HTC One X has got its Rival Samsung Galaxy SIII, but still it is the most updated Android Smartphone from HTC. They have created a beast this time with Android ICS running on Quad core processing engine. We have already told you how to root and install CWM recovery on HTC One Xin our previous Tutorial. HTC One X has got this interesting custom ROM.
The ROM is based on HTC Europe RUU Android 4.0.3 IceCream Sandwich update. Developer have deodexed and zipaligned to make it fast and provide better battery performance. This is a rooted rom with latest SuperSU and persistent ADB enabled. There are few other enhancements like Memory tweaks and GPU tweaks. It has a UI that resembles MIUI and CyanogenMod. You can get a detailed list of features and tweaks here.
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S-off should be gained in your HTC One X and you must have rooted your One X as this custom is only being applicable when it is rooted. Also create the backup of your HTC One X.
Minimum battery requirement is about 50% and also need to disable anti-virus from your Computer and HTC device respectively.
Lastly, enable the USB Debugging by following the path ‘Settings > Applications > Development > USB debugging’.
How to install Charmeleon Custom ROM Firmware on HTC One X
Step 1. Assuming that you have downloaded the zip file from the above link. Now, you need to connect your HTC One X to the Computer via USB data cable.
Step 2. Then, Switch off your One X to reboot it into a recovery mode through Boot loader mode.
Step 3. Enter in Bootloader mode by pressing and holding Volume button and OK button for few second then press Power button.
Step 4. When you get into the bootloader mode, you need to select ‘recovery’ to enter into the recovery mode. In the recovery mode, you have to select ‘wipe data/factory reset’ and ‘wipe cache partition’.
Step 5. Then, you need to select ‘install zip from sdcard > choose zip from sd card’. Then, choose Charmeleon Custom ROM Firmware, which you have already placed in the SD card.
Step 6. The process may take around 6-8 minutes to apply the update. Once it is done, you need to select ‘+++Go Back+++’ and select ‘reboot system now’ option in order to reboot your One X.