Android 6.0 Marshmallow is making it’s way through various devices, Moto G 2014 2nd Gen is one of them to receive the official Android 6.0 Marshmallow from Motorola. Thunderztech.com brought an amazing news for the users of Moto G 2014 2nd Gen that beside the above described stock Marshmallow update now you can easily install Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow the latest firmware available till date. The Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow update for Moto G 2014 is available via custom ROM AICP 11.0 and contains all the latest features of Stock Google’s firmware.
Note: The Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow ROM for Moto G 2014 (2nd Gen) is currently in the testing stages and you may experience some bugs but most of the features are seems to be working fine. You can visit the XDA page for more information about the ROM but if you are interested to install Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow ROM on your Moto G 2014 (2nd Gen) then just go ahead and follow the below description.
How to install Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow on Moto G 2014 (2nd Gen) via AICP 11.0 ROM
Before you Begin:
Disclaimer: This tutorial includes multiple operations including Custom Rom, custom recovery etc. Follow the guide on your own risk, we are not responsible if you brick or damage your device however the chances of bricking a device are rare but you have to pay full attention on the complete guide to avoid any issues and difficulties while performing any of the above mentioned operation.
- Please ensure your phone battery should be charged at minimum 80%
- Download Motorola USB drivers
- Your device should have a working TWRP or download TWRP recovery from here and follow this guide to install in on your device.
- Download Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow AICP 11.0 Custom ROM for Moto G 2nd Gen (Titan)
- Download Marshmallow Android 6.0.1 Gapps
Process to install Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow on Moto G 2014 (2nd Gen)
Connect your device to your PC and copy the both ROM and google apps zip files onto your device storage.
Turn of your device and boot into TWRP custom Recovery menu by the hardware keys combination or using any third party app (Mostly found in Play store).
Once your device enters into TWRP recovery, create a Nandroid backup of your device or follow our guide to create a Nandroid backup (this will create a backup of your complete device including current firmware) if something goes wrong you can restore your previous firmware.
Once the Nandroid process completes, tap on “Wipe” and then swipe the slider from left to right to begin the wipe process (This will reset your device to factory)
Now it’s the time to flash the Marshmallow firmware on your device. Choose install and navigate to the folder in which you have copied the Marshmallow zip file
Swipe across the slider to confirm install, wait for a few minutes till the file is completely installed in your device.
Once done with the above step, now apply the same process with the installation of gapps.
Wait for the installation process to complete.
Once completed Reboot your device.
If your device is taking longer then 7-10 minutes then follow this guide to to fix this issue
That’s it! You have successfully installed Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow via AICP 11.0 custom ROM on Moto G 2014 (2nd Gen). If you have any query feel free to contact us by posting your queries in the below provided comment section. Follow us on Facebook/Twitter/Google+ for future update.