Those of you who had tried OTA (over the air) or used KIES to update - and failed . My recommendation is FLASH your smartphone using software. I went to an authorised Samsung dealer who flashed my phone - and didn't have to backup either - and it took only 10 - 15 minutes, in total. Flashing uses. 10 Dec Possible Causes of the Galaxy S3 Software Update Issue. According to forums in AndroidCentral and Phandroid, the following factors may likely cause the Galaxy S3 software update error message: 1. The update is already available in your region but it is not yet rolling out to your device. 2. Server problem. Hi, I'm trying to update my s3 from to I was able to download the update ok but when I install it, it only goes to 25% then briefly shows a wee Android guy on his back with a red triangle. Then the phone reboots and I get a message saying that the firmware update has failed.. I've got stock firmware.
18 Oct Galaxy Tablet S3 update failure. When I try to install the latest update it fails. Error message reads "Failed to update firmware. Visit Samsung service center." I have tried scheduled updates and manual. I have also tried plugged and unplugged into the charger. (0) This Helped Me. Reply · All Forum Topics. My current phone is samsung galaxy s3 GT-I and it has android version so when try to update its version it show that its connecting to server and .. and it tells me “failed to update firmware please try again using PC software (kies) or visit a samsung service centre” what should I do yo update it properly using Wifi ??. Hi to anyone that can help!! I have been trying and trying to update my Galaxy s3 to but every time I try, it downloads the package, asks to install, I accept, it reboots itself to update the phone and then when it turns back on it says the update has failed and that I need to use kies or contact the Samsung.
I just got a new device through my insurance because my old S3 broke. I am trying to update to the latest firmware but just get "processing failed" when i agree to the T&Cs. I have a samsung and google account which are both logged in and I have tried a factory reset and then doing it all again but I still get the same. It's important to have the most current operating system software on your devices. Software updates can improve device stability and provide a variety of additional benefits, including user experience improvements, bug fixes and the latest security patches. This page has links to the most current software updates for all. My phone has been driving me mad for ages as it's continuously telling me I need to update software. I click ok and proceed but always get the same message " Failed to update firmware. Try again using PC software (Kies) or visit a Samsung service centre". Has anybody else experienced this problem?.