Galaxy Y S5360 has been a very successful budget Android smartphone by Samsung. The phone is packed with 832MHz processor, 2 MP Camera, 290 MB of internet memory and a screen with 240×320 resolution. By default this phone comes with Android 2.3.5 Gingerbread and Samsung has no plan of releasing latest Android 4.2 Jelly Bean update for Galaxy Y.
If you are Galaxy Y S5360 owner and want Jelly Bean for Galaxy Y update, then no worries. We have found Android 4.2 Jelly Bean custom ROM for Galaxy Y S5360 smartphone. Thanks to custom ROM developers for keeping this smartphone alive by releasing Android 4.2 Jelly Bean custom ROM for Galaxy Y S5360 smartphone. JellyBlast V3 Android 4.2 Jelly Bean custom ROM for Galaxy Y has been released by some awesome developers to enable owner of Galaxy Y enjoy latest OS on their devices. The ROM is final and is free from bugs.
Since this is custom ROM so having a rooted device is compulsory. Besides having your device rooted, there are some other pre-requirements that you need to take care of before you proceed with tutorial:
- First of all you need to have your mobile phone charged. It should have atleast 80% charge remaining.
- Enable USB Debugging on your phone from Settings –> Manage Applications –> Development –> USB Debugging.
- The most important one: Back up all your important data like contacts, SMS, emails etc.
- Download the latest USB Drivers for your Android Device from manufacturer official website.
Procedure to Install Android 4.2 Jelly Bean on Galaxy Y S5360
Download the JellyBlast V3 Custom ROM and place it on your desktop.
Now connect your phone to your PC through USB cable and then transfer the download package to your device SD card. Done with that? OK, now you need to turn OFF your smartphone and get it in recovery mode.
Once your phone is turned OFF, press and hold “Volume Up + Home + Power Buttons” for few seconds until you see Android logo.
Once you phone is in recovery mode, select “Wipe data/Factory reset” option to erase the previous ROM. When it is done, perform a cache wipe by selecting “Wipe Cache partition” partition.
Go to main recovery window and select Advance and then select “Wipe Dalvik Cache” to perform Dalvik cache wiping. Now go back to main screen again.
Next you need to start installation of the custom ROM. For that select “Install ZIP from sdcard” followed by selecting “Choose zip from sdcard” and browse for the package you have just transferred to your phone SD card.
Installation will begin now and it will take few minutes. Once done, go back to main recovery window and select “reboot system now”.
Your phone might take a little longer time to boot for the first time, so don’t worry. So you have installed un-official Android 4.2 Jelly Bean on your Galaxy Y using this guide.