Samsung Galaxy Y GT-S5360L Smartphone users can now update their device with a new official firmware which is UHMC1 Android 2.3.6 Gingerbread. Time to time Samsung released firmware update for all their Smartphone and tablet devices and the Galaxy Y S5360L is not any exception. The device received much updates from Samsung but onlu up to 2.3.6 Gingerbread. There is no news about any Jelly Bean updates for Galaxy Y S5360L, may be the device hardware configuration is not much satisfactory for which Samsung is not thinking of any further version of android update. Samsung recently rolled out the UHMC1 Android 2.3.6 Gingerbread latest firmware update for Galaxy Y S5360L, and the firmware is ready to download through Kies and OTA. The firmware is currently rolled out for several countries, List of countries with download link is available below.
We recommend you to update your Galaxy Y S5360L with the latest UHMC1 Android 2.3.6 Gingerbread firmware as with every new firmware version Samsung introduces fixes for bugs that found in the previous version, some times introduces new features as well and there also lots of improvements and enhancement in OS. So, if you own the Galaxy Y S5360L and haven’t update your device with this latest firmware then you can do it in number of ways. You can use the system inbuilt update feature or connect your phone to PC and download through Samsung Kies. If official recommended ways not working for you then you can always try manual update process.
The Samsung Galaxy Y S5360L was launched back in the year 2011 with Android 2.3.5 Gingerbread out of the box and last updated with the Android 2.3.6 Gingerbread only. To boost your phone with some performance enhancement and bug fixes, you should update your device with the latest available firmware. Apart from improving Galaxy Y existing performance, official firmware is also good option to unroot Galaxy Y S5360L or unbrick Galaxy Y S5360L if brick happen because of software issue. You can always root this firmware using a proper root method that available at Android Jinn or else where.
Galaxy Y S5360L Rooting Tutorial: If you find a way to root your Galaxy Y S5360L but you are confused whether to go for root or not then you should read: Benefits of Rooting Android devices.
This firmware list is only for Galaxy Y, model number S5360L. Don’t try this firmware 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.
Download S5360LUHMC1 Firmware:
From the below list find the right firmware for your Galaxy Y S5360L. Note that, firmware here which are Unbranded or not carrier branded or not locked to a carrier, regardless of country or region, can be flash on any Galaxy Y, model number GT-S5360L.
Uruguay (Claro): S5360LUHMC1_S5360LUVCMC1_CTU.zip
Paraguay (Claro): S5360LUHMC1_S5360LUVCMC1_CTP.zip
Argentina (Claro): S5360LUHMC1_S5360LUVCMC1_CTI.zip
Puerto Rico: S5360LUHMC1_S5360LUWAMC1_PCT.zip
Chile (Entel PCS): S5360LUHMC1_S5360LCHEMC1_CHE.zip
Chile (Claro): S5360LUHMC1_S5360LCHLMC1_CHL.zip
Trinidad and Tobago: S5360LUHMC1_S5360LUUBMC1_TTT.zip
Mexico (Telcel): S5360LUMMC1_S5360LTCEMC1_TCE.zip
How to Install Official Firmware on Galaxy Y S5360L:
There are various way to update latest official firmware on your device. Apart from official ways which is OTA and Kies, if you are looking for a manual way to update your Galaxy Y S5360L with the UHMC1 Android 2.3.6 Gingerbread Official Firmware, then you have to download the firmware from the above list and flash it on Galaxy Y S5360L using our details manual update instruction. Go to the following link and follow the instructions and step by step tutorial to manually update official firmware on Galaxy Y S5360L, the tutorial is based on Galaxy S4 but you can follow it for your Galaxy Y too.
Galaxy Y S5360L Previous Official Firmware:
If you are looking for any previous version of Android 2.3.6 Gingerbread official firmware update for Galaxy Y S5360L, then you can find it from here- 1) How To Update Galaxy Y S5360L VSLH1 Android 2.3.6 Official Firmware 2) How To Update Galaxy Y S5360L UHLJ1 Android 2.3.6 Official Firmware 3) How To Update Galaxy Y S5360L UHLF1 Android 2.3.6 Official Firmware 4) How To Update Galaxy Y S5360L VSLF1 Android 2.3.6 Official Firmware