How to Install Android Nougat 7.0 on HTC Desire 816 using CM14 Custom ROM


Install Android Nougat 7.0 on HTC Desire 816, the OTA will not receive yet for HTC Desire. But thanks for XDA developer that install Android Nougat 7.0 on HTC Desire 816 using CyanogenMod 14. To install CM14 on your device, then you have great changes on your smartphone. Your device performance well, with a new look and your device battery life, is increased. So follow the guideline and install Android Nougat 7.0 on HTC Desire.Install Android Nougat 7.0 on HTC Desire

The CM14 Android Nougat Custom ROM have all features of Nougat 7.0, but it has some bugs. The developers of CyanogenMod14 will be fixed soon all bugs of Android Nougat. But now you will taste your smartphone to the Android Nougat 7.0. Follow the full tutorial and don’t miss any step of this article and keep install Android Nougat 7.0 on HTC Desire. But before to more begin, follow some important steps. Also, read this article for experience, Install Android Nougat on HTC One M8


  • This post only for HTC Desire 816 smartphone, so doesn’t try this guideline for another smartphone.
  • You have must install custom recovery and your device must be rooted before proceeding the process.
  • Charged your smartphone battery up to 60% before starting the process.
  • Fully backup your device and save to the safe location, cause your data will be lost if you didn’t backup your data.
  • Download the CM14 Nougat ROM for HTC Desire 816. Download here
  • Download the CM 14 Nougat Gapps. Download here

How to Install Android Nougat 7.0 on HTC Desire 816 using CM14 Custom ROM


Step 1: Download the CM14 Custom ROM and Gapps from the above link and save on your phone internal storage. And do not unzip the data.

Step 2: Now Power OFF your smartphone, and boot your device to recovery mode.

Step 3: For that press and hold the Power + Volume Down button at the same time, for a while and once the boot menu appears then release the button. And after that press the Volume Down button for selecting the Recovery Mode.

Step 4: Once you enter into recovery mode, then you need to hard reset your device. Simply tap on the wipe button in the recovery main menu, and then select Advanced Wipe. After that select all Dalvik cache, System, Data and Cache options. Swipe to the right side to confirm the process.

Step 5: After that, install CM14 Nougat ROM, go to the main Recovery Menu and tap on the install option, and find the CM14 Nougat ROM, and tap on the Start button and proceed.

Step 6: And then similarly step 5 install the Gapps on your device.

Step 7: And in the last Reboot your smartphone.

That’s It! It the easy guide to install Android Nougat 7.0 on HTC Desire, now keep join us your smartphone with a new look and advanced features.


Don’t miss any step in the above step. If anything goes wrong, Smarts Guide cannot be liable for any loss. So keep proceeding at their own risk and complete understanding.

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