How To Update Samsung Galaxy S I9000 to Official Gingerbread DDJV9 2.3.3 Firmware
For all those who are from India and own Samsung Galaxy S GT I9000, now you all have a great news as in this article we will see on how you can update your phone with the official update of Gingerbread which is India or Asia specific that is 2.3.3 DDJV9. Previously we saw on how you can update your phone with this version from moving to other downgrade version and then we saw on how to get an automatic update from the KIES 2 platform. But now we will see on how you can update with this version directly without moving from your existing version of firmware to some other version of firmware. The India or Asia specific version is dubbed as the DDJV9 2.3.3 Gingerbread and is the official KIES 2 Release, but we will see on how to update with the help of Odin and not with the KIES.
Please note that if you have installed the other firmwares like XXJVQ, XXJVP etc. and have rooted the same, then after updating with this firmware of DDJV9 then the rooting access of your device will be revoked and your device will be back as the normal device without the rooting access. The biggest advantage by updating with this firmware is that you will be on the official version and the warranty can be reclaimed by you for your device if your device is in the warranty period. In the due course of this article we will see the pre upgrade instructions followed by the enhancements or updates in this version of Gingerbread along with the instructions to update the Galaxy S GT I9000 with the Gingerbread DDJV9 2.3.3. The best part of this update is that irrespective of on what firmware you are on currently that is on Eclair 2.1 or even Froyo 2.2, 2.2.1 or say in any Gingerbread 2.3.3 version, you can directly proceed for the firmware update for your Galaxy S just by following the below procedures carefully. Please note that this is only applicable for GT I9000 Samsung Galaxy S model and if flashed to any other model then you will brick your device.
In this firmware update, the frequent force close error issues are solved which some of the users faced for some applications and other issues are also solved which includes the lagging of the overall interface of the phone. So, let’s proceed and see on how you can easily update your Galaxy S GT I9000 with the latest update of DDJV9 2.3.3. Just follow the below mentioned procedure to avoid problems and just in case if due to any issues the software update refuses to happen due to power failure than just re try the whole procedure from start and never try to manually interrupt the updation process as this may harm your device. Also, updating this firmware in any manner will not void the warranty or spoil the phone as long as you are following every single instruction which is mentioned below. Please note that in any manner that is in part or in whole we can’t be held responsible for anything and this firmware is not recommended for all those whose phones are network locked.
Note: Please note that you will have to reconfigure the APN settings after updating the firmware to access the data services and the Internet 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 or alternatively you too can make a note of it. Not to forget also configure the MMS Settings or take down the MMS Settings as this too will need to be re configured after the rooting process.Also, we take no responsibility if you download the files and apply the below procedure to root your phone.