ODIN Guide: How to Flash and Upgrade the Samsung Galaxy Mini S5570 2.3.4 Gingerbread S5570XXKPI Stock ROM/Firmware update

This is the step by step guide on how to install and upgrade the Samsung Galaxy Mini S5570 to 2.3.4 Gingerbread (S5570XXKPI) firmware update using or flashing it with ODIN multi downloader tool.

Be Warned! We Shall not be liable for any cause that results damage to your phone! Everything you do is at your own risk, Please proceed with extra precautions! Don't forget to back up all of your important files for it will all wipe out in this process!"

Newest Firmware Update Released: June 2011
BOOTLOADER: APBOOT_S5570XXKPI_CL260130_REV02_user_low_true.tar.md5 
PDA: CODE_S5570XXKPI_CL260130_REV02_user_low_true.tar.md5
Phone: MODEM_S5570XXKPI_CL260130_REV02.tar.md5 
CSC: CSC_S5570SERKPI_CL260130_REV02_user_low_true.tar.md5
OPS: TASS_v1.0.ops
Version: Android 2.3.4 Gingerbread
Build Date: June 2011
Password: samfirmware.com

ODIN Flasher Version: ODIN Multi Downloader v4.38

- PC with Windows XP SP2 or later
- .Net Framework 2.0 or later
- Samsung Galaxy Mini S5570
- USB to Micro-USB PC data cable

Android 2.3.4 Gingerbread S5570XXKPI Firmware Update Step by Step Flashing Procedures on Samsung Galaxy Mini S5570 :
1) Turn off your Samsung Galaxy Mini. Remove your SIM Card and SD Card, just to avoid any issues
2) Extract the previously downloaded S5570XXKPI firmware packaged.
3) Run ODIN Multi Downloader v4.38.exe on your Desktop.
Samsung Galaxy Mini S5570 to 2.3.3 Gingerbread Guide Picture 1

4) Tick the OPS button then select TASS.OPS from extracted archive and load it.
On ODIN check these checkboxes options: Protect OPS and Reset Time.
Samsung Galaxy Mini S5570 to 2.3.4 Gingerbread Guide Picture 2

Click BOOT button then select and load the bootloader file: 
Click PHONE button then select and load the AMSS file:
Click PDA button then select and load:
Click CSC button then select and load:
 (leave EFS and One Package empty)
Samsung Galaxy Mini S5570 to 2.3.4 Gingerbread Guide Picture 3

5) Reboot the Samsung Galaxy Mini into Download mode by pressing
( Volume Down + OK + Power )

Samsung Galaxy Mini S5570 Download mode picture

6)  After you see that the device is in downloading mode, then connect the phone to PC. The COM:PORT mapping will show you a yellow indication if the device is already detected.
7)  Hit the "Start" button to start flashing...
8) Wait until the program will finished downloading all the binary files. It just takes around 5 minutes to complete. A word "PASS" will display on the left side square if the flashing successfully completes.

The Galaxy Mini will then reboot... If all things successfully done, you may then confirm the newly downloaded firmware version name etc by typing *#1234# or through About Phone Settings.

You can also check here all the latest firmware update for Samsung Galaxy Mini .


  1. Works Perfect !!

  2. how to downgrade samsung galaxy mini back to android 2.2.1?I don't like it.Need for speed shift and other games don't work on it.

  3. Sir The game need for speed shift and others are not working can u provide a solution?

  4. yeah i previously said nfs shift is not working on this phone but i found out that other games like pes 2011 ( having game data 100 mb) is running fine.. and also other games previously running on froyo like angry birds, t20 fever cricket are running gr8.

    this version is running perfect and no problems.. This gingerbread version works gr8 for India too so no problem.
    Changes have been made to the user interface like battery icon which looks cool as compared to the pathetic previous one. Music player has also been improved. u will not loose any feature present in the froyo its just added features will be there.

    Overall thumbs up and thnx for this update.. :))
    anybody with a query??

  5. I have observed that the games having their data on sd card are running but which the games in which the data is already included like nfs shift and others are not running. looking for an early solution to this problem....

  6. Hi sumit.. Can yo pls say tat whether the flash player working after upgrading the version to gingerbird?

  7. wifi is not working after upgrading to gingerbread.

  8. S5570XXKPF 2.3.3 still runs smoothly...
    To those who wanted Downgrade back to froyo and experience functionality issues, the process still the same as of the above method..

    Just remove the battery, put it back, then start the download mode (vol down+home+power).

    flash it with odin, but do not use the "one package", find another firmware with the 4 files. boot+phone+pda+csc+tass
    Do not use one package or you will experience a black screen situation.

  9. @esth.. We can not tell any apps, games and etc.. if working or not with the latest update. You may ask directly through your apps vendor...

  10. Ok kc... First i Will try.. Is gingerbread better than froyo?

  11. Samsung galaxy mini s5570 (SPAIN) (YOYGO) Works good, runs smoothly, seems better than froyo.
    Tass is not in the zip. ( I downloaded from another site )
    Bad things:
    !russian default language :/
    !long press power button menu is not the same. Data packet line is not in the menu. Is possible edit this menu?
    Bye, thanks!

