Nokia X2 gets Nougat 7.1.1 LineageOS 14.1. Other Cyanogen Marshmallow, KitKat & Lollipop ROMs

While Microsoft may have already ceased updates for Nokia X family of devices, the first Nokia branded devices to run Android, the developer and enthusiast community is trying to bring custom ROMs based on latest Android versions like Marshmallow to the devices.

On this page we have covered Nokia X2 Cyanogen ROMs 11, 12, 13 and 14.1 based upon KitKat, Lollipop, Marshmallow and Android Nougat. You can also check installation instructions for ROMs wherever available. For more go to XDA Forum by following source links.

Android Nougat 7.1.1 based LineageOS 14.1 ROM details:

Android Nougat 7.1.1 based LineageOS 14.1 ROM is now available for adventurous Nokia X2 users. Here is what is working and what is not.

Download link

What’s working:

WiFi
Audio (Speaker + Headphone/Earphone)
Bluetooth
Touch Screen
All Sensors (Proximity, Light, Accelerometer)
Flashlight
Microphone
Buttons

What’s not working:

RIL

Camera

How To Install:

Use TWRP Recovery Tool 2.8.7.0.  Download link

Wipe system
Wipe data
Wipe cache
Wipe dalvik cache

Now flash ROM and install Google Apps from here.

For those asking about an easy tool to flash custom ROM to Nokia X2, here is a tool that makes rooting, recovering bricked Nokia X2 devices, Custom ROM flashing and even Google Play Store implementation quite easy.

Source link

CyanogenMod 13 Build based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow is now available for Nokia X2 and has joined CyanogenMod 11 and CynaogenMod 12.1, the KitKat and Lollipop based custom CyanogenMod Android ROMS for Nokia X2 that are under development by the XDA community.

It seems while the CyanogenMod 11 based on Android KitKat and CyanogenMod 12.1 based on Android Lollipop ROMs are pretty stable now, the CynaogenMod 13 based on Android Marshmallow still needs lots of work. Read below for instructions on how to install CyanogenMod 11 on your devices, though remember that you loose your warranty and may brick our device if you don’t know how to do it. So, fun and risk both are all yours.

CyanogenMod 13 (Marshmallow) Nokia X2 installation details:

The CyanogenMod 13 based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow can be installed by following this link and details provided at the XDA forum. But it is rather in a Alpha phase so has many bugs. So, better decide for yourself whether you want to flash this ROM. Here are the details provided at XDA Forums about the ROM flashing and what’s not working.

Status: alpha
Download Link: http://vasy.ru/CM13/ and install only builds marked as “Ara”!
Not working: Camera,Ril,FM Radio,System Sensors,GPS

How to install:

Use TWRP Recovery Tool 2.8.7.0.  Download link

Wipe system
Wipe data
Wipe cache
Wipe dalvik cache

Now flash ROM and install Google Apps from here.

For those asking about an easy tool to flash custom ROM to Nokia X2, here is a tool that makes rooting, recovering bricked Nokia X2 devices, Custom ROM flashing and even Google Play Store implementation quite easy.

Read more by going to XDA forum.

For CM 11 and CM 12.1 Builds installation read below,

CyanogenMod 11 (KitKat) Nokia X2 installation details:

Click here to download the latest CyanogenMod 11 ROM. The September build is the latest and most stable one it seems. In case you have some issues with Facebook you can refer here for the fix.

How to install:

Use any of the recovery tools like,

CWM recovery 6.0.5.1 Download link
TWRP recovery 2.8.1.0 Download link
TWRP recovery 2.8.7.0 Download link

Wipe system
Wipe data
Wipe cache
Wipe dalvik cache

Now flash ROM and install Google Apps from here.

For those asking about an easy tool to flash custom ROM to Nokia X2, here is a tool that makes rooting, recovering bricked Nokia X2 devices, Custom ROM flashing and even Google Play Store implementation quite easy.

