Finally, we have Android 7.1 Nougat update for OnePlus One smartphone. Indeed, you can update OnePlus One to Android 7.1 Nougat OS without any hassle. However, this is not a OnePlus One official Nougat update ROM, but it comes with all the new features of Android N which can be seen on Nexus and Google Pixel smartphones. So, if you are looking to update OnePlus One to Android 7.1 Nougat, then you can go ahead and follow the steps. Here, we are going to show a step-by-step tutorial on OnePlus One Nougat Update – how to install CyanogenMod 14 Custom ROM.
CyanogenMod 14 – Best Nougat ROM for OnePlus One
OnePlus One is a well-known Chinese manufacturer. The company has already confirmed Android 7.1 Nougat Update for OnePlus 2, OnePlus 3 and OnePlus X. However, there is no news about OnePlus One Nougat Update official, but you can update it via flashing CyanogenMod 14.1 Custom ROM. As we all know about CyanogenMod and it’s one of the best Nougat ROM for OnePlus One. So, check out the below steps to update OnePlus to Android 7.1 Nougat via CM 14 Custom ROM.
Disclaimer: We have not developed this Nougat Custom ROM for OnePlus One, so we are not responsible for any of the problems that you face after installing it. Make sure; you follow this post at your risk only.
- You do have to charge your device battery up to 70 – 80%.
- OnePlus One bootloader must be in an unlocked state.
- Make sure it is rooted and possess any Custom Recovery.
- Take a backup of your important stuff.
OnePlus One Nougat Update – Steps to Download and Install via CyanogenMod 14 Custom ROM
Step 1: The below link will traverse you to download page, and from there, you need to download all the packages (.zip) on your computer.
Step 2: Connect your OnePlus One smartphone with your computer via official USB data cable. (Note: Make sure your system must possess all the needed drivers to detect your device.)
Step 3: Copy all the downloaded files to the root directory of your smartphone.
Step 4: Now, you need to boot OnePlus One into recovery mode.
- Turn off your device.
- Press and hold “Volume Down + Power” buttons together for a few seconds until Fastboot menu appears.
- Now, select Bootloader > Recovery (Use Volume up key to navigate and Power button to select).
- That’s it! The recovery mode will appear.
Step 5: Once you are into recovery mode, do “wipe data/factory reset,“ “wipe cache partition,” and “Wipe Dalvik Cache.”
Step 9: Then, Select “install zip from SD card” option > “choose zip from SD card” > select “Nougat Custom ROM for OnePlus One.zip” package > select “OK.”
Similarly, you have to flash the remaining packages (gapps.zip and SuperSu).
Step 10: Once you have flashed all the files, select “++++Go Back++++” option and then choose “reboot system” to reboot your smartphone.
Download Links of OnePlus One Nougat Update:
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