Download/Install Resurrection Remix Oreo On Moto Z (Android 8.1 Oreo) | Codenamed: griffin: Hello friends! Today, in this post, we are going to be discussing rooting and custom ROMs. We are also going to tell you how you will be able to install Resurrection Remix on your Moto Z. The fact that the number of casual Android users rooting their devices and installing custom ROMs increasing gradually has been a proud achievement for the tech-community but it is still alarming that a lot of Android users are still unaware of these amazing features and think of it as highly complex and risky. In this post, we will be giving a lot of information which will make you more aware of these features and help you install custom ROMs. The Resurrection Remix Oreo is a custom ROM that is based on the source code of Android 8.1 Oreo firmware and it comes with a lot of amazing additional features apart from the ones already present in the stock firmware.
Ever since its resurrection, Moto has been one of the most popular brands of smartphones that have been on top of the charts with every device that it launches. Its Moto Z comes with a 5.5-inch AMOLED capacitive display screen with a resolution of 2560x1440p, a powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 Quad Core processor, Adreno 530 GPU, 4 GB RAM, 32/64 GB ROM storage capacity, and a non-removable 2600mAh Li-Ion battery. It runs on Android 7.1.1 Nougat firmware (upgrade to Android 8.0 planned), and its other features include a 13.0 MP rear camera, a 5.0 MP front camera, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v4.1, and more.
In case you happen to be a Moto Z user who has been planning to install a custom ROM but hasn’t been able to execute it due to lack of information, then this post will certainly help you achieve that. Here, we will first be giving you the basic information which you must know before starting to install a custom ROM and later we will give you a detailed step-by-step guide to help you install this custom ROM.
There are tons of things which users can do after rooting their device like flashing Custom ROMs, kernels and Mods. Most of the Custom ROMs are feature rich. They provide loads of customization options compared to the Stock ROM. Some of the Custom ROMs are well optimized for battery and performance. So, users are always in search for good custom ROMs for their Android smartphones.
What is Custom ROMs On Android?
Custom ROMs are based on Official Android source codes which are customized or developed by developers or a community of developers. Custom ROMs come with loads of extra customizations which makes them unique and popular among the android lovers. Remember, Custom ROMs are not provided by Google or other mobile vendors but are developed and maintained by the community and its contributors.
Benefits Of Custom ROMs
1) Vanilla Android (Pixel Style)
Most Of the AOSP Based Custom ROMs are bloatware free and have very close to the stock look and feel which makes them super snappy. These ROMs are very optimized for battery and performance.
2) Root Access
Most of the Custom ROMs are pre-rooted. The process of gaining full admin control of the Android device is called Rooting On Android. It’s similar to running programs as administrators in Windows.
After rooting your device you can install different MODs, kernel, ROMs on your device. You can install latest Android updates (like the Android 8.0 Oreo) On old device by installing third party ROMs Resurrection Remix or LineageOS 15.You can overclock the CPU and GPU of your device to get the best performance. You can hibernate any app you want. You can underclock the CPU to get better battery life.
For more information about Android rooting, check out our detailed post here > What Is Rooting Android Phone? Advantages And Disadvantages
3) Regular Updates
Most of the Android smartphone manufacturer provides 2-year software support and after that, the devices won’t get any official update. In that case, users have to fully depend on Custom ROMs to test the latest Android on their devices.
Most of the developers of the Custom ROMs provide a 4)regular update which is one of the best things about Custom ROMs.
Android is famous for Customization and Custom ROMs take this to another level. Unlike Stock vanilla android Custom ROMs come with various customization options. We are sharing few of them below
- Users can enable or disable navigation bar
- Users can customize navigation bar and Status bar icons
- Some Custom ROMs come with different MODs
- Some Custom ROMs come with Custom Kernels which allow users to Overclock or underclock the CPU and GPU.
- Some Custom ROMs come with support for Third party themes
5) Battery and Performance
Most Of the Custom ROMs are very close to stock vanilla android in look. The Custom ROMs are very optimized which results in better battery life and smooth performance.
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- Enable root for apps on lineage Os (Supersu zip)
- Make sure the bootloader on your device is unlocked and your device is rooted and you have a custom recovery installed.
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- Make sure your device has more than 50% battery.
- Make sure you have taken a backup of your important data. Now proceed To Install Resurrection Remix On Moto Z.
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Download Resurrection Remix For Moto Z (Resurrection Remix v6.0.0)
- Download The ROM | Credit: Development Page
- Download Official GApps For Official Resurrection Remix
- Download latest Magisk v13.5 (If you want root access)
Steps To Install Resurrection Remix On Moto Z | Android 8.1 Oreo Update (RR v6.0.0)
- Make sure your device is rooted and have the latest TWRP recovery installed. (Check the Pre-Requirement Section Above)
- First, download the files from the above link.
- Now transfer the downloaded files to the internal storage of your device.
- Now reboot to the TWRP recovery by holding your Armor and volume down buttons together for a few seconds.
- Take a backup by selecting the option from the home screen and then your data and cache from the recovery menu.
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- Now select install and then browse for the downloaded ROM file and then select it.Next flash the Gapps file and then Magisk (optional).
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- Once the flashing process is completed, reboot your phone and you will be booted into the latest Android
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