Thanks to Resurrection Remix custom ROM, HTC One X can be now updated to latest Android 5.0.2 Lollipop using the step by step instructions posted here.
This ROM is impressed from CM12 custom ROM which is based on Stock Android (Nexus Android experience) and comes with lot of new features like new music app, Audio FX, great speed, impressive user interface and superb battery timings. Since this is not official Lollipop update from HTC and it is custom ROM, so you will need to have your HTC One X rooted with bootloader unlocked otherwise you won’t be able to flash Resurrection Android 5.0.2 Lollipop ROM on HTC One X.
Key Features of ROM:
- Toast animations
- Add change log
- Network traffic monitor
- LCD Density
- All new music and audio fx app
- Listview animations
- Much more…
- Make sure your phone battery is 80% charged.
- It is highly recommended that you should have a complete backup of all your important data including SMS, Contacts, Call logs etc before you proceed with custom ROM installation on your HTC One X.
Steps to Install Resurrection Android 5.0.2 Lollipop Custom ROM on HTC One X
Step 1: Once you have downloaded the required files above, connect your HTC One X to your computer and transfer the downloaded zip files to SD card.
Step 2: Transfer the boot.img to android-sdk-windows\platform-tools directory.
Step 3: Turn Off your mobile and boot it to Fastboot mode by pressing and holding “Power + Volume Down” buttons.
Step 4: When your mobile is in fastboot mode, navigate to android-sdk-windows\platform-tools directory on your computer and open CMD there (Shift + Right Click –> Open Command Prompt).
Step 5: Type “fastboot flash boot boot.img” there and hit Enter. After that type “fastboot reboot” and hit Enter.
Step 6: Follow onscreen instructions. Select Bootloader and then go to Recovery. Next the process is pretty straight forward.
Step 7: In CWM recovery mode, first perform full data wipe by selecting “wipe data/factory reset” option.
Step 8: Next clear cache using “wipe cache partition” and “wipe dalvik cache” options.
Step 9: Now you are ready to flash Resurrection Android 5.0.2 Lollipop custom ROM on your HTC One X. For that, select option “Install zip from SD card” followed by “Choose zip from SD card” and browse for the transferred ROM to start the installation process. [Repeat this step for Google Apps as well]
Step 10: Once installation is completed, reboot your HTC One X from main menu.
Congratulations, you have successfully updated your HTC One X to Android 5.0.2 Lollipop by installing Resurrection Remix custom ROM on it. If you faced any difficulty, don’t hesitate to ask us in comments below.