How to perform nandroid backup?

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If you are a power user of Android, you must have heard about backing up before flashing. Backup discussed there is nandroid backup.

According to a wiki on xda-developers, Nandroid is defined as

NANDroid is a de-facto standard directory structure for storing Android system backups. Nandroid is a utility, accessible through Recovery Mode, that allows you to backup your phone and restore to the exact condition at backup.

The name NANDroid is a portmanteau of “NAND” (as in Wikipedia:Flash memory#NAND flash) and “Android.”

Performing full nandroid backups helps to restore even if your device is soft bricked. Nandroid backup backups OS, app data, and all other data that is required for booting. It does not backup personal media. Continue reading “How to perform nandroid backup?”

Everything about Android Neko

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Let me introduce about Android Neko. As you know, every Android version had an Easter Egg, Android N also has a hidden Easter Egg named as Neko. Neko is a game which can be found on Play Store. It’s about collecting cats. The game added in Android has very less features than original game. Continue reading “Everything about Android Neko”

How to get Android Nougat in Redmi 2 Prime [2014818]

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Today I am going to explain you how to get latest version of Android on your Redmi 2 Prime (India Version) [Model 2014818]. This phone is also known as wt88047. I too have Redmi 2 Prime, and yes it is awesome, and I can guarantee you that this is totally working. Your Internal or External Storage will not be formatted, only app data.

Android N or Nougat will be installed but as a custom ROM. You will get CyanogenMod 14 which is again very cool ROM. Continue reading “How to get Android Nougat in Redmi 2 Prime [2014818]”

How to flash Custom Recovery on an Android Phone?

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In recent years, we have seen a tremendous rise in number of smartphones and, as we know, most of them are Android. The basic reason behind large share of Android is because it’s open source and has a large amount of apps. It is also very friendly to developers as we have seen as in case of Nexus which came with unlocked bootloader. There are various things you can do on Android if you have root access and custom recovery installed on your phone. Some of them are changing MAC address, changing IMEI, installing Dolby Atmos, using custom ROMs and a plethora of features. Continue reading “How to flash Custom Recovery on an Android Phone?”