You can now update your Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini I9190 to Android 7.1.1 Nougat with the latest build of AICP custom ROM. Now you can test the sweetness of Android Nougat on your Galaxy S4 Mini. This latest custom firmware comes with great features and customization like FC Notification Disabler and much more. This latest custom ROM also includes all the features of CM 14.1. The AICP custom ROM is very fast, stable and smoothly running on Galaxy S4 Mini I9190. This is not officially announced by Samsung but just a custom ROM. Make sure that your device must be rooted and installed with the latest version of a custom recovery like TWRP or CWM (ClockworkMod) to flash this AICP custom ROM on Galaxy S4 Mini.
By following this step by step guide you can easily update your Galaxy S4 Mini I9190 to AICP Android 7.1.1 Nougat custom ROM. This amazing AICP custom ROM comes with tonnes of new features and also brings some aftermarket features to play and modify your Galaxy S4 Mini. Before proceeding, don’t forget to take a full backup of all your valuable data. Because while flashing this custom firmware your entire data will be wiped clean. If you are interested in installing AICP Android 7.1.1 Nougat custom ROM to your Galaxy S4 Mini I9190, then go ahead and follow the given steps.
The AICP Android 7.1.1 custom ROM and instructions given in this guide can be used only for the Galaxy S4 Mini I9190. Check the model number of your Galaxy S4 from Settings > About Phone.
Before Getting Started:
- Create a proper backup of all your existing data and settings on the phone before proceeding to the installation guide using a recommended custom recovery.
- Enable USB Debugging Mode on the Galaxy S4 Mini by navigating to Settings > Developer Options.
- Verify that you’ve correctly installed the Galaxy S4 Mini USB Drivers
- The Galaxy S4 Mini should be rooted with the latest version of a custom recovery like CWM or TWRP installed.
- The bootloader of your S4 must be unlocked.
- Make sure that the battery level of the Galaxy S4 Mini is at least above 80% before going ahead.
Steps to Flash Android 7.1.1 AICP Nougat on Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini I9190:
Step No 1: – First, download AICP Android 7.1.1 custom ROM for Galaxy S4 Mini I9190 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 AICP Android 7.1.1 ROM .zip file which you’ve already downloaded from the above links to the root folder of your SD card on the phone.
Step No 4: – Unplug the Galaxy S4 Mini I9190 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 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 while 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 AICP Android 7.1.1 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 S4 Mini I9190 will be rebooted and may take about 4 to 5 minutes to boot for the first time after installation.
Done! You’ve successfully updated Galaxy S4 Mini I9190 to the latest AICP Android 7.1.1 ROM.