There was disappointment all over when Samsung decided that it was time to put an end to support this device. The Core i8262 users had no chances to experience the Lollipop flavor on their device. But good news is xda developer did hard work and make many stable ROMs for this smartphone. In this article we will share all the stable custom roms for galaxy core Duos.
Lineage OS 13
As CyanogenMod is dead and now the same team gave birth to new Lineage OS. Unofficial Lineage os builds Lineage OS 13.0 is now available for Samsung Galaxy Core (GT-I8262). If you want to taste the full sweetness of Marshmallow 6.0.1, then you should definitely try Lineage OS. This has a huge incremental and feature on this update all credit goes to mujeebulhasan, for this ROM.
IT brings you a feature which saves a lot of battery on your phone called Doze mode. This feature will keep your phone idle while you dont use the phone. Marshmallow primarily focuses on improving the overall user experience of Lollipop, and introduced unique features like Now On Tap, new permissions architecture, a new power management system, Native Fingerprint support, and other internal changes.
Bugs : Video recording and Bluetooth
Download Lineage OS 13 ROM zip
Android Marshmallow GAPPS
Cynogenmod 13 ROM
Cynogenmos 13 based on Marshmallow 6.0.1 has a lot of features such as Cyanogenmod Launcher, Themes, Notifications, Lock screen, Buttons, System Profiles, Status Bar, Privacy, etc. Thanks to mujeebulhasan for this build, some bugs present in this rom such as camera and Bluetooth not working hope it will be fixed in next update.
Cynogenmod 13 ROM zip
Cosmic Rom Zip
Cosmic 2 Rom
Custom ROM Cosmic 2 is a Great Mixture of Lollipop Framework on Jellybean Platform abhi922 tried Best to deliver this Android 5.0 Themed Rom. He ported it from various CM11/CM12 themes and Some Xposed themed.
Lollipop Cosmic 2 Rom zip
Pac ROM zip
CyanogenMod is a discontinued open-source operating system for mobile devices, based on the Android mobile platform. Thanks to Theprofessionals for porting this ROM on Galaxy core GT-I8262 as well as 8260. Enjoy Android Kitkat 4.4.4 on your phone
ROM zip Cynogenmod 11
- TWRP Recovery should be installed on your device.
- Take Nandroid Backup of your current Rom via TWRP Recovery before installing any ROM.
- Charge your phone atleast up to 50% bfore any installations.
Before doing the methods, I just want to warn you that , if you don’t read the steps and do something wrong can brick your device. So be careful I’m not responsible for any damage
Install Galaxy Core Custom Rom using Custom Recovery
- Download the ROM and other required files and save it on your device.
- Now Boot your device into TWRP Recovery mode
- Do a Wipe>Wipe cache, Dalvik cache and data and swipe to confirm it.
- Now, Go to Install and locate the ROM zip file & swipe to Install the ROM file.
- After the process completes, install any other mentioned zip file for that particular Rom.
- Finally, wipe cache & Dalvik cache again and Reboot your device.
If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to drop a comment. Thank You All!