Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 P5110 is still sustaining on official Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS, while Android 4.3 Jelly Bean has made it’s way towards many Android devices. Undoubtedly, Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 users also want to enjoy latest Android 4.3 Jelly Bean to explore the new features and the device capability. But unfortunately, there is no official version is released till today and also no update from the manufacturer.
However, we have found a way to update Android 4.3 Jelly Bean ROM on Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 P5110. Obviously, the way is unofficial and further your tab will not be covered under manufacturer’s warranty. So, if you are willing to take a high jump from Android 4.1 Jelly Bean to Android 4.3 Jelly Bean then proceed to the following step-by-step guide.
One can update Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 P5110 to Android 4.3 Jelly Bean by installing SlimBean ROM. Now-a-days, SlimBean ROM is one of the most popular Custom ROM which supports many high-end smartphones. The ROM is packed with awesome features, which you will hardly find in any of the Custom ROMs lately.
Features of SlimBean ROM
- The real dark Slim ROM
- Notification drawer Shortcuts
- Lockscreen shortcuts
- Custom Quick Settings
- Smooth and Fast Performance
- Gestures for faster access
- And much more…
In this post, we provide step-by-step guide on how to install Android 4.3 Jelly Bean ROM on Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 P5110 via SlimBean ROM. If you are ready, then follow the post carefully and please keep one thing in mind that you don’t miss out any of the steps. If anything happens to your tab then we are not responsible for it! Follow at your own risk.
Do Read: Advantages and Disadvantages of using a Custom ROM
Things to Do
- Charge your tablet up to 80% as always.
- Ensure that you have enabled the USB debugging from the “Settings”.
- The Tablet must be rooted and CWM Recovery installed. (Follow this XDA thread, if you haven’t root it already. It’s pretty easy.)
- Be ready with original USB data cable.
- Must be installed the correct USB drivers on your PC.
- Take a Nandroid backup of your current ROM.
Steps to Install Android 4.3 Jelly Bean on Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 P5110
Step 1.Download the files: SlimBean ROM and Slim Gapps on your Computer.
Step 2. Once the download is completed, place all the files on your Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 internal/external memory.
Step 3. Turn Off your tablet.
Step 4. Now, boot into the Recovery (CWM) mode by holding and pressing the “Power + Volume Down” buttons together.
Step 5. In the CWM Recovery main menu and perform the “Wipe Data/reset” and “wipe cache Partition” tasks to delete the existing data. And then perform the “Wipe Dalvik cache” from the advanced options.
Step 6. Once again, come back to the CWM Recovery main menu, choose “install zip from SD card” option > choose zip from sdcard > select the ROM file > give “Yes” > installation process will start.
Step 7. Once the ROM installation completes, perform the “Step 6″ again, but choose the Slim Gapps file instead of the ROM file..
Step 8. Wait for the installation to complete.
Step 9. Once the process is completed successfully, choose the option “reboot system now”.
That’s it! Now your Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 P5110 is updated to the latest Android 4.3 Jelly Bean. For any further assistance, you can connect with us through the comments box below!