  12. Can you provide as the link so that we can run a test too..

  13. i have use both 2.3 firmwares S5570XXKPF and S5570XXKPI, but with both wifi goes in error i want to use gingerbread so, anyone has a fix for this?

  14. i try to update gingerbread to my galaxy mini it showing whinle in odin pad like comp port not found . i want to install gingerbread pls help me

  15. I have successfully upgraded my galaxy mini to 2.3.4 with different language but I have changed the language to english by simply going to setting-text and locale-english..cheers!!

  16. My phone is sim locked and the process did not work. Can you give process on how to unlock it first?

  17. i installed and now i m having wifi is not working and i cant get my internet working on on my mobile any solution ????

  18. I have installed both the 2.3.3 & 2.3.4 versions. In 2.3.4 version I encountered WIFI & internet issues, I cannot connect to the internet so I reverted back to 2.3.3 & the WIFI & Internet problems were resolved. I hope you will find a solution to fix the "bugs" of the 2.3.4 version. Keep up the good work & thanks.

  19. I've flashed my phone yesterday no problems so far, I see that google maps didn't update to last version. (wireless, gps, sms, data conn all ok). Also I've rooted the device and installed swype 2.6 with ro language version

  20. I've updated also g maps with a 5.7 package found on xda forum

  21. After....reading te above reviews...iam in a confusion..whether I should update my android frm 2.2.1(froyo) to above o nt??
    Some said that the...wifi is nt working!!...i nly want it to upgrade so that ...flash player can work!!!
    Plz...help me...After....reading te above reviews...iam in a confusion..whether I should update my android frm 2.2.1(froyo) to above o nt??
    Some said that the...wifi is nt working!!...i nly want it to upgrade so that ...flash player can work!!!
    Plz...help me...

  22. @Tushant Baranwal - Flash player will not work on Galaxy Mini, It is not about firmware its about hardware capability issues.
    This is an older version, the latest official gingerbread is here: http://droidangel.blogspot.com/2011/07/odin-guide-how-to-installupgrade.html

  23. yeah adobe flash app was available so i was able to install it, i hope its working too... :))

  24. wifi is working better than as it was in 2.2 so guys u can upgrade it..

  25. I tried to flash the latest Samsung flash files(S5570XXKPK Android 2.3.4) for the Galaxy mini. So far it works fine & I noticed a substantial increase in browsing speed. My unit does not hang anymore when viewing some webpages unlike when I was still using the Froyo 2.2.1. This one is better.

  26. Download Start...
    <0> Create File...
    <1> StartThread Detected : 1
    <2> StartThread Detected : 0
    <3> StartThread Detected : 0
    <4> StartThread Detected : 0
    <5> StartThread Detected : 0
    <6> StartThread Detected : 0
    <7> StartThread Detected : 0
    <8> StartThread Detected : 0
    <1> setup connection...
    <1> odin mode.. check plcatform verification.
    <1> VerifyPlatform:V0, P0,R0
    <1> START!!!
    <1> set download environment.
    <1> big partition size!!
    <1> big partition size!!
    <1> big partition size!!
    <1> big partition size!!
    <1> big partition size!!
    <1> amss download..
    <1> 1/5 Finished.
    <1> boot.img download..
    <1> 2/5 Finished.
    <1> recovery.img download..
    <1> 3/5 Finished.
    <1> system.rfs download..
    <1> 4/5 Finished.
    <1> csc.rfs download..
    <1> 5/5 Finished.
    <1> reset pda..
    <0> Started Timer
    <1> Close serial port and wait until rebooting.

    wht is the meaning for close serial port i dnt understand......

    but nothing happen....... just ON my phone automatically........ if any solution pls reply me as here or mail me kawsarhossain@gmail.com

  27. hi just wanted to know if you already have a firmware for this unit

    Samsung Galaxy S1 T959P

  28. compport error pls hlp

  29. Hi Wrecks, You have a Fascinate 4G, It's a carrier branded phone. We can help you if you can post the firmware info of your device.

  30. WHY ODIN CAN'T DETECT MY GALAXY MINI???????????????????

  31. i updated to 2.3.3 but encountering prb with gprs

  32. what the wrar code extracting of gingerbread 2.3.3?????????????????????????????????????????????

  33. everything work perfectly on updating but nfs shift isnt working help out

  34. The Odin com port does not detect my phone. What could be the problem?

  35. @Elsmis and @Bootleg333 ..Mek sure you have loaded the TASS file first..tell me if successull--> erassy347@yahoo.com

  36. I want the Spanish language T9 predictive text software in my Samsung Mini Galaxy. Will any option of upgrade give me this capability please?

  37. You need to have a Spanol firmware build..

  38. The password is not working. Please provide new password.

  39. Wi-fi sometimes doesnt work, dont uprage ur mobile to 2.3.4, better froyo

  40. @Karolis, re-configure your APN settings, it will work again. If you use the stock ROM above outside Russia the you'll getting wifi issues because you are using other MODEM version..

  41. i want to downgrade my mini from 4.0.4 to froyo or gingerbread

  42. Thanks all done perfectly