Android 4.4.2 Kitkat in Samsung Galaxy Y Duos (GT-S6102) !!!

What is GT-S6102 ?

A very old pathetic mobile of mine, with the following configuration...

  • 3.15 MP Primary Camera
  • Dual Standby SIM (GSM + GSM)
  • 832 MHz Processor
  • Android v 2.3 (Gingerbread) OS
  • 160 MB ROM
  • 290 MB RAM
  • 2 GB External Card (Expandable Storage Capacity of 32 GB)

What is Kitkat ?

The latest Operating System for Android devices from Google. Google Nexus, Samsung Galaxy S4, LG optimus and other over priced mobiles uses this android operating system for their mobiles.

What brings me here?

My mobile falls down in water.. Oh.. then I removed battery.. I put it in sun for 2 hours :P
Then I took it to service center, they charged 1000 bucks (5000 Rs. is current price of the new mobile in India). After their service, it was keep on restarting.. since my warranty was expired I was hopeless..

By accidentally I came to know something called rooting android device.

What is Rooting?

Rooting is the process of clearing all the information which was present in mobile like raw formatting your computer. 

What is the use of rooting?

Rooting allows you to customize your android device according to your own purpose.

What is custom ROM, kernel ??

ROM is read only memory of your android device. Custom ROM is the customized ROM for the Operating system you gonna install on your device.

What is kernel?

Kernel is the core part of any operating system. It does the same process of Computer's Operating system's kernel.

How to do rooting?

It is so simple. Just download the file from the internet for your mobile / tablet as per your device model. 

Once it is done. Just shut down your mobile device.

Press Home button, Power button and volume up button continuously.. till some thing weird menu pops up :P Once it come, select install from sd card option. Now select the 

Use volume up/down to scroll up/down and home button to select..

Once you clicked that's it.. you mobile restart and its done.. you are done with it.

For Kitkat Operating System, you need to download that particular package (

Warning: Don't try this on warranty available device. Rooting on phone will void your warranty. If you are doing properly, your mobile turn as brick also..

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