Hello Galaxy S2 Owners ! A new update version of firmware is recently launched for Samsung Galaxy S2 GT I9100 handset. It is the android 2.3.5 Gingerbread actually and labeled as “XWKI8”. So be ready to experience this new magic of android in your Samsung Galaxy S2. Read below to know more about this-
- Android Version:Android 2.3.5 Gingerbread
- Label: XWKI8
- Compatible handset:Samsung Galaxy S2 GT I9100
- State: Beta release
Note: his update of firmware is not launched officially as per knowledge and also not a KIES release.
Be aware of
- If your phone is rooted earlier then this update will make your phone unrooted.
- If you are using a custom firmware in your Galaxy S2 then you will require to clear all the cache by recovery mode.
- Make backup of every important data of your phone like- apps, Songs, Videos, files, Gmail, Contacts, SMS, Network settings etc.
How To install Android 2.3.5 XWKI8 firmware
- Download Android 2.3.5 XWKI8 Firmware | password = samfirmware.com
- Follow this guide – how to install firmware on galaxy s2 gt i9100
For Rooting Galaxy S2 on Android 2.3.5 Gingerbread XWKI8 Firmware
- Download CF-Root-SGS2_XW_NEE_KI8-v4.3-CWM4.zip – [Click for QR Code]
- and Follow this guide to root your galaxy s2