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South Korean Galaxy S III (SHV-E210K) gets Android 4.3 update

Well, it certainly seems to be the day when the Android 4.3 update for the Galaxy S III will begin heading out to users all across the world. The S III only recently started receiving the Android 4.3 update for the international unlocked variant in the UK, and now the update is rolling out to the South Korean variant of Samsung’s 2012 flagship (SHV-E210K).

Here’s a list of changes and new features in the Android 4.3 update.

  • – GALAXY GEAR Support
  • – TRIM Support (Makes the device much faster)
  • – Core UI elements updated to the ones on the Galaxy S4 (Galaxy S4′s theme all over)
  • – New Samsung Keyboard
  • – GPU drivers have been updated (Higher GPU benchmark scores)
  • – New Lockscreen: Multiple Widgets, improved ripple effect than Android 4.1.2, ability to change clock size and set a personal message
  • – New Screen modes (From S4): Adapt Display and Professional Photo
  • – Daydream
  • – Driving mode
  • – Actionable notifications
  • – Move-to-SD-card feature
  • – New Camera mode : Sound and Shot
  • – New Additions in Notification Centre
  • – Completely revamped Settings UI (Tabbed interface – Exactly like the Galaxy S4)
  • – Implementation of Voice controls (Let’s you control various parts of the phone using voice commands – Galaxy S4 feature)
  • – New Samsung Apps: Calculator, Clock, Contacts, Gallery, Music
  • – Full screen Samsung apps
  • – New S-Voice (from Galaxy S4)

The update is currently rolling out over-the-air and should be showing up on device over the course of the next few days, though those unwilling to wait can grab the update from Kies or download the firmware from our firmware section to upgrade manually. Find the details of the update down below.

  • Model: SHV-E210K
  • Country: Korea
  • Version: Android 4.3
  • Changelist: 2016798
  • Build date: Thu, 07 Nov 2013 11:30:51 +0000
  • Product Code: KTF
  • PDA: E210KKKUGMK2
  • CSC: E210KKTTGMK2
  • MODEM: E210KKKMK2

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aiead2002
aiead2002

How to download update this firmware

Arivu ari
Arivu ari

My mobile model is SHV-E210K how to update international version pls help me

Amir Rasheed
Amir Rasheed

can i install on my GT-I9300 mobile made in korea by samsung

nuri33
nuri33

My samsung galaxy s3 SHV-E210L mobile data not working, who know how to fix this problem. Then it is possible like GT-I9305.

Thanks
Nuri 🙂

niteshdwa
niteshdwa

when will sc-03e get the update 4.3???

hagi-naser
hagi-naser

fu …. sami. where is update for i9300 without lag & bug?

jcpeachy
jcpeachy

GUYS NEED SOME HELP HERE IF NOT MUCH OF A TROUBLE FOR YOU. I HAVE S3 i9305 and previously working here in Rome Italy, it’s not charging and even the usb thru PC won’t recognize it. my friend run the BIOS (that’s what he said) and it’s working and he said we needed to find the SHV-210S FIRMWARE to do job. would i be able to make use of this SHV-E210K as well for my phone? really appreciate it…thank you so much..

dj-black
dj-black

Does this work on gt i9305T ?

dj-black
dj-black

9305T is australian version and it is LTE with 2GB RAM so can this firmware work on it plz reply guys

anhart72
anhart72

Korean LTE version feature.(SHV-210S,K,L)
-Note3 setting app UI
-No transparent status bar in TouchWiz launcher.
-Light unlock effect
-KNOX

ametist4
ametist4

Is there any way to enable the transparency in touchwiz?

gyoyocar
gyoyocar

If you change your home launcher to note3 touchwiz, u can enable transparent notibar.(need root)

RealGuy
RealGuy

When will it will be released for i9305 ?!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

gewsan
gewsan

Galaxy Note 10.1 (N8000): The forgotten (Home Alone). kkkkkkk

VaRoMobile
VaRoMobile

This is ROM for SHV-E210K MODEL!!! We must wait for GT-I9300 MODEL ROM… :-/

paulomrc21
paulomrc21

I’m having trouble to put the rom by odin every time the falaha! What do I do?

icewind
icewind

Is to Galaxy S3 LTE version

paulomrc21
paulomrc21

there. is the Samsung I9300 Galaxy s3 International

paulomrc21
paulomrc21

Everytime I try to put this rom by Odin is giving error

sonewolf
sonewolf

heard some ppl on xda is having problem with the wifi, wander if the rumor is true

ictorn
ictorn

Problem with modem is, when you rollback firmware from 4.3 to 4.1.x to old filesystem EFS v1. If your phone got older firmware with new filesystem, rollback is safe.

icewind
icewind

This version is to Galaxy S3 LTE version

darkzoom
darkzoom

When is the turkey? Do you have a specific date?

Omar Diarbakerli
Omar Diarbakerli

Did anyone tried to flash it on I9300?
If yes, pls let us know the new upsides, and maybe some screenshots won’t hurt.

cegc135
cegc135

No because it’ll hard brick the phone.

Gh0sT-CRH
Gh0sT-CRH

Can this firmware work on I9300 S3 International Version ?

cegc135
cegc135

No.

alexloyola
alexloyola

This new version can work on GT-I9300 (Mexico)??

ranker704
ranker704

No

amilassss
amilassss

Good Work by samsung

mnemanjam
mnemanjam

is it better than the UK version?

Colin Kim
Colin Kim

Much better..

tonycr
tonycr

It work’s on GT-I9300? (USA S3 Version) ?!?!

Colin Kim
Colin Kim

nope…

tonycr
tonycr

Xnks!!!

Yosuatel
Yosuatel

Korean Version 1036.8MB
UK Version 865.9MB
There must be a difference.

Yosuatel
Yosuatel

The Korea version is bigger

tonycr
tonycr

It work’s on GT-I9300? (USA S3 Version) ?!?!

cegc135
cegc135

The GT-I9300 is not the US version, there are at least 4 US versions, SGH-i747 (GSM), SGH-T999 (GSM), SGH-I535 (CDMA) and SPH-L710 (CDMA); all dual-core and 2GB of RAM with LTE.

Then there’s the international GT-I9300 which is a quad-core, 1GB of RAM and 3G.

There’s the GT-i9305 which is a quad-core, 2GB of RAM and LTE.

And there are the Korean variants, this firmware update is for those only.

You might wanna check your phone model before doing any of this.

davidcsv
davidcsv

And last but certainly not the least, the Japanese versions, SC-06D and SC-04E.

There’s also a 3G only Korean variant, the SHW-M440S.

davidcsv
davidcsv

Sorry, meant the SC-03E 🙂

iamkylebenson
iamkylebenson

UPDATING ALSO MY SHV E210S … 😉

htakahashi
htakahashi

Are there any issues with the Korean release? Looks like they got a better deal than the international varients of i9300!

Can this be flashed to the i9300?