[How to] Install Official CM 13 (Android 6.0.1) on Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0

Galaxy Note 8.0 has an 8.0″ diplay. It shares a lot of internal hardware with the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1. It features the Samsung Exynos 4412 processor with a 1280 x 800 screen resolution, although the Note 8.0 has a slightly higher clock speed and ppi. It has 5MP camera. At the time of its release, it ran on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean.

Galaxy Note 8.0 is more than 2 years old. So Samsung wont provide official Android Marshmallow support. But you can install Android Marshmallow on it using CM 13 ROM. This ROM will update Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 (GSM) to Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow. A detailed guide is given below.

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[How to] Install CM 12.1 (Android 5.1.1) on Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 (WiFi)

Galaxy Note 8.0 has an 8.0″ diplay. It shares a lot of internal hardware with the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1. It features the Samsung Exynos 4412 processor with a 1280 x 800 screen resolution, although the Note 8.0 has a slightly higher clock speed and ppi. It has 5MP camera. At the time of its release, it ran on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean.

Previously, we saw how to install CM 12 ROM on Galaxy Note 8.0. Since then, CyanogenMod team have created CM 12.1 ROM which will update the device to Android 5.1.1. If you want to install it on Note 8.0, follow the guide below.

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[How to] Install CM 12 (Android 5.0.2) on Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 (WiFi)

Galaxy Note 8.0 has an 8.0″ diplay. It shares a lot of internal hardware with the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1. It features the Samsung Exynos 4412 processor with a 1280 x 800 screen resolution, although the Note 8.0 has a slightly higher clock speed and ppi. It has 5MP camera. At the time of its release, it ran on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean.

Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 has not received the Android Lollipop update from Samsung yet. However it can be updated to Lollipop via the CM 12 custom ROM. Previously we saw how to install CM 12 on Xperia Tablet Z. Same process is to be followed for the Galaxy Note 8.0. Follow the detailed guide given below.

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[How to] Install CM 11 (Android 4.4.4) on Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 (GSM)

Samsung Galaxy Noye 8.0 is the smaller version of the Galaxy Note 10.0 but has somewhat similar specs. It is powered by 1.6GHz Samsung Exynos 4412 processor, has a screen resolution of 1280 x 800 pixels, 2 GB of RAM, 16 GB internal memmory and a 5 MP rear camera. It originally ran on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean.

CyanogenMod team have developed the CM 11 custom ROM for this device which will give this device a more Nexus-like feel and performance. Also this ROM runs on the latest Android 4.4.4 OS i.e KitKat. The ROM is still in the development stages but it can be used for day to day purposes. Follow the instructions given below to install CM 11 on Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0.

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[How to] Disable Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 Capacitive Keys

Galaxy Note 8.0

Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 has some similarities with the Galaxy Note 10.1. Both devices feature the Samsung Exynos 4412 processor and share a 1280 x 800 screen resolution, although the Note 8.0 has a slightly higher clock speed and ppi. Galaxy Note 8.0 runs on the Android Jellybean 4.1 OS and has 2 GB of RAM.

Once the device is rooted, the user can perform various mods and tweaks on the Samsung Galaxy note 8.0. XDA developers have come up with one such tweak that will disable the capacitive keys on the Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0. Once it is performed, the capacitive keys will only work with the use of S-Pen.
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