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Unofficial CyanogenMod 14 [CM 14] [Android Nougat 7.0] Rom for Google Nexus 5x (bullhead)

Android Nougat 7.0 ROM, Google Nexus 5x (bullhead) CM14/CyanogenMod 14 has now arrived via an Unofficial CyanogenMod Build. This brings night mode, bundled notification, improved battery optimization, and numerous other value-added features to enhance user experience.  It gives you all CyanogenMod 14 [CM 14] features with some major customized that makes your phone more fast and stable. This Rom can be used without any need to have any Google application installed. Linked below is a package that has come from another Android project that restores the Google parts. CyanogenMod does still include various hardware-specific code, which is also slowly being open-sourced anyway.Also Read:- Lineage Os , MoKee Rom , Aokp Rom , Resurrection Remix , Paranoid

Installing a custom ROM on a mobile requires the bootloader to be unlocked on this mobile phone, which may VOID your warranty and may delete all your data. Before proceeding further you may consider backup all data on the phone. You are the only person doing changes to your phone and I cannot be held responsible for the mistakes done by you.



Download Links:


TWRP recovery for Nexus 5x (bullhead)
Rom Download link of CM14 for Nexus 5x (bullhead) Nougat 7.0 ROM

CyanogenMod 14 GApps download link



Prerequisites:

  • This new CyanogenMod 14 [Unofficial] Android 7.1 Nougat firmware has to be installed on the Google Nexus 5x (bullhead) model only; if tried on other devices, it might get bricked [To check your device model: Go to Settings >> About phone >> model number]
  • Make sure the device is rooted before going forward for custom ROM installation
  • Make sure to back all the data by installing TWRP in the smartphone.
  • Make sure to install USB drivers on the PC.
  • Make sure the device has more than 80 percent battery.
  • If you face force close, go to Settings >> Setupwizard >> Give permission

Step-by-step installation guide

Step 1: Download Google Nexus 5x (bullhead) CyanogenMod 14 [Unofficial] Android 7.0 Nougat custom ROM and Google Apps

Step 2: Place the downloaded Cyanogenmod ROM into the phone's storage memory.

Step 3: Turn off device.

Step 4: Perform Recovery mode sorties by long pressing Volume (Down) + Power key Simultaneously

Step 5: Once entering the TWRP settings menu, clear phone's memory (full) by selecting 'Wipe' option. Once done, select – 'Swipe to Factory Reset' perform factory reset


Step 6: Return to TWRP settings and tap 'Install' and Selecting Downloaded Cyanogenmod14.Zip file.

Step 7: Approve the installation by tapping 'Swipe to Confirm Flash'

Step 8: Flashing of the ROM begins and after few minutes, a message 'Successful' appears on the screen, thus completing installation.

Step 9: Return to TWRP settings and tap 'Install' Select Downloaded GApps.Zip file in the phone's memory.

Step 10: Approve the installation by tapping 'Swipe to Confirm Flash'

Step 11: Reboot your Mobile

Note:- If faced with boot loop problem, navigate back to TWRP settings, and select 'Wipe cache/dalvik'. This procedure will help resolve any issue with regard to custom ROM installation

That’s it! Your Google Nexus 5x (bullhead) should now have Unofficial CyanogenMod 14 ROM installed on your phone! Go to Settings > About phone to verify.

Also Read:-
  1. Resurrection Remix 5.8.1 [Android Nougat 7.1] Custom ROM for Google Nexus 5x (bullhead)
  2. Paranoid Android [Official] Rom for Google Nexus 5X (Bullhead)
  3. Official CyanogenMod 14.1 [CM 14.1] for Nexus 5x (bullhead)