The Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 (P3110; Wi-Fi version) shipped with the Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS) operating system. It can now be updated to Android 4.1.2 (Jelly Bean), courtesy a custom firmware release by the Android Open Kang Project (AOKP) team.
Galaxy Tab users looking to update their device may follow this tutorial. IBTimes UK reminds its readers it will not be held responsible for any damage to the device during installation.
- Download appropriate USB drivers for device and enable USB debugging mode
- Ensure proper back-up of all data
- Ensure battery has at least 80 percent charge
- Ensure device is factory unlocked
- Ensure ClockWorkMod (CWM) Recovery is installed before proceeding
To Install Android 4.1.2 AOKP Milestone 1 on Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 (P3110)
- Download Android 4.1.2 AOKP Milestone 1 Jelly Bean for Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 to computer
- Download Google Apps package
- Connect device to computer and copy downloaded files to SD card on tablet
- Disconnect and switch device off. Now, start tablet in Recovery mode (to do so, switch it on while holding Volume Up, Home and Power buttons together)
- In ClockWorkMod Recovery, perform a full data wipe
- Now, use Volume buttons scroll to Flash Zip from SD card and select using Power button. Then, tap Power again and select Choose Zip from SD Card
- Navigate to downloaded and stored Android 4.1.2 ROM. Press Power to select and confirm installation
- Repeat procedure to install Google Apps package
- After installation, return to main Recovery menu and select Reboot System Now. The device may take a few minutes to start the first time.
The Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 (P3110) has been updated with Android 4.1.2 AOKP Milestone 1 Jelly Bean custom firmware. This can be verified by navigating to Settings > About Tablet.
[Source: Team Android]