[How to] Install CM 14 (Android 7.0) on Xiaomi Redmi Note 3

Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 has a 5.5in display. It is powered by a MediaTek Helio X10 CPU. Redmi Note 3 will come in 2GB as well as 3GB variants of RAM. The primary camera will be 13MP while the front camera will be 5MP. Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 has 16/32GB internal storage options which can be expanded further with the use of microSD card.

XDA team have created an unofficial build of CM 14. This will update Redmi Note 3 to Android 7.0. It will take a long time for Xiaomi to push out Android 7.0 to Redmi Note 3. Instead of waiting, you can install this custom ROM. Follow the guide below.

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[How to] Install Android 7.0 Nougat on Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE

Samsung Galaxy S4 has a 5″ 1080p Super AMOLED display (PenTile 441 ppi), a pseudo octa-core Samsung Exynos 5410 or quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 (depending on region), 2 gigs of RAM, up to 64 gigs of storage, and a 2600 mAh battery. Furthermore, the device features additional features such as floating touch and a 13 MP shooter featuring a revamped camera interface.

Samsung will not be making Android 7.0 Nougat for Galaxy S4 or any of its variants. However, there is an AOSP ROM build running on Android 7.0 available for Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE. It contains all the Nougat features such as night mode, bundled notification, improved battery optimisation, multi-window options and numerous other value-added features to enhance user experience. If you want to install this ROM, follow the guide below.

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[How to] Install Official CM 13 (Android 6.0.1) on Sony Xperia TX

Sony Xperia TX has a 4.5″ display with a 1080x720p resolution. It is powered by a Qualcomm MSM8260A Snapdragon S4 Plus processor. The Xperia TX uses 1GB of RAM, with 16 GB of internal storage which can be expanded with a microSD card. At the time of its release it ran on Android Ice Cream Sandwich and it was upgradable to Jelly Bean.

Although Sony stopped official support long ago, XDA developers have continued to make ROMs for this phone. CM 13 ROM running on Android 6.0.1 can now be installed on Sony Xperia TX. If you want Android Marshmallow on Xperia TX, follow the guide below.

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[How to] Install Android 7.0 Nougat on Nexus 6P

Huawei Nexus 6P is a high-end Android smartphone, released in September 2015. It features a 5.7″ Quad-HD AMOLED display, 2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 octa-core processor, and 3GB of RAM. Internal storage is available in either 32GB, 64GB or 128GB, though the device lacks a removable storage slot. Other features include a USB Type-C port, 12MP rear camera, 8MP front selfie camera and 3450mAh battery. On the exterior, the Nexus 6P features a fingerprint sensor.

It has taken a long time but Google have finally uploaded Android 7.0 Nougat factory images of Nexus 6P. This can be used to install Android 7.0 manually on the Nexus 6P. A detailed guide on how to do it is given below.

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[How to] Install CM 14 (Android 7.0) on OnePlus 3

OnePlus 3 is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 CPU with 6GB of RAM and 64GB of storage. It has a battery capacity of 3,000mAh and can be charged up to 60% in 30 minutes with the included Dash charger. The AMOLED display is 5.5″ and FHD resolution. It runs on Android 6.0.1 and is powered by OxygenOS which includes many enhancements to Android.

OnePlus will take some time to push out Android 7.0 Nougat for OnePlus 3. However, guys at XDA have been able to port Android 7.0 to OnePlus 3 via CM 14 ROM. If you want to install this ROM on OnePlus 3, follow the guide below.

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[How to] Install Official CM 13 (Android 6.0.1) on Sony Xperia ZL

Sony Xperia ZL has a 5″ display with a 1080x1920p resolution and Sony’s Bravia Engine 2. The 1.5 GHz Snapdragon S4 processor is quad-core. The Xperia ZL uses 2 GB of RAM, with 16 GB of internal storage which can be expanded with a microSD card. The Sony Xperia ZL uses IR technology to use the phone as a remote control for a television. At the time of its release it ran on Android Jelly Bean.

Many unofficial versions of CM 13 were available for Xperia ZL but now an official CM 13 nightly has been created for this device. It will update Xperia ZL to Android 6.0.1. If you want to install this ROM, follow the guide below.

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[How to] Install CM 14 (Android 7.0) on Nexus 5

Nexus 5 is powered by a powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 2.3GHz quad-core processor, 2GB of RAM and an Adreno 330 GPU. The 4.95″ True HD IPS Plus display has a resolution of 1080 x 1920, with a pixel density of 445 ppi. Storage comes in at either 16GB or 32GB. Other features include an 8MP camera, LTE connectivity and a 2300mAh battery.

Google will not push out official Android 7.0 for Nexus 5 since its two year window period has passed. However CM 14 ROM is available for Nexus 5 which will update this device to Android 7.0. It is still in the beta stages but is quite stable. A detailed guide on how to install CM 14 on Nexus 5 is given below.

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[How to] Install CM 14 (Android 7.0) on OnePlus X

OnePlus X features a 5.0″ 1080p AMOLED display, a Snapdragon 801 CPU with 3GB of RAM, and the ability to use two SIMs, or one SIM plus a microSD card. The camera is 13MP sensor with f/2.2 aperture, and the front camera takes photos at 8MP with f/2.4 aperture. The OnePlus X comes with a glass back, or, in limited quantities, you can get a unit with a ceramic back. The battery capacity is 2525mAh.

OnePlus X has still not received official Marshmallow update. However, Android being open source, you can always install custom ROMs if you want latest Android version. CM 14 ROM running on Android 7.0 Nougat is available for OnePlus X. If you want to install CM 14 on OnePlus X, follow the guide below.

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[How to] Install Android 7.0 Nougat on Google Nexus 5X

Nexus 5X is powered by a powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 SoC, 2GB of RAM. Nexus 5X has a 5.2in display. Storage comes in at either 16GB or 32GB. Other features include 12.3MP rear-facing camera with an f/2.0 aperture onboard, as well as a 5MP front-facing camera with f/2.2 aperture. Nexus 5X also has fingerprint scanner (Nexus Imprint), USB Type-C port which will allow for faster charging.

Last week, Android 7.0 Nougat was released. Usually, Google uploads factory images of latest Android version on its developer website immediately. But this time, it has been delayed. However, Nexus 5X factory image is available and it can be used to install Android 7.0 Nougat. A detailed guide is given below.

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[How to] Download and Install Pokemon Go 0.35.0

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Niantic are pushing out latest update of Pokemon Go – 0.35.0. This version has introduce some new features. The main one being that of Team Leader. Trainers can now reach out to their Team Leader for more information about a creature they’ve caught. Team Leaders will brief them on their creature’s defensive and offensive capabilities, giving them a better idea of whether the creature they’ve caught is worth keeping in their collection. Which Team Leader provides the player with information depends on which Team the player joined. Pokemon Go has three Team Leaders. They are Candela, Blanche and Spark.

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