Galaxy Fit S5670

How to Root Samsung Galaxy Fit S5670

Galaxy FIT LogoOne of the most sort of the range smart phones, the Samsung Galaxy FIT which is not only on of the affordable smart phones but also is the smart phone with which you can make the most out of it. So, on the lines of this thought let’s check out on how you can easily root your phone which is Samsung Galaxy FIT S 5670 so that you can then think of possibilities in the form of installing the Custom ROMs as well as in the form of accessing the system level files which otherwise are not accessible without rooting the phone.

The only sad part about this whole process is that rooting basically voids the warranty, though again the best part is that the rooting process which will be employed on this phone is a truly reversible process. Since, it’s a reversible process, you can revoke the root access at any point of time as soon as you follow the procedure to update with the Stock ROM. Please note that this process of rooting is applicable for all the phones which are on Froyo operating system as well as on all the Gingerbread phones across the Globe and also this can be followed by all those whose phones are network locked too.

It’s very important to follow each and every single instruction which is mentioned below. For your convenience, we have broken this article into different pages and also all the download files which needs to be downloaded are mentioned clearly in the procedure section. So let’s check out on what are the list of pre requisites which you need to refer before rooting the phone and then followed by the actual instructions to root the phone are mentioned below.

Pre Root Instructions:

  • So, before you proceed for the actual instructions you need to ensure that all the data which is present in your phone needs to be backed up so that just in case if you lose this data then you will be in a position to restore all of them back.
  • So all in a nut shell you will have to move all your audio, Video and image files to your external SD card and then all your contacts and SMS can be backed by following the below mentioned links.

Procedure to Backup and Restore SMS,

Procedure to Backup and Restore Contacts,

  • Now, ensure that you have a minimum battery of at least greater than 60% as it’s necessary to maintain this limit so as to avoid from the battery calibration.
  • It is very important to note that you have followed all the instructions carefully which includes the disabling of the Antivirus suites in your PC before proceeding to follow the instructions to root the phone.
  • Also, additionally you will have to also ensure that you have noted down all the APN and MMS Settings which are available  in the path of “Applications > Settings > Wireless and Network > Mobile Networks > Access Point Names” which then you can note down all the settings by tapping on the MMS, GPRS or 3G Settings. You can restore all these APN as well as MMS settings once the rooting process is finished so as to access the same.

Procedure to Root Samsung Galaxy FIT:

  • So, once you are done with the above instructions, its now time to download the Rooting Package for FIT to your computer. Please note that after downloading this file you need to place the same or transfer the same to the desktop of your PC so that you can easily find the same.
  • Once, the file is downloaded and moved to desktop, you now need to copy the same to your phone. Ensure that you are not placing this file deep into the sub / root folders or else it will be difficult to locate the same. Now, place this file into your phone, you will have to connect the Galaxy FIT S 5670 to the computer using the USB cable which you got at the time of purchasing the phone.
  • As soon as the file is copied / placed successfully into the phone, you will then have to remove the USB cable and then you will have to turn Off the phone so that you can then enter into the recovery mode so that the rooting file can be executed. To enter the recovery mode, you will have to press the Menu Button and then you will have to Press the Power button simultaneously to enter into the recovery mode. Also, additionally note that if the device boots in the normal mode with the home screen then you will have to again switch off the device and retry the process.
  • Next up in the recovery mode, you will have to choose the option of “update from SD card” after which you will then have to select the file which you placed the same in your phone which is having the name of “”. Choose the same and then the process of rooting will be initiated. Please ensure that in the process of rooting there will be incidents like screen flickering and your device may also be restarted in the process of rooting, so don’t panic and interrupt the process of rooting.

Galaxy S Recovery Mode

  • So, as soon as the rooting is finished, you need to select the option of “reboot system now”after which the phone will be rebooting. After the phone reboots, you will find applications like the Superuser which is in the Skull shaped icon and also another application called CWM which is nothing but the Clock Work Mod Recovery application. Just in case if these two apps are not there in the applications, then that means the rooting was not done successfully and you need to repeat the above process again.

That’s it, so now you have successfully rooted the Galaxy FIT. Do, let us know just in case if you face any issues while rooting the phone in the comments section below.



  1. deepak

    September 10, 2013 at 8:58 pm

    I rooted my mobile and one app showes with name superuser.but i am still not able to my app to sd card.pls help me.

  2. Harold

    August 19, 2013 at 5:39 am

    yes, it says that

  3. pratik

    April 28, 2013 at 10:07 am

    it say that no such file found,what can i do now..

  4. Anand Kumar

    June 16, 2012 at 7:37 am

    can u add a custom rom to the phone without installing cwm.,??

    • Pradeep Neela

      June 16, 2012 at 11:10 am

      no, you cannot apply the update

      • Anand Kumar

        June 16, 2012 at 12:24 pm

        cool. thanks..!!

