Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 P3100 – Android 4.3 Jelly Bean Firmware Update

Update Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 P3100 with the latest available Android 4.3 Jelly Bean firmware. It has many advanced features that will double your joy with the device. The main focus of this app is on Bluetooth 3.0 art features and standard support to Open GLES 3.0. This is an unofficial update but as you see Android 4.4 is out now and the company is very slow on releasing the previous updates for most of their devices so, this is the only option you do have. Although it is unofficial but it doesn’t have any bug associated with it so you can update your Galaxy Tab 2 P3100 without any harm to it.

Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 P3100
Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 P3100

There are certain requirements that you must fulfill before you update your device but before that let us take a look at what Android 4.3 will add to your device.

Android 4.3 Features –

  • Free Bloatware system
  • Added dark themes
  • Built-in Updater – Slim Bean ROM OTA
  • Advanced notification drawer
  • Slim Pie Launcher
  • New lock screen shortcuts
  • Customizable “Quick Settings”

Requirements –

  • Your device must be rooted.
  • Create a back up without using Samsun KIES. Use apps for SMSs and Call Logs and SD Card for other files and folders.
  • Enable USB Debugging from “Settings”.
  • Your PC must have latest Samsung USB Drivers.
  • Charge your device to 50% battery power.

Now you have to download the following packages in order to proceed to update your device.

Download –

Steps to Install Android 4.3 Jelly Bean Custom ROM Firmware Update on Galaxy Tab 2 P3100 –

  • After downloading the above packages in your PC move them to your tab by connecting it to the PC.
  • Disconnect tab after the transfer is complete and switch it off.
  • Make it enter in recovery mode by pressing Volume Up + Power + Home keys together for some time. You may use ROM Manager App for the same. Repeat until you see a robot on your screen.
  • Wipe out data and cache using “Factory Data Reset” and “Wipe Cache” option.
Wipe Cache Partition
Wipe Cache Partition
  • Go to “Install zip from SD card”. It will open a new window for you where you can select the zip file you want to install in your device. Select the firmware package and wait for its installation.
  • Repeat the above step for Google Apps package.
  • Select “++++Go Back++++” and then “Reboot System Now”.

Your Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 P3100 is now installed with Android 4.3 Jelly Bean custom ROM firmware update. Drop comments if you face any problem at any step.

Aayushi Jain

Aayushi is the senior tech news reporter of Techno Stall. Most of the time, you'll find her searching for the latest and hottest gadgets. She's a computer science graduate, currently working for TCS, kind of a geeky girl. Follow her on Google+.

  1. My Samsung Tab 2 p3100. After rebooting and doing the Wipe out data and cache using “Factory Data Reset” and “Wipe Cache”, while verifying update package, I am getting the following error.
    E:Failed to verify whole-file signature
    E:signature verification failed

  2. Any update when the Samsung Galaxy S3 will get the official Android 4.3 Jelly Bean? Still on Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean……..

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