[How to] Install Google Play Edition ROM on HTC One


Recently, HTC and Samsung released the Google Play Edition flagship devices. Whether these devices are here to stay is subject to debate. HTC and Samsung both released the GPL-compliant kernel source code of their phones. So it was just a matter of time before they were ported to other phones.
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[How to] Install CM 10.1 ROM (Android 4.2.2) on HTC One

CyanogenMod is a popular community which makes custom ROMs for a range of devices. The latest device to get a CM 10.1 custom ROM is HTC One.  The nightly build of this ROM has been released. However, it has certain bugs! The biggest bug at the moment seems to be that the audio on outgoing calls can be “hit or miss”. The current workaround is to enable the ‘touch sounds’ and start a call using the dial pad, that way you will have audio on the outgoing call. This doesn’t affect incoming calls which are behaving normally.

HTC One CyanogenMod Nightly

If you want to still try out this ROM, then follow the instructions given below.
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[How to] Install PACman ROM on HTC One


HTC One is HTC’s flagship device. It was launched a few weeks ago. It’s bootloader has been unlocked, root access has been gained and also custom recovery is available for this phone. So now an individual can easily flash a custom ROM on the HTC One.

PACman is an excellent ROM. It combines the features of the Paranoid Android, AOKP and the CM ROMs. This ROM is available for the HTC One. However it has some bugs – LTE, in-call audio headphones/headsets, bluetooth, camera and the IR sensor are not fully working.
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