Install CM10.1 nightly build on Samsung Galaxy S 2 I9100 based on Android 4.2.2. Android 4.2.2 comes with minor stability enhancements and bug fixes with no new features. However, in this article we will be going through the guide to install CyanogenMod10.1 Android 4.2.2 on Galaxy S2 I9100.
CM10.1 is a Custom ROM based on ASOP and is still in development stage, hence there may be bugs and issues.
The guide is only for Galaxy S 2 I9100 and cannot be tried on any other device. You can find model of your device by going to Settings >> About Phone.
We cannot be held liable for any loss or damage done to your device while following the guide.
Install CM10.1 Android 4.2.2 on Galaxy S 2 I9100
Take a complete backup of data,apps and settings as the procedure may wipe your data.
Make sure that the battery of device has a minimum charge of 60%.
Enable “USB debugging” on your device by going to Settings >> Developer options >> Enable USB debugging.
ClockworkMod recovery should be installed. We will be coming up with the tutorial to install ClockworkMod recovery on Galaxy S 2 I9100 soon.
Also Read: Install ClockworkMod Recovery on Galaxy S 2 I9100
Download CM10.1 Android 4.2.2 for Galaxy S 2 I9100 and Google Apps Package.
Copy both the zip files to SD-Card of your device without extracting.
Switch off device and boot into recovery. Hold power button and volume down button and enter recovery.
Perform a Nandrop backup of your existing ROM. Select “Backup and Restore” and then select “Backup again”.
Select “wipe data/factory reset” and wait till the data gets wiped.
Select “install zip from sdcard” and then select “choose zip from sdcard”. Navigate to the CyanogenMod 10.1 ROM file which you have downloaded and confirm to “install”. Wait for few minutes till installation gets complete.
Repeat the procedure to install Google apps by selecting “choose zip from sdcard” and then select “Gapps.zip” and install.
Select “reboot system now”.
CyanogenMod 10.1 Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean is installed on Galaxy S 2 I9100.