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Update Galaxy Note N7000 to Android 4.1.1 AOKP Jelly Bean Build 4 Custom Firmware

Galaxy Note N7000 is one of the devices that have received the latest official AOKP release which brings some new features and several fixes to the old bugs. You can easily update Galaxy Note N7000 to Android 4.1.1 AOKP Jelly Bean Build 4 custom firmware using the tutorial below.

In this tutorial, we will guide you through the process of how to install Android 4.1.1 AOKP Jelly Bean Build 4 on Galaxy Note N7000 with complete steps. Please backup your data as this tutorial will wipe everything from your Galaxy Note using CWM recovery. Your tablet should be rooted and ClockworkMod recovery should be installed.

Update Galaxy Note N7000 to Android 4.1.1 AOKP Jelly Bean Build 4 Custom Firmware 7

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 πŸ˜‰

UPDATE: AOKP Build 5 based on Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean is now available. Read the tutorial here!

Features of Android 4.1.1 AOKP Jelly Bean Build 4:

  • Custom NavBar Ring on tablets
  • Force dual panel view on any device
  • Flip or shake your device to snooze/dismiss the alarm (check alarm settings)
  • Take screenshot from NavBar
  • Enabled USB mass storage emulation for certain devices (i9*)

Make sure you have installed all your USB drivers for the Samsung Galaxy Note to connect it with the computer. Download Galaxy Note 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 β€” 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 S3 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 Note to Android 4.1.1 AOKP Jelly Bean Build 4 custom firmware.

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Haris Nadeem

He lives on everything Android; has countless devices, apps and games to play with everyday. Currently serving as the Chief Editor at Team Android.