The Android 5.0 Lollipop boot animation is one of the most requested feature. On every smartphone forum you can go, you will see hundreds of requests from normal users to developers to port the Lollipop boot animation to a certain device.
The Android 5.0 Lollipop boot animation is very simple and cool, like everything else which is related to stock Android. It shows the word “Android” and flowers and lights come out. The best way to get the boot animation is to install a Lollipop ROM.
The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 is a popular device with a lot of support. There are plenty of custom ROMs for the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 and builds based on Android 5.0 Lollipop do not miss. CyanogenMod 12 is the best custom ROM based on Android 5.0 Lollipop.
This ROM makes your Galaxy Note 3 look like a Nexus 6 because the user interface is exactly the same. The best thing is that it has the original Lollipop boot animation.
If you don’t want to install a custom ROM, then you can get the Lollipop boot animation on your Samsung Galaxy Note 3 even if it is running a Touchwiz firmware.
So, you will have Android 5.0 boot animation on your Galaxy Note 3 which is running on a Touchwiz firmware. You don’t have to install a custom ROM.
How to install Android 5.0 Lollipop on Galaxy Note 3
- Download the boot animation zip file here.
- Turn off your Note 3 and go to recovery.
- Wipe cache only.
- Flash the zip file.
If you don’t have a recovery installed, then extract the zip file /system/bin/bootanimation and /system/media/bootanimation.zip.
- Using a file explorer, go to system/bin/ and put bootanimation there
- Go to /system/media and put bootanimation.zip there.
Then all you have to do is to set the correct permissions and reboot your phone.