How To Install Android 4.2.2 ReVolt ROM for HTC One [M7]
The HTC One has squeezed remarkable place at Android market for this year and it gives impression to community that HTC can get the reputation back again even I must say that HTC seems successful in the way. The HTC One enjoys very powerful specifications and features but there are still various ways to improve the performance of phone such as custom ROMs that generates a lot of useful tweaks to experience new facts.
The ReVolt ROM for HTC One is really worthy to try at this time by the virtue of healthy box of tweaks, HTC One ReVolt ROM is Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean based build, in fact it’s PACman-like ROM as it includes features of CyanogenMod, AOKP and ParanoidAndroid but it doesn’t mean you’re limited to them as the developer seems to add more features such as Per-App-DPI, Per-App-Color, Option to select Saving Location in Camera, Apex Launcher, and most interesting is Multi User Option.
This guide shows you how to install ReVolt ROM for HTC One (M7).
- Keep in mind that your HTC One must have unlocked bootloader, check this guide to unlock bootloader.
- Make sure a custom recovery is installed on your HTC One, check this guide to install ClockworkMod recovery or this guide to install TWRP recovery.
- Your HTC One must be rooted, check this guide to root phone.
- You need a Windows PC and make sure USB drivers for HTC One are installed. You can use HTC Sync to install USB drivers.
- Backup everything because the below procedure may wipe data, you can sync your contacts with Gmail account and for messages use SMS apps, lastly use the carbon Android app to backup apps and data.
DISCLAIMER: Please proceed the below guide at your own risk, Android Egis will not be held responsible if your device lost data or gets damaged following this guide.
Step #1: Turn off your HTC One and reboot into recovery mode by holding down volume up and power buttons, in recovery mode create nandroid backup of your current ROM, it’s important because if anything not work out that you expect from this ROM, you’ll be able to easily revert back to your current state. To create backup select “Backup and Restore”, and then select “Backup” again, if you’re on TWRP recovery, click on “backup” and slide the blue button to confirm the action.
Step #3: Copy downloaded zip file to internal storage of your HTC One.
Step #4: Turn your HTC One off.
Step #5: Reboot phone in recovery mode by holding down power and volume down buttons.
Step #6: In recovery mode, perform wipe, select the wipe data/factory reset, and confirm on the next screen then select wipe cache and confirm on the next screen. At the end, select advanced, then select “wipe dalvik cache” and confirm action.
Step #7: Return to main menu by selecting “Go Back”.
Step #8: Select “Install Zip from SD Card” then “Choose Zip from SD Card” and locate the downloaded ROM zip file that you’ve transferred in above step and confirm installation. Repeat the same to install Gapps.
Step #9: Once again Wipe Cache / Dalvik-Cache.
Step #10: Now select “Go Back” after that select “Reboot System Now” to reboot.
Great job, the ReVolt ROM is now installed on your HTC One, experience all possibilities and if you encounter any problem, leave a comment below.