How to Update Samsung Galaxy S GT I9000 with XWJW1 Gingerbread 2.3.6 Firmware

Galaxy S ICS New logoIt was just few days back when an all new version of firmware has arrived in the form of XWJW1 Gingerbread 2.3.6 firmware which not only ropes in the goodness of the latest Darky’s 10.4 custom ROM custom ROM support which is undoubtedly a masterpiece when it comes to the performance as well as battery life. In the due course of this article we will be discussing the same and will check out on how you can first install this XWJW1 firmware so that in the coming days we can then come out with the tutorial to update with Darky’s super Custom ROM Firmware.

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 hold no responsibility in any manner just in case if any damage happens to your Samsung Galaxy S GT I9000 which is a very unlikely event if you follow the instructions carefully.

Caution: If you are having any sorts of lag fixes then you need to disable all of them from the Recovery mode as if you proceed without disabling the same then there is a possibility that you may face issues in updating the phone.

Rooting Information:

  • In the process of this update, the phone won’t be rooted in any manner. Also, just in case if your device is already rooted on some firmware then after applying with this update, the rooting will get void.
  • Just in case if you wanted to root this firmware, then we will be soon coming up with the rooting process in the next article.

So before we proceed to the tutorial on how to update, you will need to follow the list of pre requisites from the below mentioned link so as to facilitate the safer and faster firmware update.

Quick Pre Requisites

So assuming that you have followed the above list of pre requisites, you now need to proceed to the next page where we will see on how you can apply this update of XWJW1 in your Galaxy S GT I9000.

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