Install XXLF4 Android 2.3.6 on Galaxy S Advance I9070 Official Firmware

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Galaxy S Advance GT-I9070 can now be updated to XXLF4 Android 2.3.6 official firmware update which was released in June. This update brings the Value Pack that was released for first generation Galaxy devices instead of the Android 4.0 ICS update by Samsung. You can easily install XXLF4 Android 2.3.6 on Galaxy S Advance I9070 from the tutorial below.

As you read further, we will guide you through the entire process of how to update Galaxy S Advance I9070 to XXLF4 Android 2.3.6 Gingerbread official firmware using ODIN. Be warned, that this tutorial will wipe all your existing installed apps and personal settings. Please backup your data from the tools given below.

Disclaimer: All the tools, mods or ROMs mentioned below belong to their respective owners/developers. We ( 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 XXLF4 Firmware Details:

Date: 2012-06-18
Regions: Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Spain, United Kingdom

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Make sure you have installed all your USB drivers for the Samsung Galaxy S Advance to connect it with the computer. Download Samsung Galaxy S Advance 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 S Advance I9070 to Android 2.3.6 XXLF4 firmware.

  • it works in the galaxy s advance in portuguese brasil

  • Anep

    not work, when click start the odin appear (succed 0, failed 0)

  • When the update to jelly bean is released.
    is it still posible to do the update ?