[How to] Install Official CM 13 (Android 6.0.1) on HTC Desire 816

HTC Desire 816 is a mid-range device that brings in a number of high-end specs. The Desire 816 has a 5.5″ Super LCD2 720p display. It’s powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 1.6GHz quad-core processor and has 1.5GB of RAM. Internal storage sits at 8GB, and can be expanded with a microSD card, up to 128GB. It has two comparatively powerful cameras. A 13MP rear facing camera, and 5P front facing camera. All this runs on a 2600mAH non-removable battery.

Although it was launched more than 2 years ago, CyanogenMod team have continued to provide support to it. CM 13 ROM running on Android 6.0.1 has been launched for this device. If you want to install this ROM on HTC Desire 816 Dual SIM version, follow the guide below.

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[How to] Root HTC Desire 816

HTC Desire 816 has a 5.5″ screen with a resolution of 720×1280 pixels. It is powered by a 1.6 GHz quad core Snapdragon 400 processor and 1.5 GB of RAM. It has 8 GB of internal memory with an expandable memory of 128 GB and 13 MP primary camera. It also has a 5 MP front camera. It runs on Android 4.4.2.

Previously we saw how to install CWM recovery on this device. In this tutorial we will see how to root HTC Desire 816. Rooting the phone has many benefits. You can remove the bloatware from the device, install apps which require root access and much more. Follow the steps given below to root the phone.

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[How to] Install CWM Recovery on HTC Desire 816

HTC Desire 816 was released a few months ago as a mid range device. It has a 5.5″ screen with a resolution of 720×1280 pixels. It is powered by a 1.6 GHz quad core Snapdragon 400 processor and 1.5 GB of RAM. It has 8 GB of internal memory with an expandable memory of 128 GB and 13 MP primary camera. It also has a 5 MP front camera.

HTC Desire 816 is a good device but you can further enhance its performance by installing MODs, custom ROMs and much more. But for that, you will need to first install a custom recovery. Follow the steps given below to install CWM custom recovery on HTC Desire 816.

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