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Lollipop Beta for Note 3 (N900) - N900XXUEBOA5 update

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May 13, 2010
Ho Chi Minh City
update 18/1/2015

New N900XXUEBOA5 update: (credit samsungviet.vn member)

Download: https://mega.co.nz/#!VUAxWawJ!3cC0-FjtdJscvJD3VrKO7y8qeC2QIJjMbqp4ht07eXA


Flash any base 5.0 rom.
Flash cwm here (skip if you have cwm >= https://mega.co.nz/#!mdtQURBL!UIcOcRhvam1Ul2nZ_fPt3DULWOV8Knvj4xfURgJIkI0
Extract and Copy backup to internal stograge/clockworkmod/backup/
Boot to cwm and restore. After finish restore, wipe/factory reset

Some small user in Vietnam got Android 5.0 OTA for N900 Exynos Version.


FAQ Thread here. :)



Video instruction is here: thanks @Warnahly


New Method:

You can update to this from any base!

Download: https://www.fshare.vn/file/SWWM2441GY8V
Password: samsungviet.vn

1. twrp https://www.fshare.vn/file/3Q6E5APH1EOV
2.1. bootloader 5.0 https://www.fshare.vn/file/MLVDYESK4OPA
2.2. stock recovery https://www.fshare.vn/file/9EW4KACN1TTB
3. CWM: https://mega.co.nz/#!F8hn1RKS!pBtvm4sJfj5K4TLEN39e24IMP6vz5YqM-ZvDk9vS4vk
4. SuperSU 2.40: http://download.chainfire.eu/641/SuperSU/UPDATE-SuperSU-v2.40.zip


1. Flash TWRP via ODIN
1.1 Enter TWRP and create Backup. (To safe)
1.2. Copy unziped file at /twrp/4d00279c40989079/2014-12-18--00-18-21 LRX21V.N900XXUEBNL4 to phone /twrp/xxxxxx/2014-12-18--00-18-21 LRX21V.N900XXUEBNL4 where xxxxxx is unique generated for your device
2. Enter TWRP -> Wipe -Swipe to Factory Reset
3. Return TWRP Home -> Restore -> Select "2014-12-18--00-18-21 LRX21V.N900XXUEBNL4"
4. Select everything to restore
5. When finish Restore, return TWRP Home -> Reboot -> Download
6. Flash Bootloader 5.0 (without Auto Reboot) then pull out battery and re-enter download mode
7. Flash stock recovery (with auto reboot)
8. First boot will take 5-10 mins.


1. Enter Download mode
2. Flash CWM
3. Flash SuperSu-2.40.zip
4. Reboot System

Fix for Missing call - screen not turn off (device not sleep) - Copy and replace file in /system/priv-app

Thank @jagtisda


Fix Bluetooth, thank @Fajar

Flash cwm via odin (dont tick auto reboot)
Take off batre and cable. And take on again.
Press volume up + home + power button and get in recovery mode (cwm).
Flash bluetooth dix from this forum (http://forum.xda-developers.com/galaxy-note-3/themes-apps/wifi-bluetooth-fix-s5-ported-roms-t2938607)
Get in the download mode and flash stock recovery.
reboot and you can use your bluetooth again

Fix securestograge:

1. Install Root Explorer or any file explorer you like
2. go to /system
3. Open "build.prop" in Text Editor
4. Change ro.securestograge.support from true to false
5. Save and restart
6. Don't touch you phone in 10 min
7. Reboot
Old method:

Update: Successfully managed to install on Note 3 N900 (XXV region)

Link: https://www.fshare.vn/file/S8F8KUDZLPGY
Password: samsungviet.vn

What needed?
- A N900 (Not for all exynos variant and snadragon variant)
- THL, XSE, XSP, XXV folder inside CSC folder. if you not sure, flash this stock. (http://samsung-updates.com/details/36831/Galaxy_Note_3_Exynos/SM-N900/XXV/N900XXUENJ3.html)
- N900DXUENI1 modem
- N900XXUENJ3 PDA version
- Stock Recovery here: https://www.fshare.vn/file/9EW4KACN1TTB

1. Flash stock N900XXUENJ3. let it boot (if you are stock, skip this)
1.1. Copy update.zip (file you download and unzip with password) to your device and external sdcard
1.2. Download and copy SuperSu-2.40.zip to your device (for root it)
2. Flash TWRP
3. Flash update.zip
3.1. Flash SuperSu
4. Don't reboot. Return TWRP Home -> Reboot -> Download
5. In Download mode flash Stock Recovery you downloaded.

Extra Step (if you got black screen)
6. Use Vol up + Home + Power enter Stock Recovery
7. Apply Update from External Stograge and select update.zip.
8. reboot.


If you have black screen. Please try this. Thanks @devil4u

Safarend what is you note model?
I use PhilZ Touch Recovery to flash the update.zip
My steps:
flash stock rom via odin
flash PhilZ Touch Recovery via odin
Flash update.zip
Flash SuperSu
Don't reboot. Return philz touch Home -Reboot - Download
In Download mode flash Stock Recovery via odin.
I got black screen
Enter Stock Recovery
I did full wipe
then Apply Update from External Stograge and select update.zip.

and its work

New features in Note 3 running Lollipop




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Sep 23, 2014
Which is precisely my point. Either you didn't understand my post or you quoted the wrong person.

So which one was your point? maybe i did'nt get it

---------- Post added at 05:32 PM ---------- Previous post was at 05:31 PM ----------

Which is precisely my point. Either you didn't understand my post or you quoted the wrong person.

sorry I got it!!!!
we (me and you) agree on the some point
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