Galaxy Note 2 SHV-E250K – Official Android 4.1.2 KKVMB1 Jelly Bean Firmware

The very popular Samsung Galaxy Note 2 SHV-E250K received yet another official update from Samsung: the Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean KKVMB1 firmware. This update has been released mainly in Korea but not worry as this update can be installed directly by flashing the firmware. The update brings with it some minor fixes and tweaks. This update can be installed directly through Samsung Kies or manually using ODIN. ODIN will flash the firmware directly into your phone.

Points to keep in mind before updating:

  • A full system backup should be made in the PC before attempting to update.
  • The USB debugging mode should be enabled.
  • This is an official update by Samsung. Rooted devices will lose root access after installing this update.
  • Charge your device fully before updating.
  • Make sure you have ODIN installed in your PC.
Galaxy Note 2 SHV-E250K

Galaxy Note 2 SHV-E250K

Download links:

Steps to Install Official Android 4.1.2 KKVMB1 Jelly Bean Firmware on Galaxy Note 2 SHV-E250K -

  • The firmware package along with ODIN has been provided in the above links. Download them and extract them in separate folders.
  • Go the folder where you have extracted ODIN. Run ODIN in your PC.
  • Run your phone in download mode. To enter the download mode of your device, switch it on by holding the volume down button, the home button and the power button. When you enter the download mode then you shall see the Android construction logo.
  • Connect the phone in this mode to the PC using USB cable and wait for ODIN to detect it.
  • When ODIN detects your device, it will show the COM port number in the ID:COM box.
  • Insert the following files in their respective boxes as follows:
    PDA box à insert the CODE file
    Phone box à insert the MODEM file
    CSC box à insert the CSC file
    PIT box à insert the PIT file
    If no such file is available then ignore.
  • After inserting, check the Auto Reboot and F.Reset Time options. Check the Re-partition option if you have inserted a .pit file.
  • Double check everything and click the Start to button to initialise the flashing process. Wait for the device to reboot.

After the flashing is complete, your Galaxy Note 2 SHV-E250K will reboot and you will have successfully updated your phone with the Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean KKVMB1 official firmware. Enjoy the new features and comment below if you bump into any problems during installation.

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Shoumik Goswami

Am a regular college student doing my B.Tech degree. I am always curious about the latest tech and gadgets hence I started writing about them. I am very interested in trying out and reviewing the upcoming techno stuff and share my experience with others. I hope my articles are able to help the readers and get their queries cleared.


  1. manny mallari

    May 9, 2013 at 7:32 pm

    thank you for the used full file that u give….

    • Chankey Pathak

      May 9, 2013 at 8:55 pm

      You are welcome. Please do share our website :)

  2. Anonymous

    August 27, 2013 at 5:05 am

    will this ROM remove the korean apps and will make the language in the dialer english?

  3. mk

    November 7, 2013 at 12:30 pm

    Has anyone successfully tried this?

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