[How To] Install AOKP ROM (Android 4.4.2) on the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 LTE (N7105)

The Samsung Galaxy Note 2 LTE received the official Android 4.3 update a couple of months back. The update included new features such as Samsung Knox security suite, new lockscreen, new S voice, some UI updates and most importantly the support for Samsung Galaxy Gear. However, as Android 4.4 was already launched by Google before that, many users were eager to try out the new Android OS rather than Android 4.3. And so the Android Open Kang Project (AOKP) team have developed their Android 4.4.2 based ROM for the device which lets users experience the latest Android KitKat OS.

The Galaxy Note 2 is the highly successful predecessor to the Galaxy Note 3 phablet. Launched in 2012, the Galaxy Note 2 had a 5.5″ Super AMOLED display, 1.6 GHz Quad-Core Exynos 4412 processor, 2 GB RAM, 16/32/64 GB internal memory, 8 MP Rear Camera, 1.9 MP Front Camera and originally ran on Android 4.1.1. We had previously seen how to install the Android 4.3 based AOKP ROM on this device. Let us now see the steps involved in installing the Android 4.4 based AOKP ROM on it.

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[How To] Install CyanogenMod 10.2 ROM on the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 LTE (N7105)

The CyangoenMod 10.2 ROM is being made available for many devices as soon as possible with the launch of the next Android version looming ahead. This latest build of the ROM allows users to run Android 4.3 on their devices. Thus users that are still waiting for an official Android update from the manufacturers of their devices can install this ROM to experience it.

The Note 2 was Samsung’s second device in the Note phablet series. Launched last year, it had a 5.5″ Super AMOLED display, 1.6 GHz Quad-Core Exynos 4412 processor, 2 GB RAM, 16/32/64 GB internal memory, 8 MP Rear Camera, 1.9 MP Front Camera and Android 4.1.1 later upgradable to 4.1.2. We have previously seen how to install this ROM on the Galaxy Note 2 (N7100). Let us now proceed in installing it on the Galaxy Note 2 LTE (N7105).

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[How To] Install PACman ROM (Android 4.3) on Samsung Galaxy Note 2 LTE (N7105)

The PACman ROM packs all the vital features from the Paranoid Android ROM, the AOKP ROM and the CyanogenMod ROM. It also includes some features from Slim Bean, Rootbox and Carbon. It basically tries to cover the much needed features required for a ROM that are open source. As a result, it is one of the most widely used ROMs in the Android community.

The Galaxy Note 2 is the predecessor to the recently launched Galaxy Note 3 phablet from Samsung. The Galaxy Note 2 N7105 is the LTE version of the Galaxy Note 2. It featured a 1.6 GHz Quad-Core Exynos 4412 processor with 2 GB RAM, 16/32/64 GB of internal memory with an option to increase it more via SD card, a powerful 3100 mAh removable battery and 8 MP camera. We have already seen how to install this ROM on the Galaxy Note 2 (N7100). Let us now see the steps involved in installing it on the Galaxy Note 2 LTE (N7105).

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[How To] Install AOKP (Android 4.3) ROM on the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 LTE (N7105)

The latest Android Open Kang Project (AOKP) ROMs are now available on their website for various devices. Codenamed jb-mr2, these ROMs are the Android 4.3 ROMs from the AOKP team. The AOKP ROMs have been favored by users especially for the plenty of customizing options that it offer. And the team have developed the new ROM keeping this in mind thus providing the same along with Android 4.3 for the users.

The Samsung Galaxy Note 2, launched last year after the huge success of the Galaxy Note, originally ran on Android 4.1.1 along with Samsung’s TouchWiz UI. Sticking to its phablet image, it had a huge 5.5 inch screen and the S-Pen, a stylus to be used for performing on-screen actions. Just like its forerunner, it turned out to be a highly successful device leading to the launch of its successor, the Galaxy Note 3.

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