Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 Software Update to Lollipop or Marshmallow

Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 Software Update to Lollipop or Marshmallow. Samsung has stopped official software updates for Galaxy Tab 10.1. But you can still install latest operating system on it. Yes you can now update Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 to Android 5.1 Lollipop operating system.

The firmware is developed based on Android open source project. As it isn’t official firmware developed by Samsung, do not install this firmware for daily use. If you are still ready to try and update Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 to Android 5.1 Lollipop, do follow this XDA thread to get solutions for minor solutions. Further, follow the below prerequisites to safeguard your personal data and to ensure successful installation.

Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 Software Update to Lollipop


Check Device Model Number
It is essential to check on device model quantity before rooting/unlocking/blinking process to ensure blinking compatible documents on these devices. These devices model name should be Samsung Galaxy Tabs 10.1 Wi-Fi(GT-P7510). If the device model quantity doesn't match with mentioned one, do not try out the tutorial.

Download Samsung Galaxy Tabs USB Drivers

    To copy firmware plans, it is usually to be linked with Computer. For the Computer to identify the product, it will have installed Samsung USB individuals. If you have not installed recently, download them form below source and install manually.


Enable USB debugging on the Samsung Galaxy Tabs which lets these devices establish a steady reference to computer via USB. You can do it by following below mentioned course. In latest variations of Android os, the Enable Debugging option will be concealed comprehensive of settings -panel. You could follow our guide to permit USB debugging.

Rooting these devices erase whole data on these devices including internal Sdcard. So, be sure to create a back up of whole important data. If you're unfamiliar with Android backup process, you can send our guide to Back-up Android telephone data.

Make certain the phone's battery pack reaches least 60% billed in the beginning up of guide. If battery operates off during unlocking process, it could turn your mobile into brick. So, demand these devices before tutorial.

If these devices bootloader is locked, it is usually to be unlocked before rooting process. You can not gain root gain access to unless bootloader is unlocked.

To set up custom ROM's/Firmware the Galaxy Tabs must be rooted and really should be installed with Clockworkmod restoration/TWRP restoration. Perform this task if not done recently.

Will you be sure you completed all the above steps? Yes, now you can get started doing the Lollipop set up process.




Step 1: Download Android Lollipop ROM and Google Apps packages from downloads section to your PC. Do not unzip the packages.
Step 2: Connect Galaxy Tab to PC using an USB cable.
Step 3: Transfer the downloaded packages into the root of phone/SDcard memory.
Step 4: Once the transfer is done, disconnect the USB and turn off the Galaxy Tab.

Step 5: Enter custom recovery mode on Galaxy Tab. Don’t know how? Do follow the simple step below.

Turn on the device by holding Volume up+Home+Power buttons together until you see the recovery mode.

Step 6: In custom recovery mode, you can view a list of options which are not available in Stock recovery. Among them, find and select wipe data/factory reset(In recovery mode the touch interface will not work. You can use Volume buttons to navigate and Power button to select).

Step 7: Now perform a complete data wipe by selecting wipe cache partition.
Step 8: Once done, enter advanced options in recovery mode and select wipe dalvik cache.
Step 9: If you are done with all the above steps, you can flash the firmware package now. Select install zip from sdcard, navigate and choose the previously copied Android Lollipop ROM package. Confirm the installation and do not interrupt the process.

Step 10: After completion follow Step 9 again and choose Google apps package in this case.
Step 11: Once the packages installation is completed, select reboot system now option.

That’s it! Your device now boots up running Android 5.1 Lollipop. You have successfully Updated Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 with Android 5.1 Lollipop via AOSP firmware. If you face any issues while following the above guide, do let us know through the comments section. We may help you out.

Install Device Software Update - Samsung Galaxy Tab™ 10.1

Battery level requirements:
minimum of 40% (not charging)
minimum of 20% (while charging)
A system update won't be received while roaming.

Note Notes:

A system update can also be done over a Wi-Fi network.
If prompted to update the device, skip to step 5.
  • From a Home screen, tap the Applications icon Apps (located at the bottom).
  • Tap Settings.
  • Tap About device.
  • Tap System updates.
  • Verify the system is up to date.
  • Note If a system update is available, tap Restart & install.