Tutorial - How to Install (Paranoid) Android 5.1.1 Lollipop for Asus ZenFone 2 Z00A (ZE551ML) and Z008 (ZE550ML). Recently Paranoid Launch new rom Android 5.1.1 Lollipop for Asus Zenfone 2 Phone. Paranoid should work like a charm for you if you follow the procedure correctly. But Do it with your own Risk I'm not responsible of any damaged. Note : - Backup your data before perform this tutorial. How To Install [CM 12.1] CyanogenMod Lollipop on Zenfone 2.
- Intel USB Drivers for Android
- ADB Fastboot Tool
- And some more, which will be mentioned below
How To Install Android 5.1.1 Lollipop on Zenfone 2
Step 1. Your ZenFone 2 must be unlock bootloader, steps are there for unlocking
Step 2. After unlocking, install TWRP Recovery on your ZenFone 2
Step 3. Download ParanoidAndroid 5.1.1 Lollipop Custom ROMs from below link.
Step 4. Download the Gapps from below Link
Step 5. After downloading both zip, place both pa_Z00A-5.1-20150816.zip and Gapps.zip in your MicroSD
Step 6. Now power off, Once it is off, hold down the volume up button and hold on to the power button until the phone vibrates. After the vibration stops, release the power button and continue pressing the volume up button until the green Android robot appears. You should see a blue line below saying "Waiting Fastboot command", Now here click vol down till you see Recovery mode in top big rectangle box, click power button
Step 7. It will enter TWRP, first take the backup of ur current OS (tick everything), so you can restore if u want to use stock at some point (even the apps will be there, but if you kept the obb, data in internal, it will be wiped,so better copy android folder to PC)
Step 8. Now click wipe,click advanced wipe, select everything except the microsd (be careful), if you want to keep the internal files, then untick internal storage also.
Step 9. Click the install, choose externalSD, search for those zip, and install pa_Z00A-5.1-20150816.zip, then install Gapps.zip and then reboot your ZenFone 2.
Enjoy the ParanoidAndroid 5.1.1 Lollipop in ZenFone 2.
GApps - http://bit.ly/1yg1JFQ
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