First Jelly Bean OTA leak for Samsung SGH-I747M Galaxy S III

Samsung leaked the first Jelly Bean OTA update for the Samsung SGH-I747M
This is the Bell variant of the Galaxy S III.

The firmware is: I747MVLALI Android 4.1.1

Some good news is Samsung is working on Jelly Bean update for this device.
The first Jelly Bean updates will roll out next week.
The American Galaxy S III will get Jelly Bean by the end of this month.

You will be able to update your device with OTA (Over the air) and Samsung KIES.
Or for the die-hard Samsung owner by using ODIN.

We advice to use Samsung KIES or OTA.

You can download the OTA update here.

OTA section text SamMobile.
This section is specially for the die-hard Samsung owner.
The person who love to tweak with their device fully on their own RISK!
If you dont know what to do with these files, you probably shouldn’t touch them.
Let those who knows do it insead.
Not all OTA updates are officially released to public! Samsung may use OTA firmwares as tests first.

SamMobile will not help you with all kind of OTA updates.
Using OTA updates is fully at your own risk.
Feel free to use our forums for any kind of question regading update with the OTA files.

Firmware news 12

Leave a Reply

3 years 11 months ago


4 years 8 months ago

I tried using this method but it always pops up with error 6. I don’t know hoe to resolve it.. Can anyone provide me help?

4 years 9 months ago

When will Android 4 to P-7300?
Samsung did not keep his word to update it in July or August.

4 years 9 months ago

Having the same issue and error – “error in /tmp/sideload/” Tho it was cause I am rooted and CWM. I installed the stock recovery but get same error. Anyone know? File not good?

4 years 9 months ago

I tried to flash on samsung s3 via recovery mode last night and I get error “error in /tmp/sideload/”. Any help will be greatly appreciated!

4 years 9 months ago

i tried with root and cwm and with stock recovery still can’t make this to work , it seems something missing to this file .

4 years 9 months ago

Seems like a small file – only half what a full sized ROM would normally be – probably because it is an update – not sure how to try this – anyone have some suggestions?

4 years 9 months ago

Good… well not good…. but glad to know I’m not losing it…. has it rolled out to anyone OTA/KIES?

4 years 9 months ago

Doesn’t flash via recovery nor odin

4 years 9 months ago

this does not work

4 years 9 months ago

has anyone on Bell in Canada received this OTA yet?

4 years 9 months ago

The American Galaxy S III will get Jelly Bean by the end of this month,

Is it inclued North America (Canada)