Install Jelly Bean 4.2.2 Slim Custom ROM on Samsung Galaxy S GT-I9000

Jelly Bean 4.2.2 Slim Custom ROM for Samsung Galaxy S GT-I9000

That’s a very disgusting instant, “When you asked someone that, Which Android version runs on your Samsung Galaxy S GT-I9000 Smartphone and in answer he/she says Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean (Which is the latest version of Android)”. At that time you think, there is no official update of Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean released for Samsung Galaxy S GT-I9000, but in fact he/she has installed Custom ROM on Samsung Galaxy S GT-I9000. Many ROM’s  for Samsung Galaxy S GT-I9000 are available over the internet, one of the best Custom ROM for Samsung Galaxy S GT-I9000 is Slim Custom ROM with robust features and far more better than Original ROM for Galaxy S. So, are you ready to install Jelly Bean 4.2.2 Slim Custom ROM on Samsung Galaxy S GT-I9000? Then, follow the below guide!

Jelly Bean 4.2.2 Slim Custom ROM for Samsung Galaxy S GT-I9000

Today, in this article, I will surely guide you through the complete process on how to install Jelly Bean 4.2.2 Slim Custom ROM on Samsung Galaxy S GT-I9000, before that you have to read the perquisite, disclaimer and other important notes.

Disclaimer: We are not the developers (iDroidSpace.com) if anything happens to your phone while performing mentioned tutorial then don’t blame us. And this ROM is not developed by us so if some functionality is not working then it’s not our responsibility.

Prerequisite:

1. Make sure your mobile should possess 70 to 80% battery

2. Enable USB debugging mode (Menu (app drawer) > Settings > Manage Applications > Development > USB Debugging – check box)

3. Ensure that you have backed up your all important data.

4. Your phone must be rooted and CWM installed on it. If not then follow the below two links:

Step by Step Guide on:

How to install Custom ROM for Samsung Galaxy S GT-I9000

Step 1: Download zip file of Jelly Bean 4.2.2 Slim Custom ROM for Samsung Galaxy S GT-I9000 and Google apps Signed to your computer.

Step 2: Once download is completed, place the downloaded files into external SD card.

Step 3: Switch off your phone and enter into recovery mode by pressing and holding Volume Up + Home + Power button, until the screen flashes and then release all the buttons.

Step 4: Now, you have perform data wiping task. To do so, select “wipe data/factory reset“, then select “Yes” for confirmation and wait till the data wipe is complete. Now, go to CWM recovery main menu. Select “wipe cache partition” and after that, select “Wipe Dalvik Cache” under advance option to perform Dalvik cache wiping.

Step 5: Again come to the CWM recovery main menu from there select “Install zip from sdcard” and go to the path where you have placed Jelly Bean 4.2.2 Slim Custom ROM on Samsung Galaxy S GT-I9000. As you select the installation will start and it will take 3-5 minutes to complete so don’t hesitate let the installation to be completed.

Step 6: Once the ROM installation is completed, repeat the “Step 5” again but there you have to choose “Gapps zip file” instead of ROM zip to install the Google apps package.

Step 7: Finally, when the installation process is completed select “++++Go Back++++” and then choose “reboot system” to reboot your phone. The phone will take 10-15 minutes to start and initialize all the services & apps, because this is the first time you are starting your device after installing Jelly Bean 4.2.2 Slim Custom ROM.

That’s it. Hurray! You have successfully installed Jelly Bean 4.2.2 Slim Custom ROM on Samsung Galaxy S GT-I9000. If you encounter any problem while installing Custom ROM for Samsung Galaxy S GT-I9000 then put your problem/queries below via comments and I will surely help you! Also let me know, if it works for you or not? Happy Flashing

  • kushagra

    this is a fake one …. i did it and now my phone is now working … it is not even starting

    • Bro it’s ur problem man! I have tested on my device and it’s woking. By the way have you flashed the “kernel”?

      • AD

        all went fine..however SIM is not working now..pls help

        • The build is updated so do download that and your problem will be solved. If not then you can report it here.

  • kushagra

    kk… but now tell me how to start my phone ….. on starting its just showing samsung galaxy s… thats all and it is stuck there only

    • Do this and your problem will be solved!

      1. Switch off your phone and enter into bootloader mode by pressing Volume down button for few times (while booting).

      2. You have perform data wiping task. To do so, select “wipe data/factory reset“, then select “Yes” for confirmation and wait till the data wipe is complete. Now, go to CWM recovery main menu. Select “wipe cache partition” and after that, select “Wipe Dalvik Cache” under advance option to perform Dalvik cache wiping.

      3. Reboot!

  • shankar

    hai im new to ds ..so which files should i download for rom there are many after oopening the link help me

    • You have to download below two files and follow the above procedure.
      1. ROM
      2. Gapps

  • abins michael

    i did all the steps…:( but my s duos is not switching on nw….please any one help me???