Flash/Install Android 2.3.5 on Samsung Galaxy S II – How to Guide

How to: Android 2.3.5 Installation on Galaxy S II – Samsung Galaxy S II (root) Android 2.3.5 Firmware Leaks . How to Flash CWM and Install Android 2.3.5 on Samsung Galaxy 2 Guide is here , if any one wants to Install 2.3.5 Gingerbread on Galaxy S II .

Samsung Galaxy S II Android 2.3.5 Gingerbread Firmware Leaks

Actualy, the Leaked ROM comes from the SAM Firmware mix with some of the folks behind custom aftermarket firmware DarkyROM. Samsung Galaxy S II Flashing will not take too much time and effort, preovided that your Phone is already Rooted and has ClockworkMod Recovery Flashed.

Warning: Flashing your Android 2.3 Samsung Galaxy S II device is a risky matter, reader must understand and recommended to follow unless they have some knowledge on Root Android, Flash Android Devices and Install.

How to Flash Leaked Android 2.3.5 Gingerbread on Samsung Galaxy S II

Important Note: Samsung Galaxy S II (this ROM will not work on any other device) is rooted and has the custom ClockworkMod (CWM) Recovery installed on it. In order to Flash CWM, and keep in mind that your Galaxy S II is fully Charged.

What you Need:

1. First of all Root Samsung Galaxy S II – Follow this Procedure from HERE

2. Now Install ClockworkMod (CWM) Recovery by following this How to Guide

* You can also Download Root Manager from Android Market to Install CWM on Samsung Galaxy S II.

* Run ROM Manager and click on Flash ClockworkMod Recovery. You will be asked to choose your smartphone, just select Samsung Galaxy S II and your phone will be rebooted.

Step-by-step Guide – to Install Android 2.3.5 on Samsung Galaxy S II

Step 1: Download DarkyROM2_KI3_Base.zip   to your computer.

Step 2: Once download is complete, transfer the .zip file to the root (parent directory) of your phone’s internal storage after connecting it to your computer via USB.

Step 3: Turn off your Samsung Galaxy S II. Now, hold Volume Up + Home + Power/Lock button until you boot into ClockworkMod Recovery.

Step 4: Using the volume up/down, home and back keys, navigate to backup and storage > backup.

This is called taking a nandroid backup of your Android device. You can use this later on if you want to revert to your current ROM.

Step 5: With backup complete, let’s move on to the actual flashing process. Download DarkyROM2 tool [ Market Link] to your device.

Step 6: Launch DarkyROM2 tool. Go to DarkyROM tab and enable Wipe user data from there.

Step 7: Go back to General tab > Flash/Install File from SDCARD > DarkyROM2_KI3_Base.zip .


Step 8: Take a break as Android 2.3.5 Gingerbread with TouchWiz 4.0 is Flashed to your Galaxy S2.

Android 2.3.5 Gingerbread Installed on Galaxy S II

That’s it, if you follow these steps, correctly, then your Samsung Galaxy S II running Android 2.3.5 Gingerbread. Thanks to Redmondpie, for this unique guide on How to Flash CWM and Install Android 2.3.5 Gingerbread on Samsung Galaxy S II.