Samsung Galaxy S4: Update to Android 4.4 KitKat via Latest Gummy ROM

Samsung Galaxy S4: Update to Android 4.4 KitKat via Latest Gummy ROM Samsung Galaxy S43 300x218

Good news for anyone using AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint, Verizon or the Canadian variant of Samsung Galaxy S4 or, the international (GT-i9505) version who is eager to try out the latest version of Android. Gummy ROM with Android 4.4 KitKat has been released for your device.

Gummy ROM is a custom ROM that has gained a lot of popularity in the past few days, it offers a near to stock Android experience with high levels of customization. By stock Android experience, we mean to say that the ROM doesn’t add any unneeded features, most of the features it introduces feel like they belong to stock Android.

Most (if not all) of the main functions of the device are fully functional, the camera, camcorder, WiFi, bluetooth, 4G LTE data,WiFi tethering, IR Blaster, all work perfectly. No users have reported any bugs in this ROM yet.

This is currently the best ROM for the Samsung Galaxy S4, which has been upgraded to Android 4.4 KitKat. So if you want to try out KitKat before it officially lands on your device, make sure to give this ROM a try.

How to Install the Gummy ROM on the Samsung Galaxy S4

AndroidOrigin doesn’t take any responsibility if any damage is done to your device, use this guide at your own risk and make sure to follow every step correctly.

Here are all the downloads for the different Samsung Galaxy S4 models (MAKE SURE YOU ARE DOWNLOADING THE RIGHT ONE BEFORE MAKING ANY CHANGES TO YOUR DEVICE).

Samsung Galaxy S4: Update to Android 4.4 KitKat via Latest Gummy ROM Android 4.4 KitKat30 300x188

You need to be using CWM 6.4.0.3 or higher to install any Android 4.4 Kit Kat ROMs.

Now to install this custom ROM simply follow these steps:

  1. Reboot into Recovery Mode.

  2. Create a backup of your current ROM.

  3. Wipe data/Factory reset.

  4. Install the ROM.

  5. Install Gapps.

  6. Reboot.

Congratulations, you have successfully installed the Gummy ROM with Android 4.4 KitKat. Make sure to let us know if you have any trouble with the installation in the comments below.

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  1. bigkid001 says

    had no problem installing “gummy” but aspects of “we chat”(an app i use in china a lot) dont work—when i click on “people nearby” i suddenly exit the app–this never happened before so i assume some problem in gummy with gps–let me know what you think—thanks

  2. bigkid001 says

    installed gummy last week–so far nice rom but battery seems to go quickly and gps problem in my “we chat” app–when i click “people nearby” it exits the app–otherwise nice rom

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