Recently OnePlus has announced its own ROM build for its OnePlus One smartphone. The ROM is currently available for download. Follow this guide to know how to install OnePlus One Android Lollipop Alpha ROM on your One Smartphone easily. Do read the requirement and disclaimer section before proceeding with these steps.
Flashing your device may not void your OnePlus One warranty, but any other issue occurred due to the flashing will not be covered in the warranty. Proceed at your own Risk.
- Download OnePlus_Cumminity.zip file to your PC
- Download GApps to your PC
- Create Backup of your data, as flashing ROM will wipe everything from your device.
How to Install OnePlus One Android Lollipop Alpha ROM
Step 1: Copy the downloaded files to your phone.
Step 2: Boot into TWRP recovery. To do this on OnePlus One, press and hold both the volume up and power button simultaneously for few seconds until you see the recovery interface.
Step 3: In the recovery interface, go to Wipe and do a factory reset to clean your data, cache and Dalvik.
Step 4: After the Wipe, go to Install and select the Zip file (OnePlus_community) and confirm flash. Wait until the flash is performed successfully.
Step 5: Once the Flash is complete, Install GApps (optional).
Step 6: Now reboot your smartphone.
Step 7: Initially the reboot may take few minutes.
That’s it! You have successfully installed new OnePlus ROM on your One device.