27.11.2012   RIFF JTAG – Samsung SCH-i559 Galaxy Mini / Galaxy Pop Unbrick – Dead boot repair supported

Repairing bricked Samsung I559 is easy with the RIFF Box. To power the phone connect USB cable and insert battery. Sometimes it’s needed to press Power On key.

To resurrect Samsung I559:

  •  Solder JTAG cable to Samsung I559 JTAG pads;
  •  Connect USB cable to phone and PC;
  •  Insert battery;
  •  Make sure Samsung I559 is selected in the list of models;
  •  Click Resurrect button;
  •  Wait till software signals a successful operation completion;
  •  Disconnect USB cable, de-solder JTAG wires;

Now phone is in bootable condition, that is, even if it does not start up normally, you can flash it using original Samsung downloader software to restore it to the working state.