Thunderztech.com brought an amazing news for the owner of Samsung Galaxy S5. Now you can transform your Galaxy S5 in to Galaxy Note 7 by adopting it’s latest Grace UX interface for your Galaxy S5, thanks to a recognized developer at XDA for modifying the Note 7 firmware and made it available for Galaxy S5. Just install the Stock Galaxy Note 7 Grace UX ported ROM on Galaxy S5 and experience the feel of Note 7 on your device. The Galaxy Note 7 Grace UX stock ROM for Galaxy S5 carries all the latest features pre-installed the Note 7 firmware but you can also visit the Developer’s page for more information about stability of Note 7 ROM.
The process is very simple as we have already posted guides on the AOSP builds for several other devices, you can have an overview of them and in this tutorial we are going to follow the same process. Just go ahead and install the Stock Galaxy Note 7 Grace UX ported ROM on Galaxy S5.
How to install Galaxy Note 7 Grace UX ROM on Galaxy S5 via stock ported ROM
Before you Begin:
Disclaimer: This tutorial includes multiple operations including Custom Rom, custom recovery etc. Follow the guide on your own risk, we are not responsible if you brick or damage your device however the chances of bricking a device are rare but you have to pay full attention on the complete guide to avoid any issues and difficulties while performing any of the above mentioned operation.
- Please ensure your phone battery should be charged at minimum 80%
- Download Samsung USB drivers
- Your device should have a working TWRP or visit our recovery section and choose your device.
Process to install Galaxy Note 7 Grace UX ROM on Galaxy S5 via Ported ROM
Connect your device to your PC and copy the ROM zip file on your device storage.
Turn of your device and boot into TWRP custom Recovery menu by the hardware keys combination or using any third party app (Mostly found in Play store).
Once your device enters into TWRP recovery, create a Nandroid backup of your device or follow our guide to create a Nandroid backup (this will create a backup of your complete device including current firmware) if something goes wrong you can restore your previous firmware.
Once the Nandroid process completes, tap on “Wipe” and then swipe the slider from left to right to begin the wipe process (This will reset your device to factory)
Now it’s the time to flash the Galaxy Note 7 Grace UX ROM in your device. Choose install and navigate to the folder in which you have copied the Marshmallow ROM zip file
Swipe across the slider to confirm install, wait for a few minutes till the file is completely installed on your device.
Once completed reboot your device.
If your device is taking longer then 7-10 minutes then follow this guide to to fix this issue
That’s it! You have successfully installed Stock Galaxy Note 7 Grace UX ported ROM on Galaxy S5 via stock ported ROM. If you have any query feel free to contact us by posting your queries in the below provided comment section. Follow us on Facebook/Twitter/Google+ for future update.