Leaked Jelly Bean OTA Update for Bell Galaxy S3 i747M 9 (MVLALI1)
Samsung is surly cooking up the Jelly Bean for international Galaxy S3 variant, US variants and Canada, we can say that because of leak OTA Jelly Bean updates that are available for international Galaxy S3, T-Mobile Galaxy S3 and also for Bell Galaxy S3 SGH-i747M, yes, recently on IFA 2012, Samsung said that Galaxy S3, Galaxy Note and Galaxy Note 10.1 will get Jelly Bean update soon.
A an Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OTA update leaked having the version number MVLALI1 leaked for the Bell Galaxy S3 (Canadian Variant), Jelly Bean brings a smooth performance on your smartphone along with other new useful apps and features such as Google Now app, new search feature, advanced notification bar, advanced camera app, advanced keyboard and more.
Since this is leaked firmware update, it may contains many bugs and issues, some features might not work properly, so if you’re not comfortable with issues, you should wait for official OTA update release.
However, if you can’t wait for official release and really want to taste Jelly Bean, take a look at below guide to install leaked Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean OTA firmware update on Bell Galaxy S3 (SGH-i747M). it’s important to note that your device must be running stock Android 4.0.4 ICS MVLAH1 firmware, you can check your device detail from Setting>About Device. Be sure to make a backup of your device data such as SMS, internet setting, contacts music files etc because the below procedure may wipe data, you can sync your contacts with Gmail account and for messages use SMS apps, lastly use file expert app to backup apps.
DISCLAIMER: Please proceed the below guide at your own risk, Android Egis will not be held responsible if your device lost data or get damaged following this guide.
Step #2: Place downloaded .zip file to the internal storage of your Galaxy S3.
Step #3: Power off the device and reboot into stock recovery, you can do so by rebooting phone holding down volume up, home and power buttons (Note: In recovery mode use volume keys to navigate and power button to select).
Step #4: Now select “apply update from sdcard/internal storage”, and locate the SGH-I747M_I747MVLALI-OTA-I747MVLALH_BMC_322447427.zip file to start installation. Once the installation is done, the phone will reboot itself, if it doesn’t reboot, return to main menu and there select reboot system now.
That’s it, Jelly Bean is now installed on your Bell Galaxy S3, if you faced any issue, do comment below!
Via: Sam Mobile