You can now update your HTC One (M9) to Android 7.1.1 Nougat. ResurrectionRemix team has released a custom ROM based on Android 7.1.1 Nougat which is available for all HTC One (M9) smartphones. HTC One (M9) users can taste the Nougat experience at their devices. Also, this custom firmware is fully working for HTC One (M9) that brings all Android 7.1.1 Nougat official features as well as included some after market features to play and modify your HTC One (M9). This ROM is not officially announced by Google or HTC but just a custom ROM. Your device must be rooted and installed with the latest version of a custom recovery like TWRP or CWM (ClockworkMod) already on your phone because a custom recovery is needed to flash the ROM.
By following this simple step by step guide, you can update your HTC One (M9) to ResurrectionRemix Android 7.1.1 Nougat custom ROM. Make sure that the bootloader of your HTC One (M9) is unlocked otherwise you will not be able to install ResurrectionRemix custom ROM. Before proceeding, keep in mind to take a full backup of all your valuable data. If you are interested in installing ResurrectionRemix Android 7.1.1 Nougat custom ROM on HTC One (M9), then go ahead and follow the given steps.
Android 7.1.1 ResurrectionRemix Nougat Custom Firmware Features:
-Navbar Button Customization smart bar
-Double Tap To sleep navbar
SuperUser Indicator Switch
-Double Tap To sleep Statusbar
-Carrier Label Switch
-Carrier Label Colour
-Carrier Label Size
-Time & date
-Day & date Toogle
-Centre/Right/Left Clock Choice
-Clock Font Styles
-Battery Bar customization
-Battery Icon Customization(circle/Landscape/Portrait and more)
-Battery % Text
-Network Traffic Indicator
-Network Traffic Arrows Switch
-Network traffic Color
-Statusbar RR Logo
-RR logo Color
-Weather Font Style
-Ticker Text color
-Ticker Icon Color
-Power Menu Animations
-Gestures Anywhere Feature
-3 Finger Swipe Screenshot Gesture
-App Circle Bar
-Choose apps in AppSidebar
-Choose apps in App circle
-Pie Trigger(left ,Right ,Bottom)
-More Pie Features
-Expanded Desktop Mode
-Heads Up Switch and customizations
-Configurable 0,90,180,270 Degree Rotation
-Lock Screen Autorotate Switch
-Native Tap to Wake From Marshmallow
-Double Tap Power Button To enable Camera gesture
-Prevent Accidental Wakeup
-Wake Phone on Charging Plug
-Battery Light Customizations
-Notification Light Customizations
-CM privacy guard
-Performance Tweaks (Kernel Auditor Inbuilt)
-CM root inbuilt
-A Whole new RR Configurations
-OverAll Smoothness Improvements
-Optimisations to Improve Battery
-Includes All Android Nougat Features
-Includes ALL CM14.1 Features
This guide containing the ResurrectionRemix Android 7.1.1 Nougat custom ROM is working with the HTC One (M9). 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 (M9) during or after the installation of ResurrectionRemix Custom Firmware. Proceed at your risk.
Before Getting Started:
- Make sure that the battery level of your HTC One (M9) is at least about 80% before moving on to the installation guide.
- Download and install proper USB Drivers for the HTC One (M9) 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 (M9) from Settings > Developer Options.
- The HTC One (M9) should be rooted with the latest version of CWM, or TWRP recovery installed that it supports the new Android 7.1.1 Nougat-based ROM installations.
Steps to Update HTC One (M9) to ResurrectionRemix Android 7.1.1 Nougat Custom ROM:
Step No 1: – First, download the ResurrectionRemix Android 7.1.1 Nougat custom ROM (RR-N-v5.8.0-20170106-himaul-Unofficial.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 (M9) 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 the android-sdk-windows\platform-tools directory on your PC.
Step No 5: – Next, power OFF the HTC M9 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 M9 is in the Fastboot mode, navigate to the 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 M9.
Step No 16: – Finally, select the “Reboot System” button to reboot your phone.
Your HTC One M9 will boot now, and it may take about 4-5 minutes to boot for the first time after installation.
Done! You have installed Android 7.1.1 ResurrectionRemix Nougat custom ROM on HTC One M9.