Manual Update Galaxy ACE S5830 with Touchwiz Revolutionised 5.0 custom ROM Firmware – Guide

For all those who are having the Samsung Galaxy ACE S5830 smartphone can now rejoice as in the due course of this article we will be checking out on how you can install the latest Touch wiz Revolutionized 5.0 custom ROM firmware. While there seems to be no signs of Official Jellybean 4.2 in the device, you can still get the looks of Jellybean 4.2 which was earlier released for Galaxy S4 smartphone. So, before we proceed on to check on what are the quick pre requisites you need to follow.


Quick Pre Requisites:

  • All the data in your device should be backed up with the help of below mentioned steps. Make sure that you are not creating the backup with the help of KIES tool as it may not help you restore the data into your phone.

SMS – Use “SMS Backup & Restore app”,
Contacts – Sync with the Gmail application,
Call Log - Call Log and Restore
Images, Songs, Videos, Files – Copy to internal / External SD Card,
APN and MMS Settings – Note down from the path “Applications > Settings > Wireless and Network > Mobile Networks > Access Point Names

  • Enable the USB Debugging Mode in your computer from the path “Settings > Applications > Development > USB debugging” in your Samsung Galaxy ACE S5830. Also, the minimum battery life should be a minimum of 40% or else there is a risk of device getting turned Off in the middle of firmware update.
  • Since this is the custom ROM firmware, you will need to make sure that you have rooted the device. To check on whether your Galaxy ACE is rooted or not, you can download the “Root Checker” app from the PLAY Store and check. Just in case if the device is not rooted, you need to root the same with the help of below mentioned steps.

Procedure to Update Galaxy ACE S5830 with Official DDKQ8 Firmware

Procedure to Root Galaxy ACE S5830 on Official DDKQ8 Firmware

  • After rooting install the “ROM Manager” app from the PLAY Store and install the custom recovery image in your device by selecting the option of install recovery image.

Let’s head to the next step where we have mentioned the detailed guide on how to apply with this update.


  1. Hi, I followed the steps and Play Store stops automatically, I can’t download my apps which makes this ROM not useful.
    I wiped data and cache, reinstalled, same story. I Wiped data, cache, dalvik and bat stats, but same story. I can’t open Play Store. Any ideas???

  2. sms not work

  3. Can u plz give me the s4 custom rom download link…?

  4. The firmware is great..i love the ui but
    I have the same problem
    1. Incoming calls get rejected
    2. Play store doesnot work

    I tried wiping data and cache partition and re installing the firmware but it didn’t work.
    Pls suggest a solution

  5. I installed on my ace. Everything is perfect. S4 ui is superb. but there are some problems.
    1. out going call is ok but Incoming call is not working. “User busy” is the reply to the phone. sore is not working. “Unfortunately, play store stopped unexpectedly” was the reply.
    3.Automatically reboots sometimes.