Procedure: How to Flash and Upgrade Samsung Galaxy Mini S5570 to 2.3.3 Gingerbread S5570XXKPF update using ODIN

Here's a simplest method on how to install and upgrade the Samsung Galaxy Mini S5570 to 2.3.3 Gingerbread (S5570XXKPF) firmware update using or flashing it with ODIN multi downloader tool. We also provide some screen-shots for beginners.

"Note: 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: Check for the latest firmware updates for Samsung Galaxy Mini Here.
This version may outdated in due time.

Released: May 31 2011
OPS: TASS_v1.0.ops

Version: Android 2.3.3 Gingerbread
Build Date: May 2011

ODIN Flasher Version: ODIN Multi Downloader v4.38

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

Samsung Galaxy Mini S5570 2.3.3 Gingerbread S5570XXKPF Firmware Update Step by Step Flashing Procedures:
1) Turn off your Samsung Galaxy Mini
2) Remove your SIM Card and SD Card, just to avoid any issues
3) Extract the previously downloaded S5570XXKPF firmware packaged.

4) Run ODIN Multi Downloader v4.38.exe on your Desktop.
Samsung Galaxy Mini S5570 to 2.3.3 Gingerbread Guide Picture 1

5) Click 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 2.3.3 Gingerbread Guide Picture 2

6) Load all the necessary binary files BOOT, PHONE, PDA and CSC:
Samsung Galaxy Mini S5570 to 2.3.3 Gingerbread Guide Picture 3

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)

7) Turn the Samsung Galaxy Mini into Download mode by pressing ( Volume Down + OK + Power ) together.
Samsung Galaxy Mini S5570 Download mode picture

8)  Then connect the phone to PC. The COM:PORT mapping will show you a yellow indication if the device is properly connected.
Samsung Galaxy Mini S5570 to 2.3.3 Gingerbread Guide Picture 4

9) Once all set and ready.. Hit the "Start" button to start flashing...
Samsung Galaxy Mini S5570 to 2.3.3 Gingerbread Guide Picture 5

10) Wait until the program will finished downloading all the binary files. It just takes around 5 minutes to complete.
Samsung Galaxy Mini S5570 to 2.3.3 Gingerbread Guide Picture 6

11) A word "PASS" will display on the left side square if the flashing successfully completes.
Samsung Galaxy Mini S5570 to 2.3.3 Gingerbread Guide Picture 7

If all things successfully done, the phone will then reboot... you may then confirm the newly downloaded firmware version name etc by typing **#1234#. Then root the phone again if you want to.


  1. "- cannot open the usb serial port. code: 5"
    -this appears after hitting the start button down into the message you know what this is?

  2. ask4mie10.6.11

    is it possible to downgrade back to Froyo..?

  3. Anonymous10.6.11

    Thx work perfect

  4. Anonymous16.6.11

    how to change language? i have my phone in russian now...

  5. Go to Phone settings>locale & Text> change it.. find a user manual to help you navigate through that settings.

  6. 5 mins had pass still in setupconection

  7. already pass...nice!!like it....

  8. How do I save apps I bought so I won't have to buy them again?

  9. the phone keeps rebooting and i dont know what to do.i cant even run recovery... plz help.

  10. 25 minutes passed but it is still downloading help me

  11. that was a good tutorial, could you please make a similar tutorial for installing Andro-ID to galaxy mini.
    The current ttorials at xda and all looks a bit confusing.

  12. after this , my phone shows on a black screen , "Emergency DLoad mode (arm5 mode) , and the samsung logo flickers, any ideeas? please help

  13. @Dan.. do a factory wipe reset.. then repeat the process.. do not touch the device when its on flashing state...

  14. work like a charm.thanks :)

  15. perfect thank you very much

  16. If I am not in Europe region, is it going to be a problem?

  17. couldnt download odin -.- this firmware update is starting to piss me off.

  18. whats new in this ver. ?

  19. where to get all of those files..???

  20. How put telephone to Download mode if my Volume Down Button not working?