Samsung Galaxy Infuse 4G users can now apply an all new update of Gingerbread 2.3.6 in their smartphone. This new update is the official Gingerbread 2.3.6 firmware released by Samsung via KIES mini and comes with a number of improved features and some enhanced performance fixes that we will be taking a look at in a short while.
We wont be responsible for any harm caused to your device during the updation procedure that is unlikely to happen if you follow the instructions carefully. The updation procedure is not recommended for basic users but is for advanced users and is only applicable to Samsung Galaxy Infuse 4G smartphones that are network unlocked. Do not apply it in any other device as it might not be reversible and may harm the device by blocking it. Let’s take a look at some of the features and enhancements that come with this new update. Features:
- Updated to Gingerbread 2.3.6
- Copy and Paste functionality improved
- Multi Touch Software Keyboard has been redesigned
- Download manager for long running HTTP downloads
- Power management and application control improved
- Notification Shade changes
- New Fonts options included
- Keyboard Modifications
- New Widgets added to list of available widgets
- Menu Changes/New Apps added
Pre-Requisites: Make sure that your computer has minimum of Windows XP or Windows 7 installed as it doesn’t support MAC OS along with a minimum of USB 2.0 Standard. You ought to backup all the user data present in your phone since chances of data loss or corruption are there. Having a backup will enable you to replace the lost data if any damage occurs. Follow the link posted below to backup and restore all your data easily. Pre Upgrade Instructions for Rooting
and Firmware Update
and Firmware UpdateMust Have:
Steps to Update Gingerbread 2.3.6 Firmware in Samsung Infuse 4G: Step-1: Download the latest KIES Mini version from the Must Have section to your computer and connect your phone to the computer via original USB Cable obtained at purchase time.
As soon as you connect, you will be prompted to select the USB Mode so choose “KIES” as shown below.
Step-2: Now the drivers will begin to update and when all the necessary drivers are installed, you will be prompted with the message shown below
Select the option of “Phone Upgrade” in your KIES mini
Step-3: Read all the Caution statements and Click on “I have read and understood the preceding information” then tap on the Upgrade button.
Now the device will get automatically upgraded. You have to just make sure that your computer has high speed data connection so that the update can be downloaded and applied faster.
Step-4: When the update is over, the phone will automatically reboot and the Android idle screen will be
displayed in your phone. If there is any power failure or interruption you have to re follow the entire procedure again from the beginning. After the device is successfully updated, a message will be displayed as shown below.
Thus you can easily update your Samsung Galaxy Infuse 4G smartphone with the latest Gingerbread 2.3.6 version by following the steps mentioned above carefully.