After Galaxy A3 and Galaxy S5 Plus, Samsung has rolled out XXU1BOD5 Official Android 5.0.2 Lollipop Stock firmware for Galaxy Tab 2 8.2 LTE T705 tablet in different countries. The update like for other devices, promises to fix all the problems in previous build to make Lollipop experience on Tab 2 8.2 more joyful.
Since this is official update, so it will be rolled out in phases through OTA or Samsung KIES depending upon your region. However, if you can’t wait for update (if you haven’t got it yet) then you can try manual procedure explained below to update Galaxy Tab2 8.2 LTE T705 to XXU1BOD5 Android 5.0.2 Lollipop Firmware. Should we proceed now?
T705XXU1BOD5 Android 5.0.2 Lollipop Firmware Details
Model Name: Galaxy Tab 2 8.2 LTE T705
Version: Android 5.0.2
Date: 6th May, 2015
- First of all ensure that you have Samsung USB Drivers installed on your computer.
- Make a complete backup of all your important data using CWM recovery or TWRP and keep it safe.
- Enable the USB Debugging Mode on your phone from Settings –> Developer Options –> “Enable USB Debugging”.
- Your Galaxy Tab 2 8.2 LTE T705 should be unlocked.
Please read each and every step carefully to install T705XXU1BOD5 Android 5.0.2 Lollipop Official OTA Update on your Galaxy Tab 2 8.2 LTE T705. AndroidsDNA.com cannot be held responsible if you damage your phone because it will be entirely your fault.
Steps to Update Galaxy Tab 2 8.2 LTE T705 to Official XXU1BOD5 Android 5.0.2 Lollipop Firmware
Step 1: Download the XXUFNE3 4.4.2 KitKat Stock Firmware for your Galaxy Tab 2 8.2 LTE T705 along with Odin and place both on desktop. Extract both zips.
Step 2: Now Turn Off your Galaxy Tab 2 8.2 LTE T705 and boot it to Download Mode. For that, Turn it On while pressing and holding “Home + Power + Volume” buttons simultaneously.
Step 3: From Odin folder, run the .exe file to launch Odin and connect your phone (which is in Download Mode) to your computer via USB cable. You will see ID:COM box light will turn blue if your phone is connected. If it isn’t, make sure you have properly install USB drivers on your computer.
Step 4: Now click on “AP” button in Odin and browse for the firmware files you have downloaded. After that, make sure “Auto Reboot” , “F.Reset Time” and “Re-Partition” are checked.
Step 5: Check everything once again and if satisfied then click on “Start” button in the center at bottom to start the process of installation which will take few minutes. Once your phone is updated, it will reboot automatically.
Now your Galaxy Tab 2 8.2 LTE T705 should be updated to XXU1BOD5 Android 5.0.2 Lollipop firmware. If it isn’t, then share the problem with us.