OnePlus 2 is the 2015 flagship Android device of Chinese upstart OnePlus. It is the successor to the popular OnePlus One, and is due for release in Q3 2015. It features a 5.5″ 1080p LTPS LCD display, 1.8GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 processor, 4GB of RAM and a 3300mAh battery. Internal storage comes in at either 16GB or 64GB. The rear camera has a 13MP sensor and is capable of 4K video recording at 30fps, while the front camera has a 5MP sensor and can record 1080p video.

All the devices of OnePlus are extremely developer friendly, so you will find a large number of custom ROMs for OnePlus phones. For OnePlus 2, a new custom ROM is available – SlimRoms. It runs on Android 6.0.1 and has some distinct features – DPI (Dots Per Inch) screen resolution change option, exclusive SlimLauncher, Root access, performance tweaks and many more value-added features to enhance user experience. If you want to install this ROM, follow the guide below.


Disclaimer: Follow the instructions at your own risk. If the device gets damaged, the writer or the owner of the site must not be held responsible.

Pre-requisites and Backing up your OnePlus 2:


Steps to install SlimRoms on OnePlus 2:

  1. Create a Nandroid backup from recovery, in case anything goes wrong.
  2. Download the SlimRoms zip file and Gapps zip file and transfer it to the phone.
  3. Switch off the phone and boot the phone into Recovery mode.
  4. Next, wipe the cache and the dalvik cache.
  5. Now go to “Install zip” and then “Select zip”. Choose the SlimRoms zip file.
  6. Now again clear cache and dalvik cache.
  7. Go to ”Install zip”, then “Select zip”. Choose the Gapps zip file.
  8. Then perform full data wipe task. To do so, click “Wipe Data/Factory Reset”, then choose “Yes” on next screen to confirm.
  9. After the process is complete, reboot the phone.

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