The latest Android 7.1 Nougat firmware is now available for the HTC One (M8) devices. Resurrection Remix custom ROM is one of the most popular custom ROMs for Android devices and this new build of Resurrection Remix is based on Android 7.1 Nougat that brings some aftermarket features. Various users have tested this custom ROM and found it a fully working Android 7.1 Nougat custom firmware for HTC One (M8).
The ResurrectionRemix Android 7.1 Nougat custom firmware brings the awesome combination of performance, customization, power, tones of new features and much more. Your HTC One M8 must be rooted, unlocked, and the latest version of a custom recovery like TWRP should be installed on it already because without a custom recovery you will not be able to flash the .zip files of this Resurrection Remix custom ROM and Google Apps package. Before proceeding don’t forget to take proper backup of all your valuable data. If you are interested in updating your HTC One M8 to Android 7.1 Nougat based Resurrection Remix custom ROM then go ahead and follow the given steps.
Android 7.1 Resurrection Remix Nougat Custom Firmware Features:
-Enable/Disable Show Notification Count
-SuperUser Indicator Switch
-Carrier Label Switch
-Carrier label Colour
-Quick PullDown Switch
-Smart Pulldown Switch
-Time & date
-Navbar Ring Switch
-Navbar Ring Targets
-Navbar Button Customization
-Navbar Dimensions(Portrait & Landscape)
-Battery Bar customization
-Battery Icon Customization(circle/Landscape/Portrait and more)
-Battery % Text
-Network Traffic Indicator
-RR exclusive PITCH BLACK THEME
-Expanded Desktop Mode
-All New CM Audio FX App
-Heads Up Customizations
-Overall Smoothness Improvements
-Optimizations to Improve Battery
-ALL cm14.1 Features
This guide containing the Resurrection Remix Android 7.1 Nougat custom ROM is working with the HTC One (M8). Do not try to install this ROM on any other device, or your device might get bricked.
AndroidXDA.net will not be held responsible for any damage occurred to your HTC One (M8) during or after the installation of Resurrection Remix Custom Firmware. Proceed at your risk.
Before Getting Started:
- Make sure that the battery level of your HTC One (M8) is at least about 80% before proceeding to the installation guide.
- Download and install proper USB Drivers for the One (M8) on PC.
- It is highly recommended to take a good backup of your important data and settings on the phone using a custom recovery such as CWM or TWRP. In case anything goes wrong then you’ll be able to restore your data.
- Enable USB Debugging Mode on One (M8) from Settings > Developer Options.
- The HTC One (M8) should be rooted with the latest version of CWM or TWRP recovery installed that it supports the new Android 7.1 Nougat-based ROM installations.
Steps to Update HTC One (M8) to Resurrection Remix Android 7.1 Nougat Custom ROM:
Step No 1: – First, download the ResurrectionRemix Android 7.1 Nougat custom ROM (ResurrectionRemix-N-v5.8.0-20161201-m8.zip) and Google Apps package from the above links on the desktop of your PC. Do not extract these files.
Step No 2: – Now, connect your HTC One (M8) to the PC using its USB data cable.
Step No 3: – Move the ResurrectionRemix firmware, and Google Apps zipped files to the root folder of SD card on your phone.
Step No 4: – Transfer the boot.img file to android-sdk-windows\platform-tools directory on your PC.
Step No 5: – Next, power OFF the HTC M8 to boot into Bootloader/Fastboot Mode. Also, disconnect the USB cable.
Step No 6: – Power ON the device while pressing and holding the Volume Down + Power buttons at the same time.
Step No 7: – Once your M8 is in the Fastboot mode, navigate to android-sdk-windows\platform-tools directory and open Command Prompt within the folder.
Step No 8: – Type the following command and press Enter.
fastboot flash boot boot.img
Step No 9: – Now, type the following command and hit Enter.
Step No 10: – Follow the on-screen instructions and choose BOOTLOADER -> RECOVERY.
Step No 11: – While the phone is in TWRP Recovery, perform a full data wipe by tapping on the ‘Wipe’ button. Then swipe on the “Swipe to Factory Reset” option at the bottom.
Step No 12: – Navigate to the Recovery main menu and tap on the ‘Install’ button. Select the firmware.ZIP file that you have already transferred to the root folder of your SD Card on the phone.
Step No 13: – Swipe on the “Swipe to Confirm Flash” option to confirm installation on the next screen. The installation process will be initiated.
Step No 14: – After the installation is finished successfully, you will see a similar screen like the following:
Step No 15: – Repeat the above-given step for the installation of Google Apps package on your HTC One M8.
Step No 16: – Finally, select the “Reboot System” button to reboot your phone.
Your HTC One M8 will boot now, and it may take about 4-5 minutes to boot for the first time after installation.
Done! You have installed Android 7.1 Resurrection Remix Nougat custom ROM on HTC One M8.
In case your phone get into any boot loops or other issues, tap on the “Wipe cache/dalvik” button.