• News
  • Galaxy S Android 4.1 Update: Install New Custom ROM, X-Bean. Promised as Fast, Stable and Superfunctional!

    To think the Galaxy S is a device now more than two years old and debuted with the now ancient Android 2.1 Eclair, but has gotten updates up to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean unofficially (after Samsung stopped support at Android 2.3) thanks to the development community is just awesome. Another Jelly Bean based ROM just […]

  • News
  • [Guide] Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Working on Samsung Galaxy S i9000. Not a Daily Driver Though, Yet!

    Eclair, Froyo, Gingerbread, Ice Cream Sandwich, and now Jelly Bean! That’s 5 versions of Android that the Galaxy S has been able to run, thanks to the great developers of the Android world, even though Samsung stopped supporting the device past Gingerbread. XDA Senior Member mkalter has managed to get Android 4.1 Jelly Bean running on the […]

  • Updates
  • Galaxy S Gets Official Value Pack Firmware — XXJW4. Includes TouchWiz 4!

    I’m not gonna waste time discussing how Samsung decided to say no to updating Galaxy S, including other single core Galaxy phones to Ice Cream Sandwich Android 4.0, citing hardware limitations. Needless to say, fans were not pleased, resulting in a petition for Samsung to change their minds. Reeling under fan pressure, Samsung decided to […]

  • Updates
  • New XXJVU Galaxy S Firmware Leaked. Updates Phone with Value Pack (Face Unlock, Photo Editor and New Lock Screen)

    XXJVU

    It’s time again, time for another leaked firmware from Samsung for the Galaxy S i9000. This time it’s another 2.3.6 firmware, dubbed as XXJVU, a successor to XXJVT for Open Europe region. But it’s still not just another firmware for lovely Galaxy S1. Yep! It packs in new Lock Screen from Galaxy Note, a photo editor […]