Samsung Galaxy Ace users must be searching for Jelly Bean Custom ROM for their device. This device was void of any Official ICS update and will not be getting Jelly Bean Officially as well. Maclaw Studio developer group has already revealed their plans of porting CyanogenMod 10 Jelly bean to Galaxy Ace. Maclaw was first developer who successfully ported CM9 ICS without much bugs to Galaxy Ace and everything seems to working fine on CM9. Paranoid custom ROM developers are well known xda dev forum groups who have created ROM for SGS3, SGS2, SG Note. They have already created a stable ROM for Galaxy Ace but this time they have launched the same ROM with Jelly Bean UI.
You will get all the Jelly Bean looks and features like launcher, wallpaper, ringtones, sounds. This is themed version of stable CM9 Android ICS 4.0.4 build with themed User interface, launcher and lockscreen. You can also install Jelly Bean apps on Galaxy Ace[Follow this tutorial]. We are providing here a brief tutorial to download and flash Paranoid Jelly Bean themed CM9 ICS ROM on Samsung Galaxy Ace.
You must have a rooted Samsung Galaxy Ace plus with ClockWorkMod recovery installed. You can go ahead and flash the ROM.
Warning/Alert: Rooting and installing custom ROMs voids your Galaxy Ace warranty. Please ensure that you proceed at your own risk. We or the developer would not be responsible for any issues caused by using the custom ROM.
1. Backup all essential data.
2. Enable USB debugging. Go to settings>>Developer options and enable USB debug checkbox.
3. Charge your device to atleast 60% battery level.
How to Install Jelly Bean Paranoid CM9 custom ROM on Samsung Galaxy Ace:
Step 1: Download both the zip files and transfer it to root of your device’s SD card storage. You just need to connect your phone as USB storage to PC and Copy paste the files.
Step 2: Now, shut down the device and boot into recovery. Press the Home button+ Volume up + power button together for 5 seconds until CWM recovery appears.
Step 3: Select “Wipe cache/Factory reset” by highlighting the option using Volume rocker keys and selecting by power button.
Step 4: once the cache is cleared, select “Go Back” and then “Install zip from SD card”>>”Choose zip from SD card”. select the ROM file. and confirm to install, it will take few minutes.
Step 5: Once done follow the same procedure to install the Google apps file.
Step 6: When you have successfully installed both zip files, select “Go Back” and then “Reboot system now”.
Congrats you have installed the Jelly Bean themed custom ROM on Galaxy Ace. For getting latest updates and tutorial about your device connect with us on Facebook, Twitter or subscribe