These are the best custom ROMs for the Motorola Xoom device. You can chose from some of the best developers in the world, including none other than the official CyanogenMod team creating the CyangenMod 11 custom ROM. While nothing quite like the latest CyanogenMod 13 based on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow, the CyanogenMod 11 builds were some of the most popular in their time and they’ll still update your firmware to something much newer than your phone carrier network ever provided.
CyanogenMod 11 ROM:
The CyanogenMod custom ROMs are very trustworthy custom ROMs. So much so that they won’t be having any bugs and are very suitable for a daily smartphone. However, that’s only the case when it is an official build because porting may damage the beauty of the custom ROM. Well this is an official build of CM 11 for your Motorola Xoom so enjoy installing it on your device.
Features: Android 4.4 KitKat based, OTA updates available, status bar tinting, status bar clock alignment, modified Google Now launcher, custom settings for status bar, 3 minit battery mod, charging animation, Google apps pre-installed, developer options enabled by default, multi window, CPU control, dpi custom settings, build.prop tweaking tool.
Download: CyanogenMod 11 ROM
AOSP EOS 4.0 ROM:
The EOS team seriously supports the Motorola Xoom for custom ROMs and keep providing custom ROMs for every version of the Android OS till now. In order to give your phone a new look, a performance packed custom ROM has been built by using the AOSP custom ROM. The base of the ROM is developed to make it smoother, simpler and faster custom ROM without any bugs or lag at all.
Features: Android 4.4 KitKat based, battery indicator mode, T-Mobile theme engine, clock mode, re-size navigation bar, NX gesture navigation bar, navigation bar color, hide status bar, soft keys long press actions, EOS status bar toggles, recents panel RAM bar, volume keys switch depending on orientation, default volume control stream, custom screen behavior, performance settings, EOS control center and much more.
Download: AOSP EOS 4.0 ROM
The Omni ROM is based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow; however, the developer has written Android 5.1 Lollipop in the Settings. Don’t get confused because it is really Android 6.0 Marshmallow. You can check it by going to the Developer Settings and find the multi-window option to enable for your phone. That proves that this custom ROM is based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow.
Features: Android 6.0 Marshmallow based, multi window, status bar tinting, navigation bar customization, navigation bar customization, developer options enabled by default, paged and continuous app list for app drawer, CM browser, enable disable tablet UI and phone UI.
Download: Omni ROM
Team EOS ICS 2.0 ROM:
The Team EOS ICS 2.0 ROM is made by Team EOS and is based on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich — the latest Android OS back then. If you ever want to try out how the Android 4.0 ICS looks on a device when it is running as an operating system then install this custom ROM on your phone.
Features: Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich based, automatic mounting of the NTFS thumb drive, enable disable battery bar on status bar, enable disable auto brightness, enable disable charging light, define rotation angles (90, 180, 270), face unlocks, Wifi direct, ability to hide the status bar, show developer settings in the browser by default, lock screen actions, status bar clock can have its color changed, status bar can have its color changed.
Download: Team EOS ICS 2.0 ROM
My Android 4.2 for Xoom:
My Android 4.2 ROM is based on Android 4.2 Jellybean with lots of customized settings and options in the Settings menu. Motorola Xoom doesn’t contain high spec hardware but believe me, you won’t get regret for installing this custom ROM on your phone when you see the performance of this ROM.
Features: Android 4.2 Jelly Bean based, USB OTG support, root access, advanced quick settings (click to switch and long click to settings), advanced power menu, OTA updates available, CPU overclocking (developer options), dynamically change between phone and tablet UI (user interface settings), charging light (display settings).
Download: My Android 4.2 for Xoom
MiUI v5 ROM:
The MiUI custom ROMs are now one of the most popular custom ROMs on internet like CyanogenMod or Resurrection Remix custom ROM. MiUI is based on the inspiration taken from iOS — a simple and fast user interface with no app drawer or home screen. All it has is a screen with all your installed apps. However, with MiUI you can put widgets there.
Features: Android 4.2 Jelly Bean based, Chinese apps removed, status bar clock alignment (right and center), lock screen shortcuts, lock screen ring music control, theme store, Mi cloud services, OTA updates available, MiUI recovery, extended power menu, developer settings enabled by default, music player like iOS.
Download: MiUI v5 ROM
Offcial CyanogenMod 10 ROM:
The CyanogenMod 10 custom ROM is based on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich but with some features you’ve never seen before on any Android operating system. Some of those features include the customize-able status bar, enable disable nav bar and dark mode. The CM 10 custom ROM is an official build so do not hesitate to install this ROM on your Motorola Xoom.
Features: Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich based, dark mode in the settings menu, clock widget customization, digital clock widget, status bar clock alignment, status bar battery mod, Nova launcher as default launcher.
Download: Official CyanogenMod 10 ROM