Galaxy Y Duos S6102 users have got treat from Android developers in the form Android 4.4 KitKat based Custom ROM. Honestly speaking, this smartphone is very old and Samsung is right by not releasing official KitKat firmware for it. Kudos to the developers who are keeping Galaxy Y Duos alive by making KitKat based custom ROM for it.
Today we will teach you how to install Android 4.4 KitKat Custom ROM on Galaxy Y Duos S6102. If you are ready to proceed, then follow the simple steps below and update your phone.
Key Features of Android 4.4.2 KitKat for Galaxy Y Duos S6102
- Based on Android 4.4.4 KitKat
- Make sure your Galaxy Y Duos S6102 is at least 75% or charged.
- Ensure that you have complete backup of all your important data.
- Make sure USB debugging is enabled on your smartphone.
- Your Galaxy Y Duos S6102 should be rooted with CWM recovery installed on it.
- Please ensure that you have latest Galaxy Y Duos S6102 drivers installed on your computer.
How to Install Android 4.4 KitKat on Galaxy Y Duos S6102
Step 1: Download the Android 4.4 KitKat custom ROM and CWM file. When downloading is finished, place the zip files on your desktop.
Step 2: Connect your Galaxy Y Duos S6102 to your computer and transfer the download zip files to your phone SD card.
Step 3: Turn Off your phone and boot it to recovery mode. For that, press and hold “Volume Down + Power Home” buttons simultaneously.
Step 4: In recovery mode, first tap on “wipe data factory reset” option to perform a factory reset. Once this is completed, go to advanced options and select “wipe the cache” followed by “dalvik cache” options to clear the cache.
Step 5: After that, select “Apply Update from SD card” option and choose the copied CWM file. Now again, perform data and cache wipe operations like you did in previous step. Once done, go to “Mount and Storage” and use following: Mount/data, /sdcard. /system. After that, use format/data. /cache, /system. At last try this: mount/data, /cache, /system.
Step 6: Go back to main recovery menu and select “Install zip from sd card” followed by “choose zip from SD card” and select the ROM zip file you have transferred to SD card in Step 1. Once ROM flashing is completed, repeat the same step for GAPPS.
Once the installation is completed, go back to main recovery menu and reboot your phone. For the first time, your phone might take longer than normal time but don’t worry as it will be only for the first time.