Android One Devices Receive CyanogenMod 12.1 Nightly Builds, How To Install

Cyanogen has released nightly CyanogenMod 12.1 builds for all Android One devices. CyanogenMod 12.1 is the latest version of CM based on Android 5.1 and now it is available for the affordable devices in the Android One platform.

Android is advancing every day and new high-end flagship devices are released with powerful processors and high-resolution displays. These devices are ideal for many people, but not for those who are on a tight budget. People are struggling to find a decent phone for a low price. Google wants to fix this with Android One. Decent devices with frequent software updates for a low price.

So far, Android One devices have enjoyed frequent software updates and actually they have been updated to Android 5.1 Lollipop. However, the stock Android 5.1 firmware is not as feature-rich as users want. The stock ROM misses on many features and customization possibilities.

CM12.1 ROM is based on Android 5.1 Lollipop and supports all Android One devices. It is the most popular ROM that supports the majority of Android devices. CyanogenMod 12.1 has a long list of features missing on stock Android One ROM, including theme support, better performance, frequent security updates, removed bloatware and extra features.

The latest CyanogenMod 12.1 build supports all Android One devices, including Micromax Canvas A1, Karbonn Sparkle V, Spice Dream UNO and more.

Install CyanogenMod 12.1 Nightly ROM on Android One

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  1. You need a custom recovery installed on your device to flash the ROM.
  2. Turn the phone off and boot into recovery mode. There are various ways of going into recovery mode.
  3. In recovery, select wipe data and factory reset to prevent any possible issues.
  4. Then go to install zip file, find the downloaded ROM and select it.
  5. Flash the ROM.

Wait for the ROM to install and reboot your phone. The first boot might take a few minutes. For any questions, let us know below.