Paranoid Android is back, and now the most popular ROM is available for most of the Android phones. OnePlus 2 is one of the. Paranoid is one of the most popular ROM and comes with lots of features like customized Quick Settings, CM engines theme, etc. The new ROM is based on the Android 6.0 Marshmallow and packed with lots of new features which you can enjoy on your OnePlus 2 android phone. If you are interested in this ROM and want to test the same on your Oneplus. Below is out detailed guide which you can follow on your phone and Update Oneplus 2 with Paranoid Android 6.0 ROM.
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CHECK PHONE MODEL
This guide is only for the Oneplus 2 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 Oneplus 2 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.
Update Oneplus 2 with Paranoid Android 6.0 ROM
Step 1. Visit the Paranoid Android ROM page here and instal the latest ROM zip for Onplus 2 and save the zip file on your phone memry.
Step 2. Now download the Gapps zip form here and save the file on your oneplus 2 internal memory.
Step 3. Boot your Oneplus 2 in recovery mode. Power off the phone first and press Volume down a+ Power button to boot phone n recovery mode.
Step 4. Now go Wipe > Advanced Wipe > Cache and Data. And Wipe
Stp 5. Go back tot he main menu. Select Install and Flash the Paranoid ROM zip file.
Step 6. Nowe Flash the Gapp sZip file on your phone.
Step 7. Reboot system.
Now you oneplus 2 would run on the latest Paranoid Androdi 6.0 ROM.