  5. sanath kumar

    May 30, 2012 at 1:50 pm

    i got nly superuser… cwm does it mean that its not rooted

  6. BigBello

    May 30, 2012 at 12:19 am

    I could not root my Galaxy fit! when i chose the option “update from SD Card”, it was telling me that there was no directory named as such. Please what can i do about that, i will really appreciate your help. Thanks

  7. Akshit

    May 28, 2012 at 7:25 pm

    Can u please post a guide on unrooting the phone..and i am running adnroid 2.3.6…can i still use this guide to root my phone..
    Thanks in advance

  8. micky

    May 20, 2012 at 7:03 pm

    dont follow these steps listed above these guys dont know how to root a phone…i had followed these steps and got my phone bricked thank god that it was in warrenty….for rooting process a phone take at-least 10 to 15 mins but by this site method it finishes in only 2 second how could this be possible and also after rooting you only superuser app not cwn and if you tried to install cwn from rom manager app recommonded by these genius guys you will surely brick your phone as i had done the same…..these guys dont know a shit about rooting……thats for sure…….

  9. micky

    May 19, 2012 at 2:09 pm

    anybody please help me my fit is not turning on….

  10. micky

    May 19, 2012 at 11:18 am

    sir help me as my phone is not turning on after i install rom manager and flash my cwm ….please help me….

  11. pranshu

    May 15, 2012 at 8:53 pm

    cannot root because it shows error while selecting sd card…..what to do

    • ArJ

      July 5, 2012 at 10:55 am

      You have to rename it to “update”

    • ArJ

      July 5, 2012 at 10:55 am

      You have to rename it to “update”

  12. Royal Sameer

    May 9, 2012 at 4:08 pm

    Hey Pradeep Neela, the rooting method u mentioned here is for android gingerbread 2.3.x. not for froyo. SuperOneClick worked 100% for froyo but not this method.Do U know, that this method can brick the froyo phones??

  13. shah

    May 8, 2012 at 11:10 pm

    i rooted my phone n also downloaded rom manager bt wen i downloaded new fonts n my phone started to reboot it never switched on plz tell me what to do i need help its not switching on ….. help…

    • Raj YOLO

      October 10, 2013 at 11:35 am

      Hey ,
      your phone is bricked .
      to unbrick it flash the stock rom

  14. Sameer

    May 3, 2012 at 4:51 pm

    Dear Pradeep Neela, the method you have adviced is only for gingerbread not for froyo. I have successfully rooted my galaxy fit froyo with SUPER ONE CLICK v2.3 on yesterday. And also, to all readers, please do not install rom manager for froyo devices especially for galaxy fit froyo for installing custom roms. It will brick your device. Also, galaxy fit is not listed in the list of rom manager (till known).

  15. omkar manwadkar

    May 2, 2012 at 12:29 pm

    sir i hve rooted my phone sucssesfully….now if i again want to go reverse to apply for warranty what to do?

  16. MANISH

    April 23, 2012 at 6:29 pm

    hiii Pradip Neela
    i have just rooted my galaxy fit running on 2.3.6 gingerbread. after rooting i have only “SUPER USER” app bt not CWM. Then i installed “ROM MANAGER” app(free) from android market and then i tried to install CWM from it bt my phone’s model was not listed in the list. plzz tell me how to install CWM ????????????

  17. puneet

    April 23, 2012 at 3:39 pm

    yar its not working… shows no such file found ….wathe i past the downloaded file on s.d card

  18. lav dev awasthi

    April 21, 2012 at 11:13 pm

    hello sir
    i have samsung galaxy fit 2.3.6 version , and i want to root my phone .once i have rooted my phone and i get my phone bricked due to rong cmw install .now i buy new phone and i want to root again but now i apply your step carefully twice and thrice , i get the superuse icon in my app list but when i use root checker soft it says your phone is not rooted and i use other app it said you device is not rooted , please help me how to get root again

    • Pradeep Neela

      April 22, 2012 at 2:22 pm

      aren’t you able to root the device?

  19. Tomi Olah

    April 15, 2012 at 2:54 am

    I installed the CWM with ROM Manager, but when I pressed “Backup”, the phone turned off, and I can`t turn on, I can`t go to recovery mod too. It`s bricked? If yes, how can I fix it? PLS HELP ME!

  20. pavan

    April 7, 2012 at 10:27 am

    sir i have done rooting process successfully but i have got only superuser application in my device, i didn’t got cmw is that mean my mobile is rooted ar not please help me thank you..

  21. avi

    March 5, 2012 at 9:52 am

    i have rooted the phone but still applock is not working.

    • Pradeep Neela

      March 6, 2012 at 11:36 am

      on which firmware you are on?

      • avi

        March 14, 2012 at 1:35 am

        android version 2.3.6
        BUILD NUMBER: gingerbread.DDKT3

      • avi

        March 16, 2012 at 5:24 pm

        @Pradeep Neela,
        version 2.3.6

  22. Avi

    February 21, 2012 at 9:06 pm

    Dear Pradeep Neela, can you please tell.. if “lock free or lock or protector or applock” or anyother application like this working correctly on version 2.3.6?
    since i have upgraded it to 2.3.6, all other applications except APPLOCK are working fine. but any application with locking feature is not working in 2.3.6. ( though these apps are installed correctly but after installation not locking any application.)
    please guide. thanx in advance.

