How to install Android 4.4.2 KitKat on HTC One Mini
The HTC One Mini is been already getting Android 4.4.2 KitKat update, and most probably most of the users have updated it. Apart from official KitKat firmware, there are many custom Roms are available too. In this post, to update HTC One Mini, we will use a Custom Rom named “Codename Lungo“, developed and distributed by third-party. There are many advantages of using custom instead of stock firmware.
If you looking to update HTC One Mini to Android 4.4.2 KitKat then this Rom is good way to start. Codename Lungo Rom is based on CyanogenMod firmware with many improvements, tweaks, and addons. What makes this so special is that, it is very lightweight, fast, and stable too. With rich powerful features of CyanogenMod Rom it comes with no bloatware, and long battery life too.
Apart being a port, it comes with custom launcher, and many other theme customization options. The Rom is very good for daily usage, it actually improves the performance, and usability of phone in all aspects. To install this Rom successfully you must follow the each step listed in this guide very carefully without skipping or mixing them. First go through the pre-requisites listed below and prepare the device accordingly.
This Rom, and guide are only made for HTC One Mini and meant nothing for any other device. It should not be applied on other device. Important – To successfully install this Rom, you must be on latest custom recovery (CWM or TWRP). Without it, one cannot install this Rom properly. If you haven’t installed it yet then you must visit here and then proceed further.