Install Android 4.0.4 AOKP Based “Infinitum” ROM on AT&T Infuse 4G
A few days a ROM named black Infinitum was released for the Samsung Galaxy S2, now a ROM with named Infinitum is available for AT&T Samsung Infuse 4G, the interface is similar to Galaxy S2 black Infinitum ROM. It based on AOKP Android 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich and it comes with awesome performance and customizable features, thanks to XDA developer mg2195.
The ROM has huge RAM patch, Windows Phone 7 Fonts, Stock theme with some visual mods and Modded Market that works even after changing DPI, it features better call volume than stock firmware. The ROM is still in beta stage and has some bugs like Bluetooth and TV Output are not working, Car dock audio also doesn’t work properly. The camera works partially, if it doesn’t work, you should try changing settings in Camera app to get it worked, however the ROM is very fast and it’s stable for daily use.
If want to taste AOKP ROM on your Infuse 4G, continue reading to install Infinitum on your smartphone but first keep in mind that this ROM is just for AT&T Samsung Infuse 4G model number i997, so don’t try it any other model or device, you can check your device detail from Setting>About Phone. Your device must be on UCBL3 firmware with ClockworkMod recovery installed, follow this guide to do so.
Before you start first charge the battery of device 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 file expert app to backup apps.
DISCLAIMER: Please proceed the below guide at your own risk, Android Egis will not be held responsible if your device lost data or get damaged following this guide.
Step #1: Download the Infinitum to your PC.
Step #2: Plug the device to PC using USB cable.
Step #3: Transfer the downloaded file to internal SD card of device, don’t place on external SD card.
Step #4: Disconnect the device from PC.
Step #5: Turn the device off.
Step #6: Reboot the device into recovery mode by holding down the volume up, volume down and power button till the Samsung logo appear on the screen. (Note: In recovery mode use volume keys to navigate and power button to select).
Step #7: 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 #8: 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.
Step #9: Select “Install Zip from SD Card” then “Choose Zip from SD Card” and locate the downloaded file that you’ve transferred in above step and confirm installation. Wait till installation complete, your device will reboot during installation and get stuck at the Samsung logo, when it happen, simply remove the battery from smartphone. Then re insert the battery and repeat the step 5 and 6 to enter into recovery mode and then repeat this step to start installation again.
Step #10: Once the installation is completed, select “Go Back” after that select “Reboot System Now.”
That’s it, you’re done. If you face any problem following above guide, comment below and we’ll help you.