If you are the Samsung Android Phone or tablet users then you are aware with the Samsung KIES Application. Kies is the the free application form the Samsung, which allows you take the backup of your android and also helps you to update the firmware of your Samsung Android devices. The Application is available for the Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8 and Mac OSX users. Today in this guide we are going to take a closer look at What is Samsung Kies and how to use the application to update your device with the latest version of Android.
The app is supported to all the Samsung android phone and all you need to install the Application on your PC or MAC. You can find the download link of SAMSUNG KIES at the end of this guide. Lets take a look how the app works.
How To Use Samsung KIES
Once the application is installed on your machine run the app and connect your Samsung device to the PC with the help of the USB cable. Once connected, the software should automatically recognize the device
Once the device is connected, click on the “Back up and Restore” tab located at the top right. From this page select the item which you can to backup. If you want to back up everything, make sure to select the “Select all items”
Now hit the backup button and all you file are saved. Now click on the “Basic Information” window and Look at the module that says “Firmware Information” and look if there is a new version available. If the new update is available for your device you will see the messages on the app screen.
If the update is available, then hit the Firmware Upgrade button to start the update process on your device, this will take some time. Once the update process is done you can restore all your back up data on your phone with KIES app/
If you are looking for other manual way to update the Samsung firmware on your device then read our guide here Restore Stock ROM on Samsung Android Devices