The most awaited Nexus device of the year 2014 — the Google Nexus 6 — has all the specs and hardware which an Android smartphone should have. We are talking about a 6 inches display, better pixel density for crisp display, a powerful 2.7 GHz snapdragon 805 quad-core processor and 3 GB of RAM for fast multitasking and a 13 MP camera which is capable of shooting a stunning 4K video at 30 frame per seconds. If owning this phone is a piece of cake for you then how’s about icing on that cake? I’m talking about a custom ROM for your Nexus 6.
Custom ROMs always comes with bugs but what I got for you here are the most stable custom ROMs for your Nexus 6. These custom ROMs are not made by us they are property of their respectable owners we are just gathering them in one article. The installation instructions and other details are given in the link provided with the ROM.
But first you need to root your Nexus 6 before installing a custom ROM, also you need to install a custom recovery like CWM or TWRP (make sure they are latest because all the custom ROM has a base of Android 5.0 Lollipop so recovery must be latest to support it). If everything goes well with rooting or installing custom recovery then installing custom ROM will be a piece of cake for you.
Always remember these points before installing a custom ROM on your phone:
- Make sure that your phone have USB debugging enabled on it.
- Make sure that your phone have at least 60% battery on it.
- Always take backup before installing a custom ROM on your phone because it will deletes all the data stored on the internal memory of your phone.
JDX ROM 2.0 custom ROM is made by a developer on XDA Developers website which makes custom ROM for many devices. This custom ROM is basically stock ROM with some cool and useful features.
Some features of this ROM: rooted (so you don’t have to root your phone again), smooth as butter and fast as never before.
Cyanide L custom ROM is based on Cyanogen Mod ROM but packed with many features which makes this ROM a super ROM for your Nexus 6. This ROM is blazing fast and smooth.
Features of this ROM can’t be listed in this article but you can have a glimpse of them. Anywhere gesture, customized heads up notification, breathing notification and lock screen gesture are some of the features.
Fusion 6.0 is Android 5.0.2 Lollipop based custom ROM, have simple interface and very fast. This ROM also the battery friendly ROM. Your phone’s battery will last longer than before.
Features of this ROM includes battery saver mode, de bloated, Cyanogen Mod 12 based, zip aligned and all the features you get in Android 5.0.2 Lollipop.
Euphoria OS 1.1
Euphoria OS 1.1 is Android 5.1 Lollipop based ROM with all the features of it. This ROM has stock Android Lollipop interface and if you pop the hood you will find lots of customizable options features embedded in the settings menu.
USB OTG support, heads up notification with gesture support, theme chooser, customized quick settings, OTA updates and density changer are a small part of the features included in this ROM.
N6Shamu custom ROM
N6 shamus custom ROM is a stock ROM based on Android 5.1.1 Lollipop L2YZ28E Odexed factory image. This ROM will give you all the features and settings comes with Android 5.1.1 Lollipop.
Features are AROMA installer (you can control what to install and what’s not to install), T-Mobile WI Fi Calling, Google Fi calling, disabled encryption and lot more.
Resurrection ROM is one of the most popular custom ROMs of all time, Resurrection ROM is based on Android 5.0 Lollipop and above. This ROM will give you all the features of Lollipop with many custom features.
Resurrection Remix ROM has lots of interface customizable options, some other options to boost your mobile performance. Try this ROM at least one on your Nexus 6.
As the title says this ROM is pure Nexus that means unaltered Android 5.1 Lollipop ROM with all the user interface and features as it is. This ROM will give you the pure Nexus experience. Features are mentioned below.
This ROM is pre rooted, ADB over WI FI, WI FI calling, OTG USB support, notification LED control, and many more custom settings to be explored. To explore more download it from the link given below.
To make custom ROM zip files smaller they (developers) removes the Google apps (Google Play, you tube, search and more) from there and then you have to download and install suitable Google apps on your phone after flashing the custom ROM. Don’t worry we have done arrangement for that, by going on this page here you will see a number of Google packages link. Just download the one which suits the custom ROM and flash it after flashing the custom ROM on your phone in the same way.
If you find yourself in a situation where your phone is bricked and you started to blame us or your self then stop doing that just go to this link here and unbrick your phone easily.
Well there are more custom ROMs for Nexus 6 on internet but what I got for you here are the finest of them all. At least try them all (only if you want to) and see what’s suits you the best.