Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 is a new device and if you are searching for a good ROM then there are just few ROM available. We have also got leads about the Jelly Bean based Custom ROM for Galaxy Note 10.1 that we will be reviewing very soon. We are here with another ROM named Dr. Akrim. This ROM features and fully working Arabic keyboard and some tweaks that enhance the system performance and battery backup. This is from a new developers but does not has bugs, ROM is based on the N8000 DDALH1 Android 4.0.4 firmware. Dev has added custom Boot animation, CRT off, Extended power menu, DSP manager and some apps. He has also zipaligned and deodexed the base ROM to make it faster. There are some tweaks that is not detailed yet.
- Before you begin, you need to backup the apps, data and settings on your Galaxy Note just to ensure that the files will be safe after updating the device with DR.AKRIM ROM. The updating process is going to wipe every files or data from the device memory. The files /data which will wipe and you need to store are as SMS, MMS, Images, Audios, Videos, Call Logs, Contacts, Bookmarks, Wi-Fi, APN settings and MMS settings etc. You need to backup them in your SD card or to your other storage space then they will be safe and will be available for restoring later.
- Note’s battery must be charged to minimum 60% or even more just to make sure that your device battery won’t discharge in between the process and will not cause problem on restart.
- You need to disable the USB debugging option on your Galaxy Note 10.1 for that you need to follow the path ‘Settings > Applications > Development > USB debugging’ and tick the USB Debugging option box to enable it.
- You are also needed to disable the security suites such as antivirus and firewall on your Computer and Galaxy Note just to avoid the interruptions.
DR_AKRIM ROM (N8000 DR.AKRIM_ROM N8000DDALH1_v0.3.zip | 879.34 MB)
How to Update latest DR. AKRIM Rom on your Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1:
Step 1. Assuming that you have downloaded the ROM zip file from the link above and also followed the instruction mentioned under pre-requisite. Then you need to connect your device with the Computer and place the downloaded zip file to the root of the SD card.
Step 2. Then you need to switch into Clockworkmod recovery for which you need to turn off your Galaxy Note 10.1. Then press and hold the Volume Down + Power button simultaneously for few seconds until it reach the recovery.
Step 3. In the recovery, select ‘wipe data/factory reset’ and ‘wipe cache’ to wipe all your cache files.
Step 4. Then you need to select ‘install zip from SD card’ and once again select ‘choose zip from sdcard’ to browse in SD card and select the ROM zip file from there. Confirm the installation of ROM by saying ‘Yes – Install_____.zip’ on the next screen.
Step 5. After the completion of the flashing process, you need to select ‘+++Go Back+++’ option to return in main menu and then select ‘reboot system now’ to restart your Galaxy Note 10.1.