[How to] Install Official CM 13 (Android 6.0.1) on OnePlus 2

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.

Previously, we have seen how to install CM 13 ROM on OnePlus 2. But those were all unofficial ones and were copy of the CM 13 ROM. Now CyanogenMod team have created an official nightly of OnePlus 2. If you want to install official CM 13 ROM, follow the guide below.


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[How to] Install CM 12.1 (Android 5.1.1) 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.

Recently, we saw how to update Xperia ZR to Android 5.1.1 via CM 12.1 custom ROM. CyanogenMod team have also created this ROM for Xperia ZR’s sibling – Sony Xperia ZL. If you want to install CM 12.1 on Xperia ZL, follow the guide below.

Xperia ZL

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[How to] Install Official CM 12.1 (Android 5.1) on HTC One M8

HTC One M8 features a 5-inch 1080p display, 2.3 or 2.5 GHz Snapdragon 801 CPU/GPU, 2GB of RAM, enhanced “BoomSound” speakers, a 2600mAh battery, up to 32GB of internal storage and support for external microSD cards up 128GB. One of the most unique features of the HTC One (M8) is its new “Duo Camera.” This camera features two sensors: one Ultrapixel sensor and one depth of field sensor to allow users to select the image focus after the picture has been taken.

Previously we saw a tutorial on how to install CM 12.1 custom ROM on the HTC One M8. But that ROM was a port which had quite a few bugs. Now an official nightly of the CM 12.1 ROM is available which is comparatively a lot stable. If you want to install this ROM, follow the guide below.


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Get Amazing 24 bit Audio Quality on your Android Smartphone

Audiophiles often complain that Android devices not being able to deliver the quality of sound that an iPod can. People refuse to replace their iPods with their Android smartphones. Wouldn’t it be great if you could get a profession sound quality on your android smartphone itself. Thus making the use of carrying a separate music player redundant! Here is a MOD made by XDA Senior Member BSDgeek_Jake called HDSoundEngine2.


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