No matter what, you can’t keep the Custom ROM firmwares out of business as despite being on the latest Jellybean 4.1.1 firmware, Galaxy nexus users can now too be a step ahead when talked about the added features and in the due course of this article we will be checking out on how you can install the latest custom ROM firmware which is dubbed as the Android Me custom ROM firmware. Please note that this is the custom ROM firmware and not the official firmware. For applying this update, you need to ensure that the device is rooted and installed with the custom recovery image. Since this is the custom ROM firmware and is still in the beta stages, there will be some minor bugs but it will be addressed in the coming versions. This update can only be applied on the devices which are on the Jellybean 4.1.1 firmware.
Disclaimer: We should not be held responsible for any damage happened to your device due to not following the instructions mentioned. Don’t apply this update in your network locked devices or else it may lock the devices or may even brick the device.
Features of Android Me Jellybean 4.1.1 v1.3:
- JRO03C OTA/AOSP Base Fully Optimzed
- Android 4.1.1
- Optional O/C Daemon
- Stock Battery Percent
- Adfree base
- Build.prop mods
- Includes AOSP Compiled apps and libs
- Busybox installed
- Unsecured boot.img
- Stock look, clean, simple, stable.
- Stock Android 4.1.1 Kernel
- Advanced Power Menu
- init.d scripts for speed and RAM Optimization
- Google apps included (No need for an extra flash)
- Excellent battery life
- ADB Debugging notification disabled
- Rooted and Latest Superuser added
- Slightly improved Images and Videos
- Tweaks for speed and memory improvements
- Fully de-odexed
- SQLite boost script
- Audio Improvement Patch + Awesome Beats – Thanks to Misledz
- 4EXT Optimization script
- Multi-language (WWE)
- Fully Zipaligned
- Very Fast & Fluid!
- Friendly, Fast support
All the data in your international Galaxy Nexus I9250 smartphone should be backed up using the below mentioned instructions. Don’t use any other tools to back up the data apart from the ones which are mentioned below as we are unsure about the restoration part. Move all the target backup files in your computer so that they are safe and can be restored.
SMS – Use “SMS Backup & Restore app”,
Contacts – Sync with the Gmail application,
Call Log - Call Log and Restore
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”
Disable all the antivirus suites in your device and computer. Minimum battery life should not be less than 50% so as to make sure that device doesn’t get turned off in the middle of firmware update. Also, you need to ensure that the USB Debugging Mode is enabled in your device.
So once you are done with all the above mentioned instructions, you can now proceed to the next page where we have mentioned a detailed tutorial which will help you to apply this custom ROM firmware in your Galaxy Nexus.