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Not a while ago international variant of Samsung Galaxy S2 received the Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean update officially from Samsung and now carriers are also paying attention on the phone as the Sprint Galaxy S2 is now also receiving the Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean that is available on Samsung KIES having build number GB27.
However if you’re not able to update Samsung EPIC 4G Touch to Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean using KIES, simply download and install it manually using Odin, here’s guide to learn how to update Epic 4G Touch to Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean via Odin.
The Samsung Epic 4G Touch hasn’t seen so many Jelly Bean ROMs but Android community is now paying attention on the smartphone, a recognized XDA developer member KBizzle released the Paranoid Android custom ROM that based on Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean.
The ParanoidAndroid ROM features unique tablet and smartphone mode user interface, it features hybrid mode for the effective use of the screen’s real-estate, you can use phone, phablet and tablet UI modes, you scale and size apps and different aspect of the interface, the ROM is packed with number of useful features and as most of you know that Jelly Bean comes with numerous new features and apps like new search feature, Google Now app, smart keyboard and more.
Will Samsung Epic 4G Touch get Jelly Bean update? Might be not, but now you can easily taste the Jelly Bean via CyanogenMod 10 (CM10), an unofficially CM10 build has been arrived for your Epic 4G touch that based on Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean, thanks to senior XDA developer member PhantomPhreak53.
The CM10 is AOSP (Android Open Source Project) based ROM, so it brings a stock Jelly Bean experience to your phone and the developer has packed useful customizable features to the ROM and as most of you know well that the Jelly Bean comes with a smooth UI, Google Now app, offline voice typing, better notification bar, new keyboard app and much more. But do note that the ROM is still under development stage, it’s alpha build and it’s very stable for the daily use and you may face bugs using this ROM, like the 4G initial on starting show a message unknown but then connects, the front camera take distorted photos, and Super User app sometime doesn’t show up, and you there are some bugs in video playback, screen wakeup, and SOD (on phone’s sleeping, calls don’t wake up the device). It also has LOS (Loss of Service) issue.
Almost every Android device, old and new, is getting unofficial Jelly Bean builds, an unofficial AOSP Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean build is now available for the Samsung Epic 4G touch, thanks to recognized XDA developer member Sbrissen. The developer made this AOSP build with the help of an AOSP Ice Cream Sandwich build. Good news is that, the ROM is very stable, I’m surprised, the ROM has useful features, it features a power menu with extra options, improved device setting, CyanogenMod camera app, Google Nexus boot animation, theme manage, and more, you can add any CyanogenMod 10 and Jelly Bean theme, the ROM provides you a new experience, and have worth, be sure to try this Jelly Bean, however, the ROM is under development currently, the ROM still has some bugs, the ROM has following bugs:
LOS (this is kernel related and I am still trying to track it down)
Random screen wakes
Camcorder effects cause FC0 11th August, 2012 BY Abdur Rehman
At long last, the AOKP is available for the Samsung Epic 4G Touch, it’s AOSP Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich based custom ROM, it’s unofficial, it will gives you complete stock Android experience, the main part of the ROM is that AOKP offers you number of customization option, this is what, people use AOKP for. The ROM comes nice features, read the list of AOKP features here.
But before you do anything first do know that the ROM is still in very earlier stages and has some bugs but the ROM is ready for installation, so if you really want to taste the AOKP on your Samsung Epic 4G touch, read below steps to install the ROM but first make sure you’re on latest ClockworkMod recovery, use just stock CWM5 recovery, stay away from recovery that comes with this ROM, it’s ICS ROM, don’t install from ICS to ICS and also don’t restore nandroids from the built in recovery from this rom.
If you are a user of Samsung’s Epic 4G Touch then there is something interesting news for you because now you are able to upgrade Samsung Epic 4G Touch with Pre-Rooted Ice Cream Sandwich FC15 firmware, below you can see step-by-step guide for this purpose. Before you get started make sure that you have a Sprint Samsung Epic 4G Touch SPH-D710, and don’t try the below steps for any other device.
You also need to manage your back-up because below steps can damage your valued data. On the other hand if you have Samsung’s PC software Kies installed, un-install it first because it might break off the flashing process. You also need to install the drivers you can get them from here.
If you are a user of Samsung Epic 4G Touch and want Root and ClockworkMod Recovery you are on a right place below you can see a guide for this purpose. Before you get started make sure that you have managed your valued data in the form of back-up. All the steps are pretty and if you’ll follow the steps accurately you can do it without of any trouble.
If you are a user of Samsung’s Epic 4G Touch and want to install ClockworkMod Recovery you are on a right place below you can see a guide for this purpose but here I’d like to say that the below method is ODIN Method. But before you get started make sure that you have manage your back-up because the below steps can damage your valued data.
If you are a user of Samsung Epic 4G Touch and want to install AEMod Custom ROM you are on a right place below you can see a guide for this purpose. All the steps are pretty easy and simple to follow and you can do it without of any trouble but here I’d like to say that before you get started make sure that you have manage your back-up because the below steps can damage your valued data.
Sprint is expected to release Ice Cream Sandwich update for Epic 4G Touch (Galaxy S2), however ACSyndicate developer Shabbypenguin has got leaked copy of build FB09 ICS for the Epic 4G Touch, this firmware is already rooted, deodexed, and tweaked for that just interested users install it, here’s guide to install this ROM.
As we posted that FB27 firmware has leaked, if you’ve installed it on your Samsung Epic 4g, now you should root it, thanks to XDA member Calkulin for this effort. Now you can have rooted FB27 firmware phone by reflashing the FB27 firmware of Calkulin which is already rooted, just follow below steps to do.
If you are a user of Samsung Epic 4G Touch and want to install CM9 you are on a right place below you can see step-by-step guide for this purpose. Here I’d like to say that this Rom and the guide below is well-matched only with the Samsung Epic 4G Touch don’t try this on y any other device. Make sure that you have manage the back-up of your valued data because the below steps can damage your data.