Install Android 6.0.1 Pure Nexus Project Marshmallow Custom ROM on LG Nexus 4

Install LG Nexus 4 with Android 6.0.1 Pure Nexus Project Marshmallow Custom ROM. Android 6.0.1 Pure Nexus Project Marshmallow is a stable ROM. Nexus 4 will not receive official Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow update.

Android 6.0.1 Pure Nexus Project Marshmallow ROM

Based on AOSP Android 6.0.1_r3
Pre-rooted with SuperSU 2.52
Init.d support
Addon.d support
Fully Working VoLTE
Native Sprint PRL/Profile update
Google sounds from factory image not the horrible AOSP ones
Googles marshmallow wallpapers added to wallpaper picker
Advanced Reboot menu enabled by default
Advanced rotation settings
Enabled Developer settings by default
Enabled SystemUI tuner by default
Enabled option to use multi-window mode
Enabled click/longclick on notification panel header items
Disabled forced encryption
Disabled Tethering checks
Disabled Full screen keyboard in landscape
Show apps being optimized during initial boot
Bug fix’s and stability improvements
UI Improvements (fixed a bunch google forgot to materialize)
Download Speed in download notifications
Scrolling cache improvements
Seek-bar animation speed and font size control
Hostname customization
Added Special keys to all keyboard keys
Added more smileys to the aosp keyboard
Removed googles bug report option
Removed googles SystemUpdate option
Removed googles legal information

The guide mentioned below is only for Nexus 4 and cannot be tried on any other device. To know the Model No. of device go to Settings >> About Phone.

We cannot be held liable of any damage done to your device while following the below mentioned procedure.

Install Android 6.0.1 Pure Nexus Project Marshmallow Custom ROM on LG Nexus 4

Take a complete backup of data,apps and settings as the procedure may wipe your data.

Make sure that the battery of device has a minimum charge of 60%.

Enable “USB debugging” on your device by going to Settings >> Developer options >> Enable USB debugging.

ClockworkMod Recovery should be installed. Guide to install ClockworkMod Touch Recovery on Nexus 4.

Download Android 6.0.1 Pure Nexus Project ROM and Google Apps.

Connect your Nexus 4 with computer using USB cable.

Now copy/paste the downloaded Android 6.0.1 ROM zip and Google Apps zip files to your internal SD card root.

Switch off device and boot  into thee Bootloader Mode. Turn on your phone while pressing and holding the Volume Up + Volume Down and Power buttons.

Follow the screen instructions and select Bootloader and then go to Recovery.

In ClockworkMod Recovery, select perform a full data wipe by selecting “wipe data/factory reset”.Use the Power button to select everything while in the RecoveryMode.

Perform a cache wipe by selecting “wipe cache partition”.

From CWM recovery window, go to ‘advanced’ and then select “wipe dalvik cache”.

Go back to the main recovery screen and select “install zip from SD card”.

Now, select “choose zip from sdcard”. Using your volume keys, navigate to the Android 6.0.1 ROM zip file and select it using the Power button.

Confirm the installation process.

Repeat the above steps to install the Gapps zip file.

Once the installation completes, go back and reboot the phone by selecting “reboot system now” from the recovery menu.



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