How to install Android 5.0 Lollipop on Samsung Galaxy S2
In this tutorial, we’ll know how to install Android 5.0 Lollipop on Samsung Galaxy S2 using an CyanogenMod 12 custom Rom. There are few more Lollipop based custom Roms are available but most of them are bit unstable and many bugs. However, after many builds, the 11th build of this CyanogenMod 12 Rom, most of the major bugs have been removed and stability has been regulated best for daily usage.
The only bug in this Rom is that in stock camera, HD video recording is not working. To make up for this issue, you can simply use any other camera app to make this function work. If you are looking to update your Samsung Galaxy S2 to Android 5.0 Lollipop operating system, feel free to install this Rom and have latest Android OS on your device. The CyangenMod 12 Rom for Samsung Galaxy S2 includes all stock applications along with powerful apps and features of CyanogenMod and much more.
Please read all the pre-requisites mentioned below and prepare your device accordingly. This Rom has been specifically ported for Samsung Galaxy S2 and meant nothing for any other mobile. Installing on different handset would load to brick or damage it.
Remember, everything stored under the phone’s memory would be removed. Make sure to save all the important data to some safe place. Visit our : Android Back up guide. To install this Rom, make sure you that you’ve installed latest CWM Recovery on your device as without it, it would not possible to install this Rom. Visit here to install CWM Recovery on your device.