How To Update Samsung Galaxy S2 GT I9100 to XXKH3 Gingerbread 2.3.4 Firmware

Galaxy S2 XXKH3 LogoThe smartest, fastest and the sexiest smart phone, yes you have guessed it right, the SAMSUNG Galaxy S2 GTI9100 gets an another update and this time this is dubbed as the XXKH3 which is the Gingerbread 2.3.4 version. Last time we saw on how you can update your Galaxy S2 with the XXKG5 version of Gingerbread wherein users had reported issues about the Gtalk wherein there was no Video calling as well as Audio calling facility in the Gtalk. So, this update comes as a great respite for all of them as most of the stability fixes have now been fixed with the arrival of this version.

Please note that this version of update needs to be applied with the help of Odin manually and nits not the automatic update which will be pushed via KIES. Though still there is no ETA on the arrival of Gingerbread 2.3.5, but it seems like soon there will be an update on these lines either in the form of the custom ROMs or in the form of the official release. So, before proceeding to the article, we would like to say that for an added convenience, we have splitted this article into different pages which you can refer the same for further steps in the form of different sections.

In the due course of this article we will see different sections like Pre Requisites, Enhancements and also the actual procedure on how you need to go ahead with the updation process.

Just in case if you are new to the updation process, then all you need to do is to just proceed to reading this article as we have tried our level best to simplify this article in such a way that even a starter can proceed with the updation after reading this article. Please note that you should not apply this update to any other phones apart from the Samsung Galaxy S GTI9100 as if you still proceed to updating the same then there is a high probability that you may end up bricking up the device. So, ensure that you are applying this update only on SAMSUNG Galaxy S2 GT I9100 phone.

Note: We take no responsibility if anything happens to your phone as this is very unlikely if you follow the instructions carefully which are mentioned in the due course of this article. Though if at all there are any issues then we will ensure that all your issues are solved which you can report them all in the comments section.

So, let’s go ahead and see on what are the pre requisites followed by the enhancements and then the actual procedure to update the phone. Despite mentioning repeated times it has been found in the comments section that users are not backing up their data. To know more about this, you will have to find for the steps in the Pre Requisites section carefully which will then drive you for the safer firmware updation process.

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