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[Q] I Bricked my Samsung s3 i9300

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12th January 2014, 05:21 PM   |  #1  
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I flashed my s3 i9300 with this rom I9300XWUGML4 (4.3 jellybean) from samsung-update.com but using odin but after success status reboot I am getting this error

"firmware upgrade encountered an issue"

I cant enter into recovery mode.But I can goto download mode.

I dont have CWM Recovery

Before flashing I noted my s3 i9300 info by dialling *#1234#


AP:I9300XXALEF
CP:I9300ZCELL1
CSC:I9300OJVALE7


Please help me in getting my mobile live again :/
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12th January 2014, 06:26 PM   |  #2  
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Can u wipe ur s3?

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12th January 2014, 06:58 PM   |  #3  
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No i cannot goto recovery mode and please tell me how can I know that my motherboard is dead or not?
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13th January 2014, 02:40 AM   |  #4  
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Originally Posted by faisalkhalid690

No i cannot goto recovery mode and please tell me how can I know that my motherboard is dead or not?

how about download mode dude?
13th January 2014, 08:28 AM   |  #5  
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Yes I cann access download mode
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13th January 2014, 08:43 AM   |  #6  
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Quote:
Originally Posted by faisalkhalid690

I flashed my s3 i9300 with this rom I9300XWUGML4 (4.3 jellybean) from samsung-update.com but using odin but after success status reboot I am getting this error

"firmware upgrade encountered an issue"

I cant enter into recovery mode.But I can goto download mode.

I dont have CWM Recovery

Before flashing I noted my s3 i9300 info by dialling *#1234#


AP:I9300XXALEF
CP:I9300ZCELL1
CSC:I9300OJVALE7


Please help me in getting my mobile live again :/

You can read these two threads: Galaxy S3 i9300 Unbrick [restore to stock rom] [noobs][easy]


Stock ROM Firmware Download Links HERE


I don't own this device but I will still try to help.
13th January 2014, 01:09 PM   |  #7  
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I went to shop today he said to you need to change something called mmc and your phone will goto samsung blah blah and it will cost you 120$ :/ dont know really what todo :/ Need some serious help
13th January 2014, 01:12 PM   |  #8  
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Please help me in getting my mobile live again :/

just open this thread
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2538083
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13th January 2014, 02:29 PM   |  #9  
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As the hotfile.com was permanantly shutdown, it was difficult for me to find out the stock firmware for your device.

According to your description, I found this rom to match with it.

Click here to view

Download it and flash it like you did before.

Ensure you have followed the precautions that I have mentioned before.

If you want other Samsung S3 firmwares, here is the link to the same website: Click here to view

Try to flash it again and check whether it works.

If it doesn't, PM me soon. I will try to provide another solution.

Press thanks if I have helped you.

---------- Post added at 07:52 PM ---------- Previous post was at 07:45 PM ----------

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Originally Posted by nasheich

just open this thread
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2538083

The guide you made for flashing is great But the problem is sammobile has each and every firmware uploaded on hotfile.com. Now as it is closed, it is impossible for anyone to download these firmware packages. Sammobile also now trying to reupload the files on another base site and also this process is not yet complete.

---------- Post added at 07:56 PM ---------- Previous post was at 07:52 PM ----------

I am sorry I didn't mention precautions anywhere before. It was another thread. Lol

---------- Post added at 07:59 PM ---------- Previous post was at 07:56 PM ----------

Precautions:

Make sure you flash stock rom after enabling download mode.

Also make sure you have downloaded the correct stock package for your phone and you have attached these package at the right place in odin.

Do not select any extra options in odin like erase nandroid and all. Just leave it as it is with the default settings.

Also make sure you have inserted your sdcard.

---------- Post added at 07:59 PM ---------- Previous post was at 07:59 PM ----------

Precautions:

Make sure you flash stock rom after enabling download mode.

Also make sure you have downloaded the correct stock package for your phone and you have attached these package at the right place in odin.

Do not select any extra options in odin like erase nandroid and all. Just leave it as it is with the default settings.

Also make sure you have inserted your sdcard.
13th January 2014, 02:30 PM   |  #10  
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thanks will update u soon

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