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Install Custom ROM CM12 Resurrection Remix on Galaxy Note 2 N7100

Here is how to install Custom ROM CM12 Resurrection Remix on Galaxy Note 2 N7100. Samsung Galaxy Note 2 N7100 can now be updated to the latest Android 5.0.2 Lollipop based CM12 ROM, Resurrection Remix ROM. This custom ROM is based on the popular CyanogenMod 12 and some features from other firmwares. So it has all of the CM12 features that brings the latest update to Galaxy Note 2. Thanks to the XDA Developers for releasing this ROM and you can install it on Galaxy Note 2 GT-N7100 devices. Many users have tested the Custom ROM CM12 Resurrection Remix on Galaxy Note 2 and found it positive without reporting software related issues and bugs.

The Resurrection Remix ROM is a highly-stable release which comes with stock Android Lollipop features to Galaxy Note 2 that will make the device run faster to increase its performance, optimizations and battery life. You can easily update Galaxy Note 2 N7100 to Custom ROM CM12 Resurrection Remix by following the given step by step guide.

Custom ROM CM12 Resurrection Remix

Please note that Resurrection Remix ROM is not officially released by Samsung, but is developed by third-party developers which will need a custom recovery like ClockworkMod to be installed in order to flash this ROM and Google Apps .zip files on your device.

Custom ROM CM12 Resurrection Remix Details:

Custom ROM CM12 Resurrection Remix is based on Android 5.0.2 Lollipop and has a lot of new features. Here’s a list of its features:

  • Statusbar clock customization + second + fonts
  • Network traffic monitor
  • Toast animations
  • Add changelog
  • Listview animations
  • LCD Density
  • Add Weather display to status bar header
  • Quick unlock
  • Overall Speed up system
  • Brand new music and audio fx app from cyanogen
  • Included all cm 12 features


This guide is only working with the Galaxy Note 2 GT-N7100 (International Variant) only. You can check the model number of your device from Settings > About Phone


AndroidBlog will not responsible for any kind of damage or mishap during or after the installation process of this ROM. Proceed at your own risk.


  • It is highly recommended to take a proper backup of your current data using a custom recovery like CWM or TWRP to make a full image of the existing setup on the device.
  • Make sure that you have properly installed USB Drivers on your PC for Samsung Galaxy Note 2 N7100.
  • Enable USB Debugging Mode on your phone by navigating to Settings > Developer Options.
  • The Galaxy Note 2 should rooted and have a custom recovery (ClockworkMod recovery / TWRP recovery).
  • The bootloader of your phone must be unlocked.
  • Don’t forget to check the battery level of your phone, it must be charged above 70% to prevent unexpected shutdowns while installing ROM.

Required Files:

Update Galaxy Note 2 to Custom ROM CM12 Resurrection Remix Android 5.0.2 Lollipop:

Follow these given instructions to install Resurrection Remix Android 5.0.2 Lollipop on Galaxy Note 2 N7100. Read all the steps below carefully.

1:- First of all, download CyanogenMod 12 Android 5.0 custom ROM ( on the desktop of your PC for Galaxy Note 2.

2:- Now plug your device to the PC using its USB data cable and mount USB mass storage of the phone.

3:- Transfer the Resurrection Remix ROM .zip file (downloaded from the above link) to the root folder of your SD Card on the phone.

4:- Disconnect the Galaxy Note 2 from the PC and turn it off.

5:- Next, get your device into Recovery Mode. Turn On the device while pressing and holding Volume Up + Home + Power buttons altogether.

6:- Once your device enters into CWM Recovery, perform:

  • Full data wipe →  Wipe Data/Factory Reset.
  • Wipe Cache Partition
  • Advanced → Wipe Dalvik Cache

7:- Go back to the main menu of recovery and choose Install Zip from SD card.

8:- Click Choose Zip fromSD card and find Resurrection Remix ROM .zip file which you’ve already transferred to the root folder of your SD Card. Confirm and start the ROM installation process on the next screen.

9:- Install Google Apps (Gapps) on your phone by repeating the above steps.

10:- After installing the ROM and Google Apps on your Galaxy Note 2, navigate to “+++++Go Back+++++” and from the Recovery menu, select Reboot System Now.

Your device will be restarted now and it will take about 4 to 5 minutes while booting up for the 1st time after installation.

Done! You’ve successfully installed CM12 based Resurrection Remix Android 5.0.2 Lollipop custom ROM on Samsung Galaxy Note 2 N7100.

Let us know in the comments section below if you have any query or issue while updating your Galaxy Note 2 to the latest Resurrection Remix custom ROM.


Aamir Jamal

An Android Geek and audiophile who love to read and write reviews/tutorials about gadgets and new tech stuff. He has written 1007 guides and other posts.

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  1. The instructions u have is really appreciated i already intalled it .. But i want to go again in stock 4.4.2 i have downloaded the rom already .. So my question is is it safe to go 5.0.1 to 4.4.2 via odin

  2. my phone has already twrp recovery so can i install this rom using twrp recovery?
    and please tell me steps to create an image of my current setup..
    expecting a reply asap

  3. Music FX shouldnt FC anymore Volume should be louder Keyboard will now work from first boot on clean install Cyanogenmod updates.

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