How to install BQ Aquaris M5 CM14.1 Android 7.0 Nougat ROM

This is an easy and safe step by step guide to download and install official BQ Aquaris M5 CM14.1 Android 7.0 Nougat ROM with image tutorial.

Hi, finally CyanogenMod launched Official CM14.1 Android Nougat ROM for BQ Aquaris M5. This is a Nougat Stock Rom based CM14.1 and here is an easy and safe tutorial for install Official BQ Aquaris M5 CM14.1 Android 7.0 Nougat ROM.

BQ Aquaris M5 has Brilliant 5.0 inch IPS LCD screen with 1080 x 1920 pixels resolution. This phone comes with superb build quality and innovative design. BQ Aquaris M5 has two outstanding features Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 and Corning Gorilla Glass 3, it’s make this phone very smoother and faster.

Preparation of install BQ Aquaris M5 CM14.1 Android 7.0 Nougat ROM:

1. Take a backup of your phone Click here.
2. Your phone battery should charge 80% minimum.
3. Your device must have Custom Recovery like TWRP Recovery.
4. Read all steps then do it careful.

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Download Rom and tools of BQ Aquaris M5:

File Name Download link
BQ Aquaris M5 CM14.1 Android 7.0 Nougat ROM Download
GApps for BQ Aquaris M5 Download
BQ Aquaris M5 USB Driver Download

How to update or install Official BQ Aquaris M5 CM14.1 Android 7.0 Nougat ROM:

Step 1: Download CyanogenMod 14.1 ROM zip and GApps zip file. Connect your phone to PC and copy both files into your Phone Internal Storage. Do not copy into any folder or SD card!!

Step 2: Now shut down your device and long press volume down and power button to recovery mode. See in this image.

recovery mode

Step 3: Your phone is going to recovery mode. Now click on wipe and go to Advanced Wipe. Then Select Wipe cache, Dalvik cache, System, data and swipe to confirm it.

CM14.1 ROM installing process 1

Step 4: Now, Go to main menu and click on Install option. then locate downloaded CyanogenMod 14.1 ROM zip. select downloaded file and swipe to confirm Flash. installing process is start. Don’t interrupt this process, it might to take 4-6 minutes.

CM14.1 ROM installing process 2

Step 5: After the Flashing process completed, Flash the GApps zip file. Now wipe cache and Dalvik cache again and Reboot your device.

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Tips for BQ Aquaris M5

After install Official CM14.1 Android 7.0 Nougat ROM for BQ Aquaris M5, you can root your phone because root allows you to use a maximum of your phone without any restrictions. After root you will install custom apps, Rom and custom setting in your phone. But first read Root Advantage and Disadvantage by this article then follow this guide to root BQ Aquaris M5.

I hope you like this New update Official BQ Aquaris M5 CM14.1 Android Nougat ROM installation guide from which you will be able to easily install BQ Aquaris M5 CM14.1 Android Nougat ROM without any extra efforts. If feel any problem in this guide then please use comment box. Thanks to all.

Note: I am not responsible if you make Mistakes and Bricked Devices.

One Comment

  1. Thanks for such a detailed manual.
    As Cyanogen is not avaliable anymore

    Is it possible to change this manual to: Lineageos?

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