Moto G LTE from last year just received an Android 6 Marshmallow CM 13 ROM. Now Moto G LTE (2014) user can now update their phone with the latest Android 6 version and enjoy the new features of Marshmallow on their phone. So here is a CyanogenMod 13 ROM for the Moto G 2014 LTE that will get your device to the latest Android 6.0 Marshmallow. To apply this custom ROM on your Phone, you need a rooted phone with TWRP recovery. The ROM is still in beta stage and has some bugs like Stock Browser can’t download files, Stock File manager always crash, FM Radio not working, Camera and Flashlight. If you want to try this ROM on your phone, below is the guide which you can follow n your phone and update the same with Android 6 Marshmallow CM 13 ROM.
Your warranty is void if you follow the given instruction in this guide. We the Howtorootmobile.com team or the developers are not responsible for bricked devices, dead SD cards. Read all the instruction very carefully and Perform everything at your own risk.
CHECK PHONE MODEL
This guide is only for the Moto G LTE 2014 android smartphone. Don’t try this method on any of other Android devices, It may hard brick your device. So, first confirm your phone model number in your android phone settings. To do this Go the Settings page of your device and check out the “About Device” option.
PRE-REQUISITES AND REQUIREMENTS
Before following the below Mention guide, It’s always recommended to follow our pre-requisites and requirement to stay safe.
1. BACKUP YOUR ANDROID DATA
Do take the Full Backup of your Android Apps, SMS, Contacts, Call Logs, Bookmarks. This one is one of the most important step that you have to follow, as we don’t want anyone losing their personal data or apps. For help on Backup and Restore check out the below mention guides.
2. INSTALL MOTO DRIVERS
First you need to Setup ADB and Fastboot Drivers on windows PC. This will help you to sendbasic linux commands, and a variety Android specific commands from PC to connected Android devices.
Now you need to install the USB drivers to connect your device with the computer to follow this guide. Without these USB drivers you can’t connect your device to the PC, first download and install these drivers on your system.
3. ENABLE USB DEBUGGING MODE
Now you need to enable USB debugging mode. Without enabling USB debugging mode on your device you can’t start the root, Custom ROM or Unlock process.
4. CHARGE YOUR ANDROID
If your device switched off during this process, it could damage or brick the device. Make sure that your Android battery is full charge or near about 50-70% battery level.
After following the above mention steps follow the below mention guide one by one to proceed with the tutorial. All the above mention steps are very important, so do follow all the steps and do exactly what is told.
Install Android 6 CM 13 ROM on Moto G LTE
Step 1. To get started, you need a rooted Moto G LTE 2014 with Latest TWRP recovery TWRP 188.8.131.52. Download the latest TWRP here and flash the same on your phone top follow the next steps. If you already done that then go to the Step 2.
Step 2. Now download the ROM, Gapps from the below mention links.
Step 3. Once all the three files are downloaded. Move all the three zip files on your Nexus internal memory.
Step 4. Boot your phone in TWRP recovery mode. To boot into TWRP, first turn off your device and then press and hold volume down and power keys at the same time. If you see the TWRP logo, that means you have successfully booted into the recovery.
Step 5. From TWRP tap on the wipe and select Factory Reset. You can also choose Advance Wipe but make sure to tick the boxes next to System, Data, Cache and Dalvik Cache. Swipe to commence.
Step 6. After this go back to the Main menu and Tap on Install option, Locate the ROM and flash it.
Step 7. Now flash the GApps zip file on your phone.
Step 8. Reboot once done and enjoy Android Marshmallow on your Moto G LTE 2014 Nexus.