Update your Samsung Galaxy S4 I9500 to Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean by installing Arrow Custom ROM. This is the new and latest Custom ROM for Galaxy S4 with interesting features and no bugs. Many unnecessary apps are also eliminated from the ROM to save internal memory. So, it is really fast and stable ROM. Let’s take a look over the features of this ROM.
- MultiWindows Manager
- CPU Spy and STweaks
- Samsung Secrets Codes
- 4 way Reboot
- All apps in MultiWindows
- Fast & Stable
- Call Recorder inbuilt
- No SMS auto converting in MMS
- Unlimited SMS recipient list
- Unlimited Contacts
- init.d support
- Data/app enabled
- Hosts to stop advertising in apps
- Auto Backup EFS Folder
- Sony X-Reality™ Engine
- BEAUTY AOSP THEME
- And much more…
Want to try out Jelly Bean 4.2.2 Arrow Custom ROM for Galaxy S4 I9500 then follow all the steps carefully as well as read requirements and the disclaimer section.
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! Proceed at your own risk.
Requirements to install :
1. Charge your battery up to 70%.
2. Enable USB debugging.
(For Android 4.1.2 version:
- All apps > Settings > Manage Applications > Development > USB Debugging – check box
For Android 4.2.2 version:
- All Apps > Settings > About Phone > Navigate to Build number > Tap “Build number” 7 times and you’ll get pop-up as “You are now a developer”.
- All Apps > Settings > System > Developer Options and Android Debugging – check box)
3. Backup your phone data.
4. Install Galaxy S4 USB drivers from here.
5. Your phone bootloader must be unlocked.
6. You phone must be rooted and CWM Recovery installed.
7. Download files.
Steps to install :
Step 1: Copy the downloaded file into an internal/external memory.
Step 2: Switch off your phone and boot into Recovery by “pressing and holding Volume Up + Power button” for few seconds. 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 “Arrow Custom ROM for Galaxy S4 I9500” (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 Arrow Custom ROM for Galaxy S4 I9500. Don’t be hesitate and wait for complete process.
Congratulations! You have successfully installed Arrow Custom ROM. 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! [Via]