Install Resurrection Remix Android 5.1 Custom ROM on Galaxy S3 I9300

Developers of Resurrection Remix have been busy releasing their custom ROM to all old and new smartphones that haven’t yet received official Lollipop from their makers. Repeating the same, they released Resurrection Remix Android 5.1 Lollipop custom ROM for Galaxy S3 I9300 that looks much stable than CM12.1.

Android 5.1 Resurrection Remix ROM for S3 I9300

So now enjoy the features like gestures, battery mods, carrier label color, carrier label, brightness slider, time & date etc on your Galaxy S3 I9300, thanks to Resurrection Remix ROM. Our easy to understand guide will help you to install Resurrection Remix Custom ROM based on Android 5.1 Lollipop on your S3 I9300.

Safety Guidelines

  • Make sure your Galaxy S3 I9300 is at least 66% or charged.
  • Ensure that you have complete backup of all your important data.
  • Make sure USB debugging is enabled on your smartphone. [If not, enable from Setting –> Developer Options]
  • Download Samsung USB Drivers and install them on your computer.

Files Required

The Resurrection Remix mentioned in this post belong to its respective developer. We are just covering tutorial to help you in its installation which is well-written and very easy to understand. However if you damage or brick your phone, cannot be held responsible.

How to Update Galaxy S3 I9300 to Android 5.1 Lollipop with Resurrection Remix Custom ROM

Step 1: Download the custom ROM and GAPPS. For easy browsing, place both the downloaded zip files on desktop of your Computer.

Step 2: Connect your Galaxy S3 I9300 to your computer to transfer the download zip files to your phone SD card. [Make sure latest Samsung drivers are installed, otherwise your PC won’t recognize your phone]

Step 3: Turn Off your phone and boot it to recovery mode. [You can’t use touch in recovery mode, so use Volume Up and Down buttons for navigation and Power button for selection]

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: 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.

Step 6: Repeat the above step for Google Apps (GAPPS) installation.

Step 7: Once the installation is completed, go back to main recovery menu by selecting “+++++Go Back+++++” option  and reboot your phone by choosing “reboot system now” option from main menu. For the first time, your phone might take little more time than it usually takes, so don’t be panic as it is normal and will be only for 1st time.

Let us know if you faced any trouble in installation of Resurrection Remix ROM on your S3 I9300.