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AICP 12.1 [Android Nougat 7.1] Custom Rom for Google Nexus 4 (mako)

Android Ice Cold Project [AICP 12.1 - Nightly] [Android Nougat 7.1] for the Google Nexus 4 (mako) is now available for download and ready to be flashed/installed. AICP 12.1 is an Android 7.1 Nougat based AOSP ROM developed and maintained by AICP team members.  This ROM has supported the most devices and introduced the most features of any custom build of Android. You will also get some extra customization in the setting There is an option called AICP Extras through which you can do some tweaks in the UI. Some features of stock oxygen os is also available like ambient display, gesture support and the alert slider is also available.  Moreover, the system is light so it will be fast and secured in addition you can remove bloatware and start up programs, you can overclock or undervolt CPU frequencies. You are not required to install any Add Ons, simply download the latest ROM, gapps, flash it, and go!
You can install this Rom via Sp flash tools and also via Twrp, if you want to install it via Twrp your Device must be Rooted but you can install it without Root via SP flash tools,wrong flashing of the Rom will cause damage on your Device be careful before Doing anything, Before you proceed to download and flash the ROM onto your device, please note that you and you alone are responsible for any damage to your device hardware. This is definitely not a completely stable ROM and is not recommended for your work use, especially the unofficial ROMs. So, proceed at your own risk.
Features:-
  • System animations. 
  • Toast icon and animation. 
  • Power menu animation. 
  • Pie Control. 
  • Slim Dim. 
  • Lock screen blur. 
Pre-requisites :-
  • This is new [Official] AICP 12.1 [Android 7.1] firmware has to be installed on the Google Nexus 4 (mako) model only; if tried on other devices, it might get bricked [To check your device model: Go to Settings >> About phone >> model number].
  • This tutorial will wipe out all your data. Make sure you backup all your data in your phone before proceeding.
  • Make sure the device is Rooted before going forward for ROM installation.
  • Installed Custom(Twrp) Recovery. 
  • At Least 60-80% Battery. 
  • Perform a Dalvik Cache wipe before proceeding from the Recovery Mode.
  • Download AICP-12-xxx-7.1-Rom.zip and Gapps from below.

Download Links:


ROM Download link of  AICP 12.1 - Nightly for Google Nexus 4 (mako).
GApps Download Link download link for AICP 12.1 [Android Nougat 7.1] ROM.



How To Install AICP 12.1 Custom Rom on Google Nexus 4 (mako)-

Step: 1) First, download and install a TWRP custom recovery. If you already had a custom recovery installed on your device then skip this step.

Step: 2) Download AICP 12.1 custom ROM latest version File for Your Device and Gapps from above and save it on your device.

Step: 3) Now Boot your device into TWRP Recovery mode by press and hold “Volume Down+Power Button”

Step: 4)  Now the first thing which i always recommend is to make a backup of current ROM in case anything went wrong you can easily restore the ROM.

Step: 5) Return to main TWRP menu, choose Wipe>Advanced Wipe>Select Wipe cache, Dalvik cache, System, and data and swipe right to confirm it.

Step: 6) Now, Return to main TWRP menu, Go to Install and locate the downloaded ROM.zip file & swipe right to Install the ROM file. After the process completes, Follow the same procedure and Flash the GApps.zip file.

Step: 7)  Once the ROM is install wipe cache & Dalvik cache again and Reboot  your device the first boot will take around 5-10 minutes so don't worry just let the boot finish.

That’s it! Your Google Nexus 4 (mako) should now have Android Ice Cold Project [AICP 12.1 - Nightly] [Android Nougat 7.1] ROM installed on your phone! Go to Settings > About phone to verify. The ROM is an official nightly built So you will be getting updates frequently.