How To Install WanamLite ROM for Samsung Galaxy S4
The fourth member in Galaxy S line, the S 4 seems a best improvement because of high-end specs and features and we must say that the flagship Galaxy S4 is for from a bad smartphone of this year, everything Galaxy S4 enjoy prove that this is best choice that you can come up now. Development community is rolling out GS4 to various forums where we can get hacks, tweaks, and custom ROMs to improve the usability of phone a bit more.
A recognized XDA developer wanam has cooked WanamLite ROM for Samsung Galaxy S4 that generates a healthy dinner of tweaks, very interesting tweaks from WanamLite’s package are App2SD, call recording and automatic SMS encoding.
Galaxy S4 WanamLite ROM is based on latest FWs and rooted with Busybox app and SuperSU, it gives you an unlimited SMS recipient list, lengthy APN list, improved reboot menu, KIES support, and much more, the developer has removed many unwanted apps such as scrolling cache, NFC payment and many bloatware to bump up free storage space.
Read on how to install WanamLite ROM for Galaxy S4. Make sure a custom recovery is installed on your phone, you can install ClockworkMod recovery on GS4 I9500 here and I9505 here or install TWRP recovery on GS4 I9500 here and GS4 I9505 here.
Please 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 #2: Transfer the downloaded zip file to internal SD card of device.
Step #3: Turn the device off.
Step #4: Reboot the device into recovery mode by holding down volume up, home and power buttons.
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, if you’re on TWRP recovery, click on “backup” and slide the blue button to confirm the action.
Step #6: Don’t wipe anything and the ROM-installation will do it automatically.
Step #7: Select “Install Zip from SD Card” then “Choose Zip from SD Card” or select “install” for TWRP and locate the downloaded file that you’ve transferred in above step and confirm installation.
Step #8: Once the installation is completed, select “Go Back” after that select “Reboot System Now” to reboot your Galaxy S4.
That’s it, it was a great job, now the WanamLite ROM is installed on your Samsung Galaxy S4. If you encounter any error, leave a comment.