How to flash Samsung device

Flashing requirements:
– Odin Tool: 3.12.7, 3.12.3, 3.11.1, 3.10.6, 3.09, 3.07
Use v3.09 for JellyBean and KitKat, v3.10.6 for Lollipop or v.3.12.7 for Nougat.
– Samsung device drivers (Download)

Flashing guide:
1. Backup your apps and data.
2. Install the Samsung USB Drivers.
3. Download and extract a zip file containing your desired firmware.
4. Open Odin Tool.
5. Reboot your device in the “Download Mode”:
Press Volume Down, Power and Home buttons at same time for 5-8 seconds until download mode is active.

6. Connect your device to PC via the USB cable while in download mode.
7. Next, check the “Auto Reboot” and “F. Reset Time” options in Odin Tool.
8. Hit the AP/PDA button then browse and select a tar.md5 file from the extracted folder.
9. Finally press the start button to begin flashing the firmware update on your device.

Good luck!