Earlier we reported on a Firmware Leak for the Tizen Samsung Gear 2 (SM-R380) , well now it is the turn of the Tizen Samsung Gear 2 Neo (SM-R381) to get some Firmware love, with Firmware R381XXU0BND8 going online (R381XXU0BND8_R381OXA0BND8_LUC).
We are still expecting the Global launch of the and Gear 2 (SM-R380) / Neo (SM-R381) within the next 24 hours.
The current Tizen version running on the Gear 2 Neo is Tizen 2.2.0 (Mangolia) and this firmware will update it to Tizen 188.8.131.52. The firmware is aimed at advanced users and definitely people that know what they are doing. The flashing procedure is the same as flashing other Samsung devices using the Odin tool.
To download the Firmware, please head on over to Sammobile’s firmware section.