Install Galaxy W I8150 Android 4.1.2 CM10 Jelly Bean Custom ROM

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Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean is now available for the Galaxy W I8150 Android phone. Samsung has no plans to update this phone to the latest Android 4.1 or Android 4.2 Jelly Bean firmware, but the developers community have already ported CyanogenMod 10 on to this phone. Remember, this is a custom ROM, not an official update from Samsung. You can install Android 4.1.2 CM10 Jelly Bean on Galaxy W I8150 using a custom ROM with the tutorial given below.

As you read further, we will guide you through the entire process of how to update Galaxy W I8150 to Android 4.1.2 CM10 Jelly Bean custom firmware using ClockworkMod recovery. Make sure you backup all your data from the tips and tools given below as you will have to wipe everything in order to install this firmware — and don’t forget to read the important pointers given below before proceeding. Let’s get on with the tutorial now.

Android 4.1.2 CM10

Disclaimer: All the custom ROMs and firmwares, official software updates, tools, mods or anything mentioned in the tutorial 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 😉

Android 4.1.2 CM10 Jelly Bean Firmware Details:

NOTE: Since this is a nightly build, make sure you know that after installing this firmware update, your Android device can get FC errors, boot loops, several other bugs, apps might not work or worse, your phone might not boot. To fix, you will have to reinstall stock firmware or any other stable custom ROM.

Samsung Galaxy W USB Drivers

You will need to connect your Android phone with the computer. For that, please make sure you have installed the USB drivers for Samsung Galaxy W properly. If not, you can download the latest official drivers from our Android USB Drivers section here:

Download Samsung Galaxy W USB drivers!

Backup and Other Important Tips

Done with the USB drivers? Perfect. The tutorial is on the next page, but first, please take a look at the following tips and important points you need to take care of. These are important, as we don’t want anyone losing their personal data or apps:

Always backup your important data that you might need after you install a new custom ROM, an official software update or anything else. Make a backup for just in case, you never know when anything might go wrong. See below for some tips on how to backup data:

Samsung users can also back up data using Samsung KIES. If you backup data manually, you get more options what to 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.

If you already have a custom recovery (ClockworkMod, TWRP etc.) installed on your phone, we strongly recommend a backup using that as it creates a complete image of your existing phone set up.

A few more optional tips that you should remember:

1. Having problems connecting your Android phone to the computer? You need to enable USB debugging mode. See here: How to Enable USB Debugging — for Gingerbread, Ice Cream Sandwich and Jelly Bean.

2. Make sure your Android device is charged up to 80-85% battery level. This might help you: How to Check Battery Percentage. Why? Because, if your phone goes off suddenly while installing a custom ROM, flashing an official firmware update or installing mods etc. — your phone might get bricked or go dead permanently. No one wants that, right?

4. Most of the tutorials and how-to guides on Team Android are for factory unlocked Android phones and tablets. We recommend NOT to try our guides if your phone is locked to a carrier, unless we have specified the carrier name or device model.

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All set and ready? Good. Now, let’s proceed with the tutorial on the next page and update Galaxy W I8150 to Android 4.1.2 CM10 Jelly Bean custom firmware.

  • Kevin

    Did it last night. Work like a charm. Even faster than the OAKP 4.1 in which all of the launchers slowed down or even near to freeze and need to close and restarted.

    The only problem that google apps zip didn’t appear on the drawer though it said as installed during recovery process.

    Fixed it by using Gapps 20121011. Love it.!

  • I Install it, and I Found ROM work fine

    only problem I face it with wifi connection, I cant connect with my Router like before

    I Disable WPA protection and make the transmit Free I Face same problem no internet connection with Router.

    I Restore with original software 3.2.6

  • Asim

    I installed the jelly bean on my Galaxy W but its not going beyond the “CyanogenMod” start up screen. Have waited for 30 mins now. Kindly help 🙁

  • gangohy

    please give me any other idea

  • Is there portuguese Brazil language avalaible in this ROM?

  • pat

    Thanks broo you are my hero perfet guide on all google <

  • Shandy Boli

    whether or not the video working on this rom

  • alaa

    when i install whatsapp it said to that this is the custome rom and may cause problem to you but it doesnt install what should i do ?