Seems like after a much wait here comes a huge respite for all the users of Samsung Galaxy FIT S5670 as in the due course of the article we will check out on how to update your device with the stable and official firmware of Gingerbread 2.3.6 dubbed as DDKT1. Please note that this firmware update of Gingerbread 2.3.6 is official update for all the users of INDIA region though can be applied by all the users irrespective of the region you are from. We will soon be coming out with the rooting article too which will enable the users of Galaxy FIT to power up with the custom ROMS. Unfortunately, the Galaxy FIT won’t be receiving the official Ice Cream Sandwich Android 4.0 firmware due to hardware limitations.
Disclaimer: At Android Advices, we have made sure in all respects that all the information regarding the firmware update is mentioned correctly in this article. We should not be held responsible for any damage happened to your device in the process of updating your phone which is very unlikely if you follow the instructions.
So, let’s directly check out the list of essential pre requisites which you need to follow and then we will move to the procedure on how to apply this in your phone with the help of quick procedure in the next page.
Essential pre Requisites:
- All the data present in your Galaxy FIT needs to be backed up ONLY by following the below mentioned steps so as to ensure that just in case if the data gets lost or corrupted, the same can be restored easily.
Caution (Not for INDIAN users): Don’t backup the data using the KIES as after the update KIES won’t be detecting your phone as its not Official firmware for your region.
Text messages – Use “SMS Backup & Restore app”,
Phone Contacts – Sync with the Gmail application,
Call Log - Call Log and Restore
Pictures, Music, Videos, Files etc.– Copy to internal / External SD Card,
Internet & MMS Settings – Backup all the settings from the path “Applications > Settings > Wireless and Network > Mobile Networks > Access Point Names”
Notes – Manually you need to note down or need to transfer to Evernote.
- Charge left in the device should be minimum 60% so as to make sure that the phone doesn’t get turned Off in the middle of firmware update. Enable the USB Debugging in your device from the path “Settings > Applications > Development > USB debugging”.
So, assuming that you have followed all the instructions mentioned above you now need to proceed to next page for procedure.