Samsung Galaxy Y has been over 4 years since the first time it was released. It has decent specs but it may require upgrade with custom ROM Firmware. You can flash Marshmallow Rom For Galaxy Y to your device to get performance increase and fresh look. Here are steps to help you to upgrade your Samsung Galaxy Y to Android Marshmallow 6.0 using the latest firmware.
Marshmallow Rom For Galaxy Y Important Note
It is completely safe to install this firmware on your device. But please understand that you flash this update at your own risk as any misconduct and problem during the update process may brick or damage your phone. You also need to know that the warranty of the hardware may void after installation. This Marshmallow Rom For Galaxy Y is only applicable for Samsung Galaxy Y and can only be performed on Samsung Galaxy Y with unlocked boot loader so do not try this update on any other model.
It is strongly recommended you make a complete backup of your current stock ROM with Nandroid Backup and Restore App if you want to revert back to the previous firmware. You can use computer to back up important messages and Contacts. The update may take a while so please fully charge the device battery. Also make sure you close all antivirus apps installed on your Device. You may need to install the Kies package on your computer for updating device. Make sure the USB Debugging is enabled on your device.
Installing Marshmallow Rom For Galaxy Y
To start update, you need to download the Firmware Package zip into your computer and then copy it into the SD card by connecting the phone to computer using USB data cable. Disconnect the data cable and then power off the device. Now enter recovery mode by holding Volume Up and Home button. In recovery mode, choose Erase data and factory reset and then choose erase Cache partition. Now choose Install zip from SDcard and then browse the zip file from internal SDcard. Load the zip file you’ve downloaded before and the press the Install/Start option to begin updating. Wait until the upgrade is complete. Now reboot your device. This is the first time your device reboot in new firmware so it is normal taking longer to finish. Once done, your device is now running Marshmallow Rom For Galaxy Y and it will perform more efficiently and faster than before.