How To Update Samsung Galaxy S GT I9000 with Galaxy S2 ROM
In an age of Android where Open Source makes this platform at par than compared with the Apples, Blackberrys or even the poor Nokia, the customization has reached an all new level. So, on the lines of the same we will today see on how you can accommodate the whole setup of an all new powerful Samsung Galaxy S2 right on your Samsung Galaxy S GT I9000 handset. It’s really impossible to replicate such things on any other platforms other than Android and this is the first on AndroidAdvices.com that we have come forward and coming up with a simple and effective solution to turn your Samsung Galaxy S handset into a phone which looks like Samsung Galaxy S2 handset.
Except barring few of the hardware differences like an 8 MP camera, faster 1.2GHz dual Core processor and larger screen of 4.3 inches we can now match all the software applications part including the overall User interface and other applications on Galaxy S2 to the Galaxy S phone. And trust me this porting of S2 on the Galaxy S is very much a stable affair right now as presented by the buggy porting which many other forums have bought in to the article. Though there are some minor bugs this all new S2 ROM is really fabulous.
So, in the due course of this article we will check out on how you can easily update the Samsung Galaxy S2 ROM on your Galaxy S Phone. Make sure that you follow each and every single instruction which will be mentioned in the due course of this article because it has been found that many of the users tend to skip the instructions which are mentioned and eventually users end up in the mess as the phone either refuses to turn ON or the phone lags a lot. S, the only way to save from all these messes is that to follow the instructions as mentioned below.
Please note that this update is only meant for the phone with the model number Samsung Galaxy S GTI9000 and not for any other similar looking models or similar sounding models like Samsung Galaxy S I9000M or Captivate, Mesmerize or even other phones like Vibrant etc. If you still proceed to update the device then you may even end up bricking up your phone or some keys won’t be responding as per the functions which these keys are meant to do. So, let’s proceed for the list of enhancements first which are listed in the next page and then followed by the pre upgrade instructions and then procedure to update the phone.
Note: You will have to reconfigure the APN settings after updating the firmware to access the data services and the services as all the Internet APN settings will be reset. You will have to contact your Service provider to get more info on the APN Settings. Not to forget also configure the MMS Settings. Also, we hold no responsibility if anything goes wrong which is an unlikely event if anything goes wrong. Most of the users forget this step and end up experiencing difficulties in accessing the internet after updating the phone.