Install Snapdragon S2 ROM On Galaxy S2

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I owned a Galaxy S2 for a long time, liked everything about it, but what I thought that the next Android update will bring Multi-Windows concept in Galaxy S2 like it is on Galaxy S4 or Galaxy Note2, I tried many custom ROMs but still no Multi-Windows, I did find a Multi window browser in Play Store but it's no better than the default one. So, after 3 months of searching I finally found a ROM that has Multi-window concept and almost every Application can support it. It took me a lot of time and I don't want anyone else to suffer as I did so I will share it with you people. In this article I will show you how to install Snapdragon S2 ROM for Galaxy S2.

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Requirements

  • You will need Snapdragon S2 ROM. Here
  • Your Device must be rooted.
  • Make sure to install CWM recovery on your device.
  • Make sure that battery is at 85% before the installation.

How to install Snapdragon S2 ROM for Galaxy S2

  1. 1
    Connect Galaxy S2 to PC and copy the Downloaded file to the root of your SD card for easy to find.
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  2. 2
    Unplug the cable.
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  3. 3
    Turn off your Phone.
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  4. 4
    Now Press Power + Home + Volume up button to get into recovery mode.
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  5. 5
    In the recovery select Factory Data Wipe, then select Cache Wipe, then select Dalvik Cache Wipe Just in case.
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  6. 6
    Then Scroll down to Flash from Zip.
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  7. 7
    Then Choose Update from SD card.
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  8. 8
    Scroll down to the last file where you will see your downloaded/copied file and select it.
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  9. 9
    Select the installation and confirm the installation on the next screen.
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  10. 10
    Wait for the installation to finish, you don't need to install Google Apps for this ROM, so there is no need to worry.
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  11. 11
    After the installation is done, return to main screen and select reboot, and wait 2-5 minutes for the first run.
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Questions and Answers

Can you please help me with after rebooting my phone with Snapdragon ROM?

I installed the snapdragon ROM for my Galaxy S2 and when I rebooted the phone afterwards , it just went pass the Dorimax sign and the Galaxy S4 boot animation, then my phone turned off, sometimes it goes into a boot loop. Sometimes there is nothing on the screen after the failed boot, if I touch the home button, the menu and back buttons glow. I do not know what to do. Please help me.

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Most likely part of the Snapdragon ROM did not install properly, and so you have a corrupted installation of the Snapdragon ROM on your Samsung Galaxy S2. To correct this, wipe your data and restart the update process.

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Read our guide on how to factory reset an Android device here.

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