How to Install Android 2.3.6 ZSLM4 on Galaxy W I8150

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Galaxy W users will not be getting the official Android 4.0 ICS software update, because Samsung stopped support for some of its Android devices. Android 2.3.6 updates continue to roll out all over the world. We have an official firmware update Android 2.3.6 ZSLM4 for Galaxy W I8150.

As you read further, we will guide you through the entire process of how to update Galaxy W I8150 to Android 2.3.6 ZSLM4 Gingerbread official firmware using ODIN. Make sure you backup all your data from the tips and tools given below as you will have to wipe everything in order to install this firmware.

Disclaimer: All the tools, mods or ROMs mentioned below belong to their respective owners/developers. We (TeamAndroid.com) or the developers are not to be held responsible if you damage or brick your device. We don’t have you on gun point to try out this tutorial ;-)

Android 2.3.6 ZSLM4 Firmware Details:

PDA: I8150ZSLM4
CSC: I8150OZSLM4
Version: 2.3.6
Date: 2012-06-13
Regions: China, Hong Kong

Make sure you have installed all your USB drivers for the Samsung Galaxy W to connect it with the computer. Download Samsung Galaxy W USB drivers! Apart from just the USB drivers, there are a few more things that you need to take care of.

1. You need to enable USB debugging mode. This helps to connect your Android phone with the PC. See here: How to Enable USB Debugging.

2. Your phone battery should be 80-85% charged. If your phone goes off suddenly because of battery, during flashing ROMs or installing mods and updates — your phone might go dead permanently. See here: How to Check Battery Percentage.

3. Backup all your important data that you might need as soon as your flash a new ROM, or make a backup for just in case, you never know when anything might go wrong. See below on how to backup data:

Data can also be backed up using Samsung KIES for their devices, but if you backup data manually, you get more options what top choose from and it is very easy to move data across Android devices from different manufacturers, i.e moving Samsung Galaxy Note backup data to HTC One X.

4. Your phone should be factory unlocked. Additional instructions for locked Android devices will be added in the tutorial for unlocking devices.

Now, let’s proceed with the tutorial on the next page and update Galaxy W I8150 to Android 2.3.6 ZSLM4 official firmware.


  • http://www.facebook.com/Karim.Ashoor Karim Ashoor

    in this version of ODIN it appears ( setup connection ) in the message box and it took so long and nothing happens then i got a new ODIN v4.28 and it needs an OPS file what should i do ? thx