As the Samsung Galaxy S4 has started shipping to consumers across the globe, the new software updates are also starting to make their way out. Firmware I9500XXUAMDE has now become available for download for Galaxy S4 I9500 smartphone. The update can be downloaded and installed on supported devices using Odin. Details of this update are as under:
Version: Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean JDQ39
Build Date: April 12, 2013
As you’d notice, the build date is older than that of firmware updates released for Russia and China I9500 devices last week. This firmware update is currently being rolled out to Galaxy S4 I9500 users in different countries in Middle East, Asia and Africa region. If you have not received the update on your device as yet, you can download and manually install XXUAMDE on I9500 SGS4 smartphones. Download links are provided below:
Download & Install I9500XXUAMDE – Galaxy S4 Firmware Update
Firmware Download link: I9500XXUAMDE_I9500OLBAMDC_XME.zip
After downloading the firmware package, unzip it to get the .tar.md5 firmware file. You can then flash this file on your device using a tool like Odin. We have posted a detailed step by step guide to help you install stock ROM using Odin.