How To Upgrade Wave 1 (S-8500) to BADA 2.0

Things You’ll Need :-

• Firmware – http://www.samfirmware.com/ [Search for your model w.r.t your Country]

• Multiloader – http://goo.gl/2I2qy

Instructions

• First of all Extract the Firmware package.

• Then switch off your Phone and remove sim card & Memory card before the process.

• Also, don’t forget to do a Backup.

• Then (while the phone is turned off) Hold Volume Down + Lock Key + Power Off key for a few Seconds until you see ‘Download Mode’ on the Screen.

• Now, connect your phone to your PC via USB.

• Now in Multiloader you must see COM4[Ready] or COM5 [Ready]…..or something like that appearing after connecting the phone.

• Now (in Multiloader) check LSI. Then check boot and check Full Download.

• After that select click boot and select the folder ‘Boot Files’

• Then Click on ‘Port Search’. & Then click ‘Download’

• Now let the phone restart and pull out the batteries and again put it back in Download Mode.

• After that, click ‘Amss; and select the ‘Amms’ file.

• click ‘apps’ and select the ‘apps_compressed’ file

• click ‘rsrc1’ and select the ‘Rsrc_S8500_[Country]_ODD’ file

• click ‘Rsrc2’ and select the ‘Rsrc2_S8500(Low)’ file

• click ‘CSC’ and select ‘CSC_S8500_[Country]_ODD.csc’ file

• click ‘SHP APP’ and select ‘ShpApp.app’ file

• click ‘FOTA’ and select ‘bplib_S8500Op[Country]Common.fota’ file

[ALL THE ABOVE FILES ARE TO BE SELECTED FROM THE FIRMWARE PACKAGE]

• then click ‘Port Search’ and after that Finally click ‘Download’ and Wait for the phone to Restart and    you’re DONE.

• Ask if any problems 🙂

Regards,

Danish

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5 thoughts on “How To Upgrade Wave 1 (S-8500) to BADA 2.0

  1. Hi, I’ve tried several times, but I only get the error message :Serial port open error in download boot!
    what does this mean? :S

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