Question about Samsung Wave S8500 Smartphone
Step I: Download the latest version of Samsung Kies from official site of Samsung Kies. The latest version of Kies is: Kies_188.8.131.5244.
You can download it from here: Samsung Kies Download Link
Step II: Open Samsung Kies and connect your Samsung Wave with PC (Wait for driver installation, if you have attached your phone for the first time with your pc)
As soon as Kies will detect your phone it will offer a prompt of new firmware update available, see the screenshot below
Firmware upgrade prompt
Click on UPDATE button
Step III: Now you will face a window of 'Agree to the Terms and Conditions." You can choose the option of save and don't save the information. This option is that, Samsung will store your information of IP and hardware specifications on their servers for 2 years. It is totally dependent on you, which you want to choose.
We would like to recommended you to choose "Allow saving"
Upgrade Terms & Conditions
Hit START UPGRADE button
Step IV: It is strongly recommended not to disconnect your phone from PC until the upgrading process is complete. So take care of it.
Within few minutes (depends upon the speed of your internet connection). Upgrading process will move on and will complete successfully.
Upgrade in Progress
Note: Don't use any options on your phone, while the upgrading process is taking place, your phone will be restarted. DON'T PANIC!
Your phone will come to working state automatically and your Samsung Wave is successfully upgraded to Bada 1.2
Posted on Jun 03, 2011
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Seems it's a bug from Wave but alternatively you can try to change your DNS.
1. Temporarily urn off Wi-Fi on your phone
2. Go to Settings --> Connectivity --> Wi-Fi and tap on your WLAN's name.
3. Tap IP Address Type box
4. Set DNS 184.108.40.206 (google's public DNS)
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