1. alaneddy's Avatar
    Im new to these areas, so I hope this is allowed, if not, please be gentle

    Samsung Continuum SCH-I400 Gingerbread EG04 ROM.

    Hardware Version: I400.0.6
    Firmware Version: 2.3.3
    Baseband Version: S:i400.0.6V.EG04
    Kernel Version:
    Build Number: SCH-I400.EG04


    I was told this was a release for the continuum that "never made it" out of development. I have been running this for about a week now, and must say, it is a little nicer than froyo. I have noticed a slight decrease in battery life, but only by 15-20 mins out of a 12 hr. day. Flashes fine with Odin.

    File Name: GB_233_EG04.ZIP

    Files in ZIP: garnett_3.0.pit -- 1.57k
    SCH-I400-EG04-GINGER-REL.tar.md5 -- 341mb


    link -- http://www.alaneddy.darktech.org/GB_233_EG04.ZIP


    06-01-2013 06:17 PM
  2. gone down south's Avatar
    Could you give step by step instructions for us newbies?

    Sent from my Nexus 4 using Android Central Forums
    06-01-2013 11:40 PM
  3. alaneddy's Avatar
    How to install EG04 Gingerbread ROM onto your Samsung Continuum SCH-I400

    1 - Download and install USB Drivers from Samsung's website.

    2 - Download and install Odin Flashing Program.

    3 - Reboot phone into DOWNLOAD mode. Accomplished by holding VOL-MINUS & POWER at the same time. When you see the SAMSUNG logo appear, turn loose of all the buttons. You should be in DOWNLOAD mode now.

    4 - Start Odin.

    5 - Connect phone to computer via USB cable.

    6 - Odin should now show a "Device" on a COM port.

    7 - Choose PIT file using the PIT button.

    8 - Choose ROM file using PDA button.

    9 - The REPARTITION box is checked - AUTO REBOOT box is checked - F. RESET TIME box is checked.

    10 - Choose START button to begin flash.


    12 - When ROM is completed the COM port will turn green with a SUCCESS message, then phone will reboot by itself.

    13 - First reboot can take a few minutes while everything is written to caches. HAVE PATIENCE

    14 - Enjoy some GB!

    PS: I take no credit for this ROM. I got lucky and found it in a few pieces, and just joined the 2 files together, then packaged it with the PIT file. I wish I knew who actually found this, I would personally like to thank them for it.
    06-02-2013 12:04 AM
  4. alaneddy's Avatar
    Server was temporarily down. All downloads working again.
    06-15-2013 03:12 PM
  5. catawalks's Avatar
    Does this include root already in it or do we need to root post install?
    07-01-2013 11:08 PM
  6. gone down south's Avatar
    Link is dead?
    08-15-2013 01:27 PM
  7. alaneddy's Avatar
    Link is still good. I tested it to make sure.
    09-01-2013 05:03 PM
  8. wdanforth's Avatar
    Thanks. This worked perfectly. Took an old Verizon phone and switched it over to Straight Talk then upgraded to 2.3.3

    Now if I could find a way to remove all the Verizon bloatware, I would be all set.
    09-09-2013 03:09 AM
  9. alaneddy's Avatar
    Get Titanium Backup. Be sure to get the key for it too. With it you can remove ANY bloatware you wish.
    09-24-2013 05:32 PM
  10. maddragon1's Avatar
    remove battery before booting into download
    09-24-2013 11:02 PM
  11. Steven Thom's Avatar
    Thank you... it worked for me. I wanted my wife's old SCH-1400 to work as a wifi streaming audio device but iHeart Radio wasn't available. Now it works great and all is well. I now have a GB audio player!
    10-09-2013 08:31 AM
  12. UltraSaucy's Avatar
    Do you need to be rooted to do this ?
    11-03-2013 06:49 AM
  13. abed wahib's Avatar
    02-25-2014 03:43 PM
  14. ibrahimalashary's Avatar
    08-28-2014 02:43 PM
  15. Rhen Antukin II's Avatar
    05-03-2015 02:16 PM
  16. jhyry's Avatar
    Hi.... I know this is an old thread, but I just pulled out my Continuum and reconnected/activated it on one of my lines, and was wondering if this ever got Gingerbread.... it's good to see that it did, even if it was just a dev image!!! This is basically my favorite device across years of various other older and newer devices. Unfortunately, it appears your link is dead. I'd really like to update so I can run some more modern apps that have a min OS version of 2.3. Does anyone know where I can still get these files?
    03-27-2016 07:24 AM

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