Of course the Galaxy Note 2 is one of impressive phablet to make life smarter, the phablet faster UI and the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS are great but if you also want deep customization, you should taste a best custom ROM, a senior XDA developer member iGio90 has released JellyBam custom ROM for the Galaxy Note 2 that seems a super box of handy tweaks.
The JellyBam custom ROM shines with some features that are picked from AOKP, CyanogenMod 10, and ParanoidAndroid that most popular custom ROM because of highly customizable interface. The fun is not over, the custom ROM also offers a lot of other tweaks to tweak the interface of your Galaxy Note 2 such as profile tile, power menu tile, translation MOD, camera MODs, audio MODs, video MODs, internet MODs and more.
Read on how to install JellyBam custom ROM for Galaxy Note 2 N7100. The ClockworkMod recovery must be installed on your Galaxy Note 2, be sure to check out this guide to install ClockworkMod recovery or use all-in-one toolkit to do so. 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 gets damaged following this guide.
Step #2: Transfer both downloaded zip files to internal SD card of your Galaxy Note 2.
Step #3: Turn the device off.
Step #4: Reboot the device into recovery mode by holding down volume up, home and power buttons (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. Lastly select “advanced”, then select wipe delvik and confirm the 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.
Step #9: Once the installation is completed, select “Go Back” after that select “Reboot System Now” to reboot your Galaxy Note 2.
That’s it, the JellyBam custom ROM is now installed on your Galaxy Note 2. If you run into any roadblock, leave a comment.