Newer version of Android launched recently. Learn how to install Android 4.2.2 jelly bean on Samsung Galaxy Ace Duos from the given article.
Are you using Samsung Galaxy Ace Duos? Then you would certainly know that the device used Android 2.3 Gingerbread OS. With many updates, wouldn’t the users crave for a new Android OS like the Jelly Bean 4.2.2? But unfortunately the official Android jelly bean OS is not available for the device. The Samsung Galaxy Ace Duos S6802 has a single core processor, internal storage of 3 GB, and 512 MB RAM. Using the CyanogenMod, which is called CM in short this stylish and shiny smartphone can be made compatible with all the apps that are not otherwise permitted.
When you want to enjoy all the features and enjoy great graphics with the Samsung Galaxy Ace Duos S6802 the CM also enhances the animation of the Samsung Ace device. Though this is an unauthorized firmware, but is becoming compatible with the new Android devices. Compared with what the Android devices offer, this mod offers lots of features with the enhanced functionality.
Advantages of installing CyanogenMod
When you install CyanogenMod in your smartphone, you can access all the internet file system. Installing custom CM to your smartphone can improve the performance of your device. This also helps you to uninstall all the apps that come with the phone, and which you do not find useful. You can find the smartphone’s battery life increased when you install CM to your smartphone. CyanogenMod also enhances the visual experience of the phone.
The instructions listed here are specific to Samsung Galaxy Ace Duos S6802 and should not be used for other devices. When you try this for other devices, you might end up with unwanted damages in it.
Disable all firewall, security and antivirus programs of the phone before you start installing. The battery of the device should be completely charged or it should be charged at least 80%. Create backup of all the necessary files, audio, video, SMS, MMS settings and bookmarks to prevent loss of data. Ensure the USB port used is in good condition. Enable debugging mode. Recent versions of Android SDK and Java SDK should be installed.
Now if you want to install CM in your Samsung Ace Duos S6802, though it is not authorized, but announcement on the official use of this is on the way. If you cannot wait longer, you can find the step by step instructions to install Android Jelly bean OS to your Ace Duos S6802.
Take the memory card from the device, and use a card reader to connect it. Do not use USB cables to avoid compatibility issues. In case, you do not have a card reader, then USB can be used, but however it is not recommended.
Use the link CM10.1 Android 4.2.2 Samsung Galaxy Ace Duos S6802 downlaod. Zip and start downloading.
After downloading this file start downloading Android 4.2.2 Gapps.zip file.
In the SD card create a folder named ROOT. Now copy the files you have downloaded in this folder.
Remove the SD card from the computer. Switch off and then insert it in the device.
Press the Volume Down and Home buttons at the same time and boot in the recovery mode.
You would find the Wipe Data / Factory Reset option in the Recovery Mode. Then select Wipe Cache Partition.
Go to the Advance Settings; select Wipe Dalvik Cache to wipe it from the phone
Now select install zip from SD card > Choose zip from SD card.
Go to the menu and reboot the device.
With this you have completed the installation of Android 4.2.2 jelly bean so enjoy your new operating system.