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How to Root Galaxy S on Android 2.3.3 XWJVB Firmware

Samsung Galaxy S Blue LogoFor all those who have installed the latest 2.3.3 Gingerbread XWJVB version which is a stable version as compared to all other previous versions like XWJVK or even all other 2.2.1 versions would now want to know on how you can easily root your Galaxy S GT I 9000 device. Due to immense requests and demands by users, we have decided to come out with a simplified tutorial on how you can easily root your Galaxy S device who have recently updated their devices with the latest XWJVB 2.3.3 firmware.

Please note that you should only proceed to root your device on after updating Galaxy S GT I 9000 with latest Gingerbread 2.3.3 XWJVB version as if you are applying this method to any other method then this may not root the device and also has a potential to damage the device. To check on which version you are on then you will have to just tap on the Settings > About Phone > Firmware Version where you will find the version of Android OS where it will show the version number as shown below. Please note that for users who are on Gingerbread’s 2.3.3 XXJVK firmware don’t proceed with this guide and follow the rooting process which is mentioned here Rooting guide for 2.3.3 XXJVK.

XXJVK 2.3.3 version


  1. bro,

    i need to root my sgs 2.3.3 ddjv9. base band I9000ddJV5. can you please advice me the easiest way to root it. your help on this would be highly appreciated.


  2. I took off the battery and now it is stuck with the warning icon between the phone and the pc.
    Any ideas ?

  3. Hi,

    I started the rooting and got a black screen using Odin with my Samsung Galaxy S. Now I cannot even turn it on, neither in download mode nor in “normal” mode.

    Does anyone know a way to restore it to its “factory state” ?

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