Android 6.0 released a month ago and pushed on lot of latest Google smartphones but a list of android devices has no sign of official Android 6.0 updates from their concern manufacturers including Android One Sprout4 device. But if you own this device and still want to update Android One Sprout4 with Android 6.0 then you can update Android One Sprout4 with Android 6.0 based CM 13 Custom ROM, using this guide.
This updated firmware is released officially by CyanogeMod team, a custom firmware with full features of Android 6.0 and some extra developments.
Disclaimer: guide is referred to update Android One Sprout4 with Android 6.0 based CM 13 Custom ROM, don’t try this on any other device, also we www.guidebeats.com will not be held responsible for any damage, proceed at your own risk.
• Backup your important data on the device before proceedings.
• Do charge the device battery more than 70% prior installations process.
• Install Android One Sprout4 USB driver on your PC. [Click here]
• Enable USB Debugging mode on the device, by [Settings >Developer options]
• Your device should be rooted with custom recovery installed on it.
Download Google apps for CM13 Gapps.ZIP [Click here]
Steps to update Android One Sprout4 with Android 6.0 based CM 13 Custom ROM
Step1– Connect your device to PC with USB cable where you have downloaded the ROM.ZIP file, transfer that file to the folder of device storage
Step2– Unplug from PC, and turn off the device after both files copied.
Step3– Now boot your device on recovery mode, via [press and hold the Power + Volume Down buttons both at once until the recover screen appears on the screen]
Step4– On recovery mode main screen select “wipe data factory reset”, then “wipe cache partition” and then “wipe Dalvik cache” option under advance options and confirm, then go back.
Step5– Once you are on main recovery menu, tap on “install zip from sdcard” and then “choose zip from sdcard”, then browse and select the downloaded ROM.ZIP file, and confirm flashing by swiping at the bottom of the screen.
Step6– on the ROM file installs successfully, Repeat step-5 and select Gapps.ZIP file for flashing this time, and confirm flashing by swipe at the bottom of screen.
Step7– after both files installations gets successful, reboot your device, from recovery main menu select “reboot system now” to boot the device into new installed ROM normally.
You’re done! That’s how to update Android One Sprout4 with Android 6.0 based CM 13 Custom ROM