Besides all the devices, CyanogenMod 10.1 RC5 ROM also released for Nexus S 4G. This is the latest build of CyanogenMod based on Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean. The ROM has all the features of official Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean plus the extra added features and better customization options. Ready to unleash your Nexus S 4G? Then follow the below simple tutorial!
If you are ready to install latest CM 10.1 RC5 for Nexus S 4G, then follow all the steps carefully as well as read requirements and the disclaimer.
Disclaimer: We have not developed this ROM, so if anything happens to your phone or some functionality is 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.
Requirements to install CyanogenMod 10.1 RC5 for Nexus S 4G
1. Charge your battery up to 70%.
2. Enable USB debugging. (All apps > Settings > Manage Applications > Development > USB Debugging – check box)
3. Backup your phone data.
4. Install Nexus S 4G USB drivers from here.
5. Your phone must be rooted and CWM Recovery installed.
6. Download files to install following files.
Steps to install CyanogenMod 10.1
Step 1: Copy both the downloaded files into an external SD card.
Step 2: Switch off your phone and boot into Recovery by “pressing and holding Volume Up + Volume Down and 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: Now, perform a full data wipe by selecting “wipe data/factory reset” and “wipe cache partition” and then go to “advanced options in CWM Recovery” from there select “wipe Dalvik Cache“.
Step 4: Now, go to the main menu choose “install zip from SD card” > Select CyanogenMod 10.1 (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: Repeat the above step again and now select “Google Apps” instead of a ROM zip file.
Step 6: 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 CyanogenMod. Don’t be hesitate and wait for complete process.
Congratulations! You have successfully installed CM 10.1 RC5 for Nexus S 4G. In case, if you face any difficulty then feel free to contact us via comments and we will try to solve your all the difficulties. Don’t forget to leave your feedback. Do share with your friends and hit “g +1“, if you find this guide useful!