How to Install Android 7.0 Nougat CM14 For Redmi 1S

Did you ever wonder if you will receive Android Nougat for Redmi 1S ? Here is a good news for all Xiaomi Redmi 1S Users. Now you can download and install Android 7.0 Nougat CM14 for Redmi 1S. Remember this is an early build of a development of CM14 aka Cyanogenmod 14 for Xiaomi Redmi 1S. So download and try it for yourself on your smartphone using TWRP Recovery. This build is still under development stage.

This is a Cyanogenmod 14 ROM built by an XDA Senior member GuneetAtwal, in XDA forum. Remember this is an early build of CM14 for Xiaomi Redmi 1S. From few days, we started sharing Cyanogenmod 14 for some of the devices such as Galaxy Grand Prime, Galaxy S3, OnePlus X, OnePlus 3,Vernee Thor, etc. As per our number, OnePlus 3 is the first device to receive the unofficial love of CM14 and now we are also sharing CyanogeMod 14 for Redmi 1S. So Download the CM14 for Redmi 1S today and follow the full guide on How to Install Cyanogenmod 14 aka CM14 for Redmi 1S.

This is an early build of CyanogenMod 14 Android 7.0 Nougat built from the newly released Google Android Source Code by XDA Senior member GuneetAtwal. This is not stable enough to use it has a daily driver. here are few bugs which will be taken care of soon, But right now you can enjoy the Beta build of Android 7.0 Nougat CM14 for Redmi 1S. If you want to try this ROM, then please download and follow the guide onHow To Install Android 7.0 Nougat CM14 For Redmi 1S. By using TWRP Recovery, you can install the CM14 For Redmi 1S. Follow the steps below.

What is CyanogenMod 14 ? 

CyanogenMod 14 aka CM14 is based on Android 7.0 Nougat. CyanogenMod is one of the best featured Android Custom ROM Available for most of the Android Smartphone. CM14 is built by the community of developer. it is a free and open source software based on the official releases of Android by Google, with added original and third-party code. It is based on a rolling-release development model. CM14 has a lot of features such as Cyanogenmod Launcher, Themes, Notifications, Lock screen, Buttons, System Profiles, Status Bar, Privacy, etc. Below are the list of devices getting Cyanogenmod 14 Android Nougat aka CM14.

What is in Android 7.0 Nougat ?

Android 7.0 Nougat was another codename for the new version of Android after Google’s Android 6.0 Marshmallow. It was unveiled on Google I/O 2016. This is the seventh major version of the Android operating system. Google first released Android 7.0 Nougat has a beta build on March 9, 2016, and it was officially released on August 22, 2016. This has a huge incremental and feature on this new update. Android Nougat comes with features such as Quick Switching between recent apps, Split Screen Mode, Quick Reply via Notification, Notification Redesigned panel, Notifications prioritization, Enhanced Doze Mode, System UI Tuner, Customizable Quick Settings, Don Not Disturb, New Settings Panel Redesigned, Data Saver per App, seamless updates and New Emoji Support.

Last Update :

New Build Released [Sep 22]

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  • Synced with latest CM upstream
  • Reverted all dirty pathes to make N boot
  • Enabled Hardware Decoding
  • Updated Selinux rules
  • Upstream patches for RIL (no dirty patches now)
  • Many Upstream Fixes
    Camera bug still persists but work is going on to fix it

What’s working :

  • Boots
  • RIL (Calls, SMS, Data)
  • Wi-Fi
  • Bluetooth
  • Video Playback
  • Audio
  • Sensors
  • LED
  • GPS

What’s not working :

  • Camera


  1. This will work on Xiaomi Redmi 1S only, Don’t Try this in Any other device.
  2. Charge your phone up to 80% or 70%.
  3. 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.
  4. You must install TWRP or any Custom Recovery on your phone.
  5. Download all the Zip files from below and Place it in your phone’s root of internal memory.

Steps for How to Install Android 7.0 Nougat CM14 For Redmi 1S :

Remember, you need to update the firmware. This is the firmware CyanogenMod supports and all users are expected to be on this very firmware. So it’s mandatory that you flash this firmware via TWRP if you’re newly installing CM. You need to flash this zip only once. In case you installed MIUI and then wanna install CM back, reflash the following firmware. You don’t need to reflash this everytime you update you CyanogenMod build.

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  1. First of all, you need to boot into Recovery – Turn your phone off ->Hold Volume Down and Power button simultaneously for few seconds -> You will see the recovery.
  2. Before installing the custom ROM, it’s better if you Wipe all the data by Clicking the Wipe button and Select Advanced Wipe – Tick all except Internal Storage CM13 ROM for Xiaomi Mi Max
  3. Swipe to WIPE
  4. Now Click the Install Button to install the CM14 aka Cyanogenmod 14 Install CM13 ROM on Micromax A120
  5. Now Browse through the files of Internal memory where you have uploaded the Zip file ,of Custom Rom (better move the custom ROM zip into root of your internal memory)
  6. Select the Custom Rom Zip File and Swipe to confirm the installation. Then reboot.
  7. Now follow the same steps from Step one to install Kernel and Gapps
  8. That’s it ! Now reboot your phone. You have Install Android 7.0 Nougat for Redmi 1S Successfully.



  1. I have gone through the entire guide and I m happy to tell you that I have successfully upgraded my Smartphone. Thank you so much for such a helpful guide.

  2. I have gone through the entire guide and I m happy to tell you that I have successfully upgraded my Smartphone. Thank you so much for such a helpful guide.

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