It's time to renovate your HTC One X PJ46100 with XDA Developers member mwilky's Renovate ROM version 12.0.0! Throw your phone's bloatware out the window and get optimized RAM with Renovate 12.0.0. Get longer battery life and great speed on your One X by flashing this ROM to your device.
The Renovate 12 ROM has been rooted with the latest SuperSU and binaries. It comes with Android 4.1.1 and HTC Sense 4+. And, true to the idea of renovation, you can use AROMA Installer to pick your choice of themes and apps that come with this ROM.
This guide shows you how to flash Renovate ROM for the HTC One X.
- The instructions in this guide are intended for use with the HTC One X, model number PJ46100. Applying these instructions on another device or model may produce undesired outcomes.
- The information in this guide is provided for instructional and educational purposes only. There is no guarantee that these instructions will work under your specific and unique circumstances.
- Use these instructions at your own risk. We shall not hold any responsibility or liability for whatever happens to you or your device arising from your use of the info in this guide.
- Read and understand the whole guide first before actually performing the instructions.
- An HTC One X PJ46100 with ClockworkMod Recovery installed.
- A Windows PC
- Handset USB drivers installed on the PC. You may install the drivers by installing HTC Sync.
- Enable USB debugging on your handset.
- Disable antivirus, firewall, and other security software. Also disable HTC Sync and other software that accesses your phone. Such software can interfere with the procedure in this guide.
- Download the following:
- Fastboot package (Fastboot.zip, 404.46 kB)
- Renovate 12.0.0 (RENOVATE_12.0.0.zip, md5sum: 3edbd4c1a13a5121d04c3270cf14b960)
- Make sure your device's battery still has at least 70% power. You don't want the device to shut down in the middle of the procedure.
- Backup all personal data on your phone to make sure you have a copy of your personal data (e.g., contacts, SMS, MMS, Internet settings, Wi-Fi passwords, and the like) in case the procedure in this guide erases such data.
- Copy the Renovate ZIP file to your phone's SD Card.
- Extract the Fastboot.zip to your computer. You will get a folder named Fastboot.
- Extract boot.img file from the Renovate ZIP file and place it inside the Fastboot folder.
- Turn your phone off.
- Boot your phone into Bootloader mode. Hold down the Volume Down and the Power buttons until the screen turns on.
- In Bootloader Mode, highlight Fastboot Mode using the Volume keys and select it by using the Power button.
- Connect your phone to your computer using your phone's USB cable. The word “Fastboot USB” should appear on your phone's screen.
- On the computer, launch a command prompt and navigate it to the Fastboot folder.
- Flash boot.img by typing the following at the command prompt:
fastboot flash boot boot.img
fastboot erase cache
- Disconnect your phone from the computer.
- Go back to your phone and select Bootloader. This will bring you back to the main Bootloader menu.
- In Bootloader Mode, highlight Recovery Mode using the Volume keys and select it by using the Power button.
- Create a NANDroid Backup. Select Backup and Restore > Backup.
- Select Wipe data/factory reset > Yes.
- Select Wipe cache partition > Yes.
- Select Advanced > Wipe Dalvik cache > Yes.
- Select Mounts and Storage > Format System > Yes.
- Select Install ZIP from SD card > Choose ZIP from SD card > Locate and select the Renovate ROM ZIP file > Yes.
- The AROMA Installer should appear on the screen. Follow the on-screen instructions to completely install the ROM.
- Once the installation process is complete, reboot your phone.
Congratulations! You have Renovate ROM 12.0.0 running on your HTC One X. Enjoy your newly Renovated device.
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