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[Q] Modem/radio upgrade via ODIN?

7th June 2014, 10:10 AM |#1  
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I just downgraded to android 4.1 via odin.

How do I upgrade the modem only, so that I can flash cm11?
I have a 256 kpbs connection, so it would be better if theres a odin flashable modem only, instead of downloading the whole stock 4.2 firmware
 
 
7th June 2014, 12:35 PM |#2  
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I just downgraded to android 4.1 via odin.

How do I upgrade the modem only, so that I can flash cm11?
I have a 256 kpbs connection, so it would be better if theres a odin flashable modem only, instead of downloading the whole stock 4.2 firmware

Just open tar file in winrar
Extract modem.bin
Connect phone in odin mode
Click on phone
Select ur modem.bin
Voila...


Even I also downgraded to 4.1.2 and its working pretty fine here
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7th June 2014, 12:40 PM |#3  
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Just open tar file in winrar
Extract modem.bin
Connect phone in odin mode
Click on phone
Select ur modem.bin
Voila...


Even I also downgraded to 4.1.2 and its working pretty fine here

Can you plz upload the new modem.bin?
7th June 2014, 02:13 PM |#4  
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Can you plz upload the new modem.bin?

Probably after few hrs... my brother n I share the same laptop...so u need to way a bit till I get my hands back on it..
8th June 2014, 02:36 PM |#5  
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Check my thread.

http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2496989

CM11 won't work on 4.1.2 cuz there are many other changes barring the modem including CSC, bootloader, partition and some other stuff.

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10th June 2014, 12:28 AM |#6  
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Downloaded the whole 4.2.2. Took one night.
btw, why is the cache partition still 1gb? its not used by anything.
10th June 2014, 01:34 AM |#7  
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Downloaded the whole 4.2.2. Took one night.
btw, why is the cache partition still 1gb? its not used by anything.

The /cache partition is actually used for downloading OTA Updates.

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