Procedure to update Galaxy S GT I9000 with the Latest Jellybean 4.1.1 Firmware Update:
- Download Google Apps Package and Jellybean 4.1.1 Firmware package from here to your computer. Once downloaded, place these two zip files in your Galaxy S’s internal memory.
- Disconnect the phone and simply turn off the device so that it can be entered in the recovery mode. Samsung Galaxy S can be entered in the recovery mode by pressing the Volume Up Key, Center button, and holding both simultaneously press the Power Button.
- In recovery mode, select Wipe data/factory reset and also you need to select Wipe Cache partition which will clear out all the cache data present in your device, if you skip this step then you may face issues like force close issues in your phone.
- Select “install zip from sd card” > “choose zip from sd card” and then choose the Jellybean 4.1.1 firmware package and then the Google Apps Package to select “Yes” with the help of Volume rocker keys and Menu button. Once the file is selected, it will take around 5 – 7 minutes for applying the same. Once the update is applied, select “go back” and then “reboot system now”.
Note: If the device gets into the boot loop sequence or say gets stuck in the welcome screen, just re insert the battery and re follow the above instructions so as to again follow the above mentioned instructions.
Do share with us in the comments section so that just in case if you face any issues faced in the process of applying this update as we will try our level best to sort out the same. Congratulations, you can check the firmware version from the path “Settings > About Phone”.