Samsung Galaxy S3 Nougat Custom ROMs Collection (Weekly Updated)

Jun 12, 2017 – Having an old Galaxy S3 lying around? No Problem. In this guide, you’ll get to know some of the Best Android Nougat ROMs for Galaxy S3 (I9300/ I9305). The Galaxy S3 was launched in 2012. It was a beast in performance and was one of the most demanded phones of that time by the people. The Galaxy S3 does not get OTA updates anymore but, here we are presenting you some of the ROMs and their guides which would get you to the latest version of Android on this device. This is especially for those Android nerds and geeks who are always looking to personalise and have fun with their devices.

So, if you’re one of them you should look at the Best Android Nougat ROMs For Galaxy S3. Also, this might be helpful in improving your performance and battery life. Do note that this requires root access, an unlocked bootloader, and a custom recovery like TWRP.

The Galaxy S3 is really a popular device when it comes to development, and due to its slow performance and lack of app support in today’s date, you may need to install a Custom ROM on it. Let’s have a look on some of the Best Android Nougat ROMs For Galaxy S3.

DISCLAIMER is not responsible for any hardware/software issues that occur to your device(s) by following this guide. We are certain that the following guide is carefully written, avoiding any mistakes on our side. If you are unsure of the causalities that may occur if the procedure goes wrong, then please don’t proceed.


  • This guide is for the variant of the Galaxy S3 only.
  • A complete nandroid backup of your device is recommended, in case something goes wrong. Guide  How To Create & Restore Nandroid Backup On Android Devices
  • Make sure your device is charged at least up to 60%, to prevent unexpected shutdowns in the process.
  • Before you begin with the tutorial, make sure that ‘OEM Unlocking‘ is enabled from Settings > Developer Options.

List Of BEST ANDROID NOUGAT ROMS FOR Galaxy S3 (Android Nougat/Marshmallow)

Best Android Nougat ROMs for Galaxy S3


Note: After installing the ROM you need to install the Gapps (Google app).Guide > How To Flash Gapps Using TWRP Recovery

Android Nougat ROMs

[ROM][CM14.1][UNOFFICIAL] LineageOS for Galaxy S3 (GT-I9300) [S3ROOT]

Official XenonHD 7.1.2 ROM by TeamHorizon

LineageOS 14.1 for i9300

[ROM] Official LineageOS 14.1 for GT-I9305


Older ROMs

ParanoidAndroid – Galaxy S3 International – i9300


Temasek’s UNOFFICIAL CyanogenMod 12.1 ♦

Official CyanogenMod 14.1 Nightlies

Blekota S5 Lite

Blekota Note 4 Lite

ArchiDroid V1.7.18



[ROM] Android Revolution

More ROMs will be added weekly so keep visiting……

 Follow this guide to flash the ROM  How To Install A Custom ROM Via Recovery On Any Android

If you have any queries, feel free to leave us a comment down below! 🙂

Navneet Chawla
Navneet Chawla
I am Navneet, a pro reviewer of smartphones and custom ROMs, a vivid writer and an innovative thinker who has great knowledge on tech related stuff. I’m also a hustler and plan to establish something which the majority falls short of.

Comments (2)

  1. Avatar of Mootiwan

    I have always been confused about what could be a very simple fact: Are the i9300 and i9305 S3 ROMs compatible with my SGH-T999 T-Mobile S3?

  2. Avatar of hitesh phalak
    hitesh phalak

    The Lineage OS is nice, Thanks for the post..keep up the good work


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