How to Update Samsung Galaxy Ace 5830i with Jelly Blast 4.1.1 ROM

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Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean ROM for Samsung Galaxy Ace GT-S5830i is now available from Android Developers. The Jelly Bean ROM for Galaxy Ace 5830i from is named as Jelly Blast (jellyblast). You can upgrade your phone to Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean Operating System by installing this custom ROM. After installing the rom you can find your phone has upgraded to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean version in About phone option under settings menu.

The Samsung Galaxy Ace S5830i is normally comes with Android 2.3 Gingerbread as an Operating System. There is no official Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich upgrade from Samsung mobile Support. Because the phone’s hardware configuration is not supported for the upgrade. The Phone is comes with 832 MHz processor, 5 Mega pixel camera, 3.5 inch capacitive touch Screen. Galaxy Ace s5830i is capable to run Jelly Blast custom ROM Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean on your phone.

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  • We are not responsible for any damages that may happened due to using this ROM. If any problem happens that related to installing, we will help you to solve it.
  • Use this guide at your own risk. We shall not have any liability or responsibility for whatever happens to you and your device by using the instructions in this guide.
  • The instructions provided in this tutorial for educational purpose only. There is no guarantee that these steps will work for your device.
  • The steps given in this tutorial is only to use with Samsung Galaxy Ace and the model number S5830i. Applying this guide to any other device or any other model may produce many problems.
  • Read and Understand the whole tutorial first, before going to perform the steps.

Pre Requirements:

  • SMS – How to Backup Messages
  • Contacts – Sync with Gmail App
  • Videos, Images, Songs and Other Files – Copy to internal / External SD card or System
  • APN Settings – Take Manual Note from “Settings > Wireless & Networks > Mobile Networks > Access Point Names
  • Then maintain minimum 60% charge in your phone’s battery. This will help you to don’t get switched of your phone.
  • And disable any antivirus and firewalls too.

How to install Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean Jelly Blast ROM on Samsung Galaxy Ace S5830i:

  • Download the ROM – 133.04 MB – Here
  • Transfer the downloaded file to your SD card by USB cable.
  • Switch off your phone and reboot into recovery mode.
  • To open recovery mode, press HOME + POWER + VOLUME UP button together.
  • Then you will move on to custom Recovery.
  • Then select the option, “Install zip from SD card”
  • After that select “Choose zip from SD card”
  • Now choose the downloaded file.
  • And confirm the selection in next page.
  • Wait for the process finish.
  • In few minutes your phone will says completed message in recovery screen.
  • Then select “reboot system now” option to reboot your phone.
  • Note: First boot takes some long time. It will install the updates on first time.

You can get all the news and guides about Samsung Galaxy Ace S5830i – here

Do share in comment section in case you face any errors or met any problems in firmware update process. In future, we will update installing Custom ROM’s on your Samsung Galaxy Ace S5830i. So, stay updated. Now you have successfully learned how to install jelly blast android 4.1 Jelly Bean custom ROM on Samsung Galaxy Ace 5830i.


  1. Hi, I have successfully followed all the steps. How long is the first boot supposed to be?
    It is stuck for an hour in the boot screen now.

  2. If you are stuck at boot you need to flash your phone with odin then you need to go to recovery mod and then install zip from sd card and chose ClockWorkMod and then you go to wipe data/factory reset after that is finished go to advanced and go to wipe dalvik cache and then you install this rom!!!!!!!!!

  3. I downloaded the soundabout app. It allows you to create a widget that enables you to turn headphones on and off. Not ideal, but the best solution I got.

    • nating hppnd. . it will take tym to trn on ur phn. do 1thn remove the battery and go to recovery mode and clear wipe data and caches then reboot your phone

      • dear rehan khan..
        please help me out… i rooted my galaxy gt s 5830i.. but my application are still installed on my internal memory not in sd can in installed my apps on sd card… please help..

      • hi frnd i lost my imei number and headphones are not working tooo.
        frnd do you know how to solved the problem?
        plz help me………………

  4. for all who stuck in this process use this-after restating your phone

    holdvol up+power+home then recovery mode will open then clear patisian and then wipe data and restore after doing this my phone will start succcesfully and i got android 4.1

  5. please do not install this beacause they are only three files.for fully secure update you need five files.this the reason headphones are not working and you lost your imei number

  6. This tutorial is great, but the link to download the zip file is broken. When I click it, the MediaFire page says the file has been deleted… Please fix this so I can install the Jelly Blast ROM on my phone!

  7. I installed the JellyBean OS on my S5830i. Phone is workig properly except bugs like headphones atc… Is it possible to return back Gingerbread OS. If yes how… I have backup my gingerbread system.

  8. my sim functions are not wrking..cant call or comes as “emergency calls only” even if the sim is there any solution for that??

  9. Hey. Great work. Mine worked great. Just the usual stuff but that aboutsound app. Works only other thing is when you receive calls it goes through the music speaker. But still it very nice

  10. after installation and re installation as advised on my Galaxy ace S5830i, I am no able to make or receive calls, no sim card is accepted by any network, although on automatic selection of network operator, message comes that sim is registered and my internet plan is working. Please somebody suggest the solution.

  11. Hello, Ninja Romeo,
    While doing the above steps my phone was stuck in the booting mode for three hours.. i got panicked and removed the battery… after putting the battery and switching it on the phone went to the jelly blast version . So, for all those who are stuck in the booting you can also try this…

  12. I have followed all the steps correctly. Installed the ROM, but after restart boot screen keeps on repeating.. what do i do now? It has been so long. Did i soft brick my phone? Please help..

    • Can you check the IMEI number. If it is missing install modulos201211201515-modules.zi… package via recovery mode and fix this

  13. Plz help me my mobile is lock.message in my mobile is to unlock,sign in with your Google account. but I forget the username & password.

  14. after install jelly blast in my

    Samsung Galaxy Ace S5830
    i found there no chines language under the language setting.
    Is there to install back ?
    Thanks in advance

  15. i cant proceed when my rom manager cant do flash recovery… is says that i has an unsupported model… please help me urgently

    • I’m having same problem but everything else seems to be working fine after installing different kernels and shit just google play services needs sorting now

  16. I made the above upgrade to jellyblast and found the device working highly satisfactory minus the device did not detect the mobile service provider at all, even though the sim was in its place all the time. Thank god. I already backed up my device using clockwork recovery mode and hence was able to revert my system back to gingerbread. Is there any similar case reported before? and what is the solution?


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