Google Nexus 7 can now be updated to Team Shogun Kaos Droid Custom ROM, a custom ROM based on the latest Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean. There might be some bugs in this ROM, but still recommend you to give it a try and experience what Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean has beneath it for you. Please note, this is a custom ROM, not an official update by Google. You can install Android 4.2.2 Team Shogun Kaos Droid Custom ROM on Google Nexus 7 using our tutorial below. It is essential that your Nexus 7 must be rooted and there should be ClockworkMod recovery installed on it.
As you proceed with the article, we will guide you how to update Google Nexus 7 to Android 4.2.2 Team Shogun Kaos Droid Custom ROM with complete steps. Ensure that you read all the important tips given below that you have to keep in mind before proceeding with the tutorial.
Warning: Neither we nor the developer will hold any responsibility if you damage or brick your phone in the process of follwing this article. Therefore, please proceed at your own risk.
Measures to take before updating your device:
Step 1: You should fully backup your Android device before rooting it. Backup all your SMS, Backup/Export Contacts, Backup APN settings. You can take help from our article on Tutorial for creating backup of Android device without root access.
Step 2: You should Backup all apps on your device, unrooted users can follow this method procedure to backup apps. If you have already rooted your device then use Titanium to Backup and restore apps and cache data.
Step 3: You should enable USB debugging on your device, to activate USB Debug go to “Settings>Developer options” and check the USB debug option box. Problem enabling USB Debugging you can follow article on How to enable USB debugging on Jelly Bean, Ice Cream Sandwich and Gingerbread.
Step 4: There should be 50% or more amount of battery juice on your device. To know how much charge your device is having you can use our tutorial on how to get battery percentage on Status bar.
Step 5: You should disable security apps and programs like Antivirus and Firewall on your Android device as they may interrupt the procedure.
Assuring that you have followed all the above mentioned steps, you can proceed further. If there is something which worries you, let us know we are always here for you.
Download Team Shogun Kaos Droid Custom ROM and Google Apps Package. Setup ADB on your Windows PC. Place the “Team Shogun Kaos Droid Custom ROM” and “Google Apps Package” file into the root directory of your phone’s SD Card.
How to Update Google Nexus 7 to Android 4.2.2 Team Shogun Kaos Droid Custom ROM:
Step 1: Open Command prompt and type the command that follows, to boot your device into recovery mode:
adb reboot recovery
Step 2: Now, from the main recovery menu, select “install zip from sdcard” then select “choose zip from sdcard” and then select the “Team Shogun Kaos Droid Custom ROM” file you have placed on the SD Card.
Step 3: When the flashing process has completed, again from the main recovery menu, select “install zip from sdcard” then select “choose zip from sdcard” and then select the “Google Apps Package” file you have placed on the SD Card.
Step 4: As soon as the installation process has completed, select “+++++Go Back+++++” and then select “reboot system now” to reboot your phone.
Cool! You have successfully updated you Google Nexus 7 to Android 4.2.2 Team Shogun Kaos Droid Custom ROM. Do let us know if you have nay issues, we are here to help you always.