Samsung Galaxy SII has got its big brother Galaxy S3 but yet it is the most happening Samsung Android device yet. It has got a huge customer base, this is why developers have a delight of developing apps and custom ROM built for Samsung Galaxy S2. SGS2 has got the Resurrection Remix v2.0 based on Android ICS 4.0.4 AOKP. This ROM is pretty stable and developed to level having very less bugs. This time they have added few more things inherited from SGS3. Check out the ROM and let us know your views.
Update: Resurrection Remix ROM has now been updated to Jelly Bean and now has Latest CyanogenMod 10 base with AROMA installer and new OTA update app. It is runing on latest Siyah kernel v4.1 and CM10 based Jelly Bean UI and launcher. ROM control apps has been also updated. You will get the latest Jelly Bean packed with the ROM. System UI, processor manager and RAM uses has been re-optimized for much better performance and stability. Resurrection ROM is stable now and working great for some of the users.
Features: Rebuild ROM, Android
AOKP 4.0.4 IceCream Sandwich Latest CyanogenMod 10 AOKP Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean codes, music fx and dsp manager, swipe fixed, Tablet mode tweaked and fixed, bug fixes, added apps and goodies, better UI, tweaked RAM and GPU rendering.
Disclaimer/Warning/Alert: We or the developer are not responsible for any damages happening to your SGS2 by following this procedure. You will need a rooted device with CWM recovery to install this ROM. Rooting voids warranty. This is custom ROM and not related to Samsung or Google in anyway.
- First you need to create the backup of file which are really important for you such as MMS (Multi Messaging Service) settings and APN (Access Point Names) settings, Call Logs, SMS, Contacts, Pictures, Music, Videos, Bookmarks, etc.
- It is necessary for you to charge your device battery to 70% in order to complete the process in successful manner.
- It will be better if you disable the firmware or anti-virus from your Computer and Galaxy S II. This is just to ensure that it won’t interruption the flashing process while running.
- The USB Debugging option must be enabled on your Galaxy S II, this can be possible by following the path ‘Settings > Applications > Development > USB debugging’ and mark the USB Debugging option to enable it.
How to Install Resurrection Remix ROM on Samsung Galaxy SII i9100:
Step 1. Copy Download ROM zip file to SGS2’s SD card. we would suggest a full device and settings backup. Also, Backup your ROM using CWM recovery.
Step 2. Boot into ClockWorkMod recovery. “Wipe cache/Factory reset”. [This wipes all data so Backup prior]. Now, select to “Wipe cache partition/dalvik cache” as well.
Step 3. Now, ”Install zip from SD card” and then “select zip from SD card”. Select the ROM zip file.
Step 4. After installing the ROM zip file, select “Reboot the system”. It will take few minutes for the first start.
Step 5. Now, if you wish you can install Tablet UI mod or different theme mode to enhance look and UI.
Let us know if you face any issues after installing the ROM. We are committed to help you. Also we will like to hear about Android apps you like and tutorial you will like to have.
Video Credits: ZedoMax
Update Resurrection Remix V2.4.1 with bug fixes and advanced features released.
Resurrection remix has been updated to version 2.4.1 with lots of issues fixed. Wi-Fi, Compass, graphic issues has been resolved. Added performance and battery tweaks. Better Wi-Fi coverage, faster browsing, Aroma installer pre included.
How to install Resurrection Remix update on Galaxy SII:
if you are running any older version of ROM then you can download the zip and flash it using the CWM recovery. If you face any issues just boot into recovery and do a clear cache/factory reset.
Latest Resurrection Remix Jelly Bean ROM video preview