Another official update from the Samsung Team has arrived which allows you to upgrade your Galaxy Ace GT-S5830 to the latest version ie PDA:KC1 / PHONE:KC1 /CSC:KC1. To get started you need to first ensure that you have backed up all the data on your device to a external media though the software update would ensure that its backed up again.
Next connect your phone to the computer and run the Samsung Kies application which you should be first upgrading to the latest Kies version. If you want to upgrade to any other specific version then check out the following links first.
- Bluetooth Sync Galaxy Ace GT-S5830
- Root Samsung Galaxy Ace GT 5830
- Update Samsung Galaxy Ace GT S5830 to Gingerbread 2.3.3 Firmware
- Update Samsung Galaxy Ace GT S5830 to Gingerbread 2.3.3 XXKP9 Firmware
First of all you would be shown with a message box alerting about the upgrade which is possible.
Once you accept the same, the Kies application will backup your contacts onto the local HDD and then start downloading file for firmware upgrade. You need to ensure that you do not disconnect the cable connected to the PC. Once the files download is completed you will find that they would be transferred to your device and the progress bar would display the same on your computer screen. After the upgrade is complete you can go through the Phone Settings > About Phone and confirm if the firmware update was successful or not.