Official CyanogenMod 13 Nightly builds for HTC One M7 are now available. The official CM13 Marshmallow for HTC One M7 is packed with latest all the latest features including redesigned User-Interface, improved security, Doze mode and much more. If you wish to install Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow ROM on HTC One M7 you can take reference from our previous articles where we have used the same process for other devices. In this article following the same process we will install Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow on HTC One M7 via Official CM13 Nightly custom ROM.
Custom ROM gives you freedom to modify and optimize your device according to your wish. So installing CyanogenMod 13 Nightly on your HTC One M7 you will be able to perform modifications and customization in your device. You can add tweaks and theme your device to give it new look every time you see, some custom ROM also let you overclock the CPU to enhance it’s performance.
Note: The CyanogenMod 13 is a Nightly ROM so you may or may not experience minor lags but over all the performance is pretty stable and can be used as daily drivers. Remember CM13 Nightly is a third party custom ROM but not an official/stock firmware by the manufacturer so after installing CM13 Nighty on HTC One M7 if you wish to revert back to stock firmware you can do it any time you want.
How to install Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow ROM on HTC One M7 via Official CM13 Nightly ROM
Disclaimer: This guide includes flashing custom ROM on your device, it is not an official firmware but will flash the custom firmware. The writer is not responsible for any damage happens to your device during the whole operation neither we are forcing you to perform such operation.
Before you begin:
Keep your battery charged or at least your device should contain at least 80% charge before the flashing operation.
A custom recovery is the most necessary element while installing custom ROMs or any .zip file on your device so a custom recovery like ClockworkMod or TWRP must be installed on your device.
Latest Android USB drivers for your device should be installed on your PC, or you can download latest USB drivers for HTC
Create a Backup of your complete Android device
Backup is the most necessary part for your device you need to create a Nandroid backup of your device through custom recovery. We prefer Nandroid backup over other many apps because you don’t need to download multiple backup apps for specific purpose, the Nandroid backup will let you create backup of your device including; Messages, call log, settings and calendar including whole Operating System. Click the link to create a Nandroid backup/restore of your Android device.
Once you done with the above preparations now it’s time to flash CyanogenMod 13 Nightly ROM on your HTC One M7.
Process to install Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow on HTC One M7 via Official CyanogenMod 13 Nightly ROM
Download the CM13 Marshmallow ROM along Google apps for HTC One M7 from the link provided below.
Connect your device to PC and move the downloaded files on the internal storage of your device. [If you downloaded it via phone then skip this step]
Its time to reboot your device into recovery Mode, to do so you can search for it or use hardware buttons combination. (If your device is rooted then its super easy, just visit Google Play and download any third party reboot app for this purpose)
Once your device successfully boots into recovery mode, select the downloaded CM13 ROM .zip file and confirm it by swiping the slider for (TWRP) or yes for (CWM).
Wait for the process to complete, now perform the same step to flash Google apps zip file on your device.
Once successfully done with the installation procedure simply reboot your device, please note the first boot up may take 5 to 7 minutes so be patient as things needs to be settled up for boot.
That’s it! You have successfully installed Android 6.0.1 based CyanogenMod 13 Nightly ROM on HTC One M7. If you have any confusion in the above process you are free to ask and follow us on Facebook/Twitter/Google+.
Download CM13 Nighty Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow for HTC One M7 [m7]
Download CM13 Google Apps [Gapps]