Make Phone Calls on Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 3G with a Hack!

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MOD INFO
Name Enable Phone 3G and GSM Calls
Mod Package Type  Flashable Zip format.
Stability Good enough for daily use.
Credits macrostr

This would be a great news for the users of Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 with model no. SM-P601 and SM-P602, to be able to make calls on their 10.1 inch device with this simple hack.

The only prerequisite for this MOD to work is that your device must be rooted and have a custom recovery to flash the file.

If you are eager to have this feature on your device follow through the guide.

  WARNING!

Warranty may be void of your device if you follow the procedures given on this page.

You only are responsible for your device. We won’t be liable if any damage occurs to your device and/or its components.

  SAMSUNG GALAXY NOTE 10.1 2014 HACK: ENABLE CALLING FEATURE

Before you begin with guide instructions below, make sure your android device is adequately charged — at least 50% battery of the device.

  STEP 0: CHECK DEVICE MODEL NO.

To make sure your device is eligible with this, you must first confirm its model no. in ‘About device’ option under Settings. Another way to confirm model no. is by looking for it on the packaging box of your device. It must be SM-P601/SM-P602!

Please know that this page is meant only for Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1. Please DO NOT try the procedures given here on any other device of Samsung or any other company. You have been Warned!

  STEP 1: BACKUP YOUR DEVICE

Back up important data and stuff before you start playing around here as there are chances you might lose your apps and app-data (app settings, game progress, etc.), and in rare case, files on the internal memory, too.

For help on Backup and Restore, check out our exclusive page on that linked right below.

 ANDROID BACK UP AND RESTORE GUIDE: APPS AND TIPS

   STEP 2: INSTALL THE LATEST CWM/TWRP RECOVERY

 Skip this step if you already have latest version of CWM or TWRP recovery installed on your device.

Make sure that you’ve latest version of the recovery installed on your device.

Older versions of CWM and TWRP recoveries are not working with Android 4.4 based ROMs, throwing installation errors and WiFi bugs, therefore you need to use the latest version of either recovery.

   STEP 3: INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS

  DOWNLOADS

Download the file given below and transfer it to a separate folder on your device and remember the location.

  MOD FILE

DOWNLOAD LINK | File name: P602Phablet.zip (249 MB)

Be sure to transfer the MOD file you downloaded above to your device and remember the location of the files.

You will need to flash it now on your device using either of ClockworkMod (CWM) or TWRP recovery.

We’ve got separate guide for CWM and TWRP recovery, so use the guide relevant to the recovery you have installed on your device.

  GUIDE FOR CWM RECOVERY USERS

  Example video: If you haven’t used CWM recovery before to install a .zip file of a ROM or anything else, then we suggest you first watch a video of that to get familiar with the process. Click here to watch the video

  1. Boot into recovery mode. If you’re rooted, the easiest way to boot into recovery mode would be using the QuickBoot app. If not rooted, then follow the instructions below:
    • Power off your device and wait for 5-10 seconds until the device is fully switched off.
    • Press and hold  Volume Up + Home + Power buttons together and release them as soon as you see the Samsung logo.
      └ In Recovery mode, use Volume buttons to navigate Up and Down between options and use Power button to select an option.
  2. Create a Nandroid Backup from recovery. It’s optional but very important to do, so that in case something goes wrong you can restore to current status easily. For making a Nandroid Backup, go to Backup And Restore » Backup.
  3. Install the MOD file:
    • Select Install zip » Choose zip from sdcard (or external sdcard, you know where your files are) » browse to the location where you saved the file and select the MOD file. How to Flash File in CWM Recovery
  4. Now the Aroma installer will take over and provide you with a GUI based installation. Follow through the on-screen instructions to finish installation.
  5. Reboot your device. For this, go back to the main menu of recovery and select reboot system now.

That’s all. Your device will now reboot and it will take some time after flashing the MOD.

 Note: In case your device gets bootloop (stuck at logo while rebooting), just do a factory reset (step 3) and you will be fine.

GUIDE FOR TWRP RECOVERY USERS
  1. Boot into recovery mode. If you’re rooted, the easiest way to boot into recovery mode would be using the QuickBoot app. If not rooted, then follow the instructions below:
    • Power off your device and wait for 5-10 seconds until the device is fully switched off.
    • Press and hold  Volume Up + Home + Power buttons together and release them as soon as you see the Samsung logo.
  2. Create a Nandroid Backup from recovery. It’s optional but very important to do, so that in case something goes wrong you can restore to current status easily. For making a Nandroid Backup, go to Backup » and select all check boxes and swipe on the Swipe to confirm option at the bottom of the screen to confirm backup.
  3. Perform a Factory Reset (this will delete all apps and their settings and game progress). For this:
    • Tap on Wipe » then at the bottom of the screen do a Swipe on the ‘Swipe to factory reset‘ option (screenshot).
  4. Install the MOD file:
    • Tap on Install » browse to the location where you saved the files and tap on the MOD file. Now at the bottom of the screen, do a swipe on the Swipe to confirm flash option to begin flashing.
      How to Flash File in CWM Recovery
  5. Now the Aroma installer will take over and provide you with a GUI based installation. Follow through the on-screen instructions to finish installation.
  6. Reboot your device. Go back to the main menu of recovery and tap on Reboot » then, tap on System to reboot your device.

That’s all. Your device will now reboot and it will take some time after flashing the MOD.

 Note: In case your device gets bootloop (stuck at logo while rebooting), just do a factory reset (step 3) and you will be fine.

FEEDBACK US!

It was easy to install this MOD and make some calls on your device, right? Let us know how it is to your liking in comments below.

Your suggestions and queries, if any, are most welcomed!

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