Well, are you still downloading all the Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean Custom ROM for Samsung Galaxy S4? I don’t think it’s required anymore because latest Android 4.3 Jelly Bean Google Play Edition ROM for Galaxy S4 is now available to update. Once again thanks to XDA developers, as this ROM is ported by Dubbsy from XDA. No doubt, this is the most advanced firmware so far with awesome features. This ROM has two build, one is official with no tweaks and other is deodex tweaked version. Now, it totally depends upon you for which ROM you want to go for.
I hope you got the clear idea about the ROM and its versions. So are you ready to flash Android 4.3 Jelly Bean Google Play Edition ROM for Galaxy S4? Read and understand the whole article before you start installing the Custom ROM.
Things to Remember
- Make sure you have the battery backup of 70%-80%.
- Enable USB debugging on your Galaxy S4.
- The phone must be rooted and CWM Recovery installed.
- Boot loader must be unlocked.
Things to Do
- Take the full backup of your smartphone
- Download Android 4.3 Jelly Bean Google Play Edition ROM for S4 from this official XDA link.
How to install Android 4.3 Jelly Bean Google Play Edition ROM for Galaxy S4
Step 1: Copy the downloaded file into your external/internal SD card without extracting the file. Make sure to copy it in the root only not in any folder.
Step 2: Power off your device. Then press and hold “Home+Volume Up+Power” buttons for a few seconds to boot in to CWM recovery.
Step 3: In the Recovery Mode screen, select the option “wipe data / factory reset”. Once it completes choose “advanced” options in the CWM Recovery screen and then perform complete cache wipe by choosing “Wipe Dalvik Cache”.
Step 4: Return to main CWM recovery menu and select “install zip from sd“. Then browse and select Android 4.3 Jelly Bean Google Play Edition ROM for Galaxy S4 file which you have copied earlier. Installation will takes time and you just have to wait to finish it.
Step 5: Once it completes select “+++++Go Back++++++” to the CWM Recovery main menu. In the CWM screen select “reboot system now” to restart your S4.
Don’t be panic! The phone will takes some time for the initial boot up.
[alert-announce] Congratulations! Now, your precious device runs on latest Android 4.3 Jelly Bean Google Play Edition version. Taste the delicious 4.3 Jelly Bean and share your review with us. If you face any difficulty while installing ROM, then let us know via the comments so that we can provide you best solution for it! [/alert-announce]