Samsung galaxy s2 got latest android 2.3.6 update , this update is named XWKK5 Gingerbread firmware . This firmware is better than previous android 2.3.5 firmware , many users have tested this firmware and there is no lag whatsoever.
It is already leaked for some European regions and if it is not available in your country then you can install it using Odin too.
as always we haven’t change log for this firmware, according to users and developer experience this firmware is very smooth and stable.
This android 2.3.6 update brings some fixes and better internet speed, enhanced phone security and faster booting.
If you want to install this firmware then you will have to use a software called Odin , installing firmware with Odin is very easy so don’t worry and follow the below guide
First Download Android 2.3.6 Gingerbread XWKK5 Update for Galaxy S2
I9100XWKK5_I9100OXXKJ3.rar | 333.3 MB
Password = samfirmware.com
Firmware Info :
- Firmware- Android 2.3.6 Gingerbread
- Build no.- I9100XWKK5
- Build date- November 23, 2011
- Supported Handset- Samsung Galaxy S2
How to install Android 2.3.6 firmware on Galaxy s2
Select these files in odin
PIT => u1_02_20110310_emmc_EXT4.pit
Boot => APBOOT_I9100XWKK5_CL754841_REV02_user_low_ship.tar .md5
CSC => GT-I9100-MULTI-CSC-OXXKJ3.tar.md5
PDA => CODE_I9100XWKK5_CL754841_REV02_user_low_ship.tar.md5
PHONE => MODEM_I9100XXKI4_REV_02_CL1065910.tar.md5
and leave other files as they are not required
Root this firmware
If you face any problem don’t hesitate to ask it via comments below , and tell us what do you like in this firmware ?