    • Pradeep Neela

      February 22, 2012 at 12:03 am

      yes applock app will work perfectly!

      • avi

        February 25, 2012 at 12:52 am

        after updating to 2.3.6 i have rooted the phone but applock is not working. pls help.

        • Neela Pradeep

          April 6, 2012 at 11:25 am

          on which version you are on?

  23. ahmad

    February 19, 2012 at 4:10 pm

    i am from 2.2 to 2.3.6

    • Avi

      February 21, 2012 at 9:03 pm

      Dear Ahmad! can you please tell.. if “lock free or lock or protector or applock” or anyother application like this working correctly on version 2.3.6?
      since i have upgraded it to 2.3.6, all other applications except APPLOCK are working fine. but any application with locking feature is not working in 2.3.6.

  24. ahmad

    February 19, 2012 at 4:09 pm

    i got update for it . ………… by the company itself i gone from 2.2 to 2.3.6

  25. Avi

    February 19, 2012 at 1:15 am

    I have updated my fit to version 2.3.6 through samsung kies. now after rooting all applications are working well, except “app lock, lock pro etc” (any application which lock message, contacts etc). i want to secure my message through lock code but none application with this function is working.
    i have tried ‘lock” application. it installed correctly but after installation it actually not locking message or contact or any other application as it did previously in version 2.3.4
    Can you please help?

    • Pradeep Neela

      February 24, 2012 at 9:58 am

      to lock specific things in your phone, you need to root the device!

  26. cheeku

    February 17, 2012 at 8:31 pm

    not show sd card at time of rooting

  27. cheeku

    February 17, 2012 at 8:28 pm

    i have copy zip file in sd card but not at the time of rooting,,,,,,,,,,,,,,help me`

  28. chaitanya

    January 31, 2012 at 9:39 am

    i want to install cyanogenmod on my phone…in cwm i cant see my phone..wat to do?

    • Pradeep Neela

      January 31, 2012 at 12:03 pm

      your voice is being heard, we are in the process of the same! Within just few hours we are coming up with an article!

  29. erroll.tom

    January 29, 2012 at 8:05 pm

    I’m planning to update and root my Fit. But, which is better to do first, upgrade to 2.3.6 then root or the other way around? Thanks in advance

  30. Mae Mae Ü

    January 25, 2012 at 11:06 am

    How can I enter the recovery mode? I don’t understand -.-

  31. jeev

    December 25, 2011 at 5:45 pm

    how to install Custom ROMs and how to access the system files in rooted phones

    • Pradeep Neela

      December 25, 2011 at 9:53 pm

      which custom rom you wanted to install?

  32. avi

    December 21, 2011 at 1:46 am

    please help how can i change the permission for applications in root explorer.. so that i can move them from phone memory to sd card. please briefly guide about the process. thanks.

    • Pradeep Neela

      December 24, 2011 at 4:43 pm

      long press on the file to select the permissions!

      • avi

        December 25, 2011 at 7:39 am

        Actually first time after rooting, all my applications were able to move on memory card. after sometime my ph speed became very Slow so i formatted the ph.. but now none of the application is permissible to move on memory card.. i formatted the phone again, then i tried rooting the phone again but none could help. even i m trying to change permissions through root exploler in every ways. but none is working. (In setting > manage application > ‘MOVE TO SD CARD’ option is not blinked).

        please help, if you can.

        • Pradeep Neela

          December 25, 2011 at 9:57 am

          have you changed any permissions of the file? dont change the permissions! fix the permissions from recovery!

        • avi

          December 26, 2011 at 4:56 am

          Before formatting the phone, i changed the permission for experiment. But when it didn’t work so i formatted the phone again & then rooted again then again freshly installed some applications but still “move to sd card” option is not working in application manager.

          • Pradeep Neela

            December 26, 2011 at 9:31 am

            You shldnt have been you can apply any firmware to fix the same.

        • avi

          December 27, 2011 at 1:35 am

          Yes sir! i have fixed the firmware by updating it to v.2.3.4 gingerbread ddkq5.
          after it i rooted the phone. & now i have installed root exploler but don’t know how to move file to sd card memory as this option is not active in application manager. i want to empty phone memory. please help.

          • Pradeep Neela

            December 27, 2011 at 9:29 am

            download an app called apps2sd from market, it should help you!

        • avi

          December 28, 2011 at 2:08 am

          yes i have installed it.. but it could not help. :((
          any other idea how to do that???

          • Pradeep Neela

            December 29, 2011 at 2:00 am

            which is the current firmware?

    • avi

      December 28, 2011 at 2:05 am

      yes i have installed it but it could not help..
      any other idea???

  33. ruth

    December 15, 2011 at 1:04 pm

    Thanks a lot in advance in your beneficial solution!! In fact nice offer.

  34. Shivang

    November 17, 2011 at 2:37 pm

    I want to know that if i root my phone can i get paid apps for free?
    Also i want to know how to unroot my phone! Please tell asap 🙂

  35. sanket

    November 16, 2011 at 2:48 pm

    2.2 froyo…..(indian version)

  36. sanket

    November 16, 2011 at 12:17 pm

    2.2 froyo…

  37. sanjeev raj

    November 15, 2011 at 2:39 pm

    But How To Apply…
    Download Mode is not working as well.

