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Samsung Galaxy S III/SGH-I747

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Samsung Galaxy S III
Galaxy
Samsung Galaxy S III.jpg
Model Number: See Page
Design
Device Type: Phone
Manufacturer: Samsung Samsung-icon.png
Release Date: 06/2012
Operating System: Android Android-icon.jpg
Dimensions: 136.6 x 70.7 x 8.6 Millimeters
Weight: 133 g (4.7 oz)
Display
Display: 4.8 in (120 mm), 1280×720 pixels, 306 ppi (pixel per inch), HD SUPER AMOLED RGBG-Matrix (Pentile)
Hardware
Chipset: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 MSM8960
RAM: Not Known
Internal Memory: 2 GB RAM / 16/32 GB (11.2GB/28.2GB available)
Memory Card: MicroSD upto 64GB
Technology
Networks: 2G GSM/GPRS/EDGE 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

3G UMTS/HSPA+ (21 Mbps down, 5.76 Mbps up) 850, 1900, 2100 MHz 4G LTE 700, 1700 (AWS) MHz

Connectivity
Wi-fi: 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi hotspot
USB: Not Known
Bluetooth: 4.0
NFC: Yes
GPS: Yes
Camera
Video out: Not Known
Camera: 8.0 megapixels with LED Flash
Secondary Camera: 1.9 megapixels
Battery
Battery: 2100 mAh
Other features
Additional Features: TouchWiz "Nature UX" UI



Introduction


ROMS


Tools

Tutorials

Unlock

  1. dial *#197328640#
  2. [1] UMTS
  3. [1] Debug Screen
  4. [8] Phone Control
  5. [6] Network Lock
  6. [3] Perso SHA256 OFF
  7. wait 30 seconds
  8. Menu button
  9. Back
  10. [6] Network Lock
  11. [4] NW Lock NV Data INITIALLIZ
  12. wait a minute
  13. reboot your phone

Recovery Mode

  1. Unplug the USB cable.
  2. Shut down the phone.
  3. Hold down the 'HOME' + 'VOLUME UP' buttons and press the 'POWER' button for about 5 seconds to enter Recovery Mode.

Download Mode

  1. Unplug the USB cable.
  2. Shut down the phone.
  3. Hold down the 'HOME' + 'VOLUME DOWN' buttons and press the 'POWER' button for about 2 seconds until a WARNING! Screen appears. Press the 'VOLUME UP' button to enter Download Mode.
  4. To get out of Download Mode, simply press and hold the power button until the phone restarts.

Update bootloader / firmware and Stock ROM

1 check the latest version

    • 2015-02-04 4.4.2 I747MVLUFOB1
    • 2014-11-21 4.4.2 I747MVLUFNK2
    • 2014-08-18 4.4.2 I747MVLUFNH2
    • 2014-05-28 4.4.2 I747MVLUFNE6
    • 2013-11-19 4.3 I747MVLUEMK5

2 install with KIES

Custom recovery

  1. Download a twrp tar
  2. Download Odin
  3. go to Download Mode
  4. in Odin click PDA and select the twrp tar

Custom ROM

  1. Custom recovery
  2. copy a ROM zip (like CM) to the sdcard
  3. Recovery Mode
  4. wipe (this will only wipe user data, not firmware, OS, or sdcard)
  5. install
  6. reboot

Root Stock

  1. Use "Windows" and "Odin" to "AP" "CF-Auto-Root-d2can-d2vl-sghi747m" androidpulp link

IMEI Change

  • show it with *#06#
  • repair video