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Update Galaxy S3 I9300 to HyperGalaxy XXDLH6 4.1.1 Jelly Bean Custom Firmware

HyperGalaxy XXDLH6 4.1.1 Jelly Bean is now available for the Galaxy S3 I9300 with minimal features. This ROM is trimmed down to a very small size, similar to SlimICS, but with TouchWiz. All the Samsung and Google apps, along with their bloatware has been removed. You can easily flash HyperGalaxy XXDLH6 4.1.1 Jelly Bean on Galaxy S3 I9300 with CWM. Your phone should be rooted and ClockworkMod recovery should be installed.

As you continue reading below, we will guide you through the entire process of how to install CM10 Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean custom ROM on Galaxy S3 I9300 with complete steps. Please make sure you backup all your data as given below because this tutorial will wipe your data. Let’s get to the tutorial now.

Disclaimer: All the tools, mods or ROMs mentioned below belong to their respective owners/developers. We ( or the developers are not to be held responsible if you damage or brick your device. We don’t have you on gun point to try out this tutorial 😉

What you will get:

  • As much bloat taken out as possible, including:
    • Apps
    • Resources
    • Libs
  • Increased battery life due to fewer background processes
  • More free RAM for your RAM-hungry apps
  • Rooted and deodexed

Make sure you have installed all your USB drivers for the Samsung Galaxy S III to connect it with the computer. Download Samsung Galaxy S3 USB drivers! Apart from just the USB drivers, there are a few more things that you need to take care of.

1. You need to enable USB debugging mode. This helps to connect your Android phone with the PC. See here: How to Enable USB Debugging.

2. Your phone battery should be 80-85% charged. If your phone goes off suddenly because of battery, during flashing ROMs or installing mods and updates — your phone might go dead permanently. See here: How to Check Battery Percentage.

3. Backup all your important data that you might need as soon as your flash a new ROM, or make a backup for just in case, you never know when anything might go wrong. See below on how to backup data:

Data can also be backed up using Samsung KIES for their devices, but if you backup data manually, you get more options what top choose from and it is very easy to move data across Android devices from different manufacturers, i.e moving Samsung Galaxy Note backup data to HTC One X.

4. Your phone should be factory unlocked. Additional instructions for locked Android devices will be added in the tutorial for unlocking devices.

Now, let’s proceed with the tutorial on the next page and update Galaxy S3 I9300 to XXDLH6 HyperGalaxy 4.1.1 Jelly Bean custom firmware.