I9100G_DBT_I9100GXXLPY_I9100GDBTLP3_I9100GXXLPV

The I9100GXXLPY ICS 4.0.4 firmware build is already rolled out via Kies and again this update is only available if your in Germany and France.

How to install I9100GXXLPY stock firmware and upgrade Samsung Galaxy S2 GT-I9100G to Android ICS 4.0.4 (Ice Cream Sandwich)

This method is called manual flashing by using Odin downloader and the original stock firmware, for we can’t upgrade on kies or OTA anymore after installing unofficial firmware on our devices previously.

Download Odin Flasher and USB driver
Odin downloader Odin3_v3.07 link
USB Driver: Samsung USB Driver

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