One of the most attraction point of Android ecosystem is the ability to customize the look and feel as well as capability that user feel better for him/her. And, that’s why there are so many ROMs, hacks, MODs and tweaks are there to extend or customize your Android experience. To achieve all this ability one tool looks always tall is ClockworkMod recovery. CWM recovery is a custom recovery that not only allow you to install ROMs, MODs and other hack but also comes with several system oriented function that stock recovery don’t have. ClockworkMod Recovery 18.104.22.168 is the newest update and it is finally ready for both Galaxy S3 I9300 and I9305, courtesy of XDA Developers member sharingan92.
In this article we will guide you to install ClockworkMod Recovery 22.214.171.124 (touch or non-touch) in Galaxy S3, model number I9300 or I9305. For this, we will use a tool called ODIN that will help us to flash the ClockworkMod Recovery 126.96.36.199 in Galaxy S3. However, in this process you may lose all your existing installed apps and personal settings. You should follow this guide carefully to properly backup your data that you can restore later.
Warning!This tutorial is only for Galaxy S3, model number I9300 and I9305. Don’t try this guide in any other Android device. Check your device’s model number in: Settings » About phone. Also, we are not responsible for any damage caused due to the instruction given in this page. Try this at your own risk. Although, it is very unlikely that your device will be damaged if you follow all the instructions as it is which are mentioned in procedure.
Backup your data first using below mentioned instructions, so that if you lost any data you can recover it easily.
SMS & Call Log –
Use SMS, MMS & Call Log Entries Backup & Restore App
Contacts & Settings –
Use Android default backup options.
Images, Songs, Videos, Files – Copy to Internal/External SD card.
APN and MMS Settings – Note down from the path “Applications > Settings > Wireless and Network > Mobile Networks > Access Point Names”
- Make sure your device have at least 80% battery power.
- You already have USB Driver Installed for Galaxy S3 in your PC. [Download USB Driver]
- Make sure USB Debugging is enabled. [Guide]
If you follow everything that we mentioned above, you are ready to move into next page of this guide where we summed up detail instruction on how to flash ClockworkMod Recovery 188.8.131.52 (touch or non-touch) for Galaxy S3 I9300 or I9305.