  38. sanket

    November 15, 2011 at 12:39 pm

    How to apply stock firmware update????

    • NeaL Pradeep

      November 16, 2011 at 12:47 am

      what is the update version of your stock?

  39. sanjeev raj

    November 15, 2011 at 5:25 am

    Dear Neal…… Phone is Switched off and not able to start in any way… not normal Start working,, not recovery mode working,,,
    is there any software to switch it on or to get recovery mode… plz reply as soon as possible

    • sanjeev raj

      November 15, 2011 at 7:43 am

      plzzzzzzz help neal…………. plzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz

    • NeaL Pradeep

      November 15, 2011 at 10:50 am

      you need to apply the update once again to restore back the phone!

  40. sanket

    November 14, 2011 at 2:36 pm

    But downloading mode is also not turning on….
    I know the process of updating… But without using downloading mode, how to update it????????

    • NeaL Pradeep

      November 14, 2011 at 8:36 pm

      you can root using the recovery mode!

  41. sanket

    November 14, 2011 at 2:19 pm

    But downloading mode is also not turning on. How can i update it??????

  42. sanjeev raj

    November 14, 2011 at 10:39 am

    how to update…..?????????????
    Nothing is working………

    • NeaL Pradeep

      November 14, 2011 at 10:44 am

      this is for rooting and not for updating!

  43. sanket

    November 13, 2011 at 11:38 pm

    On galaxy fit of course.! GT-S5670. Have i bricked my phone? I had successfully updated and rooted my phone….
    Have i bricked my phone??? If i did so then tell me what to do now……..

    • NeaL Pradeep

      November 14, 2011 at 12:12 am

      if your phone is not turning on then update the firmware once again!

  44. sanjeev raj

    November 13, 2011 at 5:51 pm

    Hey Neal,, I M also facing the same problem……. plz help us to recover our mobile…….

  45. Thomas

    November 13, 2011 at 5:45 pm

    I have the
    Galaxy Fit S5670
    Android Vesion 2.2.1 (Froyo.JPKC1)

    I have tried the to apply the step as describe above, then I got an error message telling me the system could not located the \\ files on the SD card.

    So I change the name of \\ into \\ but I got an other error message. The system located the file but \(Bad)\ was written behind the file.

    Can you help me on this? Thank you

  46. sanket

    November 12, 2011 at 3:00 pm

    No, my phone is even not able to start. i charged it for sometime and then tried to start but nothing. Recovery and download mode is also not starting.

    • NeaL Pradeep

      November 12, 2011 at 3:06 pm

      which phone you applied this process to?

      • sanjeev raj

        November 13, 2011 at 6:03 pm

        i have applied it on galaxy fit

  47. sanket

    November 11, 2011 at 3:08 pm

    It‘s nor working for it. I tried everything. PleaSe help me!!!

  48. sanket

    November 11, 2011 at 10:58 am

    I downloaded the clockwork recovery mode of dell streak from rom manager. But when i selected the option to backup my current rom, my phone switched off and it is not turning on now. please help me AS fast as possible……

    • NeaL Pradeep

      November 11, 2011 at 11:04 am

      try re inserting the battery and boot in normal mode!

  49. avi

    November 6, 2011 at 12:36 am

    I have installed \MyBackup Pro\ application. it has been granted permission from superuser. but ‘MOVE TO SD CARD’ option in ‘manage apps from setting’ is not activated so i am unable to move this application to memory card. please guide….

    • NeaL Pradeep

      November 6, 2011 at 1:41 am

      download Root explorer and change the permissions from there!

  50. sahar

    November 4, 2011 at 11:44 pm

    thank alot. it helped me to root my phone and uninstall some applications. I had to rename the file to so it can work.
    tnx to comments too.

    thumbs uop 🙂

  51. avi

    November 4, 2011 at 6:29 am

    Mr. Neal, i have two queries.. please help me out. i have upgraded my phone to v. 2.3 gingerbread through samsung kies… can i root now on this 2.3 gingerbread version through the above process?
    2.please also tell where i have to copy the .zip file….. in memory card or somewhere else.???
    thanks alot again in advance.

    • NeaL Pradeep

      November 4, 2011 at 10:06 am

      yes you can root the firmware,
      you will have to copy the zip file to the root of your phone!

      • avi

        November 4, 2011 at 11:28 am

        thank you so much for your guidance. i’ll try this again.

        • avi

          November 4, 2011 at 8:43 pm

          Thank you Mr. NEAL. i have done it.
          1.please tell me how i can use superuser??
 to move any installed application from phone memory to memory card. as my phone memory getting very low because most of the applications install on phone memory by default.??

          • NeaL Pradeep

            November 5, 2011 at 12:13 am

            you cannot use super user, it will give the permission to the apps which requires the root access!
            you can move that particular app from the manage apps from settings!

  52. John

    November 3, 2011 at 2:05 pm

    Works brilliantly, thanks!

