The famous Resurrection Remix ROM running on Android 5.1 Lollipop is now available for Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-I9300. The Resurrection Remix ROM is based on CyanogenMod 12.1 and it brings a set of new and improved feature and performance fixes. If you are interested to try this ROM on your Galaxy S3 then you have to follow the guide below. But before proceeding, let us remind our readers that this is a custom ROM made by some third party developers and has nothing to do with Samsung.

Here are the details of Resurrection Remix Android 5.1 Lollipop ROM:

  • Enable/Disable Navbar
    Navbar Ring Switch
    Navbar Ring Targets
    Navbar Button Customization
    Navbar Dimensions(Potrait & Landscape)-Statusbar
    Brightness Slider
    Enable/Disable Show Notification Count
    SuperUser Indicator Switch
    Carrier Label
    Carrier Label Switch
    Carrier label Colour
    Quick PullDown Switch
    Smart Pulldown Switch
    Clock Customizations
    Time & date
    Clock Colour
    Day & date Toogle
    Center Clock/Right Clock Choice
    Battery Bar customization
    Battery Icon Customization(circle/landscape/Potrait and more)
    Battery % Text
    Network Traffic Indicator-Theme Chooser
    RR exclusive PITCH BLACK THEME
    Toast Animations
    ListView Animations
    System Animations-Gestures
    Gestures Anywhere Feature
  • App Circle Bar
    Choose apps in App circle
    Trigger Width
    Trigger Height
    Trigger Position
  • Recent Panel
    Clear All button Switch
    Clear All Tasks Switch
    Clear All Button Location(Top right,Top Left,Top Center,Bottom Left,Bottom Right,Bottom Center)
  • Cclock Widget
    CLock And Alarm Customizations
    Weather Panel Customizations
    Calender Events
  • Lock-screen
    Lock-screen Shortcuts
    Choose upto 5 Shortcuts
    100+ Icons for Shortcuts
  • Quick Slider Shortcuts
  • Notification Drawer
    Weather Display Switch
    Quick Settings
    Choice to Add 20+ Tiles
    Enable 2/3/4 Tiles per Row
    Enable Disable Brightness Slider in Notification Panel
    Advanced Location Settings Switch (Choose Battery saving/Device Only/High Accuracy Directly in Notification Panel)
    Long-press Toggles to Enter Settings
  • Buttons
    Back-light Timer
    Back-light Strength
    Navigation Bar left/Right handed mode Switch
    Power Menu
    Power Menu End Calls Switch
  • Home Button(For devices with HW keys Only)
    Home Button Wake Up
    Home Button answer call
    Long Press Actions
    Double Tap Actions
  • Back Button(For devices with HW keys Only)
    Wake Up device Switch
  • Menu Button(For devices with HW keys Only)
    Wake Up Device Switch
    Short Press Actions
    Long Press Actions
  • Search Button(For devices with HW keys Only)
    Wake Up Device
    Short Press Action
    Long Press Action
  • Volume Buttons
    Wake Up Device
    Playback Control
    Keyboard Cursor Control
    Swap Buttons on Landscape mode
  • Performance Profiles
    LCD Density
    Expanded Desktop Mode
    All New CM Audio FX App
    Heads Up Customizations
    Overall Smoothness Improvements
    Quick Unlock
    Optimizations to Improve Battery
    All CM 12 Features


  • Before proceeding, make sure you have properly taken the backup of your important data including personal photos and videos.
  • Your device should have more than 60 percent battery to prevent any unexpected shutdowns during the process.
  • You have installed the Samsung Galaxy S3 USB drivers on your PC.
  • Your device must be rooted and have Custom Recovery like CWM installed.
  • You should have enabled the USB debugging mode. If you not then go to settings > Developer Options and enable it.
  • This guide is only for Samsung Galaxy S3 I9300. Don’t try it on other variants.

How to Install Resurrection Remix Android 5.1 Lollipop ROM on Samsung Galaxy S3

Step No 1: First, you need to download the Resurrection Remix Android 5.1 Lollipop ROM and Gapps on your PC.

Step No.2: Copy the files and place it in the root directory of your SD Card.

Step No.3: Now, turn off your device and boot into recovery mode. Turn the device ON while pressing and holding Power + Home + Volume Up keys at the same time till the TWRP logo appears. Navigate to the recovery screen and select Backup.

Step No.4: After backup is finished. Perform Wipe of Data, Dalvik Cache and System.

Step No.5: When completed. Go back to the main menu of the recovery and select install. Now navigate to the root directory and select the ROM you have downloaded in the first step and tap swipe to Confirm Flash option

Step No.6: Once installation is compeleted, again perform a Wipe Dalvik cache.

Step No.7:Now, go the main screen of the recovery and select Reboot.

Step No.8; Apply the same above steps for installing the Gapps.

Step No.9: Now restart the device and it’s done.

That’s it. Your Samsung Galaxy S3 GT I9300 has been updated to Android 5.1 Lollipop. If you have any questions let us know in the comments.