Samsung Galaxy S II Gets Two Software Updates

Samsung Galaxy S II is the successor of the highly popular Samsung Galaxy S smartphone. This handset runs on the latest Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) Operating System and it comes with a 4.3 inch Super AMOLED Plus display, 1.2 GHz dual-core proccessor, 8 megapixel camera and more. This handset have already received 3 million pre-orders by the carriers.

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Samsung Galaxy S II is currently available only in few countries and it is expected to launch in more than 120 countries by the end of this month. Even though, this handset is not available in major markets, but it hasn’t stopped Samsung from issuing software updates for this powerful smartphone.

Samsung Galaxy S II have recently received two firmware updates. The latest update is numbered i9100XWKE2. Sadly, this update is not available via Over-The-Air (OTA). To install this update on your Samsung Galaxy S II smartphone, you will need a computer and Samsung’s Kies desktop software.

The latest firmware update fixes the automatic brightness and some connectivity issues on this handset. It also makes the Swype more responsive. This update is also rootable, so you can go with custom ROMs and tweaks. If you have any queries, feel free to ask us in the comments section below.

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Omkar Dutta

Omkar Dutta is a Mobile Enthusiast from Mumbai, India. He loves to check out latest software, mobile phones and web services. Currently, he writes for this awesome blog as well as Fone Arena. You can follow him on Twitter @0mkarr

  • hesham saad

    really i want to add arabic language , i can not browse throw any of the arabic sites , i ca not read arabic emails , i can not write arabic emails or contact so i feel it is so diffecult to me to deal with it unless i could have the arabic rear and write.
    could you please help me if there is a way to add this languge without changing the system , not good in the dealing of running the system from scratsh

  • salman shaikh

    on my samsung galaxy s2 i cannot purchased any apps so plz contact me and solved my problem

  • Aarush

    How to set camera quality as my phone camera quality is very low i want to set all settings please tell me all settings

  • Aarush

    How to set camera quality as my phone camera quality is very low i want to set all settings please tell me all settings please mail me

  • Zainisam

    will it deleted all my data,install apps, photos,video setting is i update firmware via kies?

    If yes how to backup? bacause a lot of important file inside

    Thank you

  • nasser

    arabic software for galaxy s2

  • thanks Omkar for the info and happy writing :)