How to Upgrade Stock Firmware ROM Using Samsung Kies

Today, I will explain things about Samsung Kies and What is its use? In this guide you will also learn on "How to install or Upgrade Stock Firmware ROM using Samsung Kies" software application. First of all, you need to download both Samsung Kies software and Samsung USB drivers on your PC. So once you have installed you can start using Samsung Kies by connecting your Samsung smartphone to computer via USB cable. To brief more, Let us first explain "What is Samsung Kies?


What is Samsung Kies?
Samsung Kies is a free-ware software application used to communicate between Windows or Macintosh operating systems, and more recently manufactured Samsung android mobile phone and tablet computer devices, usually using a USB connection.
The Kies is an official software from Samsung which help you to upgrade your smartphone android version to latest updated stock firmware rom if available using Kies application. This application will also helps you to sync and backup your contacts and device data. It has a friendly option which enables you to transferring any data between your PC and your phone storage.

Connecting Your Device to PC?
  1. Use the USB Cable that came with your phone to connect the phone to a USB port on your computer.
  2. Open the Notifications panel and tap the USB connection icon .
  3. Tap the connection mode you want to use to connect to the PC.

How do I connect my PC to my Samsung mobile device using Kies?
  1. CONNECT TO KIES. Connect your device to Kies using the USB data cable or Kies via Wi-Fi. Follow these simple steps. ...
  2. CONNECT VIA USB CABLE. Most Samsung smartphones and tablets can connect to Kies using the data cable that came with the device. ...
  3. KIES VIA WI-FI. Certain Samsung devices support the Kies via Wi-Fi feature.

How do I use SideSync on Samsung?
  1. Go to Settings. It is in the top right corner once you are in the SideSync program on your Samsung PC.
  2. Select the features you want to use anytime you pair your Samsung Laptop and mobile device. You can use your PC mouse to choose whatever app you want.

Important Note: That Samsung Kies does not automatically backup your data (contacts, calendar, photos and other files). Please backup all of your data manually before proceeding with the update below, or your data will be lost. So follow this guide on


Steps to Download and Install Stock Firmware Using Samsung Kies Software:
  1. Download and install Samsung Kies software on your PC.
  2. Now also make sure you download and install the USB Driver (recommended) on your PC.
  3. Open and Run the Samsung Kies software.
  4. Now connect your samsung device to computer via USB Cable.
  5. Once connected, your device name/model will appear on the left side of the screen.
  6. Click on the name/model of your device (for example: SM-M205G).
  7. Now click the import/export tag and make sure to export all your contacts to your PC.
  8. After exporting all data, you will see a pop up with notification to upgrade your phone if any new version available.
  9. Click on Update if any update pop up comes.
  10. Make sure to read the on-screen instructions. Check the agreement box and click on Start upgrade.
  11. The software update will begin. The entire process can take up to one hours and you will not be able to use your device. Do not disconnect your device until the update is complete. 

That’s it. Now you have successfully finished updated to latest Android version on Samsung device.
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