Here, is a one good news for Samsung Galaxy Y GT-S5360 smartphone users. Yes, now you can update your device with CoD ROM. It is a fantastic ROM comes with many goodies which includes high stability, eye catchy animations, multi-language support, lock-screens, ICS and Jelly been look etc.
The Kernel used here is Kuro Kernel and it is fast, smooth and minimalistic. Full credits will go to Kurotsugi. Please make a note that this ROM does not support the apps2SD since the Kuro kernel doesn’t support. Instead of that you can use Link2SD.
This ROM consists of modified stock apps; so you no need to install any third-party applications. The google apps provided in this ROM are already updated, so you no need to update that to the latest version.
Kindly note that the given below procedure is optimized only for Samsung Galaxy Y GT-S5360 smartphone. So, don’t try to implement the same in other variants. Since the rooting procedure gets vary from device to device it may hurt your device. To check your device model just go to Settings > About Phone.
1.Once you decide to update your device with any ROM, then the first and foremost thing you have to do is-Backup. Especially SMS,MMS, Contacts, Videos, Images, Music Files, APN settings etc. Because, the updating procedure will wipe your data completely. So, if you already have a backup of all those data’s you can easily recover them.
2.The next thing you have to do is charging. Yes, charge your device fully or atleast upto 75% so, then your Samsung Galaxy Y GT-S5360 smartphone won’t get switched OFF during the middle of the updating process. If it happens, your device may brick. So, charge your device fullyli.
3.Next enable the USB debugging in your Samsung Galaxy Y GT-S5360 smartphone by following the path “Settings>Applications>Development>USB Debugging”. Make sure the USB debugging option is ticked.
4.Then temporarily disable or uninstall all your antivirus suites both in your mobile and computer since it interrupt the process.
5.Next install the custom recovery (ClockworkMod recovery) in your device. Since, it is essential to update the CoD custom ROM.
6.Finally make sure your device is rooted. Incase, if you are not sure about that, then download the “Root Checker” app from Google Play Store and check the same.
DISCLAIMER: Follow the given below instructions properly. We should not be held responsible/liable if anything happens wrongly to your device. So, do everything at your own risk.
Procedure to Update Samsung Galaxy Y GT-S5360 smartphone with CoD custom ROM:
1.First, download the CoD Custom ROM from here to your computer.
2.So, once you downloaded connect your device to the computer with the help of USB cable. Enable the mass storage device and transfer the downloaded file to the memory card. You should not keep the file in the deep directories since it is difficult to find while updating your device.
3.So, once you have finish with the above procedure, switch OFF your mobile and allow it to enter into the recovery mode.
4.To enter into the recovery mode just hold the Volume Up button, Home Button and Power button simultaneously until the recovery mode appears. (In the recovery mode, the key for selection and navigation will vary. Use Volume Up and Down key for navigation and Home Button for selection).
5.Next backup your ROM by using nandroid backup so that it can be restored in case of failure. To do so, select “backup and restore” option in the recovery menu and then select backup process.
6.After that select “wipe data/factory reset” and “wipe the data” catches from the phone memory.
7.Next select “install zip from SD card” & then “choose zip from SD card”. All the folders and files on the SD card will display; simply select COD custom ROM and click “Yes” button.
8.The installation process will complete after a few minutes. Once the ROM gets flashed, again select ‘wipe data/factory reset’ followed by ‘wipe cache partition’. After that restart your device by pressing ‘reboot system now’ from the Recovery mode itself.
9.Please, make a note that the new ROM will take more time than the usual time to restart. So, wait until patiently.
That’s it! Now, you update your Samsung Galaxy Y GT-S5360 smartphone with CoD ROM successfully. Congrats!