HTC Desire 816 gets Android 5.0 Lollipop [unofficial CM12]
The trend of using big screen phones has been like a fun for years. It was come from Korean company and later many other manufacturers dropped their big-screen phones with some decent specs and features. The HTC Desire 816 is one of them with an affordable price tag. This phone can give you a good graphic experience while you are viewing its angles. And the quad-core chip is best for quality performance. To make it more useful, there is even an Android 5.0 build for your Desire 816. Thanks to XDA, there is an unofficial port of CyanogenMod 12 port based on Android 5.0 Lollipop for the HTC Desire 816.
So if you are excited to experience Lollipop version, load this to your phone. Make sure your phone’s bootloader is not locked and a custom recovery is installed. The developer offers you a specific recovery to flash this CM12 build. But before you get too much excited, keep in mind this is an alpha build. So there are may be some issues with it you can experience.
This CyanogenMod 12 build can be flashed on any variant of Desire 816. For more details and installation guide about this HTC Desire 816 Android 5.0 Lollipop ROM, check out this XDA’s thread.