You will be glad to know that the Micromax A110 Canvas 2 can be updated to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean. The update will be officially rolled out to Micromax A110 Canvas 2 by Micromax according to some reliable sources. Though the specific date of the release of the update has not been confirmed but it will be available from the second week of March. You can now update your Canvas 2 to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean via custom ROM firmware. This is not an official release, but just a custom ROM which would require a custom recovery like ClockworkMod Recovery in order to install the ROM on your phone.
As you proceed with the article, we will guide you on how to update Micromax A110 Canvas 2 to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean with complete steps. Just ensure that you follow the pre-requisites section essentially as it will help you to backup your Android device.
Warning: Neither we nor the developer will hold any responsibility if you damage or brick your phone in the process of following this article. Therefore, please proceed at your own risk.
Measures to take before Updating your device:
Step 1: You should fully backup your Android device before Updating it. Backup all your SMS, Backup/Export Contacts, Backup APN settings. You can take help from our article on Tutorial for creating backup of Android device without root access.
Step 2: You should Backup all apps on your device, unrooted users can follow this method procedure to backup apps. If you have already rooted your device then use Titanium to Backup and restore apps and cache data.
Step 3: You should enable USB debugging on your device, to activate USB Debug go to “Settings>Developer options” and check the USB debug option box. Problem enabling USB Debugging you can follow article on How to enable USB debugging on Jelly Bean, Ice Cream Sandwich and Gingerbread.
Step 4: There should be 50% or more amount of battery juice on your device. To know how much charge your device is having you can use our tutorial on how to get battery percentage on Status bar.
Step 5: You should disable security apps and programs like Antivirus and Firewall on your Android device as they may interrupt the procedure.
Assuring that you have followed all the above mentioned steps, you can proceed further. If there is something which worries you, let us know we are always here for you.
How to Update Micromax A110 Canvas 2 to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean:
Step 1: Reboot your Galaxy Note N7000 so as to enter it in Recovery Mode. To do so, press and hold the Volume Up + Home + Power buttons together until the screen turns ON.
Step 2: Now, select “Wipe Data/Factory Reset”, “Wipe Cache” and “Wipe Dalvik Cache” to delete all the cache data’s present on your phone.
Step 3: From the main recovery menu, select “install zip from sdcard” then select “choose zip from sdcard” and then choose the ROM file you’ve placed on the SD Card.
Step 4: As soon as the ROM file has been flashed, repeat the same procedure to flash the “Google Apps Package” on your device.
Step 5: When the installation process has completed, select “+++++Go Back+++++” and then select “reboot system now” to reboot your phone.
Great! You have successfully updated your Micromax A110 Canvas 2 to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean. Do share with if you have any queries, we will try to resolve the same.