Android – Israel Timezone

For all those Israelis that have an android but have the wrong time/time zone since Israel keeps on changing the date of day light savings, this procedure is for you.

Download updated tzdata

Android adb

Make sure you have the android adb (

Connection to your device

To test your connection type in the dos prompt: adb devices.
You should get a list like
Copy the tzdata file to the same folder as the adb.
Run the following commands
adb root
adb remount
adb push tzdata /system/usr/share/zoneinfo/
adb shell chmod 644 /system/usr/share/zoneinfo/tzdata
adb reboot
You should now have the correct time and time zone.