The Samsung Galaxy Note 2 won’t be getting the Android 7.0 Nougat update officially, let alone the Android 7.1 update that is out as a developer preview release for selected Nexus devices at the moment.
But thanks to the folks over at xda, an unofficial Android 7.1 based custom ROM (AICP 12.1) for Galaxy Note 2 is now available for download and ready to be flashed/installed.
AICP 12.1 is an Android 7.1 Nougat based AOSP ROM developed and maintained by AICP team members.
This is an alpha release of Android 7.1 for Galaxy Note 2 and might not be perfect for everyone. Check all details about the ROM below, along with downloads and installation instructions.
Galaxy Note 2 AICP 12.1 Build Details
- Developer: Trafalgar Square
- Build status: test build
- Supported models: Galaxy Note 2 N7100
- Original development page: XDA link
Galaxy Note 2 AICP 12.1 Downloads
For help installing the ROM on your device, follow our detailed step-by-step guide on installing a custom ROM using recovery like TWRP:
Download Android 7.1 Nougat Gapps
Since this is an AOSP based ROM, you’re require to flash/install a Nougat supported Gapps package separately via recovery to get Google services like Play store and others back on your device.