[How to] Install CM 13 (Android 6.0) on Xiaomi Redmi 1S

Xiaomi Redmi 1S has a 4.7″ 720p IPS LCD display, Snapdragon 400 chipset with quad-core 1.6GHz processor, 1GB of RAM and 8GB internal storage. It has an 8MP shooter with 1080 video capture capability, and is powered by a 2000mAh battery. As with all Xiaomi Android smartphone devices, the Xiaomi Redmi 1S runs Xiaomi’s own user interface, MIUI, on top of Android 4.3 Jelly Bean.

Xiaomi Redmi 1S is unlike to get official Marshmallow support as it falls in the low-end category. However there are many teams who work on making custom ROMs for this phone. An unofficial version of CM 13 is available for this phone which will update it to Android 6.0. A detailed guide to install this ROM is given below.

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[How to] Install Android 5.0.1 on Xiaomi Redmi 1S

Xiaomi Redmi 1S has a 4.7″ 720p IPS LCD display, Snapdragon 400 chipset with quad-core 1.6GHz processor, 1GB of RAM and 8GB internal storage. It has an 8MP shooter with 1080 video capture capability, and is powered by a 2000mAh battery. As with all Xiaomi Android smartphone devices, the Xiaomi Redmi 1S runs Xiaomi’s own user interface, MIUI, on top of Android 4.3 Jelly Bean.

Senior XDA member saurabhrck has shared the Mokee-50.1-armani test build, originally built by developer syhost for Xiaomi Redmi 1S. This will upgrade the phone to Android 5.0.1.

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[How to] Install CM 11 (Android 4.4.4) on Xiaomi Redmi 1S

Xiaomi Redmi 1S is turning out to be one of the best low end device with amazing response from the users. Instead of the stock Android it uses the MIUI theme. There is a way to get the stock Android feel on the Xiaomi Redmi 1S. CyanogenMod developers have been successful in creating custom CM 11 ROM for this device that will give a Nexus like experience and also a fresh change from the MIUI. Follow the instructions given below to install the CM 11 ROM on the Xiaomi Redmi 1S.

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[How to] Install CWM Recovery on Xiaomi Redmi 1S

Xiaomi Redmi 1S is one of the best low end devices which offers unbelievable specs. It is powered by a quad core Snapdragon 400 processor, 1 GB of RAM and has 8 GB of internal storage. Previously, we saw how to root the Xiaomi Redmi 1S. In this tutorial, we will see how to install custom CWM recovery on the Xiaomi Redmi 1S. The CWM recovery offers more features than the one seen in the Mi-Recovery. Also, this recovery will make it easier to install custom ROMs on the Redmi 1S. Follow the instructions given below to install CWM recovery on the Redmi 1S.

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[How to] Root Xiaomi Redmi 1S

Xiaomi Redmi 1S offers great specs at a very low price. It has a 4.70-inch 720×1280 display powered by 1.6GHz processor alongside 1GB RAM and 8-megapixel rear camera. The 8GB of inbuilt storage (6.14GB user available) is expandable by up to 32GB using a microSD card. All this specs at a price of around $100.

Root access has been achieved for this device. Rooting has many benefits. You can install custom recovery, custom ROMs and also install various other mods. Follow the instructions given below to gain root access on the Xiaomi Redmi 1S.

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