If you are not happy with your old ROM and want to test the latest Android Nougat OS on your Samsung Galaxy J7 SM-J700 then we have some good news for all the Samsung Galaxy J7 SM-J700 Owners that a new custom ROM based on the latest Android 7.1.2 Nougat called Resurrection Remix is available for Samsung Galaxy J7 SM-J700 (2015). Now you can test the latest Android 7.1.2 Nougat OS experience on your device before the official stock firmware released. All thanks to the Resurrection Remix team to build this tremendous custom firmware which brings many new features, improvements, and changes for your device. The Resurrection Remix custom ROM comes with all the latest features comes from official Android 7.1.2 Nougat and also brings Lineage OS, AOKP, CM, and other custom ROM features through which you can play and modify your device.
The Android 7.1.2 Nougat firmware is stable, fast and smoothly run on your device. Also, the ROM is combined with the best features of open source ROMs. This ROM is not officially announced by Samsung but just a custom ROM, so you may face some minor bugs but don’t worry they will be fixed soon. Your device must be rooted and have the latest version of a custom recovery like TWRP or CWM (ClockworkMod) pre-installed on Samsung Galaxy J7 in order to install the Resurrection Remix Android 7.1.2 Nougat on your device.
By following this step by step guide, you can update your Samsung Galaxy J7 SM- J700 to Resurrection Remix Android 7.1.2 Nougat custom ROM. This custom firmware is an awesome combination of performance, power, customization and the tons of newest features brought directly to your device. Official stock firmware is good but custom ROMs gives more tweaks, customizations and extra features which is not possible to get in the official firmware. Remember to take a full backup of all your valuable data before proceeding. If you are interested in installing the Resurrection Remix Android 7.1.2 Nougat custom ROM on your Samsung Galaxy J7 SM- J700 then go ahead and follow the given steps.
The Resurrection Remix Android 7.1.2 Nougat custom ROM and instructions given in this guide can be used only for the Galaxy J7 SM- J700. Check the model number of your Galaxy J7 SM- J700 from Settings > About Phone.
Before Getting Started:
- Create a proper backup of all your existing data and settings on the phone before moving on to the installation guide using a recommended custom recovery.
- Enable USB Debugging Mode on the Galaxy J7 by navigating to Settings > Developer Options.
- Verify that you’ve correctly installed the Galaxy J7 SM- J700 USB Drivers on the PC.
- The Galaxy J7 should be rooted with the latest version of the custom recovery like CWM or TWRP installed.
- The bootloader of your J7 must be unlocked.
- Make sure that the battery level of the Galaxy J7 is at least above 80% before going ahead.
Steps to Update Android 7.1.2 Resurrection Remix Nougat on Samsung Galaxy J7 SM- J700:
Step No 1: – First, download Resurrection Remix Android 7.1.2 Nougat custom ROM for Galaxy J7 on the desktop of the PC.
Step No 2: – Plug your device to the PC using its USB data cable and mount its USB memory storage.
Step No 3: – Transfer Resurrection Remix Android 7.1.2 ROM .zip file which you’ve already downloaded from the above link to the root folder of your SD card on the phone.
Step No 4: – Unplug the Galaxy J7 from the PC and power it OFF to boot into Recovery Mode.
Step No 5: – Power ON the device while pressing and holding Volume Up + Home + Power buttons at the same time to enter into Recovery Mode.
Step No 6: – While your device is now in CWM Recovery, perform a wipe data/factory reset, wipe cache partition and wipe Dalvik cache also by navigating to Advanced> Wipe Dalvik Cache.
Note: – Wipe Dalvik cache will help you to prevent boot loops and other errors during ROM installation.
Step No 7: – Go back to the main Recovery Menu and choose to install zip from SD card → choose zip from sd card.
Step No 8: – Navigate to the Resurrection Remix Android 7.1.2 custom ROM .zip file which you’ve already transferred to the SD card of your device previously. Select the ROM .zip file using the Power button and confirm the installation to begin.
Step No 9:- Navigate to +++++Go Back+++++ once the installation is completed. From Recovery Menu, reboot your device by selecting reboot system now.
Your Galaxy J7 SM- J700 will be reset and may take about 4 to 5 minutes to boot for the first time after installation.
Done! You’ve successfully updated Galaxy J7 SM- J700 to the latest Resurrection Remix Android 7.1.2 Nougat ROM.