Update To AOKP 4.1.2 Jelly Bean Build 5 ROM Sprint Galaxy Nexus

AOKP has came up with 4.1.2 based firmware, AOKP – Open Kang Project Team is awesome.They have confirmed that they have successfully developed an firmware which has merged 4.1.2 from AOSP.They have also cleaned and fixed all minor bugs and issues from there previous builds.Yes, AOKP has now come up with buid 5 supporting around 27 devices in all.This build i.e build 5 has many tweaks and improvements in it.It comes up with some handy features, some of  those are mentioned below.

AOKP Jelly Bean Build 5 features – 

– Custom NavBar for Tablets

– Bulk of new beautiful icons by  by Kwes

– New and more customizable Lockscreen Rings

– RAM usage in recents panel through RAM Bar 

– Human being readable VPN Traffic amount

Features are catchy and worth installation, so update Verizon Galaxy Nexus (LTE) to AOKP 4.1.2 Jelly Bean Custom Firmware.Most of you will be well knowing or have heard about AOKP which is an Jelly Bean based ROM and you can very easily install Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean AOKP Custom ROM on your Verizon Galaxy Nexus (LTE).This is an build 5 which is an stable release and fixes many bugs and is feature rich ROM.

How To Update Sprint Galaxy Nexus To AOKP 4.1.2 Jelly Bean AOKP build 5 Custom Firmware

In this tutorial we will guide you through how to update Sprint Galaxy Nexus To AOKP 4.1.2 Jelly Bean AOKP build 5 Custom Firmware.But before the tutorial we should let you know some warnings and pre-requisites.

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What’s must –

  • Your device should be rooted and CWM recovery should be installed.
  • This is not an Samsung official firmware, so your phone should be rooted, rooting your phone can void your warranty.
  • It’s always advisable to be on a safer side before trying anything on your device, so please create a backup of your devices data.So that you don’t loose your contact,messages or files.
  • Do make sure that your device is fully charged before performing this tutorial, almost 60% to 70%.
  • You have the correct drivers installed, to connect your device to the computer.
  • USB debugging is enabled on your device.


This process is for Sprint Galaxy Nexus, try this after reading this article completely.


  • Connect your device via a USB cable to your computer.
  • Copy the downloaded 4.1.1 ROM zip files on your SD card, remember not to copy the file somewhere in the root of the SD card not any folder.
  • Switch off your device and disconnect device by unplugging the USB cable.
  • Now enter into recovery mode.To enter into CWM recovery mode you need to press Volume up + Volume down button while turning the phone on.
  • Enter into recovery.You need to perform a full data wipe first.Now navigate down to ‘flash zip from SD car’, Press power button to select.
  •  Select ‘choose zip from SD card’
  • Using volume keys navigate to ‘Android 4.1.2 ROM’ zip file and select it by pressing power button.
  • Installation will begin on next screen, confirm it.
  • Repeat the same for Google Apps package.
  • As the installation gets completed, go to ‘+++++Go Back’ and reboot the device by selecting ‘reboot system now’ from the recovery menu.
  • The device will boot and might take take some time, so please wait for some minutes.

You are done, you updated Sprint Galaxy Nexus to AOKP 4.1.2 Jelly Bean AOKP build 5 Custom Firmware.

To check – Go to Settings > About phone.

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