[How To] Install Custom ROM on the Samsung Galaxy Gear Smartwatch

The Galaxy Gear is Samsung’s Android based smartwatch with a 1.63″ Super AMOLED display , 800 MHz ARM processor, 512 MB RAM, 4 GB internal storage, 1.9 MP camera, Bluetooth 4.0 and a 315 mAh non-removable battery. It originally worked only with the Galaxy Note 3 and Galaxy Note 10.1, but now supports a few more Samsung devices as and when they are updated.

We had previously seen how to install apps on the Galaxy Gear and also how you can root it. Now,what seems to be a huge step in its development, a custom ROM has been developed for it. Built by XDA Senior Member fOmey, the “null ROM” is based on MK7 stock ROM and is rooted and also deodexed and has a lot of customizing options. Follow the below mentioned steps to install the ROM on the Galaxy Gear.

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