Android Power User: Here’s the Easiest Way to Flash a Custom ROM (Video)

Everything we’ve been learning in the Android Power User series thus far has been setting the stage and getting us ready to flash whatever Custom ROM we want on our devices.

We’ve learned about unlocking and rooting, we’ve learned about Recovery ROMs and system images, now we’re going to take a look at an app called ROM Manager that makes use of a rooted environment and Clockwork Mod Recovery to make flashing Custom ROMs very quick, super easy, and something that you can literally do every day.

Every day? Why would anyone do that?

I run CyanogenMod Nightlies which are, as their name implies, released (almost) nightly. That means I end up flashing a new ROM every day. With ROM Manager, that’s not a problem!

Hit play and let me show you how it’s done!

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Joe Levi
Joe graduated from Weber State University with two degrees in Information Systems and Technologies. He has carried mobile devices with him for more than a decade, including Apple's Newton, Microsoft's Handheld and Palm Sized PCs, and is Pocketnow's "Android Guy". By day you'll find Joe coding web pages, tweaking for SEO, and leveraging social media to spread the word. By night you'll probably find him writing technology and "prepping" articles, as well as shooting video. Read more about Joe Levi here.