How to Update Galaxy S Advance I9070 with Official XXLE2 Gingerbread 2.3.6 Firmware

Samsung Guess LogoAdvance your Samsung Galaxy Advance I9070 as in the due course of this article we will be checking out on how you can upgrade your device’s firmware with the latest Gingerbread 2.3.6 firmware which is dubbed as XXLE2. This firmware comes at a time when there are still many bugs which needs to be fixed, it was the last time when we saw on how you can update your SAMSUNG Galaxy Advance I9070 with Gingerbread 2.3.6 Firmware which is dubbed as DDLD4. This all new firmware fixes all the bugs related to the camera and Bluetooth along with some issue with incompatibility of the apps too have been addressed.

Disclaimer: Neither Android Advices, nor developer should be held responsible for any damage happened to your device in the process of following the instructions mentioned in this article. It’s very unlikely that there will be any issues but just in case if at all there are any issues then we are committed to help you in solving the same.

Let’s proceed to the detailed list of pre requisites which you need to follow so as to facilitate smoother firmware update process. As of now this firmware has been only rolled out in the Nordic countries, but since this is a global release, anyone can apply this update irrespective of from which country you are from.

Samsung Galaxy S Advance

Express Pre Requisites:

  • Back up all the data with the help of below mentioned steps, ensure that you aren’t backing up the data with the help of KIES as it may or may not detect the KIES PC Suite.

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 in your Galaxy Advance from the path “Settings > Applications > Development > USB debugging”. The USB Debugging option should be ticked as shown in the below screen capture. Also, ensure that the battery left in the device is minimum of 60% so as to ensure that it doesn’t get turned Off in the middle of firmware update.
  • Disable all the antivirus suites in your computer and uninstall the same in your device as these tools generally tend to interrupt the process of firmware update.

So assuming that you have followed all the above mentioned instructions, you can now proceed to the next page where we have summed up a detailed tutorial on how to apply this update.

10 Comments
  1. Reply Ritesh Mohite December 29, 2013 at 6:10 pm

    Link to download the firmware is dead. Please provide an alternate link.

    • Reply Pradeep Neela December 29, 2013 at 11:16 pm

      please check the same now, the link has been refreshed

  2. Reply Lemuel February 19, 2013 at 2:42 am

    How to update my samsung galaxy s advance . I want jelly beam

    • Reply Pradeep Neela March 4, 2013 at 6:42 pm

      you can very well apply the update

  3. Reply Baby Android October 19, 2012 at 7:43 pm

    which one the first..
    connect my phone to computer or pressing down Key, Center button, and holding both simultaneously press the Power Button????
    should i turn of my phone?
    thank’s

  4. Reply Baby Android October 19, 2012 at 7:39 pm

    Download mode in your Galaxy ADVANCE can be entered by pressing Volume down Key, Center button, and holding both simultaneously press the Power Button after which a green robot will be shown indicating the Download Mode has been entered.

    Now, connect your phone to the computer and open the Odin in your and then ensure that the ID : COM section is turned yellow.

  5. Reply Ananth September 8, 2012 at 1:33 pm

    when will the custom ROM’s will be available to this phone. Will samsung offer ICS for this model? As im planning to buy this phone please reply asap.

  6. Reply Columbus Chris Daniel July 17, 2012 at 2:02 pm

    it works well on mine, thank you so much

  7. Reply abdulhadi June 27, 2012 at 5:52 am

    how can i transfare programe to sd card? my phone samsung ace

    • Reply Pradeep Neela June 27, 2012 at 2:15 pm

      you cant transfer, only the apps which are installed in your sd card can be moved

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