In this case I would try contacting Samsung support. Phone is pretty slow compared with how it used to be. Check the above download link Step 4: Boot the phone into recovery mode. If I was you I would reconsider. After escalating this issue, they found out the actual problem was with the power button on right side.
Updating your phone is a fairly straightforward process. In the settings there is no update option. My friend was try to reset with these buttons. Same is the case with me. That is the only way to get past the att logo screen.
To read more about this Rom and for installation visit. While the official update of Android 5. They took away the dictionary setting. That will renew your phone that looks cool, updated, and surely, you would like it. To read more about this Rom and for installation visit.
There are no drawbacks as such, but you have to install custom recovery which breaks warranty. Your only other option is to root and flash an unofficial rom to your device. You will have to confirm your choice on the next screen. To boot into recovery, turn your device off then press and hold Volume Up, Home and Power button for few seconds and soon you will see the ClockworkMod Recovery 6. The latest build has introduced the Pixel User Interface.
To read more about this Rom and for installation visit. Moreover, for customization aspects, it is featured with many options. For battery draining issue : Do the factory reset twice after update. Let us know in the comments below. I got kies to reinstall the cable drivers using its help feature and I still have the same problem.
The phone is still running android version 4. Maybe you guys should try to upgrade it with Samsung Kies. Did Sammy do this on purpose? Just because most people do not complain about it does not mean they are ok with their phone being sabotaged. However, picking one of them might confuse you a lot. Deepak Gupta Deepak Gupta dgdeepak000 gmail. Here is a list of features that added to latest ClockworkMod Recovery 6.
Since it is an official build, you can expect lots of improvements, and functionalities. Alternately you could do this using mobile data but this could get expensive if you are not on a data plan with your operator. You can surely use this Rom for daily purpose as it is stable and smooth. Make sure it is highlighted and push the power button until it reboots. And, you can thank the user for sharing this. I updated my samsung galaxy s3 from android 4. The device carries almost similar specs as of Samsung Galaxy S3 with various improvements in both hardware and software.
My texting is now messed up. Place the two downloaded zip files in your device and disconnect the device from computer. The battery drains within half a day, and this is with two new batteries. I like many others have the 4. The lock screen layout is what I hate the absolute most! As a consequence the phones will almost always be put out for sale before the quirks and errors has been taken out of the system. Many people say that the Samsung Galaxy S3 is dead. Feel free to try these Roms and share your experiences, it would be great relief to other users.