How To Install JellyBeer ROM For Nexus 4 E960
Nexus 4 E960 is one of best smartphone that you can try with high-end specs but low price even it runs latest Android OS version but stock, however it’s not a big problem to get something more than stock and custom ROMs like here’s JellyBeer for Nexus 4 to try developed by a senior XDA developer benjamin.j.goodwin.
JellyBeer is interesting custom ROM to make fun with your Nexus 4, this ROM was once developed for Galaxy Note but it’s now also ready to try on Google Nexus 4, this is the reason you can switch to phone, phablet and tablet mode using it. The JellyBeer ROM is packed with a awesome list of features DPI app Groups, the DPI is customizable (213 as default), navigation bar, changeable navigation bar height, dual panel, customizable carrier name, disable bootanimation, center clock in status bar with week, and more.
The below guide walks you through how to install JellyBeer ROM for Nexus 4 E960. Your Nexus 4 should have unlocked bootloader and a custom recovery installed, check our this guide to install ClockworkMod recovery or this guide to install TWRP recovery and check this guide to unlock bootloader. All-in-toolkit is also available for the smartphone. Backup everything, you can sync your contacts with Gmail account and for messages use SMS apps, lastly use file expert app to backup apps.
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 #2: Place both zip files to your Nexus 4.
Step #3: Turn the device off.
Step #4: Reboot the device into recovery mode, to do so reboot phone by holding down volume down and power buttons to enter in bootloader mode, there use volume keys to navigate and power button to select. Highlight the recovery option and enter in recovery mode with power button.
Step #5: In recovery mode, create a 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, select “backup” and confirm the action.
Step #6: Perform full wipe, first select the wipe data/factory reset, and confirm on the next screen then select wipe cache and confirm on the next screen. In the end return to main menu, there select “advance”, then select wipe Dalvik Cache and confirm the action. If you’re on TWRP recovery, select “wipe”, then select Factory Reset, Cache, and Dalvik Cache (it’s available in advance menu) one by one.
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.
Step #9: Once again select “Choose Zip from SD Card”, locate Google Apps package zip file and confirm installation.
Step #10: Once the installation is completed, select “Go Back” after that select “Reboot System Now” to reboot the smartphone.
Great! The JellyBeer ROM is now installed on your Nexus 4, you’re done! If you runs into any roadblock, holler in comment section.