Beginning February 4, the Samsung Galaxy Note will have a software update to Android version 4..0.4 / Baseband version T879UVMA1 via Over The Air (OTA) and Samsung Kies. This update provides security enhancements and improved user experience.
You can update in two ways:
T-Mobile and Samsung will not send you a software update.
Devices with non-T-Mobile software versions are out of warranty and do not receive updates.
Check the Software version.
Android version 4.0.4 / Baseband version T879UVMA1 - Current version
Android version 4.0.4 / Baseband version T879UVLG3
Android version 4.0.4 / Baseband version T879UVLF5
Download or check for updates
To check for updates, follow these steps:
Note: If the Software has been pushed to your phone, you will received prompts to download. If it has not, you will receive a 'No Firmware' message.
To download the Over the Air (OTA) software update, follow these steps:
Note: All troubleshooting support for the Kies desktop experience including installation, connectivity between handset and Kies as well as device OS updates should be forwarded to Samsung.
Prepare the Samsung Galaxy Note
Note: USB Debugging is only needed when using a MAC to Update via Kies.
Upgrade to Android version 4.0.4/ Baseband version T879UVMA1
Important: Verify you have backed up all of your data, including the contents of the internal (non-removable) SD card, to prevent unnecessary data loss.
How to update the device software using Kies for Macs - All Samsung Android Devices
Software updates for Android
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