How to Update Samsung Galaxy Y S5360 with Official DDLC2 Gingerbread 2.3.6 Firmware

Procedure to Update Galaxy Y S5360 with DDLC2 Gingerbread 2.3.6 Firmware:

  • After downloading the DDLC2 Package from the list of pre requisites mentioned in the last page, you can now proceed to extracting the same as shown in the below screen capture. Ensure that the entire files match with the one you extract in your computer.

DDLC2 Extracted Files

  • After this, you need to open the Odin from the extracted Files and turn Off your device so that it can then be entered into the Download Mode.

  • Now, turn Off the phone so that you can then enter into the download mode. The download mode can be entered by pressing Volume Down Key + OK button, and holding both simultaneously press the Power Button. To know more, refer to the below Video.

Phone Connected SGSY

  • Once you enter into the download mode, you need to connect the phone to the computer while keeping the Odin opened. Once you connect the phone, the ID : COM section in the Odin will turn yellow which will mean that all the drivers have been successfully installed and files have to be selected. Now, in odin, click on “PDA” and select “S5360DDLC2_S5360ODDLA2_S5360DDLC2_HOME.tar.md5” file as shown in the below screen capture.

DDLC2 File Selected

  • After checking with the file selections, you need to click on “Start” after which the firmware application process will be started and once its finished, the device will be restarting which will mean that the firmware has updated successfully.

  • To check whether he firmware has been successfully updated or not, you need to go to the path “Applications > Settings > About Phone” where you will find the firmware version mentioned as DDLC2 2.3.6 Gingerbread version.
  • After this, turn off the phone to get into the recovery mode. The recovery mode can be entered by pressing  Volume UP Key + OK button, and holding both simultaneously press the Power Button as shown in the below video.

Tip: Just in case if due to some reasons if the update process gets failed or interrupted, then you need to apply the update again by following the steps again from the start. Don’t forget to restore the backup which you have taken in the initial steps.

Congratulations, you have now successfully applied the update of DDLC2 2.3.6 Gingerbread Firmware In your phone. Do let us know in the comments section just in case if you face any issues as we will try our level best to sort out the same.

37 Comments
  1. Reply Sandeep Pitta April 19, 2014 at 2:28 pm

    Now that the hotfile.com is shut down, please provide new link for the download package.

  2. Reply bernadette October 1, 2012 at 7:09 pm

    how to upgrade my samsung galaxy S5360

  3. Reply bhadaw September 4, 2012 at 5:48 pm

    Can you provide me firmware package after DDLE1

  4. Reply vitara82 August 29, 2012 at 10:28 am

    i want the latest version software samsung galaxy Y

  5. Reply Rjlunawath August 24, 2012 at 9:08 pm

    The ID:COM doesnt turn yellow on connecting my phone in recovery mode?? What should i do??? Plz help.

  6. Reply pravin3 June 30, 2012 at 5:10 pm

    pradeep bro i have updated to DDLA1 by your odin method but after that my google play not working getting forcefully close….so i am trying now from setting to update it ,so it got updated to DDLA3 but after that also same problem……do reply what should i do????

  7. Reply Netsurfernew June 14, 2012 at 10:33 am

    Getting following error…

    Enter CS for MD5.. Check MD5.. Do not unplug the cable.. Please wait.. S5360DDLC2_S5360ODDLA2_S5360DDLC2_HOME.tar.md5 is valid. Checking MD5 finished Sucessfully.. Leave CS.. Odin v.3 engine (ID:14).. File analysis.. SetupConnection.. Initialzation.. Get PIT for mapping.. Firmware update start.. sbl.bin NAND Write Start!!  BcmCP.img  Complete(Write) operation failed. All threads completed. (succeed 0 / failed 1)

    Now phone keeps on restarting during initial Samsung Logo… Please help… hot to overcome this issue… 

  8. Reply Netwurfernew June 14, 2012 at 10:31 am

    Getting error  Complete(Write) operation failed…. and now phone keeps on restarting during initial logo.. How to recover this issue… Please help

    • Reply Pradeep Neela June 15, 2012 at 12:10 pm

      yes you will be able to restart. enter the device in the recovery mode

  9. Reply mondero June 7, 2012 at 2:00 pm

    Just go to Settings>About Phone>Software update and enjoy :) you need an Internet connection!

  10. Reply mondero June 7, 2012 at 2:00 pm

    Just go to Settings>About Phone>Software update and enjoy :) you need an Internet connection!

  11. Reply mondero June 7, 2012 at 2:00 pm

    Just go to Settings>About Phone>Software update and enjoy :) you need an Internet connection!

    • Reply Pradeep Neela June 7, 2012 at 2:12 pm

      this update is not yet available via ota for some users. You can manually update the same!

  12. Reply Narendran N June 6, 2012 at 10:44 am

    Am using Galaxy Y GT-S53650, version 2.3.6, I want to update my OS to latest version, how to do it, could U please help me?
    Narendran .N
    narendran.namachi@gmail.com

  13. Reply Narendran N June 6, 2012 at 10:44 am

    Am using Galaxy Y GT-S53650, version 2.3.6, I want to update my OS to latest version, how to do it, could U please help me?
    Narendran .N
    narendran.namachi@gmail.com

  14. Reply Narendran N June 6, 2012 at 10:44 am

    Am using Galaxy Y GT-S53650, version 2.3.6, I want to update my OS to latest version, how to do it, could U please help me?
    Narendran .N
    narendran.namachi@gmail.com

  15. Reply Jaison May 10, 2012 at 4:46 pm

    anyone found solution? how can we update Galaxy Y with single file PDA ? none of the India firmware not working Neal..can u post new DD0LE1 may firmware with Multi csc.modem. pda and bootloader all 4 files? i think. Galaxy Y will work multi files via odin.

