Install N8000XXUDNH2 Galaxy Note 10.1 N8000 4.4.2 Update Firmware

An update to Android 4.4.2 with firmware build number N8000XXUDNH2 on Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 GT-N8000 is hitting in select countries that did not receive the official 4.4.2 update yet. Even though the 4.4.2 update has been rolled out for a quite some time now, there are still among Galaxy Note 10.1 N8000 users in other countries did not see the 4.4.2 update and still runs on 4.1.2. For those who might know the first official 4.4.2 update took place in Germany dubbed with firmware build number N8000XXUDNE4 then followed in Asian countries with firmware build number N8000XXUDNE5. There was this N8000XXUDNF1 that was reportedly being pulled out and then  came around N8000XXUDNH2.

The N8000XXUDNH2 4.4.2 update is not seen arriving in most part of European countries, just see the list below to learn which countries have had received the said 4.4.2 update.

Firmware build details of the 4.4.2 KitKat N8000XXUDNH2:

Device Name: Galaxy Note 10.1
Model number: GT-N8000
Android Version: 4.4.2
Baseband Version: N8000XXUDNH2
Kernel Version: 3.4.0-2451885
Build Number: KOT49H.N8000XXUDNH2
AP: N8000XXUDNH2
CSC: N8000OXEDNH1
CP: N8000XXUDNH2

Changes on 4.4.2 Update:

· shortcut icons on the lock screen
· S Note
· Gallery, e.t.c
· Multiple widgets
· White status bar

The stock firmware below is only for those who did not get this update through ‘OTA’ over-the-air or even Kies and had faced issues like “Software Update Failed” or “This device is not supported with kies” and any similar errors. So again, if you want to have the 4.4.2 KitKat update installed on your Galaxy Note 10.1 N8000 just simply grab the 4.4.2 N8000XXUDNH2 stock firmware from the sources below, for this is your other last resort. One more thing, the 4.4.2 update now equipped with a secured

Upgrade Galaxy Note 10.1 GT-N8000 to Official Android 4.4.2 KitKat via N8000XXUDNH2 Stock Firmware Odin Flashing method

Disclaimer: This method are used by Android developers and advanced users only. If ever this is your first time heard about this procedure, please make a careful research first before proceeding. We shall not be held any responsibility if anything happens to your device from using this guide. Proceed at your own risk!

Warning: This stock ROM is only compatible for Galaxy Note 10.1 N8000  with GT-N8000 (international version)  specific model only. Do not ever try to use this firmware on other Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 variants.

FAQS:
Q: Will I lose root once installed the N8000XXUDNH2  update?
A: Yes, this will restore your device into official firmware.
Q: Can I install root again once upgraded to N8000XXUDNH2 4.4.2 KitKat version?
A: Yes, this firmware build can be rooted, but be aware about the new KNOX security platform hidden inside the system that  completely voids the warranty of your device once gets tripped by means of rooting or installing any custom recovery. This sets “KNOX warranty Void: 0×1 from 0×0? (You can see this when you set your device in download mode). This cannot be reset by any hacking method.

Download  the Original N8000XXUDNH2 Stock Firmware:

List of N8000XXUDNH2 Stock Firmware:

Cyprus (Vodafone) – CYV_N8000XXUDNH2 Download (link)
Spain (Vodafone) -ATL_N8000XXUDNH2 Download (link)
Kazakhstan – SKZ_N8000XXUDNH2 Download (link)
Poland (T-mobile) – TPL_N8000XXUDNH2 Download (link)
Russia – SER_N8000XXUDNH2 Download (link)
Russia (MegaFon) – MGF_N8000XXUDNH2 Download (link)
Ukraine – RTL_N8000XXUDNH2 Download (link)
Uzbekistan – CAC_N8000XXUDNH2 Download (link)
Ukraine (Kyivstar) – SEK_N8000XXUDNH2 Download (link)

Prerequisites:

Before you proceed prepare these necessary things as follows so you’ll not screwed-up your phone:
– Create a back-up all your personal data, like: Contacts, Messages, Applications, Pictures and Videos, so that you will not lost it just in-case something might went wrong after the update.
– Make sure that your Galaxy Note 10.1 N8000 battery is fully charged to ensure stability and to get rid pf power failure issues while updating.
– Close all softwares, such as KIES suite, Antivirus, firewalls, to prevent the possible conflict.
– Prepare a personal computer or laptop with Windows OS.

