How To Update Samsung Android Devices via Samsung Kies

Today in this below mention guide I show you how to use Samsung Kies Application on your MAC or Windows PC to update firmware of any of your Samsung Android Devices. Samsung kies is a software from Samsung which come with lots of useful feature like data transfer, backup and restore phone and tablets etc. The application work on all Samsung Android device whether it is phone or tablet. The feature today we like to discuss here is firmware update, if you don’t want to use your 3G connection or WiFi connection to update your Samsung Firmware via OTA, then you can try this free Samsung KIES application to update the firmware of your Samsung Android phone or tablet.

The best part of the application is that it also allows you take the complete backup of your device like contacts, call logs, videos, music, messages, application, ringtone and more. So lets take a look how the application works on MAC and Windows PC and how to update Samsung Android devices via Samsung Kies.

Update Samsung Android Devices via Samsung Kies

Update Samsung Android Devices via Samsung Kies

How to Update Samsung Android Phones via Kies Software

Step 1. To get started first download the Samsung Kies application on your MAC or windows, You can find the download link of the application at the end of this post.

Step 2. Once the application is installed on your system, Run the Samsung Kies on your desktop and connect any of your Samsung Android device with the computer via USB cable.

Step 3. Once your device is connected with the KIES, you can easily take the backup of your device with the help of “Backup and Restore” tab from the Samsung KIES application screen.

Samsung Kies Backup and Restore

Samsung Kies Backup and Restore

Step 4. Once you have the backup of your device, now you can start the Firmware update process from Samsung Kies. If the Firmware update is available for your android device you will see the Update Firmware option on the screen of Samsung Kies.

Step 5. Press on Firmware Upgrade button to proceed. Or you can do this manually From the Tools > Firmware Upgrade. If the Firmware is available for your device then you will see the Firmware Update notification on your screen.

Step 6. Now Tick I have read all of the above information and start the Update process.

Step 7. Now this will take some time to update your device and don’t disconnect you device at this moment.

Step 8. Once the installation is finished on your device it will reboot automatically.

Now Firmware upgrade is complete. (Check device firmware – Go to Settings -> About Device –> Android & Baseband version)

Download Samsung KIES here

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