Samsung Kies and Kies Air now for Custom Android Samsung Smartphones

As we know that Samsung Kies and Kies Air are the software's that are provided to users to effectively manage their phones and create its backups to later retrieve when you accidentally lost your data. Its an utility which lets you view and manage your contacts, call logs, messages, songs, videos etc and lets you also create a back of them on your PC. Kies is a great software developed by Samsung to effectively provide latest android based Samsung smartphones a gateway to update their stock firmware and to use all the new features and facilities provided by Samsung.

Now this one of the most popular method of managing your smartphone on PC as most of the people trust this as a great brand that is Samsung. But the drawback is that it doesn't comes for the custom based android roms that means it only works with stock firmware of the Samsung nothing is in it for the Custom rom users. Likewise these days custom roms are coming in plenty in the market and that to with exceptional mind boggling features and extreme usages. It has break-en the shackles of the limited usage of handset by stock firmware.

So the need is felt to by the developers to tweak it to make available it to the Samsung custom rom users.
So the new Samsung Kies and Kies Air is now available for custom android users, this new release has a support to perform the activities on Kies and Kies Air with your custom rom as you do on the normal Kies and Kies Air with your stock rom.

Connect Samsung Kies to cyanogenmod with Kies Air
So, you now don't have to worry about any data loss or whatever, so now you can go play with your device either by installing a new custom firmware or by changing one firmware to the other without any tension of losing your precious data. It can now be backed on your PC with this version of Kies and Kies Air.

This smartphone management software also provide for the wireless synchronization of data over the air(WiFi), so that you can now backup your data with version 2 or above. This feature to connect your Samsung high end devices wirelessly over a WiFi connection and only Samsung Galaxy S II I9001 handset is included in the list of supported devices.

The developers ensured that there must be way to make it work for the other devices like for custom roms we are talking about, so here is the modded version of Kies and Kies Air so that now the users who are running custom roms like Cyanogen mod etc can connect their devices to this Kies and enjoy the features of this software

Once your Samsung device and your PC are connected to the same WiFi network, you can manage contents of your phone simply by browsing to a url provided by Kies Air application

Here are some of the feature of this software following it will be the steps of installation of this software

  • Connect PC and Samsung device wirelessly.
  • View and sync contacts with Outlook, Google or Yahoo.
  • Transfer any file between PC and the device.
  • Browse through your music, videos and pictures.
  • Manage ringtones and bookmarks.
  • Read your messages.
  • View your call log.
  • Create playlists and much more.

  • Samsung Kies v2 and above : It is recommended that you have latest Samsung Kies on your PC. Please, note that Kies version older than 2 are not supported by Kies Air and thus you won't be able to connect wirelessly with your PC.
  • Kies Air : Kies Air is an application to be installed on your Samsung handset to initiate a connection with your PC, so as to manage it wirelessly.
  • Wireless Connection : You need to have a WiFi network to which both devices are connected for Kies Air to work properly.

Kies Air Link

Name : Kies Air.apk
Size : 6.04 MB
Play Store :
Download : Link 1

Kies PC Software Link

Name : Samsung Kies Version
Size : 90 MB (approx.)
Windows Download : Kies_2.3.2.12054_20_1.exe
Mac Download : KiesMac_1.3.0.12062_4_1.dmg

Installation Steps
  1. Upgrade to or install latest version of Samsung Kies on your PC.
  2. Install Kies Air on your Android powered Samsung smartphone.
  3. Note : Before you proceed make sure that the computer and mobile device are connected to the same WiFi network.  
  4. Make sure you've followed all instructions given at WI-Fi Connection Setup Guide within Kies PC app.
  5. Go to the App Drawer on your Phone.
  6. Locate and open Kies Air application.
  7. Click on Start button [Note :- You might need to scroll down a bit before the Start button gets on the view.]
  8. Kies Air will provide you a url. Now, open any browser on your PC and type the URL shown in Kies Air.
  9. On your mobile device, click on allow, to allow the computer to manage your phone You are all set to manage your phone from your computer. 

Thats it folks now enjoy the Kies Air on your Device and do share some tips and tricks you did on this kies modded software , I also started using it now so cant tell you much i did but will certainly create a post in near future letting you to know how managed to get my hands dirty on it, Till then my Cioa readers.

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