Guide to Flash/Install Custom ROM on Android Device

Few days back we posted a article 3 Simple Ways To Flash Custom ROM on Android, on that guide we show you three application which helps you to flash the ROM on android device. But today in this guide you we shoe you the manual method to flash rom with the help of custom recovery. There are so many custom ROM are available on the internet which you can easily flash on your device and enjoy the feature of these ROM. If you are not sure where to find ROMs, simply do a Google search or browser the XDA forum to find hundreds of ROMs fro your phone.

Once you find your ROM for your smartphone or tablet, simply download the zip file of the ROM on your desktop and move the file on your phone. To do this connect your device to the PC with USB cable and move the file. It is highly recommended that you leave the ROM ZIP file in the root of your phone’s SD card, With this way you can easily browser the rom file on your phone.

Now you are ready to flash the rom. next step is to boot the device in recovery mode. Read this guide to boot in Recovery Mode.

How to Flash a Custom ROM ANdroid

Flash Custom ROM

Once your device in recovery mode, choose the option that says “Install zip.” It is for flashing ZIP files on your device.


Now the new screen will open on your device, in which you have to select the option that says “Choose zip from sdcard”. From here choose a ROM zip file on your device that you moved on your device.


Once you select the file on your device it will prompt you if you really wish to flash the file. Choose the “Yes” Option and wait for few minutes to finish the flashing process. Once it is done you will see a confirmation message on your screen.

Now go back to the recovery main menu and select the “Reboot system now” option and your device will reboot into the newly installed custom ROM.

That’s it! Now your device is running on the new custom ROM.