26 May 2015

Install resurrection remix custom rom on samsung galaxy tab 3 SM-T311

Samsung galxy tab 3 8.0 SM-T311 is a mid range tablet from samsung with exynos 4212 chipset clocked at 1.5 Ghz dual core with mali 400 gpu.It has 1.5gb of ram with 16 or 32 gb internal storage  expandable up to 64 gb with micro sdcard slot.Primary camera on the device is 5mp shooter which can record videos upto 720 at 30 frames per second while the secondary camera is 1.3mp.Device has a screen size of 8 inches with 800x1280 resolution resulting in a pixel density of 189.It has android 4.2.2 jellybean os on board and finally it is powered by a 4450 mah li-ion non removable battery.

Since it has a samsung touch wiz user interface it lags a lot with that mid range specs and some time its too annoying that you would go for a custom rom instead.If your tablet has a model number SM-T311 then we have resurrection remix rom for you.

As this tablet comes in 3 different variants you have to make sure that you are using a samsung galaxy tab 3 with model number SM-T311 before flashing resurrection remix rom on this tablet.To check your device model number first.To do this go to settings and then head over to about device and you will find your tablet  model number and confirm it as SM-T311.This is tablet is also called as "lt013g"

Install resurrection remix custom rom on samsung galaxy tab 3 SM-T311:

resurrection remix rom on samsung galaxy tab 3 SM-T311 lt013g

  • Charge your tablet to at least 80% so that you don't run into any problems.
  • Backup all your apps and data on your tablet to external sdcard or computer as flashing resurrection remix rom will erase all the app data on your device including contacts.
  • Enable usb debugging on your tablet.Of course you dont need to do this for sure but enable it.
  • Download resurrection remix rom and gapps if you need them.
  • You must have a custom recovery installed on your tablet.

About resurrection rom:

This Resurrection remix rom which your are about to flash on galaxy tab 3 sm-t311 is a android 5.1.1 lollipop which  is based on cyanogenmod,slim,omni and original remix roms.So you can all the best features of other roms included in this rom along with performance and a decent battery life.
Features of this rom:

  • Navigation bar tweaks: You can enable disable or navigation bar and also you can adjust the size of navigation bar.Navigation ring included toggles to in case of quick access just swipe from bottom of screen and you can access apps which you have set.
  • Status bar tweaks: Status bar has lot of tweaks which include a brightness slider.Slide in status bar to adjust brightness of the screen.Various tweaks are available to carrier label too like color and switch.Quick and smart pull down are also present.Battery icon too has tweaks.
  • Gesture anywhere: This basically lets to open any app at any time(while using other apps) with just a gesture.You have to set the gestures and use them.

  • Recent panel mods: Stock recent panel do not have an option to clear all the apps at once.In this rom you a button to clear apps and can even set the position of the button.
  • App circle Bar:Swiping from the left or right edges of the screen an app bar pops up and you can choose what app you want to launch.This is great way of multitasking.
  • Lock screen mods: This includes placing of 5 shortcuts on lock screen and also set targets for the slider.
  • Theme enigne: Theme engine is from the cyanogenmod custom rom which basically changes the look user interface from lock screen  to ring tones all the way up to boot animations.The speciality of the theme engine is the ability to choose individual elements of every theme you have installed.So you like the ring tons and wallpapers of one theme and icons of other theme then you can have them at a time.Just open the theme chooser and you will understand how to do it.
These are some of the features of the resurrection remix rom and you can explore more features by flashing this custom on  samsung galaxy tab 3 sm-t311.
Flash resurrection remix rom using twrp or CWm recovery:
  1. Download resurrection remix lollipop rom lt013g and transfer it to sdcard or internal storage of device.
  2. Power of the device completely.
  3. Press volume up,power button and home key simultaneously and once you see boot loader screen release buttons.
  4. Using volume down as a navigation button move to recovery and click on power button to confirm action.
  5. Once you are in twrp or CWM recovery backup existing rom first.It might about 5 minutes for backup to complete.
  6. Wipe data,cache and dalvik cache.You may not need to wipe system.
  7. Flash ROM and then gapps.
  8. Reboot to system.Wait at least 20 minutes for initial boot to complete and once done you can explore ROM features.

Final words on RR rom on galaxy tab 3 SM-T311:

This is a simple tutorial guiding you to install resurrection remix rom on sasmung galaxy tab 3 SM-T311 (lt013g)..As this rom is meant only for this variant of the tablet don't try to flash it on other variants as it might cause lot of errors or even soft brick it.As this rom is still in alpha there may be more bugs than expected.If you facing any issues while flashing this rom then you can contact us by commenting here in the comment section or through our facebook page.
Install resurrection remix custom rom on samsung galaxy tab 3 SM-T311 Reviewed by Radha Krishna on 15:59 Rating: 5 Samsung galxy tab 3 8.0 SM-T311 is a mid range tablet from samsung with exynos 4212 chipset clocked at 1.5 Ghz dual core with mali 400 gpu...

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