Update Galaxy Win GT-I8552 to Android 4.4.2 Kitkat using CM 11 ROM – Guide

Are you still waiting for Android 4.4.2 Kitkat update for your Galaxy Win GT-I8552 Android Smartphone, then don’t as the Samsung is not going to roll out the Android 4.4.2 Kitkat update for Galaxy Win GT-I8552 nor soon or after. So you might be disappointed hearing this, don’t get disappointed as we have brought up a Custom ROM for Galaxy Win GT-I8552. Here in this guide we are going to update Galaxy Win GT-I8552 to Android 4.4.2 Kitkat firmware using CM 11 Custom ROM.

Update Galaxy Win GT-I8552 to Android 4.4.2 Kitkat using CM 11

Before we proceed to update Galaxy Win GT-I8552 to Android 4.4.2 Kitkat firmware using CM 11 ROM, we must follow some set of instructions called pre requisites, so as to prepare Galaxy Win GT-I8552 for the update process and also to avoid it from bricking.

How to update Galaxy Win GT-I8552 to Android 4.4.2 Kitkat firmware using CM 11 ROM:

Download the CM11 Android 4.4.2 Kitkat ROM and Google Apps Package from here to your PC. Copy both the packages to the Root of the SD card and Power off Galaxy Win GT-I8552.Enter into Recovery Mode. To do so, press and hold Volume Up + Home + Power button simultaneously until you see some text on screen.

Once you are in Recovery Mode, wipe all the data, cache and dalvik cache. Once done, select “Install zip from SD card” and choose the ROM package and install it. Now again follow the above step and install Google Apps Package. Again perform full data wipe. Also wipe cache and dalvik cache.

Now Go Back and select reboot system now, this will boot your device into normal mode. Once the device boots up, you are now ready to experience the Android 4.4.2 Kitkat on your Galaxy Win GT-I8552.

That’s all now you have successfully updated Galaxy Win GT-I8552 to Android 4.4.2 Kitkat using CM 11 ROM.

  • paz

    Thank you for this blog. i just successfully updated my samsung galaxy win i8552 to kitkat 4.4.2 but no more wifi connection, no more sim signal and no camera… how come? please help

    • Try to clear all the cache, data and dalvik cache.

    • lroyve

      Hi Paz,

      Did you tride to do the suggestion and it works?

      Please ket me know. Ive done also what you did.

  • Bong Chea Ti VII

    How to get back jellybean 4.1.2 and working service , wifi …? I’m in Cambodia country.

  • Flash Stock Firmware by downloading from Sony official website