How To Install Android 5.0 Lollipop In Samsung Galaxy S2

Find out How To Install/Flash/Update Android 5.0 Lollipop In Samsung Galaxy S2 GT-I9100 using Custom ROM with easy method and instructions. Samsung Galaxy S2 one of the most popular device in the world till now after its launch in 2011. The device  was game changer for Samsung. But unfortunately Samsung Galaxy S2 will not receive official Android 5.0 Lollipop update from Samsung. But if you want to experience Android 5.0 Lollipop in Galaxy S2 then this article is for you. In this article we will guide you about how to flash Android 5.0 Lollipop CyanogenMod Custom ROM in your device.

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Warnings:

Below are some warning statements that you must be knowing before preparing to Root or Install Custom Rom in your  Android Smartphone:

  • Rooting/Installing Custom ROM is not an authorized process hence you’ll be losing all your warranty benefits over your after Rooting/Installing it.
  • There are certain risks of damaging your Android Smartphone while Rooting/Installing Custom ROM in it. Hence, it is recommended that you proceed at your own risk and we are not to be held responsible even if your Smartphone gets damaged during or after completing the Rooting/Custom ROM installation process.
  • You might not receive any future official software or firmware updates after rooting and installing Custom ROM in your .

Before Your Begin:

  • This method is only for Samsung Galaxy S2.
  • You have to root your device first and install Custom Recovery in your device (Important)
  • Make sure your device is charged at least 60%.
  • Create a backup of  all your important data.
  • You will need to flash PIT file in ODIN or heimdal to re-partition the System space, it is recommended to have 1GB System Partition as ART runtime requires more space. for more details about PIT files & re-partitioning through to this link.

    Other PIT files cam be downloaded from here.

Download Required Files:

How To Install Android 5.0 Lollipop:

  • Follow all the steps given above for safe installation.
  • Download Custom ROM and GApps zip files and transfer them into your SD card.
  • Make sure your device is rooted and Custom Recovery is installed.
  • Now boot your device into Recovery Mode using the Volume UP+Power+Home buttons.
  • Wipe all your data and cache in Recovery Mode.
  • Select Custom ROM zip  file and flash it.
  • After flashing Custom ROM, select GApps zip file and flash it too.
  • Now after flashing both files, restart your device.
  • First boot will take few minutes.

That’s it!!! Enjoy Android 5.0 Lollipop in your Galaxy S2 🙂

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