How to Update Galaxy S GT I9000 with Stable Jellybean 4.1.1 Firmware – Video Tutorial

Jellybean LogoFor all Samsung Galaxy S GT I9000 users, here comes the good news for you as in the due course of this article we will be checking out on how you can install the latest version of Jellybean 4.1.1 firmware in your Galaxy S GT I9000 device. All thanks to the recognized XDA developer aways who has come up with this firmware update. Please note that this is not an Official firmware update released by Samsung Electronics and unfortunately after the recent Value Pack of Gingerbread 2.3.6 firmware officially, Samsung is in no mood to either push the ICS or Jellybean 4.1 update for Galaxy S which was the first flagship device of Galaxy Series by Samsung.

In the due course of this article we will be checking out on what are the brief features which come along with this update along with the screen captures of this firmware. This custom ROM firmware is one of the most stable custom ROM firmwares and also it comes with all the features, apps and other user interface jolly in an improved format. For applying this update, you will have to root the device, we will be guiding you with the detailed list of instructions on how to apply this update.

Disclaimer: Follow all the instructions mentioned in this article as if there is any damage caused due to not following instructions then we shall not be held liable or responsible. Just in case if you face any issues then we will try our level best to address the same.

  • All the data in your Samsung Galaxy S GT I9000 should be backed up 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. Don’t use KIES to back up the data as it will not detect the custom ROM firmwares.

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

  • From the path “Settings > Applications > Development > USB debugging”, enable USB Debugging Mode in your Samsung Galaxy S GT I9000. Also, you need to ensure that the minimum battery charge left in your phone is not less than 40% or else the phone may get turned Off in the middle of firmware update.

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Please note that just in case if you haven’t updated rooted your device then with the help of below links you can easily update and root the device.

How to Update Galaxy S GT I9000 with XXJW4 Gingerbread 2.3.6 Firmware

How to Root Galaxy S GT I9000 on XXJW4 Gingerbread 2.3.6 Firmware

So once you have followed all the above mentioned instructions, you can now head to the next page where we have summed up a detailed guide on how to apply the C-RoM TeaM Jelly BeaN firmware in your Samsung Galaxy S GT I9000 smartphone.

Tutorial for this Upgrade

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