Samsung Galaxy Y Pro B5510 users can now smile as in the due course of the article we will check out on how you can update your device with the latest firmware of Gingerbread 2.3.6 firmware which comes with the bug fixes like laggy internet browser, slower Android Market Place rendering on EDGE / GPRS networks, Frequent force close errors in dialer etc. to name a few. Please note that this update of Gingerbread 2.3.6 firmware ropes in many stability fixes and also be informed that this update is not the one which is pushed via KIES and you need to update with the help of Odin manually which we will be telling you in the due course of the article. This Gingerbread firmware is dubbed as XXKJ2.
Disclaimer: Please note that this process of firmware update is not recommended for the basic users and is only recommended for the advanced users. Also, we should not be held responsible for any damage happened to your device in any manner after applying this update.
- Please note that if you apply this firmware then it doesn’t mean that the phone is rooted.
- If you have rooted your device then after applying this firmware, the rooting access will be revoked.
So first up let’s check out on what is the list of pre requisites you need to follow for your Galaxy Y Pro B5510 handset.
Essential Pre Requisites:
- All the data present in your Samsung Galaxy Y Pro B5510 needs to be backed up so that just in case if any data gets lost or erased then the same can be restored easily with the help of below mentioned tips.
Note: Don’t use KIES to back up the data as since it’s a beta firmware it won’t be recognized by KIES.
Text messages – Use “SMS Backup & Restore app”,
Phone Contacts – Sync with the Gmail application,
Call Log - Call Log and Restore
Pictures, Music, 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”
Notes – Manually you need to note down or need to transfer to Evernote.
- Disable all the Antivirus programs in your computer till the firmware is updates, also disable the Firewall tools in your computer as these tools tend to interrupt the process of firmware update. Ensure that the battery level left in your device is minimum of 60% so as to ensure that the phone doesn’t get turned off in the middle of firmware update.
So, assuming that you have followed all the instructions mentioned above, it’s now time to proceed to the procedure mentioned in the next page so as to apply the update of Gingerbread 2.3.6.