How to Install All the Jelly Bean Apps on your Android Device

Android’s latest version Jelly Bean has pleased all the Android Fans by bringing some great new apps that were not present in the previous versions of Android. The apps have been extracted from the Jelly Bean ROM and they are now available to be flashed on any Android device running on the Ice Cream Sandwich. If you are running ICS on your smartphone, then head on to the following procedure to see how you can get almost all the Jelly Bean Apps on your device.

I. Before You Begin:

1. You must have rooted your device before doing this procedure. Please head to our Android How Tos section to find out the rooting procedure for your device.

2. You must have ClockworkMod Recovery installed on your device. Please browse our ClockworkMod Recovery archive to find the installation procedure for your device.

3. You must be running on Android Ice Cream Sandwich.

II. Downloading Required Files:

1. Download the CWM Flashable JB Apps from here. (Download link is in the second post)

2. Download the list of included Apps in the file from here. (Optional)

III. Installing Jelly Bean Apps on your Android Device:

1. Download and place the CWM Flashable JB Apps file onto your Desktop.

2. Connect your device to your PC using the USB cable that came with it.

3. Transfer the JB Apps file to the root folder of your device’s SD card.

4. After you have successfully transferred the file, disconnect your device from the PC.

5. Turn OFF your device using the Power button.

6. Reboot your device into the ClockworkMod Recovery. You need to find the key combination to enter ClockworkMod Recovery from the ClockworkMod Installation procedure for your device.

7. Once you are in the recovery mode, choose install zip from sdcard followed by choose zip from sdcard.

8. Navigate to the JB Apps File which you transferred to your device earlier and select it for flashing using the Power button.

9. It will take a while to install all the Apps. Once it’s done, choose reboot system now from the recovery menu.

Your device will reboot and when it boots up, you will see all the Jelly Bean Apps right in the Menu of your phone. Check out all the apps in there and let us know how they are.

If this procedure helped you, then please head to the official thread over at XDA Forum to thank/donate to the original developer of this CWM Flashable file !

  • suseu

    does not work on xperia neo v

  • Mahesh Makvana

    You must be running on Android ICS. The Xperia Neo V runs on Gingerbread by default so the JB Apps don’t work on it.

  • fgd

    I Have An G1 Thats Already Rooted And Has CM6 Can I Do This Instead Of CM Recovery On The top it says android system recovery

    • Mahesh Makvana

      You must have flashed CWM Recovery on your device. The file is flashable only through the CWM Recovery.

  • bmb

    Isn’t it possible in Galaxy y ( gingerbread 2.3.6 ) ???

  • Mathias

    I have Vodafone smart ii and there is no cwm for it.about the other all-options recoveries the home button is not working, so I used a 4-option recovery to instal root