Micromax’s one of the most successful smartphone of 2014-15, Micromax unite 2 received official Android lollipop update in late 2015 as promised by the company. However there is no sign of Android Marshmallow official update for this device. Many of you might have already rooted your device & might be flipping through ROMs or trying to get Marshmallow features in your device. Well your wait is finally over, thanks to Biswajit Sardar for spending his time in porting CM 13 (Cyanogenmod 13) for Micromax Unite 2 (A106). You might come across some minor bugs as this is not an official port.
How to install CM 13 in Micromax Unite 2 (A106)
Step 1: Download the ROM file & GApps package from the links at the bottom of the post. Make sure you use a proper download manager & good internet connection to avoid data corruption while downloading files.
Step 2: Transfer the downloaded zip files in your Internal storage & boot into recovery. You can boot into recovery mode by two methods, Use any Recovery (Recommended: CTR, Philiz)
- Download Rebooter App from Google Play Store & grant root access. Launch the app & select, Reboot to recovery.
- Switch off your device, Press and hold Vol UP + Home + Power button simultaneously. Leave the keys after 5 secs.
Step 3: Once you have booted into recovery mode, Optional: Go to “Backup & Restore” and select System, data, boot.
Step 4: Now its time to flash CM 13 in Micromax unite 2 But before doing that, go to Wipe (in TWRP Recovery) & select cache, system & swipe to confirm.
Step 5: Go to Recovery Homescreen & click on Install. Select the CM 13 ROM for Micromax unite 2 zip from the list of files. Swipe to confirm flashing. This might take around 5mins.
Step 6: Once you have completed flashing the ROM, flash the GApps package by again going into Install and locate the GApps zip file. Swipe to confirm & you’re done with Installation part.
Step 7: Now clear cache & boot your device. First boot might take sometime so no need to panic.