- Download the Gingerbread 2.3.6 Firmware Zip Package to your computer. In the process of extraction, you will be prompted to enter the password. Enter the password as “androidadvices.com”.
- Once you extract the files, you need to check with the extracted files from the below mentioned screen capture. Even if single file is missing, you need to check with the extraction or download process. The file size of the zip package is 108.9 MB.
- From extracted files, open Odin executable file and turn Off the phone so as to enter the device in the download mode.
- The download mode can be entered by holding the Volume Down button + the Home key button (the middle button). While holding these both buttons, you need to switch ON your device. If the device boots up in the normal mode then you need to again try entering the download mode.
- Connect the phone to the computer while keeping the Odin opened. Within a minute, the ID : COM section will turn yellow which will mean that all the drivers have been successfully installed and you are now ready to proceed to the next step. If ID : COM section doesn’t turn yellow then you need to check with the USB Drivers as well as the KIES tool.
- Now, Click on the “OPS” option in the Odin to select the below mentioned file, tick on “One Package” option and then select the One Package option as mentioned below.
OPS – BENI_v1.0.opsONE PACKAGE – S5670LUBKPI_S5670LUJKPI_S5670LCHLKP4_HOME.tar.md5
- Click on the “Start” tab to start the process of firmware update. Once the firmware is updated successfully, the device will be rebooted automatically. Once you see the home screen, you now need to turn Off the phone so as to enter the device in the recovery mode.
- Select “Wipe data / Factory Reset” and “Wipe cache partition” to clear all the cache files if any present in your phone. After this, select “++++ Go Back ++++” and select the option of “Reboot System Now” for restarting the device.
Just in case if you face any issues in the process of firmware update or if the process gets interrupted, you will then have to reapply the whole process of firmware update.
To check whether the firmware is updated successfully or not, you need to check the same from the pathSettings > About Phone > Firmware Version where you will find the version of Android OS where it will show UBKPI 2.3.6. If the firmware version is different then that means the firmware wasn’t updated successfully and you need to apply the same again.
Congrats, you have successfully applied this latest firmware in your phone. Do let us know just in case if you face any issues in the process of updating as we will try our level best to sort out the same.