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Update Galaxy S3 I9300 to Android 6.0.1 with Ressurrection Remix Marshmallow Custom ROM

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You can now Update I9300 to with Resurrection Remix Custom ROM. Resurrection Remix is here to rescue all Samsung Galaxy S3 I9300 with Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow updates. Improved navigation bar, customization options, visible status bar, weather updates and excitingly improved animations and vivacious colors are there to capture user’s attention. Android stopped releasing the updates for Galaxy S3 but these steps will make you flash the latest updates on your Galaxy S3 without any hesitation. All in a nutshell is that this time Resurrection remix did a brilliant job in releasing Marshmallow update for Samsung Galaxy S3.

Funky as it may sound but have faith that Resurrection Remix is actually a Marshmallow update rather than a groovy soundtrack of a rock band. Promise of giving to enable the users to personalize and customize their apps and software and various device functions for efficient and smooth working. Following the tutorial and getting RR update will improve your user experience for sure. The tutorial below will guide you on How to Update Galaxy S3 I9300 to Android 6.0.1 with Ressurrection Remix Marshmallow Custom ROM. Before you proceed towards the tutorial, there are some important things that you should consider to make sure the process goes smoothly and without any difficulty. Take a look at them after the jump!

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Samsung Galaxy S3 I9300 Drivers:

You’ll be connecting your device to the Computer, so it is recommended that you have installed the latest USB drivers for Samsung Galaxy S3 I9300 properly. For those who do not have done it already, download the USB Drivers from the link below and then proceed with the tutorial.

Make a Backup of Samsung Galaxy S3 I9300:

It is recommended that you make a full backup of your device before proceeding with this guide on How to Update Galaxy S3 I9300 to Android 6.0.1 with Ressurrection Remix Marshmallow Custom ROM. Anything can go wrong during the process, so you can later on restore your device to current state. Just follow the tutorials listed below in order to fully backup your device:

Pre-Tutorial Stuff:

  • This guide is only for Samsung Galaxy S3 I9300, DO NOT try this on any other device or else you’ll end up bricking it!
  • Make sure your Samsung Galaxy S3 I9300 is Rooted and has ClockworkMod or TWRP Custom recovery installed. We’ll go with the ClockworkMod in this tutorial.
  • Your device must be at least 70% charge to prevent turning off in the middle and increasing the chances of bricking it.
  • Make sure USB Debugging is enabled. -> Go to Settings > Developer Options > Turn On USB Debugging. If the Developer Options do not show up in your settings, go to About, scroll down and tap on Build Number seven times and a Message will pop up saying that You are a Developer now! Go back to Settings and you’ll have the Developer Options now.

How to Update Galaxy S3 I9300 to Android 6.0.1 with Ressurrection Remix Marshmallow Custom ROM

Step 1: Download the following files:

  1. ResurrectionRemix-M-v5.6.4-20160223-i9300.zip
  2. Download GApps

Step 2: After that, connect your device with your computer with the help of the USB cable and move the downloaded files to your device.

Step 3: Unplug your device and then turn it off.

Step 4: When it is turned off, boot it in to Recovery Mode by pressing and holding Volume Up + Home + Power Button simultaneously.

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Step 5: When your device successfully boots into recovery mode, create a Nandroid backup by going to Advanced > Backup and Restore > Backup to /sdcard.

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Step 6: Now clean up the storage system of your device; so, just select wipe data/factory reset as show in the image below.

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Note: The CWM Recovery in your device may not be as same as shown in the images here. However, functions are almost the same in every version of CWM Recovery.

Step 7: After that, select install zip from the recovery menu.

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Step 8: Followed by choose zip from sd card and select the zip file that you downloaded in Step 1. Installation will start.

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Step 9: Wait for the installation to complete. Once it is complete, repeat the last 2 steps to flash GApps or Google Apps. Or you can follow the tutorial below:

Step 10: After you’re done with everything, go back to the recovery menu and select wipe cache partition followed by wipe dalvik cache.

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Step 11: In the end, from main menu of recovery select reboot system now.

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Note: First boot will take a bit of time, so just be patient. If your device gets stuck in bootloop, turn it off, boot into recovery mode, perform a factory reset and wipe cache. Then reboot it. Hopefully it will turn on!

That was all! Your Galaxy S3 I9300 will now have Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow Custom ROM, .

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