Here is a guide on how to install Android 7.0 Nougat CM 14 custom ROM on Noto G 2014 smartphone. CyanogenMod 14 custom ROM based on Android 7.0 Nougat has been released for the Moto G 2014 second generation phone. Moto G comes with Android 4.4.4 KitKat installed on it out of the box which was latest updated to Android Lollipop by Google. Android Lollipop firmware seems ancient in terms of stability, performance, security and features when compared to the latest Android 7.0 Nougat mobile firmware. With the CM 14 ROM for Moto G second generation, you can upgrade your device to the latest and greatest Android mobile OS. Android allows you to update to the latest version manually through custom ROMs as well as via OTA. For the first time any Motorola smartphone is getting the unofficial CM 14 Android 7.0 Nougat builds and here we are with CM 14 for Moto G devices.
CyanogenMod 14 on Moto G instantly improves the device’s functionality. Now you can enjoy the RIL features on Moto G. RIL makes it possible to make calls, send texts over mobile data as well as WiFi. This CM 14 custom ROM for Moto G also has traditional smartphone functions such as audio, video, sensors, LED, camera, Bluetooth, playback and sensors completely working and enabled. However, in this CM 14 custom ROM you would be able to record videos using the stock camera app for now, this issue may get addressed in future updates, we will keep you updated with it. But you can use third-party apps to record video recording. You can use this Android 7.0 Nougat CM 14 Custom ROM as daily driver. See below the guide on how you can install Moto G 2014 Android 7.0 Nougat CyanogenMod 14 (CM14 Unofficial).
Before You Start:
Backup all important device data because the flashing process will wipe out existing data to reset the device back to factory settings. Follow instructions carefully, we will not be responsible for any damage to your device.
Download cm-14.0-201609-UNOFFICIAL-titan.zip file and copy it to device’s internal memory or external storage
Download Google Gapps.zip for Android 7.0 Nougat file and copy it phone’s internal memory or external storage.
Steps To Install Android 7.0 Nougat CyanogenMod 14 (CM 14) on Moto G Second Generation
1 – Unlock the bootloader on your device.
2 – Download TWRP on Moto G and see this guide on how to install TWRP recovery 220.127.116.11 on Android device.
3 – Reboot your Moto G into the TWRP recovery mode.
4 – Go to the Wipe option on TWRP menu to perform a factory data reset.
5 – Return to the main TWRP recovery menu and tap install > locate the ROM.zip file (which you downloaded from above link) > flash.
6 – Swipe to confirm flashing the ROM.zip file.
7 – Now flash Gapps.zip file.
8 – After flashing both files on Moto G, reboot the device into the system.
9 – That’s all.
After the reboot you can start using Android 7.0 Nougat CM 14 ROM on Moto G Second Generation phone. You can access CM 14 ROM for Moto G from the boot menu.