[How to] Install CM 12.1 (Android 5.1) on OnePlus One

OnePlus One sports a 5.5″ 1080×1920 JDI display. It’s powered by a 2.5GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor and 3GB of RAM. Storage comes in at either 16GB or 64GB. Other features include a 13MP camera, 3100mAh battery, dual front speakers and StyleSwap replaceable back covers. On the software side, the OnePlus One runs a version of Cyanogenmod with a unique modified user interface.

OnePlus One also comes with Oxygen OS in addition to modified Cyanogen OS. If you want other options, there are many custom ROMs. The official CM 12.1 ROM can be installed on OnePlus One. This is stock CM 12.1 and it varies from the modified Cyanogen OS present in OnePlus One. Follow the guide below.

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

OnePlus One sports a 5.5″ 1080×1920 JDI display. It’s powered by a 2.5GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor and 3GB of RAM. Storage comes in at either 16GB or 64GB. Other features include a 13MP camera, 3100mAh battery, dual front speakers and StyleSwap replaceable back covers. On the software side, the OnePlus One runs a version of Cyanogenmod with a unique modified user interface.

OnePlus One has only recently received the Android 5.0.2 official update. However the latest version is 5.1 and it will be some time before this device receives it. Good news is that official CM 12.1 nightly is available for the OnePlus One. It will update the OnePlus One to Android 5.1. Follow the guide given below.

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[How to] Update OnePlus One to Android 5.1

OnePlus One sports a 5.5″ 1080×1920 JDI display. It’s powered by a 2.5GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor and 3GB of RAM. Storage comes in at either 16GB or 64GB. Other features include a 13MP camera, 3100mAh battery, dual front speakers and StyleSwap replaceable back covers. On the software side, the OnePlus One runs a version of Cyanogenmod with a unique modified user interface.

OnePlus One was one of the great success stories of the past year. However, it has not received the Android Lollipop update yet which might have miffed some users. But using custom ROMs like the OmniROM, OnePlus One can be updated to the latest Android 5.1. If you want to install this ROM on OnePlus One, follow the guide below.

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