How to Update Galaxy Y S5360 with Jellynoid 4.2 Custom ROM Firmware

Samsung Galaxy Y GT-S5360 Android smartphone can now be updated with the latest version of Jellybean 4.2.2 Android firmware which is dubbed as Jellynoid custom ROM firmware. Though this is not the official firmware released by Samsung, this update can be updated manually with the help of simple instructions. So, let’s check out on how you can install the firmware after following the quick pre requisites mentioned below;

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Note: This is the custom ROM firmware & not the official firmware released by Samsung.

Quick pre Requisites:

  • All the data in your Galaxy Y GT-S5360 device should be backed up with the help of below mentioned manual steps. Make sure that you are not backing the data with the help of KIES as it may not detect the device till this firmware is rolled out in your country.

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”. 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, make sure that your device is rooted. To check on whether your phone is rooted or not, download “Root Checker” app from the PLAY Store and check on whether the device is rooted or not. If your phone is not rooted, with the help of below step you can root your Galaxy Y S5360.

Root Samsung Galaxy Y S5360 on Any Firmware – Guide

Assuming that you have rooted the device, you now need to proceed to the next step where we have mentioned the detailed instructions with which you can update your device.

Procedure to Update Galaxy Y S5360 with Jellynoid Custom ROM Firmware:

  • Disconnect the device from computer and turn Off the device so that it can be entered in the Recovery Mode. In recovery mode, select “Wipe data/factory reset” & “Wipe Cache partition”. If the device starts normally, then you will need to re try the process of entering the device in the recovery mode.
  • Recovery mode can in Galaxy Y can be entered by pressing  Volume UP Key + OK button, and holding both simultaneously press the Power Button. Now, in recovery mode, select “Wipe data/factory reset” & “Wipe Cache partition” so that all the cache data will be cleared.
  • Up next you need to select “install zip from sd card” and choose the Jellynoid Custom ROM Firmware Package which you have placed in your phone along with thge Google Apps package. It will take around 3 -4 minutes for applying the update.
  • Once the firmware is updated successfully, you will get to see the message “install from sd card complete” and then select “go back” with the help of volume rocker keys and select “reboot system now” for rebooting the device ion the normal mode. The whole process of firmware update might take around 4 – 5 minutes.

Tip: If your Galaxy Y S5360 doesn’t power up or say it gets into the boot loop mode, you need to re insert the battery and then re try the process of firmware update by following the above steps.

So there you go, you have now successfully installed the latest firmware of Jellynoid Jellybean firmware in your device. Do let us know in the comments section just in case if you face any issues in the process of firmware update.

34 Comments
  1. Reply taher December 9, 2014 at 11:01 am

    anyone der?

  2. Reply taher December 9, 2014 at 10:52 am

    please…. i need it

  3. Reply taher December 9, 2014 at 10:51 am

    im not able to download rom plz someone send me the link now

  4. Reply taher December 9, 2014 at 10:40 am

    flash ur phone wid stock rom it will work as it worked wen u bought it new i promise

  5. Reply aldrino December 1, 2014 at 4:42 am

    FUCK YOU MAN!! FULL OF LIES!!! NOW MY PHONE IS NOT WORKING!! FUCK YOU!! LIES!!

  6. Reply AHADZI November 3, 2014 at 11:51 pm

    after all the process my phone is not booting again. Please help me

  7. Reply Mat June 5, 2014 at 10:36 am

    when I did the rebooting set-up that you said earlier, i just followed like what you were instructed but it seems that I only stacked on the welcome screen of the phone . what should i do ?,

  8. Reply Chalaka April 18, 2014 at 12:52 pm

    Do I need to download gapps file?

  9. Reply Aman January 21, 2014 at 11:59 am

    I upgarded the version to Android 4.2, but i think it is actually Theme only as it shows in About Phone the same version of Android as existing one. Anyways, what can i do if i wish to get back to its original version???

    • Reply Pradeep Neela January 28, 2014 at 2:22 pm

      you can flash back to the original ROM at any point of time

  10. Reply Aman January 21, 2014 at 11:56 am

    I updated the Version & thanxx for dat. But what if i wish to get back to its original version.

  11. Reply dilip somani January 17, 2014 at 11:56 am

    my cell is not getting restarted after the update…….it gets hung on the welcome screen..kindly suggest the alternative way or way to roll back to original android 2.3.6

  12. Reply dilip somani January 17, 2014 at 11:55 am

    my cell is not getting restarted after the update…….it gets hung on the welcome screen…kindly suggest alternative or way to roll back to original android 2.3.6

  13. Reply albymush January 12, 2014 at 6:43 am

    Sounds great but could you tell me why I need to install Google apps? — your procedure does not use it after it is installed on the SD card

  14. Reply Sagar Jain December 9, 2013 at 2:10 pm

    Network of simcard not working. Please tell me how to solve it.

  15. Reply Biakjosh November 14, 2013 at 3:55 pm

    stuck on boot… what to do?

  16. Reply Zain Qureshi November 13, 2013 at 3:38 pm

    I m using Samsung Galaxy Y Gt S5630 .I did all the above things as u said but my device hang on boot screen….pls help

  17. Reply Danish Aamir November 9, 2013 at 2:59 pm

    I m using Samsung Galaxy Y Gt S5630 .I did all the above things as u said but my device hang on boot screen….pls help

    • Reply Pradeep Neela November 11, 2013 at 9:04 pm

      it only gives issues on Semaphore kernel

  18. Reply Ashif October 25, 2013 at 6:17 pm

    Can we use this for galaxy mini GT-S5570

    • Reply Pradeep Neela October 27, 2013 at 3:24 pm

      no, this is only for Galaxy Y

  19. Reply Naveen Venkatesh October 25, 2013 at 2:42 am

    while rebooting it got stuck up …what do i do….

  20. Reply amir kudsi October 24, 2013 at 2:21 pm

    my cell is nt getting restarted after the update…….it gets hung on the welcome screen

    • Reply Pradeep Neela October 27, 2013 at 3:25 pm

      just re insert the battery and try to boot the device

  21. Reply amir kudsi October 24, 2013 at 2:19 pm

    my cell z nt getting restarted after the update….it gets hung on the welcome page….

  22. Reply vinayak October 17, 2013 at 9:42 am

    I get the following massage
    File Blocked for Violation.
    when i want to download.
    please rectify.

  23. Reply Byron October 17, 2013 at 5:21 am

    Thank you! Unfortunately I keep getting stuck in boot start up screen. I’m going back to Jellyblast Rom. Thanks anyway though, perhaps I’ll try it again.

  24. Reply kanu October 16, 2013 at 12:02 pm

    download link for mediafire is not working

    • Reply Pradeep Neela October 23, 2013 at 11:17 pm

      the link has now been changed

  25. Reply mario lainez October 13, 2013 at 7:18 pm

    error no se puede descargar el firmware

    • Reply Pradeep Neela October 23, 2013 at 11:16 pm

      Please check the same now, the link has been changed

  26. Reply Sanjay October 12, 2013 at 10:04 pm

    please correct download link

    • Reply Pradeep Neela October 23, 2013 at 11:16 pm

      Download Link has been refreshed and is working now

  27. Reply salar October 11, 2013 at 9:59 pm

    where is the gapps file?

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