I8190DXALL3 Install Jelly Bean 4.1.2 on Galaxy S3 Mini I8190 using Odin

Rejoice all Galaxy S3 Mini users. A new firmware I8190DXALL3 is available which brings Android Jelly Bean 4.1.2 on Galaxy S3 Mini I8190 phone. Samsung has been pushing this update to the users for few days now, it may take some time before your device receives the automatic update. Nothing to worry though, if you haven’t yet received it yet you can now download the firmware and flash it on your device using Odin. Here is everything you need to know:

I8190DXALL3 Firmware Details



Version: 4.1.2

Date: 2012-12-26

Regions: Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Vietnam

Please download from the links given below:

GT-I8190 – Indonesia

GT-I8190 – Vietnam

Install Android Jelly Bean 4.1.2 on Galaxy S3 Mini I8190

After downloading the firmware file, you can use Odin to flash it on your device. Here’s the guide:

Before you Begin:

  • Make sure you have USB drivers installed for your device.
  • Your device should be well charged.
  • Backup all your data, contacts, messages, settings and important files before continuing.

Step 1: Download and extract the downloaded zip file. Also extract the downloaded firmware file.

Step 2: Run Odin3_v3.04.exe as administrator.

Step 3: Boot Galaxy S3 Mini in download mode.

Step 4: Now connect your device to the computer.

Step 5: In Odin, click on the PDA button. Now browse and select the the firmware (.tar) file that you extracted from the firmware zip package in step 1.

Step 6: In Odin, make sure that:

  • The “re-partition” option should not selected
  • “Auto Reboot” should be selected
  • “F . Reset Time” should be selected

Step 7: Click START button in Odin.

This will kick off the process to flash official Jelly Bean 4.1.2 firmware on Galaxy S3 Mini device of yours. Be patient till it completes. After it’s been done, you will see a “PASS” message in Odin confirming that the process was successful.

Step 8: You can now disconnect your device from the PC and start using it.

To check if the firmware was installed, you can check the details about currently installed firmware version from Settings > About.


Rashid Saeed

I blog about the hottest and latest news updates and trends in the smartphone industry - in particular, the Android platform.

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