    • avi

      November 4, 2011 at 3:44 am

      john would you please tell me, where did u copy the zip file. bcoz i have copied it to memory card but in recovery mode its not detecting the .zip file. pls help

      • NeaL Pradeep

        November 4, 2011 at 10:10 am

        it should detect irrespective of where you copy the zip file!

  53. avi

    November 3, 2011 at 4:34 am

    hello sir,
    i had copied the zip file to memory card,,,,(path is: /sdcard/
    then next time i made a folder named “A” & copied zip file in to it (path is: /sdcard/A/
    But in both cases
    when i started ph. in RECOVERY MODE, the 2nd option is (apply sdcard : & when i select this it says,,, [E: can’t open/sdcard/ (no such file or directory) installation aborted.
    kindly guide me (where i have to copy this zip file or if there is anything else.)
    thanks in advance.

    • NeaL Pradeep

      November 3, 2011 at 1:25 pm

      please avi, follow the procedure carefully, we have mentioned every single step over there!

      • avi

        November 4, 2011 at 3:48 am

        Mr. Neal pradeep,
        thanx alot for your cooperation. please tell me where i have to copy the file .zip file in phone???
        (currently i am copying it to memory card but it has not been detecting in recovery mode.)
        please help..

  54. Aario

    November 3, 2011 at 12:45 am

    Did all the steps, renamed to, showed me that installing from sdcard compelete, rebooted,… nothing! Nothing at all! Nothing!
    I doesn’t work.
    I wonder how you guys saying that it works! I repeated steps several times. Nothing happens guys. No skull Icon, nothing!
    Any Idea?

    • NeaL Pradeep

      November 6, 2011 at 11:46 pm

      on which firmware version you are on?

  55. shubham

    October 25, 2011 at 12:50 pm

    hello sir,
    when i goes to recovery mode the green screen appear with written as downloading ,no option of update from sd card come,, from out from this condition i have to remove my battery ,, so tell me how i root my phone

    • NeaL Pradeep

      October 25, 2011 at 1:40 pm

      you can root by removing the sd card!

  56. salil

    October 19, 2011 at 3:27 pm

    hi, i want to root my galaxy fit, i have also copied the zip file to my memory card.. when i go in to recoevery mode.. it asks me to ‘ apply SDcard’ and when i press ok.. it says – (no such file or directory) installation failed’

    pls help.. i am currently on Froyo 2.1…


    • NeaL Pradeep

      October 21, 2011 at 8:07 pm

      have you placed the file int he phone?

  57. ASHIQ

    October 16, 2011 at 8:57 pm

    (Qstn 1) When i tried to go recovary mode in my fit( Long pressing volume up button + Home button + power ON) the below msg screen is displayed. i can’t enter to recovary mode, please help me..

    # RAMDUMP Mode #
    # (ARM9 mode) #


    • NeaL Pradeep

      October 16, 2011 at 11:15 pm

      is its working fine int he normal mode?

  58. Schizo

    October 15, 2011 at 9:24 pm

    Hi i have a samsung galaxy fit, was running froyo, updated to ZCKP7 gingerbread using your guidelines, and rooted it using this article, now the market app is crashing. on opening it asks me to make a new account, then when i click yes, it just exits. this problem is also seen with gmail and in the accounts tab, there is no option anymore to add a google account.

    i have tried installing the rooting update again, it still does not work.
    I connected it to my computer, but Kies tells me the moble cannot be updated.

    how can I 1- unroot this, please tell me something more specific than install firmware because i am unalbe to do so via kies and

    2- how can i resolve this issue keeping the rooting intact



  59. deepak

    October 10, 2011 at 10:39 pm

    adobe flash player is not working on my galaxy fit runing on froyo so is thier any by which i can use it after rooting my device ????

    • NeaL Pradeep

      October 11, 2011 at 1:35 am


  60. dheeraj

    October 10, 2011 at 11:30 am

    while installing clockworkmod from rom manager its not showing my galaxy fit in menu of chosing phone model.pls fix it.

  61. dheeraj

    October 7, 2011 at 10:05 pm

    i have put that .zip file which u hav provided but still when i try to run it by clicking on apply sdcard update .zip it shows no file found. why so???????!

  62. Anant

    October 6, 2011 at 9:40 pm


    I bought Galaxy Fit 3 days back and when i connected it with Samsung Kies first time it said that there is a update and when i clicked yes to update my phone, it took some time and now the OS is gone i guess. The screen is black and nothing is happening. I am in malaysia and Galaxy Fit is not yet launched in Malaysia so i am not able to get is rectified. Can anyone suggest me how can i get my OS back without breaching the warranty ??? quick reply would be highly appreciated as i am not able to use my new phone 🙁

    Thanks in advance!!

    – Anant.

    • NeaL Pradeep

      October 6, 2011 at 10:51 pm

      no, dont worry you can visit the Samsung Service centre and tell them the same and will be fixed for FREE if its in warranty!

      • Anant

        October 7, 2011 at 7:38 am

        Hi Neal,

        Thanks for replying. But i bought this phone from India and now i am in Malaysia for 6 months, in Malaysia this model is not launched so customer care is saying that i will have to send it to India any idea how can i get my cell repaired.


