In this tutorial checkout how to update LG Optimus G E975 to Android 6.0 Marshmallow – Complete Guide
As the Google Android 6.0 Marshmallow is rolled out recently and the Source Code is made available many developers have started developing Marshmallow ROMs for different devices and here in this guide we have brought one such Custom ROM for LG Optimus G E975. So let’s install Android 6.0 Marshmallow ROM and update LG Optimus G E975 to Android 6.0 Marshmallow. Let’s all thank to recognized developer kevinjoa and others for developing this wonderful ROM and letting LG Optimus G E975 users to have a hope on getting to taste Marshmallow firmware.
This ROM is AOSP based Android 6.0 Marshmallow ROM codenamed geehrc. As of now it is the first Android 6.0 Marshmallow based Custom ROM available for LG Optimus G E975 and more are expected to come in the near future. So if you own LG Optimus G E975 and want to taste Android Marshmallow then just follow this tutorial and install Android 6.0 Marshmallow on LG Optimus G E975.
Before we proceed to update LG Optimus G E975 to Android 6.0 Marshmallow we must get our device prepared for the installation process.
- This ROM is only for LG Optimus G E975. So don’t try it on other devices.
- Enable USB Debugging on LG Optimus G E975 from Developer Options.
- Charge LG Optimus G E975 to at least 75%.
- Backup all the important data. Backup SMS | Contacts | Call Logs etc.
- Root your device using Towelroot application.
- Install TWRP Recovery using FreeGee app.
- Create a Nandroid Backup.
Disclaimer: We are not responsible for any damage to your LG Optimus G E975. So proceed with the below installation steps at your own risk.
Android 6.0 Marshmallow ROM for LG Optimus G E975 – Download
How to update LG Optimus G E975 to Android 6.0 Marshmallow:
Step 1: Download the Android 6.0 Marshmallow ROM and Google Apps Package from the above downloads section.
Step 2: Transfer both the packages to the root of your device’s internal or external storage.
Step 3: Boot LG Optimus G E975 into Recovery Mode.
- Power off LG Optimus G E975.
- Press and hold Volume down and Power buttons together.
Step 4: Now from the Recovery Mode install Custom ROM and then Google Apps package. Follow the instructions listed here.
Step 5: Reboot your device.
That’s it now you have successfully updated LG Optimus G E975 to Android 6.0 Marshmallow.
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