Are you a proud owner of LG G-PAD V500? Androidbiits.com brings a stunning news for G-PAD V500 users. CyanogenMod 12 Nightly [v500] Custom ROM is released for LG G-PAD V500. Recently, I have posted the instructions for updating LG G2 D802 to Lollipop 5.0.2 using CM12 Nightly [d802]. Now the stunning news is that G-PAD V500 users can now test CM 12 Nightly on their V500. Today, I will discuss about the steps for updating LG G-PAD V500 to Lollipop 5.0.2 via CM 12 Nightly [v500]. This is really a stunning news for G-PAD V500 owners who love to test Custom ROM.
I am hoping that LG G-PAD V500 owners will be able to install CM12 Nightly [v500] easily without facing any problem after following the steps written in Androidbiits.com. Dear G-PAD owner, CM 12 needs rooted V500, so it is necessary to root LG G-PAD. Dear G-PAD user, another important thing is CWM recovery installation on G-PAD. You can easily do it after unlocking G-PAD V500 bootloader. Dear G-PAD user, you may face some bugs after installing CM12 [v500]. Androidbiits.com recommends that LG G-PAD V500 users must take a backup of their data before installing CM12 Nightly [v500], as there is a possibility of losing all data from G-PAD. Dear, the important thing is V500 USB driver installation on your desktop.
Below are the steps using which you can install CM12 Nightly [v500]. Androidbiits.com will not be responsible if G-PAD V500 got broken during this process. V500 battery percentage must be above 82% before following these steps.
How to Install Android 5.0.2 Lollipop CM12 Nightly [v500] Custom ROM on LG G-PAD V500 [Tutorial]
1. First, you have to download CM12 Nightly [v500] for LG G-PAD.
2. Now you need to download Gapps for your G-PAD V500.
3. Simply, go to the settings of G-PAD V500 and then you must tap USB debugging option.
4. After activating it, you have to attach G-PAD V500 with your PC with the help of USB cable.
5. Once you have successfully connected your G-PAD V500, you must transfer CM12 Nightly [v500] and Gapps ZIP file to V500 memory card.
6. After transferring CM12 Nightly [v500] and Gapps, you have to switch off G-PAD.
7. After switching off G-PAD V500, simply disconnect your USB cable from V500.
8. Now you have to put your G-PAD V500 into Recovery Mode.
9. After putting G-PAD V500 into Recovery Mode, you have to activate “wipe data/factory reset” option from V500 main menu.
10. Now you must select “wipe cache partition” option on V500.
11. Now you must select “install zip from SD card” option on G-PAD V500 screen and then search for CM12 Nightly [v500] and Gapps ZIP file from V500 memory card.
12. Simply install CM12 Nightly [v500] and Gapps on G-PAD V500.
13. After installing Gapps and CM12 Nightly [v500], you must go to G-PAD main menu and select “reboot system now” option.
14. Now you have to wait until your G-PAD V500 reboots.
After LG G-PAD V500 is rebooted, you can test CM12 Nightly [v500]. If you are having any issue while installing CM12 [v500], then you may share your difficulty with Androidbiits.com.