        • NeaL Pradeep

          October 7, 2011 at 9:29 am

          you can send it to your relatives in India and then they can service the same!

        • NeaL Pradeep

          October 7, 2011 at 9:29 am

          if its a small issue then you can probably get it repaired it there itself so that you can save on courier charges!

  63. yashraj

    October 5, 2011 at 3:44 pm

    and in the process the phone isnt finding the file i downloaded. please help me fast!

  64. yashraj

    October 5, 2011 at 3:42 pm

    hey wat if i want to unroot my galaxy fit??

  65. Ajinkya

    September 24, 2011 at 5:23 pm

    why to root, if we don’t have custom roms?

    • NeaL Pradeep

      September 25, 2011 at 8:34 pm

      we will come with the custom roms soon! till then you can use other apps which req. root access!

      • Ajinkya

        September 26, 2011 at 6:10 pm


  66. Dhairya Vora

    September 24, 2011 at 11:52 am

    I tried rooting my Samsung Galaxy Fit S5670 using the steps above..but could not get CWM Application…What do I need to do?? Can you please provide another .zip file which helps solving this issue?

    (NOTE: I had Froyo installed on my mob. Before rooting, I SUCCESSFULLY, updated OS to Gingerbread 2.3.4 Firmware using steps given on your site)

    • Dhairya Vora

      September 24, 2011 at 12:16 pm

      Superuser is installed, and still I am unable to move apps to SD

    • NeaL Pradeep

      September 25, 2011 at 8:42 pm

      download ROM Manager from Market to get the CWM APP!

    • NeaL Pradeep

      September 25, 2011 at 8:43 pm

      download ROM Manager from Market to get the CWM APP!!!

      • Ajinkya

        September 26, 2011 at 9:12 am

        download link2sd. It worked for me.

  67. jigar

    September 23, 2011 at 5:08 pm

    wats the use of rooting the phone?

  68. jigar

    September 22, 2011 at 9:11 pm

    wats the use of rooting the phone?
    do it voids warranty?

  69. Karan

    September 18, 2011 at 9:07 am

    Plz give me zip file to unroot this device….fast pleasee..!

  70. Jitendra

    September 15, 2011 at 5:48 pm


    I wanted to root my phone Samsung Galaxy Fit GT S-5670 OS – Froyo DDKB1 and also want to upgrade to the Gingerbread latest version.

    So I have two questions

    1. What should I do first- rooting or upgrading.

    2. Is it possible to upgrade to Gingerbread though Samsung officially.

    Please help me.

    • NeaL Pradeep

      September 16, 2011 at 12:03 pm

      first update and then root,
      yes but for that Samsung needs to officially push the update from KIES!

      • Jitendra

        September 26, 2011 at 6:08 pm

        Ok, so you mean to say its possible to upgrade through KIES.

        Can you tell me the procedure in short.

  71. anupam

    September 15, 2011 at 11:55 am

    which is the latest gingerbird version for samsung galaxy fit s5670?

  72. abhishek

    September 14, 2011 at 6:29 pm

    if i root the phone will i be able to download all the paid applications in android market for free ???

    • NeaL Pradeep

      September 14, 2011 at 10:46 pm

      yes, rooting won’t be affecting the apps downloading policies! It will stay as before!

  73. Ajai Gopal

    September 14, 2011 at 9:47 am


    The phone was rooted successfully with this procedure. Thanks a lot for this guide.
    But one thing i noticed is after rooting, I was able to find the “SuperUser” app but the “CWM” app is not found. Hence how will I be able to install custom ROMs.

    Kindly clarify.

    Ajai G

    • NeaL Pradeep

      September 15, 2011 at 12:15 am

      you can get into the recovery mode to apply the zip file or download ROM Manager app from Market to get back the CWM!

      • Ajai Gopal

        September 20, 2011 at 7:03 pm

        Hi Neal,

        I tried the approach of getting recovery mode and apply the zip twice. But the CWM is not getting installed.
        Then I installed the ROM Manager app from market and when selected the option “Flash ClockworkMod Recovery” it is asking for model to chose, but the Samsung Galaxy Fit model is not being listed. Let me know what should I do next?

        Kindly guide me to install the custom ROM..

        Ajai G

        • NeaL Pradeep

          September 20, 2011 at 8:43 pm

          due to some reasons CWM is not into the supporting device, you will have to wait till these guys add the phone to their list!

      • Rajen

        January 30, 2012 at 1:53 pm

        what should i do i have cynogen 7.1 ,2.3.7 firmware i want to go back to gingerbread 2.3.4…plz reply me AFAP

        • Pradeep Neela

          January 31, 2012 at 12:27 pm

          we are working on the same and are coming out with CM9 very soon

  74. ajju

    September 14, 2011 at 1:50 am

    is rooting a phone important??
    is there any extra feature(s) in a rooted device??!!

    • NeaL Pradeep

      September 16, 2011 at 5:36 pm

      no ajju, rooting is not important!

