How to Update Galaxy ACE S5830i smartphone with MindCR Custom ROM Firmware
If you have ever thought on why you have purchased the Galaxy ACE S5830i model and not the Galaxy ACE S5830 model then we will help you so as to get your device upgraded with the latest firmware version in the form of custom ROM firmwares. All thanks to the developers who are constantly working hard in accommodating the custom ROM firmwares. So, on the similar lines we will be checking out on how you can update with the MindCR Custom ROM firmware v1.0.12 Smooth version. For a complete list of features which this firmware comes along, you can refer to the below listed features.
Features of MindCR Custom ROM firmware v1.0.12:
- Bootanimation – Blue Android Particles.
- Theme with transparency created by me. With apktool and UOT Kitchen (accept any suggestions).
- Looks like ICS.
- 15 buttons in the scrollbar (6 visible).
- 6 screen lock styles.
- Time in the center.
- Removed some useless applications.
- Sound on – Samsung
- Adobe Flash Player 11 (recommend Opera Browser)
- Holo Launcher 1.2.3 (latest version)
- CIFS Manager
- Tweaks and battery performance.
- Automatic Zipaling every 5 starts.
- Improved sound (Beats + Dsp Manager)
- SD cache size 1024
- ZRam 72 mb
To further simplisize your decision to whether to apply this update or not, we have also mentioned the screen captures on how this ROM looks like. So, let’s get started with the quick pre requisites.
Also, please note that for applying this update you will have to make sure that you have rooted your phone. To check on whether your Galaxy ACE S5830i smartphone is rooted or not, download the “Root Checker” app from the Google PLAY Store. Just in case if your phone is not rooted, you will have to root and install custom Recovery image in your device.
Quick pre Requisites:
With the help of below mentioned steps you will have to create backup of all the data so as to make sure that just in case if the data gets lost or corrupted the same can be restored with the help of below mentioned steps.
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”
Minimum charge left in the device should be more than 30% so as to make sure that your Atrix 2 device doesn’t get switch off in the process of firmware update. Disable all the antivirus tools in your device as it may interfere with the firmware update. Head over to the path “Settings > Applications > Development > USB debugging”, enable the USB Debugging by selecting the appropriate option in your Samsung Galaxy ACE 5830i smartphone.
Disclaimer: Follow all the instructions mentioned in this article so as to make sure that the update is applied successfully. We should not be held responsible or liable for any damage happened to your phone caused due to not following of instructions.
So assuming that you have followed all the above mentioned instructions, you can now head over to the next page where we have summed up instructions on how to apply this firmware update.