How To Update Samsung Galaxy Ace S5830 to Android 4.1.2 Jellybean

How To Update Samsung Galaxy Ace S5830 to Android 4.1.2 Jellybean [Ultimate Guide]


Samsung Galaxy Ace GT-S5830 won’t going to see official Android 4.1 Jelly Bean ever due to its hardware spec but that not going to stop developer to push Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean on Galaxy Ace S5830.


To update Samsung Galaxy Ace GT-S5830 to Android 4.1.2 Jellybean, follow our guide below.

 Disclaimer: The procedure given in this tutorial is considered as risky and may cause damage to your phone. It is recommended that you should not follow it unless you are familiar with these things. Follow this guide completely at your own risk.

I. Before You Begin:

1. The following procedure works for Samsung Galaxy Ace GT-S5830 smartphones.

2. Make sure your device have at least 80% battery power.

3. You must have ClockworkMod Recovery installed on your device.

4. Make sure USB Debugging is enabled

II. Downloading Required Files:

1. Jelly Bean 4.1.2 ROM For Samsung Galaxy Ace S583 [Filename:]

2. Google Apps [Filename:]

III. Install Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean ROM on Samsung Galaxy Ace S5830:

1. Connect your phone to PC using USB cable.

2. Copy downloaded files to the SD card of your phone.

3. Disconnect USB

4. Turn off your phone

5. Boot into recovery by pressing and holding Volume Down, Home and Power buttons

6. Wipe the Data and Dalvic Cache or you might brick your device afterwards

7. Select install zip from sdcard, then select choose zip from sdcard. (Now, locate the and select it by pressing Power button.

8. Once the ROM installation process end, repeat the step 7 but choose instead of ROM zip to install the Google apps package.

9. When installation is completed, go back to the main recovery menu and select reboot system now to reboot the smartphone and boot up into customized Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean

Congrats! Well known and super customize Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean firmware based custom ROM now installed and running on your Samsung Galaxy Ace S5830.


  1. m use a custom rom it is installed full but mobile is not stating and reset menu is also not open so tell me what to do pls

  2. I installed using above procedure successfully. But, now Google Play is showing service error & Google play Services always shows force close.

    What should I do?
    Where can I get unroot file for ..???

  3. Its not workin means installation aborted within a minute,.
    Is it possible get back my original os gingerbread???
    pl help me

  4. I was doing III 7 step and now on the screen is just “Downloading…”. Is everything ok? How long this word should be on the screen?

  5. @ Rafael, Go to setting then go to paranoid settings then choose Interface. In there at the top it probably says tablet mode ( My phone did ) change that to phone mode and use the save button on the top right.
    After you have saved the setting your phone wants to reboot do that and that should fix your issue.

  6. One more thing.

    After upgrade, Samsung Kies was not able to connect the phone. So I couldn’t import my contact list, previously saved.

    Any suggestions?

  7. Nice tutorial. Worked fine for me.

    But I have just one problem. Android thinks that it’s running on a tablet. Some aplications works in a different mode with very small fonts. (General Config and GMail for example).

    I made some changes on Paranoid Settings and forced some apps to change his size, but in GMail case, it still opens in 2 columns mode.

    Any suggestions?

  8. Ihave problem
    when I select Apply it show me this :
    –Installation from sdcard…
    Finding update package…
    Opening update package…
    E:Can’t open /sdcard/
    Installation aborted.
    plz can you give the soultion of this problem

  9. Hi.. Thanks for the upgrade.. It was working fine. But I want to get back to the previous version i.e., 2.3.4 and get an official 2.3.6 upgrade to get my warranty back. So, How can I unroot now.?? Please help me.. :)

  10. Hi,
    I would like to ask, how can i find play store in this ROM.
    Is this ROM doesn’t provide play store with it?


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