Thanks to the release of the TeamUB custom ROM for Galaxy Note 2 N7100. The Galaxy Note 2 N7100 users can now taste the latest Android 5.1.1 Lollipop experience on their device. This AOKP based Android 5.1.1 Lollipop TeamUB ROM brings a host of awesome features and optimisations. Many users have tested this ROM and according to them; it’s a very stable, fast and smooth. This ROM also supports AOKP network traffic indicator, system animations and much more as well as providing you with OTA updates, so there is no need to flash the ROM everytime a new update is released.
If you are interested in getting TeamUB based Android 5.1.1 Lollipop on your Note 2 then follow the given guide to install Android 5.1.1 Lollipop on your Galaxy Note 2 N7100 with TeamUB custom firmware with cool optimisations to enjoy fast and smooth Android UI experience. Please note that this is a custom ROM which is developed by the third-party developers, not officially released by Samsung. You’ll need a custom recovery like CWM or TWRP in order to install the ROM and Google Apps zipped files on your device.
Before going ahead to the installation guide, check out the main features ported into the Android 5.1.1 TeamUB ROM:
Android 5.1.1 TeamUB Custom ROM Features:
- OTA updates
- Centre clock
- Battery percent in the status bar
- Network traffic indicator
- Date settings
- Listview animations
- AOKP System animations
- Lockscreen Shortcuts
- Quick settings Customization
- Heads up notifications
- Proximity speaker
- Performance settings
- Network Traffic
- App circle sidebar
- Clock fonts
- Battery styles
- Wakelock blocker
- DSLV controller
- Statusbar ticker
- Apps to SD
- Nav Bar height
- Status bar double tap to sleep
- Custom notification lights
- Recent Panel settings
- Privacy options
- Fluid interface
- Best battery improvements
- All latest CM commits
This guide containing the Android 5.1.1 Lollipop based TeamUB ROM and instructions are meant for the Galaxy Note 2 bearing model number GT-N7100 (International Model) only. Do not try to install this firmware on any other device or incorrect variant, as a result, it might brick your device. Check the model number of your device first from Settings > About Phone
DroidGuides will not be held responsible for any kind of damage occurred to your Galaxy Note 2 GT-N7100 during or after the installation of Android 5.1.1 Lollipop with TeamUB custom ROM. Proceed at your own risk.
- Make sure that the battery level of your Note 2 is at least about 80% before proceeding to the installation guide.
- Download and install proper USB Drivers for the Note 2 on PC.
- It is highly recommended to take a proper backup of your important data and settings on the phone using a custom recovery such as CWM or TWRP. In case anything goes wrong then you’ll be able to restore your data.
- Enable USB Debugging Mode on Note 2 N7100 from Settings > Developer Options.
- The Note 2 should be rooted with the latest version of CWM or TWRP recovery installed.
- The bootloader of your phone should be unlocked.
- Download Android 5.1.1 based TeamUB custom ROM
- Download Google Apps
Steps to Install Android 5.1.1 TeamUB Lollipop custom ROM on Galaxy Note 2 GT-N7100:
Follow the step-by-step instructions to install the latest Lollipop based TeamUB ROM on your Galaxy Note 2 N7100:
1:- Download the TeamUB Android 5.1.1 ROM (cm-12.1-20150422-n7100.zip) and Google Apps package from the above links on the desktop of your PC. Do not extract these files.
2:- Now, connect your Galaxy Note 2 N7100 to the PC using its USB data cable.
3:- Move the TeamUB Android 5.1.1 ROM and Google Apps zipped files to the root folder of SD card on your phone.
4:- Now, disconnect the device from the PC and turn it OFF in order to boot into Recovery Mode.
5:- Turn ON the Galaxy Note 2 while pressing and holding Volume Up + Home + Power buttons altogether for a while until the device enters into Recovery Mode.
6:- Go back to the main recovery menu and perform a full data wipe. This includes Dalvik cache, Cache, System, Factory data reset.
7:- Go back the main Recovery menu and choose install zip from sdcard > choose zip from sdcard.
8:- Find the ROM file that you’ve already transferred to the root folder of your SD Card in Step No 3. Select the TeamUB ROM .zip file and proceed the installation process.
9:- Once the ROM is successfully installed on your Galaxy Note 2, install Google Apps package by following the same procedure as given above.
10:- After the installation of TeamUB Android 5.1.1 custom ROM and Google Apps, select reboot system now to reboot the Galaxy Note 2 N7100.
It will take about 5 minutes to boots up for the first time after installing ROM on your phone.
Done! You have successfully updated Galaxy Note 2 GT-N7100 to the latest Android 5.1.1 Lollipop with TeamUB custom ROM.