  75. Shee

    September 5, 2011 at 11:49 pm

    hi neal! ive succesfully rooted my phone but it only displays the SuperUser Icon. anyway, some of the applications remain in my phone memory, i dont know why it doesnt have an option to move to SD.
    Would you know why i cant moved them? Many thanks! 🙂

  76. Karan

    September 4, 2011 at 8:41 pm

    Any responses frm dose who rooted thru dis process??
    Is dre any risk of getting phone bricked??
    Nd hw to unroot my cell den?
    Plss reply….

  77. abhijeet

    September 4, 2011 at 11:15 am

    i just applied the update and switched the phone off …but it wont start agn ?

    • NeaL Pradeep

      September 4, 2011 at 11:16 am

      kindly remove the battery, reinsert and check!

      • abhijeet

        September 5, 2011 at 9:35 am

        nthng happens still?

  78. abhishek

    September 1, 2011 at 9:54 am

    i have bricked my phone…what should i do?

    • abhishek

      September 1, 2011 at 2:59 pm

      plz reply sir

    • NeaL Pradeep

      September 1, 2011 at 7:27 pm

      kindly apply the update again!!

      • abhishek

        September 1, 2011 at 9:30 pm

        i cant even start it…

        • Sandeep

          September 6, 2011 at 11:10 am

          Try charging the phone. May be all the power drained.

  79. Juanfra

    August 31, 2011 at 12:36 am

    Hi. i have a galaxy fit S5670L, update via kyes to gingerbread 2.3.4 now I want to get root, but in this metodo give an error /tmp/sideload/ status 7 and with superoneclick im stuck in step # 6… I really want to root my phone… maybe I make a mistake ungrading to 2.3.4 before get root or I dont know please help… I just want to instal script in opera to use cuevana… plz heplme… and thanks

    • NeaL Pradeep

      August 31, 2011 at 12:48 am

      yes you can root on any of the firmware versions!

  80. Darshpreet Singh Gulati

    August 29, 2011 at 9:56 pm

    I have bought my new Galaxy Fit 2 days ago.
    Pls tell me more benefits of rooting.
    Can I access all the paid and free apps of the market for free?
    I have phone memry and RAM problem. Will they be solved?
    I cannot play 720p or 1020p videos on my mobile. Can they be played after rooting?
    And the last one if I unroot my mobile will I get my warranty back?

    Thanks in advance.
    I likes your website very much.

    • NeaL Pradeep

      August 29, 2011 at 9:59 pm

      yes you can access the apps!

      • Darshpreet Singh Gulati

        August 30, 2011 at 10:00 am

        Pls answer my other querires too.
        Also, will there be any other market for apps or android market?

        • NeaL Pradeep

          August 31, 2011 at 12:14 am

          You can make use of Amazon App Store!

  81. Cristip

    August 29, 2011 at 6:25 pm

    On my phone i rename in ” ” because on recovery mode don’t find “” on sdcard .
    In 7 sec was finished 🙂
    For unroot mabe working with a old from another phone without reinstall the firmware .

    • NeaL Pradeep

      August 31, 2011 at 1:00 am

      no, you need to make use of Odin to un root the device, apply with any of the updates!

  82. sanjeev raj

    August 29, 2011 at 4:23 pm

    Hey neel
    unrooting the phone will remain the warrenty
    or it will be void permamantaly.

    • NeaL Pradeep

      August 29, 2011 at 10:11 pm

      no, WARRANTY WILL NOT BE VOID if unrooted the phone!

    • Monish

      October 30, 2011 at 4:34 pm

      My phone was not workin and i had even rooted and changed the rom bt when i gave it to service centre they repaired my cell and changed the motherboard as it was in warranty
      So the warranty will not be void even if it is rooted so chiiilllllllllll

  83. Melvin

    August 27, 2011 at 11:48 pm

    If i root my phone and in case i need to unroot it how can i do it??

    • NeaL Pradeep

      August 28, 2011 at 12:05 am

      just apply the update of any version, it will be unrooted!

  84. siddhartha

    August 27, 2011 at 12:31 pm

    Can you please tell, where i can find the custom rom for this phone model, as there is not any i can find on the internet

    • NeaL Pradeep

      August 27, 2011 at 1:12 pm

      we will soon come up with an article!

    • shashank

      August 27, 2011 at 9:07 pm

      please provide a nice custom ROM for fit….

      • NeaL Pradeep

        August 28, 2011 at 12:08 am

        sure shashank we are trying our level best for the same!

  85. Himalay

    August 26, 2011 at 3:51 pm

    i success fully root my phone but where i download the custom roms
    i downloaded the rom manager premium…………
    but in flash clockwordmod recovery i dont found my phone model??????

    • NeaL Pradeep

      August 26, 2011 at 5:03 pm

      it will be in the settings and in about phone

      • Himalay

        August 27, 2011 at 4:42 pm

        i download the dell streak flash recovery clockworkmod for my fit bt and then i download superuser 3.0 then i reboot my system bt noe my phone not turning on pls help meeeee as quik as posiible
        if i brick my phone then what to do for turnning on the phone
        i wiil try to turn on recovery mode bt nothing happen pls help mee??????????

        • NeaL Pradeep

          September 5, 2011 at 5:15 pm

          as long as you are following the procedure, the phone will not be bricked!

