Still you are running Android 2.3.6 Gingerbread on Samsung Galaxy Mini S5570? That’s not fair, because Custom ROM for Samsung Galaxy Mini S5570 is available over internet and it has been developed by most famous developers know as CyanogenMod.
Today, in this article, I will guide you to install CM 10.1. If you are ready to install latest CM10.1 RC5 for Galaxy Mini, then follow all the steps carefully as well as read pre-requisite and the disclaimer.
Disclaimer: We have not developed this ROM, so if anything happens to your phone or some functionality are not working then don’t blame us! As this is the latest build so it might happen that you face some problem, try at your own risk.
1. Your mobile should have 70 – 80% battery
2. Make sure that you have enabled USB debugging (All apps > Settings > Manage Applications > Development > USB Debugging – check box)
3. The phone must be rooted.
4. Ensure you have backed up your important data.
Step by Step Guide on:
Step 1: Download CyanogenMod 10.1 RC5 for Galaxy Mini S5570 & copy downloaded file into an external SD card.
Step 2: Switch off your phone and boot into Recovery by “pressing and holding Volume Up + Home + Power buttons“. In the Recovery mode, use the Volume keys to move up/down and the Power key to select a highlighted item.
Step 3: From there, Wipe cache and data.
Step 4: Now, go to the main menu choose “install zip from SD card” > Select CyanogenMod 10.1 RC5 (Which you have downloaded and placed in SD card) > give “Yes” for confirmation. The process will take 3-5 minutes to install the ROM so wait for the whole process to complete.
Step 5: Finally, go back to the main menu and select “reboot system” now. The phone will take 10-15 minutes to start and initialize all the services & apps because this is the first time you are starting a phone after installing CM. Don’t be hesitate and wait for complete process.
If you face any problem while installing Custom Rom on Samsung Galaxy Mini S5570 then put your query or problem via comments below and we will solve it ASAP! For Addons you can visit this XDA Link.