Stock Firmware 4.4.2 N8000XXUDNH2 Odin Flashing Procedure:

Odin downloader –  Odin3_v3.09 
USB Driver – Drivers are here

1) Extract the downloaded N8000XXUDNH2 firmware or stock ROM. Use winzip, 7zip, winrar or any decompressing program you have in your computer.
2) Run Odin3_v3.09 flasher program.
3) Just click on the PDA button then select and load the N8000XXUDNH2  firmware.
‘N8000XXUDNH2_N8000OXEDNH2_Home.tar.md5′
DO NOT check ‘Re-Partition’ option.
leave these checked: Auto Reboot and F.Reset Time check-boxes.
4) Reboot the Galaxy Note 10.1 N8000  into Download Mode: Turn it Off first. Now Press and hold the Volume Down, HOME and Power ON button at the same time). You will then presented into a “Warning Message” screen, just press the Volume Up to continue. Once the Android robot and a “Downloading” message appears.
5) Connect USB data cable to Phone. The ID:COM box will highlight and turn to a bluish color when the phone is properly connected and already recognized with Odin.
6) Tick the ‘START’ button when all is set and ready to begin flashing.
7) DO NOT Interrupt, touch nor do anything when the phone is already in flashing progress mode. You’ll messed up the phone if you accidentally interfere the installation. Wait until a word “PASS” appears on the left side of the Odin screen, it is an indication that the installation successfully completes. (If you get failed errors, check the USB connection condition, repeat the whole process)
8.Wait until the phone completely reboots, then unplug it from PC.
Do factory reset again after flashing.
This is only optional just in-case you’ll experience bootloop and lag issues after flashing.
Press and hold Volume Up+ Home+Power button, then select the Wipe Data/Factory Reset, to gain a fresh firmware installed.

Root N8000XXUDNH2 4.4.2

If you want to root the root guide is here http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=2767314

First Step Root Using PhilZ CWM
1.) Download Odin
2.) PhilZ CWM Advanced Editition 6.41.6-n8000.tar.md5
3.) Open Odin v3.09
Reboot tablet in Download Mode (press and hold Power + Volume Down buttons)
Connect tablet and wait until you get a blue sign in Odin
Add the philz_touch_6.41.6-n8000.tar.md5 file to AP / PDA
Make sure re-partition is NOT ticked
Click the start button, and your tablet will reboot
4.) Boot your phone in Recovery Mode (Press and Hold Power Button + Volume Up)
in CWM go to Philz Settings > Re-Root System (SuperSU)
5.) Reboot your tablet and download SuperSU apps in PlayStore

2nd Step Root Using PhilZ CWM
1.) Download Odin
2.) PhilZ CWM Advanced edition 6.41.6-n8000.tar.md5
3.) Download SuperSU v1.99 and Push it to your Internal or externally SD Card
4.) Open Odin v3.09
Reboot tablet in Download Mode (press and hold Power + Volume Down buttons)
Connect tablet and wait until you get a blue sign in Odin
Add the philz_touch_6.41.6-n8000.tar.md5 file to AP / PDA
Make sure re-partition is NOT ticked
Click the start button, and your tablet will reboot
5.) Boot your tablet in Recovery Mode (Press and Hold Power Button + Volume Up)
in CWM go to Install Zip > Choose zip and locate SuperSU v1.99 and flash it… Reboot

That’s all! Just let me know if you have something to mention.