Galaxy S3 has now been joined in Samsung’s smart phone line-up by the S3 Mini. was announced in October 2012 and released in November 2012. Naturally, the S3 Mini is much cheaper than its big brother- Galaxy S3. Housing a 1GHz dual-core processor and 1GB RAM means navigating around the Galaxy S III Mini’s features is smooth and speedy, with no annoying lag or stutters.
Today Galaxy S3 received latest firmware for update. The firmware info is as below:
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Here is the tutorial on how to update Galaxy S3 Mini to Android 4.1.1 I8190XXALK6 firmware via Odin application:
Note: Manually flash firmware into Galaxy S3 Mini via Odin will void the phone warranty. So, take it on your own risk.
Step 1: Download I8190XXALK6 (.zip), then unzip the file.
Step 2: On your computer- desktop or laptop, Open Odin 3.04 (Download Odin).
Step 3: Turn off your phone and then turn your phone in download mode by press (Home+power+vol down) button.
Step 4: Connect phone to the computer and wait until you get a yellow sign in Odin.
Step 5: Add Android I8190XXALK6 (.md5) to PDA.
Step 6: Start flash, sit back and wait a few minutes.
Step 7: The phone will automatically reboot once installation complete.