HTC One X CM10.1 How to update Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean Custom ROM

Since official launching of latest CM10.1 Android 4.2.2 custom ROM, users become active to update their respective HTC One X devices with latest custom ROM. The particular custom ROM has developed on the basis of Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean updates from AOSP. Indeed, it is more advanced in technological point of view, but it does not contain HTC Sense User Interface. Once after observing  ‘CM10.1 Android 4.2.2’ key features you have moved to install CM10.1 Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean custom ROM on HTC One X device and are seeking help then follow the remaining part of the existing tutorial.

The move to install CM10.1 Android 4.2.2 custom ROM on HTC One X requires some fundamental changes. You need to install ClockworkMod recovery then unlock Bootloader function on HTC One X device. Ensuring both measures are taken bit earlier then step towards following mandatory steps.

  • Installation process needs better connectivity between PC and HTC One X device. Therefore, you will have to properly install USB drivers of related devices on your PC. You may install HTC One X USB Drivers on PC after click appropriate link.
  • When connection between PC and HTC One X device does not exist after successful installation of USB Drivers then you have to enable USB Debugging mode. After enabling USB Debugging, connection will be made between PC and HTC One X device.
  • Phone memory data might be lost in condition of installing latest custom ROM on HTC One X device. Therefore, users are required to get Backup all important phone memory data along with APN settings.
  • For installation, latest custom ROM requires uninterrupted function of such device for a longer period. Considering such fact, you have to ensure that devices should have been charged up to 85% of total capacity. If device goes off, in mid way of installation firmware, it will become dead or nonfunctional for later period.

Above steps are essential, and it should be taken in a similar way as shown earlier. Now move to install CM10.1 Nightly Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean custom ROM on HTC One X device. To assist you, I am putting tips to install latest custom ROM on HTC One X.

How to install HTC One X CM10.1 Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean Custom ROM:


Step 1

Start with downloading both CarbonRom Android 4.2.2 ROM as well as Google Apps on desktop. After completion, extract boot.img zip file which is present in downloaded CarbonRom Android 4.2.2 ROM.

Step 2

Now connect HTC One X Phone and Computer with the help of USB cable.

Step 3

After then copy zip files of both Android 4.2.2 ROM along with Google Apps the paste it on SD card.

Step 4

Now copy boot.img file to android-sdk-windowsplatform-toolsdirectory

Step 5

Then you need to switch HTC One X device off.

Step 6

Now try to turn HTC One X device into flashboot or bootloader mode. Flashboot mode could be accessible while turning device on and pressing and holding Power Button and Volume Down altogether.

Step 7

Above act leads into Flashboot mode in your phone. Now navigate android-sdk-windowsplatform-toolsdirectory on computer. Just open command prompt, after clicking Shift + Right Click. Then put below mentioned command and enter:

fastboot flash boot boot.img

Step 8

After then type following command and press enter:

fastboot reboot

Step 9

Here, you see instructions. Go with that instruction and select BOOTLOADER then go to RECOVERY.

Step 10

In ClockworkMod recover, users are required to wipe existing data and scroll down to select ‘flash zip from SD card’. You may press Power button to select flash zip from SD card option.

Step 11

Once again press power button to ‘choose zip from sdcard’.

Step 12

Try to navigate Android 4.2.2 ROM zip file, using Volume Key for this specific purpose. Now select ‘Android 4.2.2 ROM zip file by pressing Power button.

Step 13

At next screen when you confirm the process of installation, it begins to install latest custom ROM on HTC One X device.

Step 14

As soon as process gets completed, go to ‘+++++Go Back’ and restart that particular device from Recovery Menu. In Recovery menu, you get ‘reboot system now’ option to restart your devices after installing the latest custom ROM.

Disclaimer: Above tips are dealt with only installing CM10.1 Nightly Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean custom ROM on HTC One X device. Applying above tips to none other than HTC One X device will make such device permanently dead. We warn you to never try above mentioned tips at any condition on other devices.

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