HTC Explorer Android 4.4 Kitkat Custom ROM installation download
- Updated on December 21, 2013 @ 11:37 am
HTC explorer A310E also known as HTC Pico android 2.3 Gingerbread based smartphone now getting unofficial custom ROM from developers who want to update their HTC explorer A310E to latest custom ROM firmware Android 4.4 kitkat features. HTC explorer A310E […]
HTC explorer A310E also known as HTC Pico android 2.3 Gingerbread based smartphone now getting unofficial custom ROM from developers who want to update their HTC explorer A310E to latest custom ROM firmware Android 4.4 kitkat features. HTC explorer A310E unboxing device pack installed with android 2.3 Gingerbread operating system and the HTC official failed to update latest android 4.0 ICS, 4.1-Jellybean, 4.4 Kitkat version to HTC explorer A310E due to lack of hardware specs.
The HTC explorer (Pico) custom ROM update installation process may end up in no results or negative results too that means HTC explorer (Pico) device software damage as well smartphone hangs or start up problem. So it’s advised to you that apply this installation procedure at your own risk and the below procedure only for educational purpose. We shall not be responsible for any damage to your device.
Before entering to HTC explorer (Pico) Custom ROM updates process, take a complete backup because of any data and apps lost during installation.
SMS – Use “SMS Backup & Restore app”,
Contacts – Sync with the Gmail application,
Call Log – Call Log and Restore
Images, Songs, Videos, Files – Copy to internal / External SD Card,
APN and MMS Settings – Note down from the path “Applications > Settings > Wireless and Network > Mobile Networks > Access Point Names”
Minimum 50% battery need before start your work
Make sure your HTC explorer (Pico) is already installed with proper working Clockworkmod recovery (CWM Recovery) and Rooted properly to access root folder of HTC explorer (Pico)
Enable the USB Debugging Mode in your Samsung Galaxy Y GT-5360 tablet device follow this step “Settings > Applications > Development > USB debugging”.
Check your model number from Home screen–> Menu–>Settings –> About Phone.
Download Android 4.4 kitkat Custom ROM for HTC explorer (Pico)
beanstalk k-k pico.zip – File Size 125.64 MB
GAPPS Zip file
Step to update HTC explorer (Pico) to Android 4.4 KitKat CM based Custom ROM:
Download the above mentioned custom ROM Zip file to your computer or laptop and connect HTC explorer (Pico) to pc or laptop using Wi-Fi or USB cable driver and transfer zip file to root of your mobile SD card
Switch OFF your HTC explorer (Pico) smartphone and Enter CWM Recovery mode by pressing and hold “Volume up, Home and Power” buttons together or else use ROM manager apps apk to enable recovery mode.
Note: In Recovery Menu, use Volume Up or Down button for navigation
Then in Recovery mode “choose from SDcard” or “install ZIP from SD card” and install or flash beanstalk k-k pico.zip file from SdCard and proceed to installation step.
WARNING: This flash will erase all your data and the contents of your internal SD card.
And select G-APPs.zip file and install it
After ZIP file got installed DO A DATA WIPE / FACTORY RESET (otherwise your device will be stuck at boot).
Wait for 3 to 4 minutes and go to main menu and select ‘reboot system now’.
That’s it your HTC explorer (Pico) successfully installed with Android V4.4 kitkat based custom ROM and check your latest software version of HTC explorer (Pico) at setting — > about phone section.