  16. Reply Murali Manohar April 15, 2012 at 5:42 pm

    Update thro wifi if you have router or wifi connection. There are two updates first one is of around 4.2 MB and then the second one with the size of 0.12 MB. Now it is far stable than earlier. There is a swipe to unlock instruction appearing after this update

  17. Reply Ayush April 9, 2012 at 12:42 pm

    Same error here…..
    I think your uploded file is corrupted

  18. Reply rohit April 3, 2012 at 8:19 pm

    Softwear

  19. Reply LegallyKikay April 3, 2012 at 3:40 pm

    same thing here! i followed all the steps but it gave me the failed! error message. i checked the usb connectivity and it was ok. this is also a brand new phone with DXLA1

  20. Reply Nicholas April 1, 2012 at 4:04 pm

    Same problem with Navjot Singh, do I have to update to the previous version first?
    USB is Fine

  21. Reply Arion Wong April 1, 2012 at 11:36 am

    Same error with Navjot. Writing failed after BcmCP.img

  22. Reply Noeru Chan March 31, 2012 at 9:25 pm

    why there no update samsung kies T_T i afraid to use odin

  23. Reply Navjot Singh March 31, 2012 at 12:22 pm

    As soon as I press the ‘Start’ it fails.

    This is the log:

    ” Added!!
    Enter CS for MD5..
    Check MD5.. Do not unplug the cable..
    Please wait..
    S5360DDLC2_S5360ODDLA2_S5360DDLC2_HOME.tar.md5 is valid.
    Checking MD5 finished Sucessfully..
    Leave CS..
    Odin v.3 engine (ID:5)..
    File analysis..
    SetupConnection..
    Initialzation..
    Get PIT for mapping..
    Firmware update start..
    sbl.bin
    NAND Write Start!!
    BcmCP.img

    Complete(Write) operation failed.
    All threads completed. (succeed 0 / failed 1)

    • Reply Neela Pradeep March 31, 2012 at 12:39 pm

      please check with the usb connectivity!

      • Reply Dheeraj April 2, 2012 at 3:14 pm

        USB connectivity is fine…..Let me know how can i update my Samsung Galaxy Y with this firmware?

        regrads
        Dheeraj

        • Neela Pradeep April 6, 2012 at 12:42 pm

          yes you can apply the update!

  24. Reply john March 30, 2012 at 7:57 am

    whenever I have a phone call, I can’t answer it. whats wrong about my galaxy y s5360?.

  25. Reply Jaison March 30, 2012 at 3:57 am

    I tried. not updating. its says succeeded 0 failed1

  26. Reply vasim March 29, 2012 at 10:39 pm

    this is shit….this is of no use dnt try it sgy users…and this firmware is also having a bug “sd card removed”

  27. Reply Dheeraj March 29, 2012 at 7:28 pm

    I am unable to upgrade this firmware. Followed all the steps as mentioned above.

    When I click “Start” button of odin3, following messages are displayed in the Message area:
    Added!!
    Removed!!
    Added!!
    Enter CS for MD5..
    Check MD5.. Do not unplug the cable..
    Please wait..
    S5360DDLC2_S5360ODDLA2_S5360DDLC2_HOME.tar.md5 is valid.
    Checking MD5 finished Sucessfully..
    Leave CS..
    Odin v.3 engine (ID:16)..
    File analysis..
    SetupConnection..
    Initialzation..
    Get PIT for mapping..
    Firmware update start..
    sbl.bin
    NAND Write Start!!
    BcmCP.img

    Complete(Write) operation failed.
    All threads completed. (succeed 0 / failed 1)

    And firmware upgrade fails. Please let me know the resolution.

    Thanks in advance.

  28. Reply ganp March 29, 2012 at 6:45 am

    My phone cant update using only one file PDA, it needs pit, csc, modem files. So where can i get this files from for this new update?

    • Reply Neela Pradeep March 29, 2012 at 12:32 pm

      as of now there’s only one file update method!

      • Reply ahanrao April 7, 2012 at 9:14 pm

        so for d update u only hav to select pda??

  29. Reply Kenn Arion Wong March 29, 2012 at 5:18 am

    Error!

    Added!!
    Enter CS for MD5..
    Check MD5.. Do not unplug the cable..
    Please wait..
    S5360DDLC2_S5360ODDLA2_S5360DDLC2_HOME.tar.md5 is valid.
    Checking MD5 finished Sucessfully..
    Leave CS..
    Odin v.3 engine (ID:5)..
    File analysis..
    SetupConnection..
    Initialzation..
    Get PIT for mapping..
    Firmware update start..
    sbl.bin
    NAND Write Start!!
    BcmCP.img

    Complete(Write) operation failed.
    All threads completed. (succeed 0 / failed 1)

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