Install Android 4.0.3 ICS Transformer Prime TF201 [Virtuous Prime ROM]
Asus Transformer Prime TF201 users surely have more reasons to celebrate.Firstly, they received permanently working Rooting Tutorial and just a few days later they got the ClockWorkMod recovery too.And now,Cherry on the cake is Android 4.0.3 ICS Transformer Prime TF201 Virtuous Prime Custom ROM was released too.It basically is the first ever custom ROM for the Transformer Prime TF201 users.And the best part is ,almost everything works.Can be used on daily basis.It will be constantly updating.Hence,here we will guide on you on how to install the latest version of Android 4.0.3 ICS Transformer Prime TF201 Virtuous Prime Custom ROM easily.
Advised to read every step with proper attention and thoroughly.Methods discussed are considered risky and tricky and may brick your device . Whatever you do is solely at your own risk, we are not accountable for any damage to your device.You have been warned.
1.Make sure that the tab is atleast 60% charged.
2. Back up all the tab data(contacts,messages,APN settings)
3.Sync all your contacts with your Gmail account
4. Now, enable USB Debugging Mode by going to Settings -> Applications ->Development -> USB Debugging
5.Most Important,Ensure that you have CWM(Clockwork Mod Recovery) installed and your Tab is ROOTED
Compatibility: This only works with the Transformer Prime TF201 Model.
To begin with we need to first download Android 4.0.3 ICS Transformer Prime TF201 Virtuous Prime Custom ROM. Download it from here-> Android 4.0.3 ICS Transformer Prime TF201
Now that you have downloaded the required .zip file, Now transfer the file in your internal SD ie internal device storage.
Now after doing that,to commence the process of installing Android 4.0.3 ICS Transformer Prime TF201 ROM, first switch off your Transformer Prime TF201 and now boot in the CWM recovery.To do this,Hold both the Power-button and the Volume-down button simultaneously until the splash screen appears and some white text in the left top corner is visible,then afterwards release both the buttons and press the Volume-up button to enter the CWM recovery.
Note : In CWM, Volume up and down buttons are used to scroll up and down respectively while the power button/Home button is used to select the option.
Now go to “Backup and Restore” and perform the Nandroid Backup so that you could restore your files later .
Now do the “Wipe data/factory reset” and “Wipe Cache partition” from the main menu and also “Wipe Dalvik Cache” from the “Advanced Menu”.
Now go to in the menu “install zip from sd card” and then select “choose zip from sdcard” and then select the zip file you downloaded(From step 1) and click on yes to install.
After the installation ,do a “Wipe data/factory reset”,“Wipe Cache partition” and “Wipe Dalvik Cache” again. Now select “reboot system now“ and your phone will reboot into the Android 4.0.3 ICS Transformer Prime TF201 Virtuous Prime Custom Rom
Congratulations, you have successfully flashed the Android 4.0.3 ICS Transformer Prime TF201 Virtuous Prime Custom ROM.