Samsung Galaxy S GT-I9000 contains the 2.1 version of Android. You can upgrade it to Jelly Bean by following the step-by-step guide given below.
Samsung Galaxy S GT I9000 is one of the best phones launched by Samsung. It Contains 1 GHz Cortex A8 processor with 512 MB RAM, Android 2.1 Eclair, 5MP Rear and VGA Front camera, and many more exciting features.
Before starting with the steps just make sure that your Samsung Galaxy S GT I9000 is rooted & ClockWorkMod Recovery is installed on it.
It is recommended that before starting with the topic you must read the disclaimer and pre-requisite.
By rooting, warranty of your Samsung Galaxy S GT I9000 will be voided. We are not responsible for anything wrong happens in between the process to your Samsung Galaxy S GT I9000. And just to be sure that this article is only for Samsung Galaxy S GT I9000, so don’t try it on any other mobile and if you want to then try it yourself.
- Your mobile must be at least 70-80% charged.
- Enable the Debugging Mode(USB) (“Settings” -> “Manage Applications” -> “Development” -> “USB Debugging”)
- Make sure that you’ve backed up all of the necessary data.
- And last but not the least install drivers of Samsung Galaxy S GT I9000 or you can download Samsung Kies.
Steps to be followed to root Samsung Galaxy S GT I9000 are:
First, connect your Samsung Galaxy S GT I9000 to your PC using micro USB cable came with your Samsung Galaxy S GT I9000.
Now, download SlimBean Built 3 ROM files on your PC.
Transfer the downloaded files to your Samsung Galaxy S GT I9000.
Now, switch off your Samsung Galaxy S GT I9000 and disconnect it from your PC.
Now, open up your Samsung Galaxy S GT I9000 into CWM or TWRP Recovery mode (to open your Samsung Galaxy S GT I9000 in CWM or TWRP Recovery mode just press & hold Power & Volume Down at same time).
Now, once you are entered into Recovery menu, it is recommended for you to perform Factory Reset/Wipe Data because of the completed installation of current Android version.
In case of CWM recovery, you have to use Volume key in order to navigate inside Recovery Mode. And in case of TWRP recovery, you have to use touchscreen in order to navigate inside Recovery Mode.
Now, don’t forget to Wipe Cache Partitioning – Select Wipe Cache Partition option from Menu and click on Yes in order to confirm.
Now, from main menu inside Recovery Mode, select the option “install zip using sdcard”, and then select the option “choose zip using internal sdcard”, and then select SlimBean Built 3 ROM files and then select “Yes” to install the Jelly Bean on your Samsung Galaxy S GT I9000.
Now, after the completion of installation process, just revert back to main menu of Recovery Mode.
Now, click on reboot system now in order to reboot your Samsung Galaxy S GT I9000.
And now you have successfully updated your Samsung Galaxy S GT I9000 to Jelly Bean.
So this is how you can install Jelly Bean your Samsung Galaxy S GT I9000. Just follow the simple steps and your Samsung Galaxy S GT I9000 will be updated to Jelly Bean.
Hope this article about how to update Samsung Galaxy S GT I9000 to Jelly Bean helped you.