Resurrection Remix released its custom ROM based on Android 7.1.1 Nougat for HTC One (M9). Now you can experience latest Android OS on your HTC One (M9). Because of huge range Android smart phones in market it makes it impossible to make any Custom ROM perfectly with every device but fortunately ResurrectionRemix Custom ROM works flawlessly with HTC One (M9). This device is nearly two years old but this Custom ROM is so beautifully optimized that it won’t slow down your smart phone.
A Super LCD3 5.0 inch screen is slapped on the face of HTC One (M9). With 20 MP, f/2.2 primary Camera and 4 MP, f/2.0 front facing camera. On the performance side its packed with 3GB of Ram and a Octa-core processor. So, you shouldn’t worry about the performance as the device has enough power to run Resurrection Remix Custom ROM based on Android 7.1.1 Nougat.
This custom firmware offers all Android 7.1.1 Nougat’s official features topped with a lot of custom features and tweaks to feed your tech savvy side. This is not an official release by HTC or Google, so in order to install this custom ROM on HTC One (M9) you need to have a custom recovery installed on your device. Without it, you cannot install any custom ROM on any device.
Some of the salient features of Resurrection Remix Custom ROM includes Stability, compatible with good number of devices, open-source to the core, OTA updates, and Battery Finally.
You were here because you wanted a guide on how to update HTC One (M9) to latest Android 7.1.1 Nougat. Therefore, we have compiled a step by step guide to fulfill your wish and if you follow it carefully within no time you will be enjoying Nougat on your HTC One (M9).
However before proceeding please take note that this guide is only meant to be used on HTC One (M9). Please don’t try it on any other model.
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- Your device must be rooted and TWRP must be installed.
- Before proceeding any further backup all your important data like Emails, Messages, Personal Photos and Videos.
- Download and install USB drivers for your HTC One (M9) on your PC.
- Make sure USB Debugging mode is enabled on your Android Device. You can enable USB Debugging by going to Settings > Developer Options.
- The device should be charged up to 70% to avoid any unexpected shutdowns. This is very important, any shutdown during the process can damage your device permanently.
Guide on How to Install Android 7.1.1 Resurrection Remix Nougat Custom ROM on HTC One (M9)
We have tried to keep it very simple, for that reason we have put the guide step by step. You just need to follow every step carefully.
Step 1: Download ResurrectionRemix Android 7.1.1 Nougat custom ROM (RR-N-v5.8.0-20170106-himaul-Unofficial.zip) and Google Apps for HTC One (M9) to your computer.
Step 2: Connect your HTC One (M9) with your computer using USB cable.
Step 3: Copy/Paste ResurrectionRemix ROM and GAPPS files to your SD Card. Make sure to place files on the root of SD Card and not in any folder.
Step 4: Move boot.img file to the android-sdk-windows\platform-tools directory.
Step 5: Then turn off your device and disconnect it from the USB Cable.
Step 6: Now boot into Bootloader/Fastboot mode by turning On the phone while pressing and holding Volume Down + Power buttons together.
Step 7: Once your HTC One (M9) is in Fastboot mode, go to android-sdk-windows\platform-tools directory (On your PC) and open Command Prompt.
Step 8: Type below command and hit enter.
fastboot flash boot boot.img
Step 9: Now type another command mentioned below and press enter.
Step 10: Follow the instruction and select Bootloader > Recovery.
Step 11: Then tap on the Wipe button and swipe on the “Swipe to Factory Reset” option at the bottom.
Step 12: Once Factory Reset is complete, tap on the back button to go to the main menu. On the main menu click on Install.
Step 13: Now select the Custom ROM file which you have already transferred in Step 3. Swipe on the “Swipe to Confirm Flash” option to initiate the installation process.
Step 14: Once the installation the Custom ROM is flashed successfully, repeat the above step and this time select GAPPS file for installation.
Step 15: Finally Reboot System.
You have successfully installed Android 7.1.1 Resurrection Remix Nougat Custom ROM on your HTC One (M9). The first might boot take up to 5 minutes, so don’t worry.