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how to Downgrade for Android 4.3 to 4.2.2

25th August 2014, 11:13 AM   |  #1  
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I have i9500 for Android 4.3
but Android 4.3 limit too much
so I want to Downgrade Android 4.2.2

what can I do?
25th August 2014, 11:24 AM   |  #2  
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You can flash the official 4.2.2 firmware

http://www.droidgator.com/install-of...laxy-s4-i9500/
25th August 2014, 02:15 PM   |  #3  
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I have i9500 for Android 4.3
but Android 4.3 limit too much
so I want to Downgrade Android 4.2.2

what can I do?



Hi mate ,


If you are in stock 4.3 you cant downgrade to stock 4.2.2 (yet) . For now is not possible to downgrade bootloaders
26th August 2014, 04:06 AM   |  #4  
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You can flash the official 4.2.2 firmware

http://www.droidgator.com/install-of...laxy-s4-i9500/

download must be pay,not the other mirro?
26th August 2014, 04:33 AM   |  #5  
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I have i9500 for Android 4.3
but Android 4.3 limit too much
so I want to Downgrade Android 4.2.2

what can I do?

if you updated to stock 4.3, you most likely have KNOX, with that, it is impossible to downgrade, i think only the i9505 can downgrade (correct me if i'm wrong)
27th August 2014, 04:14 AM   |  #6  
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if you updated to stock 4.3, you most likely have KNOX, with that, it is impossible to downgrade, i think only the i9505 can downgrade (correct me if i'm wrong)

Thank you, I try it
27th August 2014, 07:21 AM   |  #7  
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Thank you, I try it

I would upgrade to 4.4.2, it's way better.

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