Install Android 6.0.1 WETA ROM on Galaxy S6 G920F

This WETA ROM is based on latest Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow. This ROM is completely ziplagined and deodexed which uses a custom kernel.  The ROM also supports Dolby audio. WETA Android 6.0.1 firmware is already rooted. So you don't need to flash SuperSU to gain root access. This ROM is quite stable, smooth and fast too. And with that, you will be able to update Samsung Galaxy S6 to Android 6.0.1 WETA ROM using this guide. We will provide all the necessary download links below. So, don't need to worried about that and read every step carefully. A custom recovery will be needed to install WETA ROM based on Android 6.0.1 zip file since this is not an official update of Samsung Firmware.

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If this is your very first time installing a custom ROM, we understand you would want to make sure your installation process go as smooth as possible. So before installation, make sure you have backed up your important Apps and Data. When installing this WETA ROM based on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow, your entire Data + System will be cleaned — like a brand new phone. Also, Samsung KIES will NOT detect your phone after installing this ROM because it is a custom firmware.

Disclaimer : All the firmware updates and custom ROMs, mods, tools, or anything mentioned in this website belong to their respective developers. We ( or the developers are not to be held responsible if you damage or brick your device. Follow this tutorial at your own risk.

Android 6.0.1 WETA ROM Features:

This amazing Android 6.0.1 WETA ROM comes with lots of new features. A quick list of some main features in WETA ROM is given below and we are sure you’d love this :
  • Custom kernel, UniKernel
  • Rooted, Busybox
  • Viper4android audio pre-installed
  • Misc CSC edits, – Call recording, Call button in call logs, Camera shutter sounds, Video calling, camera in call
  • Xposed framework
  • Dolby audio
  • Deodexed
  • Zipaligned
NOTE : This WETA ROM is only for Galaxy S6 G920F. We highly recommend not trying this ROM on any other variant.
Not sure about your phone? Go to Settings > About Phone > Model Number to verify.

There are tons of useful articles and how-to guides on Droidphoria for the Galaxy S6, but we think you might be interested in the following posts :

All set and ready? Good. Now, let’s proceed with the tutorial below and install WETA ROM based on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow on your Galaxy S6 G920F.

HOW TO : Install WETA ROM on Galaxy S6 G920F

We have put together a detailed step by step installation instruction so that the first time users doesn't face any problem. If you are used to installing custom ROMs with TWRP recovery, then this should not be any different for you. Please read every step carefully so that your installation goes smooth without facing any problem.

As I mentioned earlier, you need to have a custom recovery (TWRP for this tutorial) installed on your phone. Please do that first and then get back to this tutorial. Make sure you read this tutorial once before actually performing it on your device. 

Step 1 : Download Android 6.0.1 WETA ROM from the below link for Galaxy S6 G920F  to your computer.

Step 2 : Connect and mount your Galaxy S6 G920F USB memory to your computer using the USB cable.

Step 3 : Now copy/paste the downloaded WETA ROM zip files to your
phone memory / SD card. Make sure the files are in the phone memory root (not in any folder).

Step 4 : Then turn OFF your phone and disconnect from the USB cable.

Step 5 : Now to get in the Recovery Mode. Switch ON the phone while pressing and holding Volume Down + Power buttons together.

Step 6 : Once you are in TWRP Recovery, perform a full data wipe by tapping on the ‘Wipe’ button. Then swipe on the “Swipe to Factory Reset” option at the bottom.

Step 7 : Now go back to the main menu and then tap on the ‘Install’ button. From the list, choose the ZIP file that you copied to your phone memory in Step 3.

Step 8 : Confirm installation on the next screen by swiping on the “Swipe to Confirm Flash” option. The installation procedure should start now.

Step 9 : Tap on the “Wipe cache/dalvik” button if you get into any boot loops or other issues.

Step 10 : You can now reboot your phone by selecting the “Reboot System” button.

Your One will boot now and it might take about 5 minutes to boot on your first time after flashing a new ROM. So, please wait.

That’s it! Your Galaxy S6 G920F should now have WETA ROM based on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow installed on your phone! Go to Settings > About phone to verify.

Any problem during installation ? Do let us know by commenting below! Also, don't forget to share, if you found this post helpful.

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