Install XXAMA3 Android 4.0.4 Firmware on Galaxy Pocket Plus S5301

S5301XXAMA3 Android 4.0.4 firmware for Galaxy Pocket Plus S5301 can be downloaded now. The firmware update is available for Wind subscribers in Italy, we will be going through the guide to install the firmware update manually.

Galaxy Pocket Plus S5301 was announced recently having a capacitive touch screen display of 2.8-inch, powered by processor of 850 MHz Broad com BCM 21654 and 4GB Internal Memory.

XXAMA3 Android 4.0.4 ICS fimware is an official update by Samsung, hence your device will lose root.

Firmware Details:

Date: 2013-01-23
Regions: Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Spain, United Kingdom

The guide mentioned below is only for Galaxy Pocket Plus S5301 and is not compatible with any other device. To know the model number of your device go to Settings >> About Phone.

We cannot be held liable of any damage done to your device while following the below mentioned procedure.

Galaxy Pocket Plus S5301

Install official XXAMA3 Android 4.0.4 firmware on Galaxy Pocket Plus S5301

Take a complete backup of data,apps and settings as the procedure may wipe your data.

Make sure that the battery of device has a minimum charge of 60%.

Enable “USB debugging” on your device by going to Settings >> Developer options >> Enable USB debugging.

Download Kies Software to install drivers.

Download XXAMA3 Android 4.0.4 firmware ( update on Galaxy Pocket Plus S5301 and Odin (

Extract the Firmware file which you have downloaded in above step. You will get “.tar” file along with other files.

Extract Odin to get “Odin3 v3.07.exe” file.

Switch off device.

Boot device into download mode. Press and hold Volume Down, Home, Power till device turns on and then press Volume Up to enter download mode.

Connect device to computer using USB cable. Odin will detect your device and ID:COM will turn yellow and a message appears saying “Added”. Re-install drivers if Odin fails to detect device.

Click on “PDA button” in Odin and navigate to select “.tar″ file which you have downloaded.

In Odin make sure that “Auto Reboot” and “F.Reset Time” are selected and “Re-Partition” check box is unchecked.

Click on Start button in Odin to start flashing Android 4.0.4 firmware. When flashing is complete you will get a PASS message.

Disconnect device from your computer and let it boot automatically.

XXAMA3 Android 4.0.4 firmware on Galaxy Pocket Plus S5301 is installed. You can check firmware version by going to Settings >> About Phone.

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