This is a full guide for installing MIUI 8 for TCL S960 and Alcatel – Idol x+. Today I will guide you on How to Install MIUI 8 for TCL S960 and Alcatel – Idol x+. Today you can install the latest MiUi 8 which was released in the Month July 2016. Xiaomi Released the MIUI 8 Global Beta ROM for some of the device. The Company promised the stable MIUI 8 Global release date on August 16th. If you are here then you probably using TCL S960 and Alcatel – Idol x+. Today you can download and install MiUi 8 on your TCL S960 and Alcatel – Idol x+. MiUi 8 for TCL S960 and Alcatel – Idol x+ is a custom ROM based on Android 4.4.2 Kitkat. It is developed by hellfreezover from XDA Forum. He has managed to bring stable build of MiUi 8 for TCL S960 and Alcatel – Idol x+. All credits to the one who developed it. Here i will guide you on How to update MiUi 8 for TCL S960 and Alcatel – Idol x+.
PRE-REQUISITE TO INSTALL MIUI 8 ON for TCL S960 and Alcatel – Idol x+
- This will work only on for TCL S960 and Alcatel – Idol x+, Don’t Try this in Any other device
- Charge your phone up to 80% or 70%
- You will loose the original ROM or any CUSTOM ROM if you already installed on your phone. So make sure to Backup your phone before doing this step using TWRP or CWM or any Custom Recovery
- You must install TWRP or any Custom Recovery on your phone
- Download the Zip files from below and Place it in your phone’s root of internal memory
Steps for How to Install MIUI 8 for TCL S960 and Alcatel – Idol x+
- First of all, you need to boot into Recovery -> First Switch off your phone -> Press the Recovery Key combination Volume Down + Power Button simultaneously -> You will see the recovery option (In Some Brand, Volume Up and Power button)
- Before installing any custom ROM, it’s better if you Wipe all the data by Clicking theWipe button and Select Advanced Wipe – Tick all except Internal Storage
- Swipe to WIPE
- Now Click the Install Button to Flash MIUI 8 Beta
- Now Browse through the files of Internal memory where you have uploaded the Zip file of Custom ROM (better if you move the custom ROM zip file into root of your internal memory)
- Select the Custom Rom Zip File and Swipe to confirm the installation. Then reboot.
- For Google Gapps install the Google Gapps Zip using the same process
- That’s it ! Now reboot your phone. You have Install MIUI 8 on for TCL S960 and Alcatel – Idol x+ Successfully.
- Rom OS version: 4.4.2