Samsung Galaxy Note 2 N7100 users who have rooted and installed the latest version of Clock Work Mod Recovery in their devices can now benefit from the Omega custom ROM firmware which is now out with the latest custom ROM firmware. Please note that this firmware is not an official firmware released by SAMSUNG and as of now there is no ETA on by when there will be an update for the Jellybean build. Omega has been one of the most famous custom ROM firmwares for other range of smartphones like for Galaxy S2 and also for the latest Galaxy S3 smartphones.
For your convenience, we have also mentioned the screen captures on how this Omega custom ROM firmware will look like in your device. Since this firmware can only be applied on the devices which are rooted, you will have to make sure that with the help of below mentioned step you root your Note 2 device.
Disclaimer: Follow all the instructions mentioned in this article as if there is any damage caused due to not following instructions then we shall not be held liable or responsible. Just in case if you face any issues then we will try our level best to address the same.
There is a risk of data getting wiped off, so it’s highly recommended to create a backup of all the data present in your Galaxy Note with the help of below mentioned steps. Please don’t use ROM Manager for backing the data as it may potentially brick the device. Also, additionally make sure that you are not creating the back up with KIES as it doesn’t detect the device in the custom ROM firmwares.
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”
Features of Omega custom ROM firmware:
- Based on firmware XXALIE Android 4.1.1 (Date: 21/09/2012)
- Kernel Insecure XXALIE
- CSC: XAALIE set to BTU
- init.d support without the need of a kernel that supports init.d
- Wipe cache partition automatic before roms installation
- Wipe Dalvik Cache automatic during installation
- Wipe preload partition automatic before roms installation
So assuming that you are done with all the above mentioned instructions, you can now head over to the next step where we have summed up a detailed guide on how to apply with this custom ROM firmware.