Read more by going to XDA forum.

CyanogenMod 12.1 (Lollipop) Nokia X2 installation details:

The CyanogenMod 12 based on Android Lollipop can be installed by following this link and details provided at the XDA forum. The issues with this build has been fixed and it has become a pretty stable build. Check below for downloads and installation instructions.

Last update: cm-12.1-20151026-UNOFFICIAL-ara (2 build)
status: beta
Download Link: https://yadi.sk/d/ibBi8iujk2eze

Patch number 1
–fixed dual sim
–camera fully fixed
–wifi firmware updated and fast working

Patch Number 2
–fixed mobile data after reboot

1st patch
https://yadi.sk/d/wdTqaHi4qi9Lg
2nd patch
https://yadi.sk/d/ZTcRtbnNqkhez

Install:
first instal Rom->install patch number 1->install patch number 2->install Gapps->enjoy

Read more by going to XDA forum.

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Nayan
Nayan has more than 10 years of experience of covering Technology and innovations. He is a big Nokia fan and Tech disruptions aficionado. He loves to review new cool gadgets and writing about Android, iOS, Gadgets and general Technology stuff. He has been associated with other well-known Tech sites WinCentral and GadgetOx since long. He currently sports a Lumia 950 XL and Nexus 5X. Other interests include listening to Nu-Metal Hits and Kick-Boxing. Write to him at Email: [email protected]
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  • Nguyen Manh

    Nokia X2ds has the most balanced and well optimized Android I’ve ever seen. I’am not sure it’s a good idea to mess it up with custom ROMs.

  • Amit Srivastava

    after installation cm 12.1 mobile data is not working in nokia x2ds. how can we fix it.
    have been tried every possible ways.

  • mrramzy

    i installed CM 12.1 on my X2 its fully worked with patches you published but my phone data not working at all
    is there any way to diagnose?

  • mufahid

    I was root my phone few days ago, and install Google play services in my nokia X2. I want to know that this trick can work on my phone or not…plzzz reply sir

    • hooman

      download nokia x tools for pc , activate developer mode in setting and launch usb debugging in your phone
      then connect phone to pc and follow the instruction in Nokia X tools app
      fisrt root again and then setup google apps
      all of these will be executed by nokia x tools you just need to follow step by step

  • Deepak Yadav

    Till when does CyanogenMod 13 (Marshmallow) will be ready for Nokia X2 RM-1013, Nokia X2DS

  • ankit

    my english is weak i not got the steps how to patch

  • Awaaaz

    i want to update my phone with these available ROMs… help me out is this safe to do this

    • sumit

      Yes it is safe. If you want stable version go for CM11 April build. If you want L experience go for the latest one which doesnt require patch.

  • Sumit

    New CM12.1 4S build is available . No patch required and Works more smooth than patch version
    http://forum.xda-developers.com/nokia-x2/development/rom-cyanogenmod-roms-nokia-x2-t3295230

  • CyanogeNokia User

    With patch the cm 12.1 works well. Enjoying this ROM. There are some bugs but not major one. hope they come with update soon.

  • yasin

    Where gapps link for CyanogenMod 12.1

    • Nokiax2user

      http://opengapps.org/ select arm, 5.1 and pico

      • DAN

        ANDROID KEYBORD AOSP HAS STOPPED AFTER INSTALLING GAPPS ARM 5.1 PICO PLS HOW TO FIX THAT

  • Saif Ghole

    Now in the CyanogenMod12.1 build you can turn on Mobile Network, I.e. now RIL can be turned on with using some commands in Terminal Emulator.
    Search for Enable RIL on Nokia X2 Cm12.1
    You will get the Post.
    The post is published on MyTechAlbum

  • Saif Ghole

    Now in the CyanogenMod12.1 build you can turn on Mobile Network, I.e. now RIL can be turned on with using some commands in Terminal Emulator.

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