CM11 Stable For Samsung Galaxy S2 GT-i9100

Do you want to customize, optimize and personalize your Samsung Galaxy S2 GT-i9100? Even though your Android smartphone is coming with great in-built features and capabilities, you can still spice things up, as you can anytime improve your Galaxy S2 and its Android OS by choosing to update it with a custom ROM firmware like CyanogenMod. You will be able to flash CM11 on your Galaxy S2 by using TWRP/CWM recovery, the proper step by step guide being detailed during the guidelines from below.


How to install Android 4.4.4 KitKat on Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 with TWRP recovery

  1. Download ROM CyanogenMod 11 Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 and Google Apps
  2. Boot the phone into recovery mode. Then perform the regular Recovery Mode sortie by press holding ‘Volume (up)‘, ‘Home‘ and ‘Power‘ buttons.
  3. Create a Nandroid backup from recovery. This is optional but very important in case something goes wrong, you will be able to restore to current status easily. Head over to Backup >> select all checkboxes and do a swipe on Swipe to confirm option at the bottom of the screen to confirm backup
  4. Tap on Wipe >> then at the bottom of the screen do a swipe on Swipe to factory reset option
  5. Tap on Install >> browse to the location where the Android 4.4.4 ROM file is saved and tap on the file. Now at the bottom of the screen do a swipe on Swipe to confirm flash option to begin installation
  6. When the ROM is installed, repeat the similar procedure to flash Google Apps file
  7. Once the installation process is completed, go back to the main menu of recovery and tap on Reboot >> then tap on System to reboot the phone

The CM11 ROM featuring Android 4.4.4 should now be installed on the Galaxy S2. Head over to Settings >> About phone to verify the new software version running on the phone.