Install SGT7 ROM for Nexus 10 P8110
Nexus 10 is one of lucky tablet that comes with Android 4.2 Jelly Bean out of box but that is not enough as Android developers still give something that can beat the stock and SGT7 ROM is one of best example to do so.
The SGT7 for Nexus 10 is based on Android 4.2.1 Jelly Bean and CyanogenMod 10.1 but offers more than CyanogenMod, the custom ROM is packed with Tablet UI (toggle it from Settings>System>Status Bar Trebuchet), configurable Dock/HomeScreen Icon Size, Drawer Options, Grid Size, transparent background and configurable search bar position even the ROM will have some features when Android 4.1 features will be ported over into this ROM.
However the SGT7 ROM is still under development, so you may face some bugs while exploring features but on one has reported any major bug yet, so give it a try, even it’s stable for daily use.
Read on how to install SGT7 ROM for Nexus 10 P8110. Your Nexus 10 must have unlocked bootloader with a custom recovery, you can follow this guide to install ClockworkMod recovery or this guide to install TWRP recovery and check this guide to unlock bootloader. You can also use all-in-one toolkit to do so. Backup everything 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 the downloaded file to your Nexus 10 tablet.
Step #3: Turn the device off.
Step #4: Reboot the device into recovery mode, to do so reboot tablet by holding down volume down and power buttons until you enter in bootloader mode, there select and enter in recovery (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. If you’re using TWRP recovery, select “backup” and confirm action.
Step #6: Perform full wipe, first select the wipe data/factory reset, and confirm on the next screen, if you’re on TWRP, select “wipe” and then factory reset.
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: Repeat the last step and install the Google Apps package zip file in same manners.
Step #10: Once the installation is completed, select “Go Back” after that select “Reboot System Now” to reboot your Nexus 10.
Great job, you’re done. The SGT7 custom ROM is now installed on your Nexus 10. If you face any error during installation, do let us know in comment section.