Here comes the “Hero Tab Mid T9”, yes you have heard it right! It may not be a tablet which comes with a tag of Samsung, Motorola or say Apple but this comes with a very lower price tag complimented with a huge list of specs. So, just by chance if you are thinking of buying it and are varied about its firmware support then you can now stop worrying about that as in this article we will see on how you can update this T9 tablet with the Gingerbread 2.3.5 Firmware. The best part of this tablet is that this comes with the Samsung S5PV210 (ARM Cortex TM-A8) CPU with 1.0GHz of processing speed. This also packs in a 3.5 mm jack along with the support of 1080p HD video playback. Apart from these it also boasts 512MB DDR2 Ram, 4GB Nand flash built in and can be Extended with the Memory up to 32GB via micro sd card, 3G Support, 5 point multi touch, Wi Fi with b / g / n support. So, now let’s get started with the procedure with which you can easily update the firmware.
For your convenience, we have broken this article into two pages wherein in this page we will see on what are the list of pre Requisites you need to follow after which we will see on how you can easily update with 2.3.5 firmware in the next page in the form of procedure.
- Backup all your data present in the tablet memory as the data may get lost or corrupted. With the help of below mentioned tips, you can easily backup and restore the data.
Notes – Backup in the mail so that you can then restore manually
SMS Messages – Use “SMS Backup & Restore app”,
Contacts Stored in Phone Memory – Sync with the Gmail application,
Call Log – Call Log and Restore
Videos, Images, Videos & Files etc.– Copy to internal / External SD Card,
Internet & MMS Settings – Backup all the settings from the path “Applications > Settings > Wireless and Network > Mobile Networks > Access Point Names”
- After this ensure that the tablet is left with the minimum of 60% battery charge so as to ensure that the device doesn’t get turned Off in the process of firmware update. Enable the USB Debugging from the path “Settings > Applications > Development > USB Debugging”.
- Download the Gingerbread 2.3.5 Package from here to your computer.
So, let’s head to the instructions and see on how you can update this firmware.