The Samsung Galaxy Mini S5570 is firmly aimed at first time smartphone users and comes with low price. There is a good news that Samsung Galaxy Mini S5570 can update their device to the latest version of Android 2.3.6 Gingerbread XWKT7 firmware. The previous firmware version are JVKT1 and XWKS7. It was released by Croatia with CSC S5570CRGKT1. Today in this article, I will tell you that How To Update Samsung Galaxy Mini S5570 With Android 2.3.6 Gingerbread XWKT7 Firmware.
Note: Please note that after applying this firmware version, few users spotted a difference in dialer button and phone is running faster.
Samsung Galaxy Mini S5570 Quick Specs:
The Samsung Galaxy Mini S5570 runs on Android 2.2 Froyo operating system and it is powered by 600 MHZ CPU, Adreno 200 GPU and Qualcomm MSM7227 chipset. The Samsung Galaxy Mini S5570 has the 3.14 inches TFT capacitive touchscreen display with the resolution of 240×400 pixels. It comes with 3.15 megapaixel rear camera. Other features are 160 MB storage, 384MB RAM, microSD card slot upto 32 GB, Wi-Fi, A-GPS support and SNS integration. The Samsung Galaxy Mini S5570 has the battery life upto 1200 mAh battery.
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Prime Requisites :
- Take Backup of your Android phone contacts, your apps and your accounts associated with it.
- Make sure Your Android device is atleast 50% charged so that it can’t get switched off.
- Disable Anti virus and other tools in your computer.
How To Update Samsung Galaxy Mini S5570 With Android 2.3.6 Gingerbread XWKT7 Firmware
Step 1: Enable USB Debugging mode on your device, You can do this
Settings> Applications> Development
Step 2: Download Android 2.3.6 XWKT7 Gingerbread Firmware from here to your computer. Once downloaded, extract the same.
Step 3: Open ODIN file in your computer and turn off the device and enter into download mode.
Step 4: The download mode can be entered by pressing Volume down key+ OK button and simultaneously press the Power button.
Step 5: Connect the device via USB data cable while keeping the ODIN opened. When you connect the device, the ODIN program will automatically detect it and you will see yellow ID:COM box in ODIN which mean that all the drivers are loaded successfully.
Note: If ODIN doesn’t turn yellow, the you should not proceed to the next step. Then you need to Install the Samsung USB drivers, and the .Net Framework (its free) and also update KIES with the latest version.
Step 6: In Odin,
Click On OPS button and select the file as “TASS_v1.0.ops”
Tick Mark On “One Package”
Click On One Package Tab and select the file as “S5570XWKT7_S5570XWKT3_S5570CRGKT1_HOME.tar.md5”.
Step 7: Click on Start button and process will begin. Once the update is installed successfully, the device will restart.
Step 8: Then turn off the Samsung Galaxy Mini S5570 device and enter into recovery mode.
Step 9: The Recovery mode can be entered by pressing Volume Up key+ OK button and simultaneously press the Power button.
Step 10: In Recovery mode, select “ Wipe data/factory reset” and “Wipe Cache partition”.
Step 11: After this, reboot by selecting reboot system now option.
Congracts! You have successfully Updated Samsung Galaxy Mini S5570 With Android 2.3.6 Gingerbread XWKT7 Firmware.
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