Install CM 12.1 Android 5.1.1 Lollipop Stable ROM on Sprint Galaxy Note 2


The first stable ROM build on the latest Android 5.1.1 Lollipop is now available for Sprint Galaxy Note 2 L900. Those Sprint Note 2 users who want to try out the Android 5.1.1 on their device can now install it. Another important thing about this ROM is, it’s a stable CM 12.1 ROM meaning there won’t be any glitches or major bugs in this ROM.

Sprint Galaxy Note 2 has a 5.5 inch display with a 720p display, 2 GB of RAM and a powerful quad core processor. So, in case you are wondering how the device would perform after installing this ROM? Well, it will work perfectly fine.

So, if you are ready to install CM 12.1 Android 5.1.1 Lollipop ROM on your Galaxy Note 2 then all you have to do is to follow the our detailed Android guide on how you can install Android 5.1.1 Lollipop CM 12.1 Stable ROM on Sprint Galaxy Note 2 L900.

The Android tutorial that we are sharing is a detailed one and can only be used on HTC One M8. Verify the mobile model before installing it. You can verify the device model by going to device’s settings > About Phone.


This tutorial is only for Sprint Galaxy Note 2 L900. will not be held responsible for any kind of damage. Proceed at your own risk.

Before Proceeding:

  • Before proceeding make sure you have taken complete backup of your important data like Emails, Messages, Personal Photos and Videos.
  • Download and install Samsung USB Drivers on your PC Windows or MAC.
  • You have enabled USB Debugging option on your Android device. You can enable USB Debugging by going in to Settings >Developer Options.
  • Your device should have at least 70 percent battery to avoid any unexpected shutdowns during the updating process.

Required Files:

Download CyanogenMod CM 12.1 Android 5.1.1 Lollipop ROM
Download Google Apps Package Gapps

How to Install Android 5.1.1 Lollipop CM 12.1 Stable ROM on Sprint Galaxy Note 2:

Here are the steps on how you can install the latest Android 5.1.1 Custom firmware on your Galaxy device. The guide is pretty simple and easy to understand. All you need to do is to follow the steps properly and you will have the Custom CM 12.1 custom ROM in no time.

Step 1: First you need to download the CM 12.1 Android 5.1.1 Lollipop custom ROM and Google Apps Gapps for your Sprint Galaxy Note 2.

Step 2: Once downloaded. Connect the Sprint Galaxy Note II to your PC via USB cable.

Step 3: Now, Copy and Paste the downloaded files (CM12.1 ROM and Gapps) to the root directory of your SD card.

Step 4: Once you place the files, disconnect the device and turn it off.

Step 5: Now, you need to boot the device into recovery mode. You can access the recovery mode by pressing and holding the Volume Up + Home+ Power button at the the same time.

Step 6: Once you are in recovery mode, perform a full data wipe by selecting wipe Data/factory reset. You can use the Volume keys for navigating and Power key to select the option in recovery mode.

Step 7: Now, go to Advanced Option and clear the cache by selecting wipe cache partition and wipe dalvik cache.

Step 8: Now, On the main recovery screen, select install zip from SD card. Now, choose zip from SD card.

Step 9: Now select the CM 12.1 Custom ROM file that you have placed in the SD card and start the installation process.

Step 10: Once done, repeat the same process for installing Google Gapps.

Step 11: Now, Go back to the main menu of recovery and reboot your phone. The first boot may take about 5 minutes.

That’s it. You have successfully installed Android 5.1.1 Lollipop CM 12.1 Stable ROM on Sprint Galaxy Note II. If you have any queries, let us know in the comments.


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