Samsung Galaxy Ace S5830I getting Android 2.3.6 update in India

Samsung has started rolling out Android 2.3.6 update for Galaxy Ace S5830I in India. Update is now available via Samsung Kies. Although if you are adventurous type, you can also grab the firmware file from sammobile and flash it manually via ODIN.

There is no official change-log available right now; we will update the post once it is available.  Do not worry, if you don’t get the update right-away, as updates are always pushed in batches, it will be released for your device in coming days.

Update Version: S5830IXXLA2/S5830IODDLA1

Do let us know about your experience after the update in comments.

Thanks Anoop

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21 thoughts on “Samsung Galaxy Ace S5830I getting Android 2.3.6 update in India


    (November 21, 2013 - 7:07 pm)



    (May 24, 2012 - 6:32 pm)

    S5830i has bluetooth version 3 , 832 mhz (same as galaxy ace plus) gorilla glass n the graphic chip is also different 🙂


    (March 29, 2012 - 8:30 pm)

    Updated the phone via kies to 2.3.6. Found out that mass storage mode is not working and FM Radio is not working. Not acceptable samsung.

    S M

    (March 6, 2012 - 7:54 pm)

    Its now available OTA in India. The lock screen is changed to 4.0 style, few changes in icons and mostly the performance is improved… still trying to figure out what are all the changes in 2.3.6.. OTA download size was 14mb, used wifi so it was quick installation took about 10 to 15 minutes…


      (May 24, 2012 - 3:56 am)

      i still hvnt got the OTA update on my phone…plzz help…hv been waiting for so long now..


    (February 23, 2012 - 12:55 pm)

    jut fooling around no updates are available . pls request to samsung on offical site to bring the updates soon.


    (February 14, 2012 - 5:10 pm)

    my current firmaware is 2.3.4 ace s5830….when i connect to samsung kies it shows latest firmwaze installed


      (July 4, 2012 - 12:13 am)

      Try Settings–>about phone–>software update–>update.A 14 Mb file will be downloaded and it will take about 15-20 mins after the downloading the package.


    (February 6, 2012 - 3:09 pm)

    Is any one Updated your phone in 2.3.6 ?


    (February 1, 2012 - 2:05 am)

    update only for 5830i 🙁

    @Varun “i”= india

    manish chhari

    (January 23, 2012 - 10:05 pm)

    i have checked for my galaxy ace s5830 no update available through kies or FOTA.what is difference in s5830 and s5830i..can this update be installed in s5830 through ODIN.


    (January 22, 2012 - 11:11 pm)

    Will this update be available for S5830 as you told it is only for S5830i


    (January 22, 2012 - 5:10 pm)

    It is still not available through kies…Bangalore


    (January 22, 2012 - 1:20 pm)

    sory whre i wnt instal 2.3.6 android


    (January 22, 2012 - 2:06 am)

    i cheak updet all samsungd android galaxy


    (January 21, 2012 - 5:24 pm)

    can this update be installed in s5830 there is no world about s5830i in samsung website

    amit wagh

    (January 21, 2012 - 1:45 pm)

    when we get updates of samsung galaxy 5110


    (January 21, 2012 - 12:43 pm)

    what’s the difference between S5830I and S5830?


    (January 21, 2012 - 10:42 am)

    i check for update with the help of kies to update my Galaxy ace ,but no update available via kies.

      Gaurav Shukla

      (January 21, 2012 - 11:04 am)

      @Amit Do check the model number of your Galaxy Ace.. this update is for S5830I, not S5830

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