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Download Android Pie For Galaxy J3 2017 Official Firmware

Download and install Android Pie for Galaxy J3 2017: Samsung Galaxy J3 2017 started getting the Android 9.0 Pie official update. Recently, Samsung has started rolling out Android pie update for his older device which is Galaxy J3 2013. Now the owner of Samsung Galaxy J3 2017 will be happy and get the experience of the latest Android Pie OS on their own device officially.

Samsung started rolling out the new update via OTA and comes with new One UI skin. Here in this article, we come with an easy step by step guide on how to download and install Android Pie for Galaxy J3 2017 official update.

Android 9.0 Pie official firmware is the major update for Galaxy J3 2017 smartphone. This update comes with all the new official features of Android pie such as Samsung’s very own revamped One UI, new Unicode 11.0 emoji for Samsung Keyboard, Android Pie’s Digital Wellbeing tools and much more. Also, it brings performance improvements, enhanced system stability, improved device’s speed and so on. Samsung rolling out the Android Pie update via OTA (Over-the-air), soon will reach all over the world. Not all users can get the update at the same time. You can check manually by gong to phone Settings > About Phone > Check Update first.

If yo do not find any new update and excited for more, then you can install manually using the Odin tool. Odin is a tool which is officially launched by Samsung. Odin tool allows flashing any official stock firmware on Samsung devices. The update is a stable build and comes with many bug fixes, increase your battery life and so on. If you wish to download and install Android Pie for Galaxy J3 2017, then go ahead and follow the given instructions.

Android Pie For Galaxy J3 2017
Android Pie For Galaxy J3 2017


This guide containing the Official Android 9.0 Pie firmware and instructions can be used only with the Galaxy J3 2017. Do not try to install this firmware on any other device or incorrect variant. Verify the model number of your device by navigating to Settings > About Phone.


AndroidBlog will not be held responsible for any damage occurred to your Samsung Galaxy J3 2017 during or after the installation of Android 9.0 Pie Proceed at your risk.


  • Make a proper backup of all the existing data and settings of your Galaxy J3 2017, in case anything goes wrong then you’ll be able to restore your data back.
  • Verify that you’ve correctly installed the Galaxy J3 2017 USB Drivers on the PC.
  • Enable USB Debugging Mode on your Galaxy J3 2017 by navigating to Settings > Developer Options > check the USB Debugging option.
  • If you have a custom ROM installed on the phone, then after installing this stock update, it will be lost.
  • The stock version will replace the custom recovery.
  • If the Galaxy J3 2017 will no longer belong to a rooted version, once the stock firmware installed.
  • Check the battery level of your Galaxy J3 2017, and it should be charged at least about 80% before proceeding to the installation guide.

Required Files:

Steps to Install Android Pie For Galaxy J3 2017 Update:

Step No 1: – First, download Android 9.0 Pie official update and Odin v3.10.7 for Galaxy J3 2017 on the desktop of your PC.

Step No 2: – Now, extract the archived contents to get the tar.md5 update file. Don’t extract the tar.md5 firmware update file.

Step No 3: – Turn OFF your Galaxy J3 2017 to boot into Download Mode.

Step No 4: – Turn the device ON by pressing and holding the Volume Down + Home+ Power keys at the same time for a while till the construction Android robot and a triangle appear. Now press the Power button once again to confirm to enter into Download Mode.

Step No 5: – Launch Odin tool on your PC as an Administrator and plug your phone into your PC while your phone is in the Download Mode.

Step No 6: – One of the ID: COM boxes will turn yellow with the COM port number once the phone is connected successfully.

Step No 7: – Select the firmware files tar.md5 that you want to flash on your Galaxy J3 2017. (Already extracted in Step No 1)

Click on ‘AP’ and select file with ‘AP’ in its name.

Click on ‘CP’ and select file with ‘MODEM’ in its name. Ignore this step if there is no such file.

Click on ‘CSC’ and select file with ‘CSC’ in its name. Ignore this step if there is no such file.

Click on ‘PIT’ and select the .pit file. Ignore this step if there is no such file.

Click on ‘BL’ and select file with ‘BL’ in it’s name. Ignore if there is no such file.

Step No 8: – In Odin, make sure that the Auto Reboot and F. Reset Time options are ticked, but the Re-Partition option should be unchecked.

Step No 9: – Click on the Start button in Odin to initiate the installation process. It will take a few minutes.

Step No 10: – Once the installation process successfully completes, the Galaxy J3 2017 will restart. Unplug the phone after you see the home screen.

Done! You have successfully installed Galaxy J3 2017 Android Pie update.

Let us know in the comments area below if you have any issues or queries regarding the above-given guide to flash Android 9.0 Pie on Galaxy J3 2017.

Source: XDA

Bhatti Junaid

He continuously writes tech articles and development code. Also, appreciates excellent food, exceptional coffee and great company. He has written 266 guides and other posts.

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