Samsung Galaxy S GT I9000 users can now rejoice since an all new version of the much discussed MIUI Custom ROM is here. MIUI is a very clean and somber custom ROM. The finest part about this ROM is that it is a really simple, stable ROM and comes with better battery life. Updating this MIUI ROM will void your smartphone’s warranty and the only way to reclaim back the warranty is to apply the stock firmware update again in your phone.
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 update procedure is only applicable to Samsung Galaxy S GT I9000 phones so do not try it in any other devices as it might not be reversible and will harm the device by blocking it.
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 help you to replace the lost data if any damage occurs. Follow the link posted below to backup and restore all your data easily.
Steps to Update Galaxy S with Stable MIUI Custom ROM Firmware:
USB Debugging from the path “Settings > Applications > Development > USB Debugging”.
Download MIUI Firmware Zip Package and connect the smartphone via original USB Cable obtained at purchase time. Copy the downloaded zip file to your phone’s SD Card without modifying or renaming them.
Step-2: After copying is finished, disconnect the phone from computer and power off your phone to enter into Recovery
mode. The Recovery mode can be entered by pressing the Volume Up key + OK button and holding both press Power button simultaneously. If the device boots up in normal mode, try to enter into Recovery mode repeatedly using the correct button combinations.
Step-3: In Recovery mode choose the option of “Install zip from SD Card” then select “Choose zip from SD Card” to choose the ICS zip file placed in your phone. After selecting the file it will take 10-15mins to complete the process of firmware updation.
Step-4: Once the update is successfully applied, you will land up in Recovery mode again. So choose the option of “++++Go Back++++” then select “Reboot system now” option to reboot the device.
Thus you can successfully update your Samsung Galaxy S with stable MIUI Custom ROM Firmware by following the above mentioned steps.