Update Motorola Moto E LTE XT1527 to Android 7.0 Nougat Via AOSP ROM

The unofficial AOSP Android 7.0 Nougat ROM is now available for Moto E LTE XT1527 (2nd Gen.) code named Surnai.We are sharing step by step guide to Download & Install Android 7.0 Nougat AOSP ROM On Moto E 2nd Gen 2015.Follow the given steps to Update your Moto E 2nd Gen to Android 7.0 Nougat Via AOSP ROM

It is very unlikely that Moto E 2nd gen is going to get official Nougat 7.0 update officially or not.But that doesn’t mean that Moto E 2nd gen users can’t experience the latest Android 7.0 Nougat.Now unofficial Nougat 7.0 ROM available for the device.This is a great news for all Moto G 2nd Gen LTE users who want to experience the latest Android on their devices.Follow the given steps carefully to Download & Install Android 7.0 Nougat AOSP ROM On Moto E 2nd Gen (LTE)

Special thanks to srfarias XDA Senior Member  for sharing the initial build of Android 7.0 AOSP ROM for Moto E LTE XT1527.According to the dev, this method only works on Moto E LTE XT1527 with TWRP installed on it.So make sure that, your Moto E 2015 has TWRP then follow the given guide to Download & Install Android 7.0 Nougat AOSP ROM On Moto E 2nd Gen.This will Update Moto E 2nd Gen to Android 7.0 Nougat
As you guys know, Moto E 2nd is very unlike to get the Android 7.0 Nougat Update officially, so users have only one option and that is custom ROMs.This AOSP ROM is in its beta stage so there are many bugs and can’t be used as a daily driver right now.But in future updates, the bugs will be fixed.


rootmygalaxy.net will not be held responsible for any kind of damage occurred to your device while following this tutorial.Do it at your own risk.


  • Make sure there is at least 60% battery left on your smartphone before begin.
  • Make sure you have a custom recovery (TWRP/CWM) Install On your device.We recommend TWRP Recovery.
  • Now from TWRP Recovery →Take a proper Nandroid backup so that you can restore anytime you need. Guide > How To Create & Restore Nandroid Backup On Android Devices


  Visit the Development Page for download links

└download the right ROM according to your device’s name and model number


Download & Install Android 7.0 Nougat AOSP ROM On Moto E 2nd Gen 2015

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Dibyashree Sharma
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Dibyashree Sharma graduated in Computer Science from NIT Rourkela. For the past eight years, she has been blogging about Android, which she is really passionate about. She has built a good reputation as a reliable source. Away from the digital sphere, Dibyashree enjoys playing tennis, a sport she is as passionate about as she is about technology.

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    Naveen Kumar

    how to install twrp mode


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