[Rom] CyanogenMod 13 For Galaxy S5

Steve Smith Aug 29, 2016

[Rom] CyanogenMod 13 For Galaxy S5

Today we will talk about CyanogenMod 13 for Samsung Galaxy S5. The device was released on April,2014. It is powered by Qualcomm MSM8974AC Snapdragon 801 Quad-core processor and has 2 GB of Ram. The internal memory of the device is 16GB or 32GB and you can expanded it up to 256 GB with the help of SD card. The screen is a 5.1 inches touchscreen with the resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels. 16 megapixel rear and 2 megapixel front camera will helps you to take good snap and selfies. The device is powered by a Li-Ion 2800 mAh battery.

The newly featured CyanogenMod 13 is a lightweight Rom which is based on performance, stability and good battery life. To enjoy this Rom on your Galaxy S5, you have to follow some easy steps.

[Rom] CyanogenMod 13 For Galaxy S5

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  • Take a Backup of your device before starting the process.

Guide:  How to Backup and Restore ROM Using TWRP on Android.

  • Do at your own risk.

Files needed:

  • Samsung Phones comes with Unlocked bootloader . So you donot need to unlock the bootloader again.

    Download And Install your device USB Driver in your computer From Here.

  • Download TWRP for Samsung Galaxy S5 (SCL23) from the below link.

Guide: Install TWRP For Samsung Galaxy S5 (SCL23).

Details about CyanogenMod 13:

  • What Works:
  1. Built from CM source
  2. Google Now
  3. Audio
  4. Data
  5. Call
  6. Text
  7. WiFi
  8. MMS
  9. GPS
  10. Camera
  11. Video playback
  12. Audio playback
  13. Internal SDcard mounting
  14. External SDcard mounting
  15. IR Blaster
  16. Video recording
  17. More
  • What Doesn’t Work:
  1. Whats app-Camera is flickering
  2. Mobile Data Doesn’t Come On
  3. Bluetooth
  4. Multiple carrier settings

Files Needed:


  • Charge your device at least 50 % before going through the procedure.
  • Take a Backup of your device before starting the process.
  • Do at your own risk.

Procedure of instaliing CyanogenMod 13 For Galaxy S5:

  • At first switch off your device and go to recovery mode by holding Volume Up +Power Key.
  • Then in recovery go to ‘Wipe And Format Option ⇒Wipe Data, System, Cache And Dalvik Cache’.
  • After that from main menu navigate to the CM 13 Rom ZIP File which you already downloaded from the above link.
  • Then select CM 13 Rom to flash.
  • Finally when the process done just reboot your device.
  • Now you may Install The GAPPS file by going to the Custom recovery as discussed in the abobe and locate the GAPPS.zip file and install it. Reboot your device.  
  • Enjoy.

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