How To Install BULK1 Android 2.3.6 Firmware on I9070 Galaxy S Advance

And you don’t have Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean for Galaxy S Advance I9070 this time. Samsung rolled out another Android 2.3.6 Gingerbread firmware for Galaxy S Advance I9070 in Germany. The firmware I9070BULK1 Android 2.3.6 Gingerbread is now available for Vodafone subscriber. You can use your smartphone default firmware update feature or use official Samsung tool KIES to update your  Galaxy S Advance I9070 to I9070BULK1 Android 2.3.6 Gingerbread firmware. However, if you unable to update your device using recommended process then follow this guide to install firmware manually.

To update Galaxy S Advance I9070 with I9070BULK1 Android 2.3.6 firmware update, we will use a tool Odin3. The tools currently work only with Windows OS. However, in this process you may lose all your existing installed apps and personal settings. You should follow this guide carefully to properly backup your data that you can restore later.

Android 2.3.6 BULK1 Firmware Details:

CSC: I9070VD2LK1
Version: 2.3.6
Date: 2012-12-14


This tutorial is only for Galaxy S Advance, model number I9070. Don’t try this guide in any other Android device. Check your device’s model number in: Settings » About phone. Also, we are not responsible for any damage caused due to the instruction given in this page. Try this at your own risk. Although, it is very unlikely that your device will be damaged if you follow all the instructions as it is which are mentioned in procedure.


Pre Requisites:

Backup your data first using below mentioned instructions, so that if you lost any data you can recover it easily.

SMS & Call LogUse SMS, MMS & Call Log Entries Backup & Restore App
Contacts & SettingsUse Android default backup options.
Images, Songs, Videos, Files – Copy to Internal/External SD card.
APN and MMS Settings – Note down from the path “Applications > Settings > Wireless and Network > Mobile Networks > Access Point Names


  1. Make sure your device have at least 80% battery power. [How to Check Battery Percentage in Android Device]
  2. You already have USB Driver Installed for Galaxy S Advance in your PC. [Download USB Driver]
  3. Make sure USB Debugging is enabled. [Guide]

If you follow everything that we mentioned above, you are ready to move into next stage of this guide where we summed up detail instruction on how to flash I9070BULK1 Android 2.3.6 official firmware update for Galaxy S Advance I9070.

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