P3113UECLK7 4.1.1 Jelly Bean Official Kies/OTA Update on Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 GT-P3113 Rolling

The Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7-inch in the United States and Canada now  joins the fun of the Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean upgrade. The latest Android 4.1.1 firmware build  P3113UECLK7 is now available rolling via OTA (Over the Air) or Samsung Kies software update tool. The P3113UECLK7 software update will now features the Google Now apps that users never had it before from 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich.  This is an update from the tablets earlier 4.0.4 OS version with build numbers – P3113UEBLH2, P3113UEBLH1, P3113UEBLG5 and P3113UEBLG2. This 4.1.1 update also hits the Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 GT-P5113, since its been already announced earlier in December by Samsung.

Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 Jelly Bean Upgrade

Software Update: P3113UECLK7 Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean

Device: Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 GT-P3113 Wi-Fi
Country: United States
Baseband: P3113UECLK7
Android version: 4.1.1 (Jelly Bean)

Country: Canada
Baseband: P3113UECLK7
Android version: 4.1.1 (Jelly Bean)

How to Manually Install P3113UECLK7 stock ROM

This guide is for advance users only, those who have rooted and installed with modified firmware on their Galaxy Tab 2 GT-P3113 and having issues updating via OTA or Kies. Ordinary users may only update via OTA or Kies and do not use this method, for your Galaxy Tab 2 still runs with official firmware and you can simply update without facing any issues.

Disclaimer: Though this method is proven safe but you may use this guide solely at your own risk!

– Make sure the battery is fully charge
– Make a back-up copy of all important files stored from your device.
– If you came from custom ROM and wants to restore back your Galaxy Tab 2 to completely stock, perform wipe data via custom recovery first to avoid bootloop issues.
– If you installed Samsung’s Kies software, make sure it is closed and not running on system tray.
– Use the supplied USB cable of your Galaxy Tab 2, failures in flashing is caused by a bad USB cable.

Grab Odin3_v3.07 Odin3_v3.07 link
Install the USB Driver: download

Download the original P3113UECLK7 stock firmware
U.S.A.P3113UECLK7_P3113XARCLK7_XAR.zip link
Canada – P3113UECLK7_P3113XACCLK7_XAC.zip link

1. Extract or “unzip” the downloaded firmware

2. Set the Galaxy Tab 2 into Download Mode
Turn it off, then press and hold down the “Power and Volume DOWN ” buttons at the same time. Press the “Volume UP” to get into download mode. Don’t connect the tablet into the computer yet.
3. Extract and Run Odin flasher tool.
4. In Odin’s checkboxes options, DO NOT Check the “Re-partition” , just leave “Auto-Reboot and F-Reset Time” mark checked.
5. In Odin, click the PDA button. Select the P3113UECLK7_P3113XARCLK7.tar.md5 file you extracted.
6. Plug the tablet to PC USB connection. In Odin, under ID:COM will turn to yellow and shows the current com port you Galaxy Tab 2 connected to. If you don’t see this and Odin doesn’t responds it means the device is not connected yet, just try another USB port or USB cable.
7. Click the START button.
8. Wait until it’s finishes flashing. Once it’s done, the tablet will just reboot.

And then your tablet’s software update info will goes like this.

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