Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 P3110 got rooted and updated with the latest Clock Work mod recovery in the last article and now in this article we will be checking out on how you can easily install an all new AOKP which ropes in the goodness of Android Open KANG Project. This AOKP ICS build is the best ICS build ever as it comes with the pure ICS experience which Google has earlier released for its Galaxy Nexus device. AOKP build also removes the boring age old touch wiz interface with the Pure Google UI which is much more faster and looks better.
Disclaimer: Neither AndroidAdvices, nor developer should be held responsible for any damage happened to your device in the process of following the instructions mentioned in this article. It’s very unlikely that there will be any issues but just in case if at all there are any issues then we are committed to help you in solving the same.
Be informed that this AOKP build is the custom ROM firmware and not the Official firmware released by Samsung Electronics. Applying this firmware update will need you to root and install Clock Work Mod recovery in your Samsung Galaxy Tab P3110.
Bonus Apps Pre Installed:
- Android Assistant
- GPS Status
- Titanium Backup
- ROM Control
- Front/Back Cameras
- Samsung USB Dongle
- Samsung Media Dock (hdmi not tested)
Caution: This custom TROM Firmware of AOKP release should only be applied to Galaxy Tab P3110 variant and not to any other Galaxy Tab variants like P5110 /5113 etc. as it may even brick the device.
In the due course, we will be checking out on what are the pre requisites you need to undergo before proceeding to the detailed guide in the next page. It’s must to follow all the pre requisites so as to ensure that the process of custom ROM firmware installation ends on a good note.
- First and foremost, you need to ensure that your Galaxy Tab 2 P3110 is rooted and installed with the custom recovery image as this firmware can’t be applied directly on the default stock rom firmware.
- There is a possibility that the data in the device may get corrupted or get wiped off. So, its highly recommended that the data is backed up with the help of below mentioned steps. Don’t use KIES to back up the data as it won’t recognize the device on custom ROM firmwares.
SMS – Use “SMS Backup & Restore app”,
Contacts – Sync with the Gmail application,
Images, Songs, Videos, Files – Copy to internal / External SD Card,
APN and MMS Settings – Note down from the path “Applications > Settings > Wireless and Network > Mobile Networks > Access Point Names”
- Enable the USB debugging in your Galaxy Tab P3110 device from the path “Settings > Applications > Development > USB debugging”. Once enabled, ensure that the minimum battery left is 50% so as to make sure that it doesn’t get turned Off in the middle of firmware update.
So assuming that all the above mentioned things are followed, let’s head to the next page where we have summed up a detailed guide on how to apply this custom ROM firmware.