If you are a user of Motorola and hold latest MOTO G 3rd GEN 2015 smartphone and willing to flash CyanogenMod CM12.1 Custom ROM on your device, so this is the right guide for you, with the help of this simple and concise guide you can easily Install Android 5.1.1 Lollipop on Moto G 3rd Gen 2015 CyanogenMod CM12.1 Nightly. Your device should be with unlocked bootloader and latest Custom Recovery must be installed on your device such as TWRP. CyanogenMod CM12.1 is an advance Custom ROM with best features and complete customization. Follow the complete instructions don’t skip any step.
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- Unlock the Bootloader of your device first
- Install Custom Recovery TWRP on your device
- Take a full backup of your important data on your device
- Do charge your device battery at least 60%
- Install USB driver on your PC of your device [Click Here]
- Enable USB Debugging on your device [Device Setting > Developer Options > USB Debugging]
Download Android 5.1.1 CM12.1 Nightly ROM [Click here]
Download Google Apps for Moto G (2015) [Click here]
Steps to Install Android 5.1.1 Lollipop on Moto G 3rd Gen 2015
Step-1 Connect your smartphone to your PC with USB cable and copy already downloaded .zip files on your phone storage memory.
[Don’t extract these files and place in the root folder of device storage]
Step- 2 Turn off your smartphone and boot in recovery mode. [Switch ON the device while press and holds Volume Up + Power buttons at the same time]
Step-3 On the recovery mode, GO to [Wipe > Advanced Wipe and Wipe Cache and then Wipe Dalvik of your smartphone] > go back to Main Recovery menu
Step-4 Now go back to the main recovery main menu and Tap the “Install” tab and then locate and tap on the CM 12.1 .Zip file and flash it.
Step-5 After that CM 12.1 Nightly Flashing completes to back to main Recovery menu and then tap on “Install” again this time locate and tap on Google App .zip file and flash it.
Step-6 After the successful installation of both CM12.1 ROM and Gapps files, go back to main Recovery menu and tap on “reboot” tab to reboot your smartphone and then tap on “reboot system now”.
Step-7 Now wait till your smartphone boot and running on Android 5.1.1 Lollipop CM12.1 Nightly Custom ROM.
Cheers, Your Moto G 3rd Gen (2015) is now running on the CyanogenMod CM12.1 Custom ROM.
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