August 11th, 2012, 05:49 AM
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Location: Cotswolds, England
Device(s): SGS4 GT-i9505. Rooted. Echoe ML4 ROM. KitKat. 4.4.2. Baseband: MK8. Kernel: faux123+PhilZ
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Originally Posted by eloelo22
good day to everybody
my sister gave me a phone samsung galaxy s2 i wanted to upgrade it to 4.0 but kies cannot identify the firmware i found out that the phone was rooted here is the info on the setting about phone
model number: GT-I9100
ANDROID VERSION: 2.3.3
KERRNEL:126.96.36.199-I9100XWKDD-CL161513 root@DELL103 #2
and when i dial *#1234# the info is
BUILD INFO:FRI APRIL 29 08:31:21 KST 2011
can i upgrade my phone to 4.0?
can someone point me to the right direction i a bit lost i don't know what to do help would be appreciated
Hello and welcome to Android Forums eloelo22
You have the Korean, M250K
, variant of the Galaxy S2. Therefore, you should be careful what you flash to it as a lot of the stuff you will come across is for the GT-i9100, International, model and may not apply.
As you say the phone has been rooted, Kies will not recognise it for updates, see post #1, here
It looks as though someone has, "converted", it to GT-i9100 judging by the firmware.
I would caution you to proceed carefully on this phone as it is not a straight forward case of flashing, for the reasons mentioned above.
I would suggest the best place to obtain more information is the M250S/K/L
thread on xda developers, here
Hope this helps.