      • nijamudeen

        August 28, 2011 at 1:58 am

        i cant understand please explain detail

        • NeaL Pradeep

          August 31, 2011 at 1:10 am

          follow the instructions which are mentioned above!

  86. vasanth

    August 25, 2011 at 6:42 pm


    my gt5670 is rooted now in XWKQ2

  87. sahil

    August 25, 2011 at 3:33 pm

    Rooting wud lead to force close several apps and restarting da phone freequently ………

    • Jaison

      December 24, 2011 at 6:03 pm


  88. rohit

    August 25, 2011 at 12:15 pm

    how can i move them…????/ ny applctn for this..?

  89. rohit

    August 25, 2011 at 9:19 am

    i tried several times bt only superuser installed ….CWM is not….

    • NeaL Pradeep

      August 25, 2011 at 9:55 am

      If that is not installed then you need to download “ROM Manager” app from Market and then install the CWM from it!

      • rohit

        August 25, 2011 at 11:10 am

        plz tell me after rooting how can i move all my phone application to card memory…b,coz phone memory is getting low day by day..

        • NeaL Pradeep

          August 25, 2011 at 11:17 am

          root the phone an then move all apps to sd!

      • Tomi Olah

        April 15, 2012 at 2:41 am

        I installed the CWM with ROM Manager, but when I pressed “Backup”, the phone turned off, and I can`t turn on, I can`t go to recovery mod too. PLS HELP ME! 🙁

  90. kp

    August 25, 2011 at 9:14 am


    can u pl elaborate the benefits of rooting the phone in simple language.

    I can’t understand abt…

    “”you can then think of possibilities in the form of installing the Custom ROMs as well as in the form of accessing the system level files which otherwise are not accessible without rooting the phone.””

    and thank u very much for providing 2.3.4………

    • NeaL Pradeep

      August 25, 2011 at 9:56 am

      as we mentioned it allows you to enjoy custom ROMs on your phone and also it allows you to access the system level files!

  91. Mahesh

    August 25, 2011 at 9:09 am

    Dear Sir,
    Well I am using the version of samsung provided, even not yet updated to Gingerbread. So my question is once rooting from this method whetehr i am able to upgrade my phone to gingerbread? or shall I upgrade first to gingerbread? & then can I process this method please suggest me Sir.


  92. udit sarda

    August 25, 2011 at 8:01 am

    Wat is rooting and and wat r its advantages?

    • NeaL Pradeep

      August 25, 2011 at 10:00 am

      its mentioned in the article as it allows you to install Custom ROMs and also allows you to access the system files which is not possible in non rooted phones!

      • nijamudeen

        August 27, 2011 at 11:43 am

        how to install Custom ROMs and how to access the system files in rooted phones

        • NeaL Pradeep

          August 27, 2011 at 1:13 pm

          we will soon come up with the article!

  93. rohit

    August 24, 2011 at 10:33 pm

    can i root my FIT xwkq2 version with this rooting method….nd if i want to unroot then should i got for XWKQ2 reinstall..?

    • NeaL Pradeep

      August 24, 2011 at 11:19 pm

      yes you can root the phone!

    • NeaL Pradeep

      August 24, 2011 at 11:20 pm

      yes, to unroot, just re install the firmware!

      • yashraj

        October 5, 2011 at 3:55 pm

        where is the firmware?? please help me!

      • joy

        February 13, 2012 at 1:28 am

        yeshraj…i update my fit to 2.2 to 2.3…..after all process android market is missing….help me…

    • shashank

      August 25, 2011 at 1:56 am

      cwm icon is not showing ..only superuser icon is showing..i tried thrice bt result is same..

      • nijamudeen

        August 27, 2011 at 11:34 am

        i am also tried same result.

        • Akshay

          April 27, 2012 at 9:51 pm

          i am also tried same result…cwm icon is not showing .. What to do next?pl help.

          • Pradeep Neela

            April 27, 2012 at 10:40 pm

            install the rom manager app from market!

          • Akshay

            April 27, 2012 at 11:05 pm

            Thanks. is there any problem without CWM ?

      • Monish

        October 30, 2011 at 4:30 pm

        Even if u have superuser ur phone is rooted…
        I have also upgraded my galaxy fit to cyanogen and many custom roms too…

    • noorain

      February 19, 2012 at 10:54 am

      my phone samsung galaxy fit cant go recovery mode display shown in the doted box ARM9 MODE what is this and how to solve this problem.

      • anup

        February 24, 2012 at 1:30 pm

        turn off your phone then hold homekey & holding home key you have to turn on your phone ie.(home key + turn on)

      • knightfury

        March 14, 2012 at 10:53 pm

        @noorain, same here

    • Ajay

      February 21, 2012 at 10:15 pm

      IS XXKPG a fake upgrade fr gingerbread???? plzzz help i hve already upgrade…n if s hw to change it??

      • Pradeep Neela

        February 22, 2012 at 12:01 am

        its not a fake update, its a real update!

    • puneet

      April 23, 2012 at 2:27 pm

      yar i have a prblm when root ….is shows no such file found …. wat cn i do…

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