This guide will stress some of the hand-picked custom ROMs available for Galaxy Tab S2. But unfortunately, we don’t have enough numbers on the list except for LineageOS development.

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As the device is now labeled as old (launched in 2015), therefore, none of the developers like to invest time and effort on the obsolete product. However, we can expect developers to bring some more exciting custom firmware to please tab users in the future.

Custom ROM is a customizable operating system developed by third-party developers by taking relevant source code from Google. It is crafted with a motive to give your Android (smartphone & tablet) device a new shape (software-wise). Further, it offers you the authority to customize your phone’s root directories that are restrained in the stock firmware.

Let’s devote some time to check Galaxy Tab S2 features out quickly.

Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 – Features and Specifications Overview

As per configurations, the Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 tablet features the 9.7” Super AMOLED touch panel on the front. It is a 1536×2048 pixels resolution display with a 4:3 aspect ratio and 264 PPI pixels density.

The software area runs the Android 5.0.2 Lollipop OS (and Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow on 2015 editions). Similarly, the 2015 edition configures the Exynos 5433 processing chip, while the 2016 edition accomplishes the Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 octa-core 28nm processor.

In terms of storage space, users get 3GB/32GB and 3GB/64GB storage selections in the eMMC 5.0 and eMMC 5.1 formats. The Samsung tablet also houses an 8MP primary camera as well as a 2.1MP selfie camera.

For power needs, the tablet device integrates the 5870 mAh Li-Ion battery with up to 9 hours (per charge) of juice. Additionally, the Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 tablet covers Bluetooth 4.1, WIFI, front-mounted fingerprint scanner, GPS, 3.5mm jack, and some other utilities. Color choices are Black, White, and Gold.

Custom ROMs for Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 – LineageOS 17

As we have mentioned earlier, we have the LineageOS 17 custom ROM for Galaxy Tab S2 as of now. It is an open-source operating system, which is based on the Android platform. Previously, it was popular as CyanogenMod, and we can say it as the successor to it.

Furthermore, the LineageOS equips the latest Android 10 features to amaze users with advanced protocols. In terms of specifications, the custom ROM brings improved system UI, a new gesture navigation system, enhanced app permissions, security features, system-wide dark mode, improved privacy and location control, and foldable display support, etc.

Lineage OS 15.1 ROM (Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 WiFi – gts28vewifi – Official)

Lineage OS 15.1 ROM (Galaxy Tab S2 9.7 WiFi – gts210vewifi – Official)

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MindTheGApps 8.1.0 Package – Recommended

To add more, the Android 10-based LineageOS 17 provides inbuilt call screening, smart replies in the notification bar, bubble feature, improved 5G calling, live caption, and 65 new emojis.

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