The latest version of Android 5.0.2 Lollipop LiquidSmooth Custom ROM is now available for the HTC One M7 Android smartphone users. Being the HTC One M7 Android smartphone owner, you’ll be glad to know that you can now update your HTC One M7 device to Android 5.0.2 Lollipop.
Users having still running KitKat 4.4.4 OS, can now upgrade their devices to taste the awesomeness of Lollipop. There is no news from HTC that when they’ll release the Lollipop 5.0.2 Android officially but thanks to the Liquid Smooth ROM developers for providing a custom ROM firmware for HTC One M7. So go ahead and follow then given guide carefully to update the HTC One to the latest Android 5.0.2 Lollipop LiquidSmooth firmware.
Android Lollipop 5.0.2 Features:
- Ambient display
- Volume wake
- Immersive mode toggle
- Notification light length and speed
- Advanced power menu
- Clock position > center/left/right
- Show/hide am/pm
- Show/hide date
- Ad blocker
- LCD density
- V4A Audio in settings
- Built in SuperSu
- Quick settings toggle
- Network traffic status bar toggle
- Double Tap 2 sleep status bar
- Status bar brightness control
- Show clock & date
- Clock/Date color
Before Getting Started:
- Make a proper backup of your present data manually on your HTC One before starting the installation process of this custom ROM firmware.
- Your HTC One M7 device must be rooted, otherwise this firmware update cannot be flashed.
- Enable USB debugging Mode on HTC One by navigating to “Settings > Applications > Development > USB debugging”
- Download and install HTC One M7 USB Drivers on your PC.
- Ensure that your HTC One device has a minimum of 70% battery life.
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Download Required Files:
Steps to Install LiquidSmooth Android 5.0.2 Lollipop on HTC One M7:
Step No 1:- First download Android 5.0.2 Android ROM (LS-LP-v4.0-2014-12-24-liquid_m7.zip) and Google Apps for your HTC One on the PC.
Step No 2:- Connect the Phone with PC using its USB Data cable.
Step No 3:- Copy the downloaded Android 5.0.2 Lollipop firmware and Gapps .zip files to your device.
Step No 4:- Now move the boot.img file to android-sdk-windowsplatform-tools directory on your PC.
Step No 5:- Power Off the HTC One in order to enter into the fastboot / bootloader mode. Power ON the phone while pressing and holding the Volume Down + Power buttons.
Step No 6:- While your device is in fastboot mode, go to “android-sdk-windowsplatform-tools directory” on your PC.
Step No 7:- Launch command prompt and enter the following given commands:
fastboot flash boot boot.img
Step No 8:- Follow the on-screen instructions and select the boot loader, then choose to boot the device in the recovery mode.
Step No 9:- From the Recovery Mode, select “install zip from sd card”and navigate to the firmware .zip file. Confirm the installation on the next screen and the flashing process will begin. Please wait, this process may take about 5 minutes to apply update.
Step No 10:- Once the installation process completed, navigate to “+++Go Back+++” and reboot the device in the normal mode.
Step No 11:- Install Google Apps (Gapps) by repeating the above steps.
You’ve successfully installed the latest Lollipop 5.0.2 LiquidSmooth Custom ROM on your HTC One M7.
Drop a comment in the comments area below if you face any problems during updating your device with this latest Lollipop 5.0.2 Android firmware.