Are you a user of S4 mini SGH-I257M? Today, Androidbiits is going to share a great news with the owners of S4 mini SGH-I257M. Yes, Android 4.4.2 VLUBNG1 [I257MVLUBNG1] has been released for Samsung Galaxy S4 mini SGH-I257M. Are you wondering how to install I257MVLUBNG1? Dear reader, I am here to help you in updating your S4 mini SGH-I257M to Android 4.4.2 VLUBNG1. Previously, I have published the tutorial for updating Samsung Galaxy S5 mini SM-G800M to Android 4.4.2 G800MUBU1ANH5. Now I am going to publish the tutorial to update Samsung Galaxy S4 mini SGH-I257M to Android 4.4.2 VLUBNG1. This is a pretty good news for S4 mini SGH-I257M users who are facing issues due to the old firmware and waiting to install new firmware update.
I am expecting that you will be able to install Android 4.4.2 VLUBNG1 [I257MVLUBNG1] effortlessly without facing any difficulty after reading the steps posted in Androidbiits.com. I257MVLUBNG1 will bring some improvements on S4 mini SGH-I257M. Oh yes, I forgot to mention that soon you will be able to root S4 mini SGH-I257M on Android 4.4.2 VLUBNG1. You should note that I257MVLUBNG1 is available only for S4 mini SGH-I257M owners who are staying Canada. Well, you must save all your documents in a safe place before updating your SGH-I257M. If you are not staying in Canada, then you should not download I257MVLUBNG1. Dear friend, you must install SGH-I257M USB driver on your PC before connecting your S4 mini SGH-I257M with it.
Below are the steps using which you can install Android 4.4.2 VLUBNG1 [I257MVLUBNG1]. Androidbiits will not be responsible if SGH-I257M got damaged while being updated to I257MVLUBNG1. SGH-I257M battery level must be above 94% before following these steps.
How to Install Android 4.4.2 VLUBNG1 [I257MVLUBNG1] on Samsung Galaxy S4 mini SGH-I257M
1. First, you need to download Android 4.4.2 VLUBNG1 [I257MVLUBNG1] on your PC.
2. Now you have to download Odin to install I257MVLUBNG1.
3. Now you have to put Samsung S4 mini SGH-I257M into download mode using these steps:
- Turn off Galaxy S4 mini SGH-I257M carefully.
- Press S4 mini SGH-I257M volume down button and home button simultaneously.
- Press S4 mini SGH-I257M Power button at the same time while pressing its Home button and volume down button.
- Press S4 mini SGH-I257M volume up button again after viewing a warning message to put it into download mode.
4. Launch Odin on your PC and connect Samsung S4 mini SGH-I257M with your PC via USB cable.
5. You can see a message in the bottom left corner of Odin after connecting Samsung S4 mini SGH-I257M with your PC.
6. Now you have to extract the ZIP file of Android 4.4.2 VLUBNG1 on your PC downloaded in STEP 1.
7. Once you have successfully extracted the ZIP file of Android 4.4.2 VLUBNG1, you have to press “AP” in Odin and choose “.tar.md5″ file.
8. Now you have to press the “Start” button in Odin after selecting “Auto-reboot” option.
Now you need to wait until SGH-I257M is restarted. Once it is restarted, you can enjoy I257MVLUBNG1. In this way you can install Android 4.4.2 VLUBNG1. If you are facing any difficulty while installing I257MVLUBNG1, then you can share your difficulty with me in the comment section below.