How to Update Galaxy S PLUS GT I9001 with Official Value Pack Gingerbread 2.3.6 XXKQD Firmware

SGS PLUS LogoWanna update your Samsung Galaxy S PLUS GT I9001 with the latest yet official firmware of Value Pack of Gingerbread 2.3.6 XXKQD? If yes, then we will guide you through the rest of the process with a detailed article. So, for all those who are on the custom ROM firmware and would like to switch to the Official firmware for various reasons then this is the best firmware and stable too. In the coming days we will be coming up with more custom ROM firmwares so that you can make the most out of it. Unfortunately, Samsung won’t be coming out with any more firmware versions of ICS or Jellybean for Galaxy S PLUS I9001 Officially due to hardware limitations.

Since this firmware is an Official firmware released by Samsung Electronics, the warranty won’t get void once you apply this firmware update. Also, the best part is if you are on the custom ROM firmware, after applying with this update the warranty will get restored if you have any left. Just in case if you are interested to root Galaxy S PLUS GT I9001 on Gingerbread 2.3.6 XXKQD firmware, then we will very soon be coming up with a detailed tutorial.

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.

  • Either with the help of KIES or with the help of below mentioned steps, you will have to create a backup of all the data so that just in case if the data gets deleted or erased, 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

  • From the path “Settings > Applications > Development > USB debugging”, enable the USB Debugging, ensure that the USB debugging option is ticked. Make sure that the battery left is a minimum of 30% so as to make sure that the device doesn’t get turned off in the middle of firmware update.

Once you are done with the above mentioned steps, you can now head over to the next page where we have summed up a detailed tutorial on how to apply with this Value Pack Gingerbread 2.3.6 XXKQD firmware update.

One comment

  1. The Odin is not working
    ID:COM tab is not turning yellow
    It stuck on blue
    I have kies on my system installed