Update Galaxy Note 2 to Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean CleanROM Custom ROM

Shaikh Rafia
Posted 4 years ago

CleanROM has proved to be one of most popular custom ROMs among the users of Galaxy S3 and now the Galaxy Note 2. ROM is very stable, performance-oriented and is packed with add-ons, fonts, features and modifications. Developed by Scrosler the ROM is targeted towards a stock ROM experience with the ability to play around and choose the features and functions, all the while expecting performance and stability.

Some popular features include:

  • Performance, stability at the top of the game
  • International N7105XXDMB6 Jellybean 4.1.2 Base
  • Multi Window Control to add or remove any apps
  • WiFi Tether unlocked
  • Unsecure boot image with init.d support
  • Samsung Find My Mobile capable
  • Long Press to skip music tracks with screen off
  • Cherries: additional ringtones and fonts
  • Works great with Verizon, AT&T, Rogers and other i317 and 7105 variants

Prerequisites before you update Galaxy Note 2 to Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean CleanROM Custom ROM:

  • Create a backup of all important data in your Galaxy device.
  • Download and install USB drivers for Galaxy Note 2 in your computer.
  • Enable USB debugging option by pressing Menu > Settings > Applications. Navigate and tap on Developer Options to ensure that USB Debugging is enabled.
  • Make sure that custom recovery tool (CWM or TWRP) is installed.
  • Ensure that your Samsung Galaxy Note 2 carries more than 70% of charge. 

Update Galaxy Note 2 to Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean CleanROM Custom ROM:


Required files:  download CleanROM for Galaxy Note 2 and Google Apps for Galaxy Note 2 to your computer.

  • Connect your device memory on computer using data cable and copy the downloaded files. Make sure to store them in the card root, not any folders.
  • Switch off Note 2 and disconnect from computer.
  • Boot in to the recovery mode by pressing and holding Volume Down andPower buttons simultaneously.
  • Perform a full data wipe operation now by going to wipe data/factory reset and confirm the operation. Go to wipe cache partition to clear the cache and then from main menu, go to Advance > Wipe dalvik cache.
  • Next, from sdcard select install zip from sdcard followed by choose zip from Sdcard. Find the CleanROM jelly bean zip file and confirm its installation.
  • When the ROM installation completes successfully, repeat the above step for installing the GApps package.
  • After the installation is finished, go to +++++Go Back+++++ and reboot the Note 2 by selecting reboot system now from the recovery menu.

That’s it. Your Samsung Galaxy Note 2 is running the amazingly stable and performance-focused CleanROM. Welcome to the party!

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