How To Install VikingWay Snowstorm ROM For Galaxy S3 I9300
Looking for a custom ROM having less bloatware and faster performance? Well! You’re on the right place, here’s VikingWay Snowstorm custom ROM for Galaxy S3 I9300 developed by a senior XDA developer schoolsux that has no unwanted apps, bloatware and of course that make it faster and you’ll enjoy a smooth performance on your Galaxy S3. Unwanted apps and bloatware take your valuable storage space and the VikingWay Snowstorm ROM allows you to get rid of it.
The VikingWay Snowstorm is fast and light custom ROM and it’s based on Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean, worry not about light weight because it’s functional too. If you want a clean feeling, give it a try and get a super fast experience.
Read on how to install VikingWay Snowstorm custom ROM for Galaxy S3. Make sure the ClockworkMod recovery is installed on your tablet, check this guide to install recovery and make a backup of your device data such as SMS, internet setting, contacts music files etc because the below procedure may wipe data, you can sync your contacts with Gmail account and for messages use SMS apps, lastly use the carbon Android app to backup apps and data.
DISCLAIMER: Please proceed the below guide at your own risk, Android Egis will not be held responsible if your device lost data or gets damaged following this guide.
Step #1: Download the latest version of VikingWay Snowstorm custom ROM for Galaxy S3 from here [XDA Link].
Step #2: Transfer both zip files to the internal storage of your tablet.
Step #3: Turn the device off.
Step #4: Reboot into the recovery mode by holding down volume up, home and power button, (Note: In recovery mode use volume keys to navigate and power button to select).
Step #5: In recovery mode, create a nandroid backup of your current ROM, it’s important because if anything not work out that you expect from this ROM, you’ll be able to easily revert back to your current state. To create backup select “Backup and Restore”, and then select “Backup” again.
Step #6: Perform full wipe, first select the wipe data/factory reset, and confirm on the next screen then select wipe cache and confirm on the next screen. In the end, select advance, then select wipe dalvik and confirm action.
Step #7: Return to main menu by selecting “Go Back”.
Step #8: Select “Install Zip from SD Card” then “Choose Zip from SD Card” and locate the downloaded ROM zip file that you’ve transferred in above step and confirm installation. If you’ve downloaded any update, install it in same manner.
Step #9: Once the installation is completed, select “Go Back” after that select “Reboot System Now” to reboot phone.
That’s you’re done. If you experience any error during flashing, do comment. You can visit the original thread of XDA link is give in first step.