Install Xiaomi Redmi 1S Nougat Update using CyanogenMod 14 ROM

The unofficial CyanogenMod 14.1 ROM is ported for Xiaomi Redmi 1s. So now, you can update Xiaomi Redmi 1s to Android 7.1 Nougat. If you are interested in getting Xiaomi Redmi 1s Nougat update, then go through the below steps.

The Xiaomi Redmi 1s is the very first device of ‘Redmi’ series and undoubtedly, the company has already left the software upgrade support. However, many third-party developers understand the true potential of the device and coming up with the latest updates. Here is the unofficial CyanogenMod 14.1 ROM for Redmi 1s filled with all the Android 7.1 Nougat features. Additionally, you can find many other customization tools using which you can unleash hidden features.

 Xiaomi Redmi 1S Nougat Update

 

Xiaomi Redmi 1S Nougat Update

The unofficial CyanogenMod ROM comes with the official Android 7.1 update for Redmi 1S Generation. Those who don’t know about CyanogenMod – It’s one of the best Custom ROMs available for almost every Android smartphones which comes with lots of features, customization options, and updates. So, here we are going to show you a step-by-step guide on how to install Xiaomi Redmi 1S Nougat Update using CyanogenMod 14 ROM.

Disclaimer: We have not developed this Nougat Custom ROM for Redmi 1S, 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.

Prerequisites:

  • You do have to charge your device battery up to 70 – 80%.
  • Redmi 1S bootloader must be in an unlocked state.
  • Make sure it is rooted and possess any Custom Recovery.
  • Take a backup of your important stuff.

How to Install Xiaomi Redmi 1S Nougat Update using CyanogenMod 14 ROM

Step 1: The below links will traverse you to download page and from there, you need to download all the packages (.zip) on your computer.

Step 2: Connect your Xiaomi Redmi 1S 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 Redmi 1S into recovery mode.

  • Turn off your device.
  • Press and hold “Volume Up + Power” buttons together for a few seconds until Mi logo menu appears.
  • Your device will enter into recovery mode.

Step 5: Once you are into recovery mode, do “wipe data/factory reset“, “wipe cache partition”, and “Wipe Dalvik Cache”.

Step 6: Then, Select “install zip from SD card” option > “choose zip from SD card” > select “Nougat Custom ROM.zip” package > select “OK”.

Similarly, you have to flash the remaining packages (gapps.zip and SuperSu).

Step 7: Once you have flashed all the files, select “++++Go Back++++” option and then choose “reboot system” to reboot your smartphone.

Please make sure that your device will take 5 – 10 minutes to boot up for the first time. Till then, you can enjoy whole new booting logo of Android 7.1 Nougat.

Screenshots:

Install Xiaomi Redmi 1S Nougat Update using CyanogenMod 14 ROM

Download Links of Redmi 1S Nougat Update:

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