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Update OnePlus 2 to Android 7.1.1 Resurrection Remix Nougat Firmware

Resurrection Remix for the OnePlus 2 is based on CyanogenMod, Slim, Omni and Original Remix ROM builds, which creates an awesome combination of performance, customization, power and the newest features, brought directly to your Device.

The new 5.8.2 build is using the latest Android 7.1.1 Nougat by Google. Many things in this ROM were tweaked with mods and are included by default. It provides all the Android 7.1.1 Nougat features and a great battery life on your device. Nougat DOZE is also worked great here. It is a great custom ROM that runs blazing fast and smooth. You will able to install this Resurrection Remix Nougat ROM in your OnePlus 2 using this tutorial.

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It is necessary to Unlock Bootloader of your phone and has a custom recovery installed in order to install this Resurrection Remix zip file because RR files are not a Signed Zip of official OnePlus firmware. If your Bootloader is still locked, check our easy and detailed Guide on How to Unlock OnePlus 2 Bootloader and Install TWRP recovery.

If this is your very first time installing a custom ROM, we understand you would want to make sure your installation process go as smooth as possible. So before installation, make sure you have backed up your important Apps and Data with Titanium Backup (Recommended). When installing this Official Resurrection Remix Nougat ROM, your entire Data + System will be cleaned — like a brand new phone.
NOTE: This is an Official Resurrection Remix ROM, that means you will receive OTA updates from Resurrection. 
Disclaimer: Please read the following instructions thoroughly before attempting to flash your phone. absolves itself from any responsibility should something go wrong. Please proceed with caution and at your risk.

Remember: Always backup your important data that you might need after you install a new custom ROM, an official software update or anything else. Make a backup for just in case. You never know when anything might go wrong.

If you already have a custom recovery (ClockworkMod, TWRP, etc.) installed on your phone, we strongly recommend a backup using that as it creates a complete image of your existing phone set up. It is easier and faster to restore your phone through a custom recovery.

Some Features of OnePlus 2 Resurrection Remix:

This amazing Resurrection Remix custom ROM comes with tons of new features and is based on Android 7.1.1 Nougat. A quick list of the main features in ResurrectionRemix is given below, and we are sure you’d love to use this on your OnePlus 2:
  • Navigation Bar
  • -Enable/Disable Navbar
  • -Navbar Button Customization
  • -Navbar Dimensions(Potrait & Landscape)
  • -Statusbar
  • -Brightness Slider
  • -Enable/Disable Show Notification Count
  • -SuperUser Indicator Switch
  • -Carrier Label
  • -Carrier Label Switch
  • -Carrier label Colour
  • -Quick PullDown Switch
  • -Smart Pulldown Switch
  • -Clock Customizations
  • -Time & date
  • -Clock Colour
  • -Day & date Toogle
  • -Center Clock/Right Clock Choice
  • -Battery
  • -Battery Bar customization
  • -Battery Icon Customization(circle/landscape/Potrait and more)
  • -Battery % Text
  • -Network Traffic Indicator
  • -Animations
  • -Toast Animations
  • -ListView Animations
  • -System Animations
  • -Gestures
  • -Gestures Anywhere Feature
  • -App Circle Bar
  • -Choose apps in App circle
  • -Trigger Width
  • -Trigger Hieght
  • -Trigger Position
  • -Recents Panel
  • -Clear All button Switch
  • -Clear All Tasks Switch
  • -Clear All Button Location(Top right,Top Left,Top Center,Bottom Left,Bottom Right,Bottom Center)
  • -cLock Widget
  • -CLock And Alarm Customizations
  • -Weather Panel Customizations
  • -Calender Events
  • -LockScreen
  • -Lockscreen Shortcuts
  • -Choose upto 5 Shortcuts
  • -100 Icons for Shortcuts
  • -Quick Slider Shortcuts
  • -Notification Drawer
  • -Weather Display Switch
  • -Quick Settings
  • -Choice to Add 20 Tiles
  • -Enable 2/3/4 Tiles per Row
  • -Enable Disable Birghtness Slider in Notification Panel
  • -Advanced Location Settings Switch(Choose Battery saving/Device Only/High Accuracy Directly in Notification Panel)
  • -LongPress Toogles to Enter Settings
  • -Buttons
  • -Backlight Timer
  • -Backlight Strength
  • -Navigation Bar left/Right handed mode Switch
  • -Power Menu
  • -Power Menu End Calls Switch
  • -Volume Buttons
  • -Wake Up Device
  • -Playback Control
  • -Keyboard Cursor Control
  • -Swap Buttons on Landscape mode
  • -Perfomance Profiles
  • -LCD Density
  • -Expanded Desktop Mode
  • -Heads Up Customizations
  • -Overall Smoothness Improvements
  • -Quick Unlock
  • -Optimizations to Improve Battery
  • -ALL cm13 Features (Most)
Like this Resurrection Remix ROM based on the latest Android 7.1.1 Nougat? We love it too and we know you are looking forward to installing it on your phone now. Now please read below the necessary steps to make sure your installation goes smooth and you do not end up with any problems.

There are lots of useful articles and how-to guides on for the OnePlus 2, but we think you might be interested in the following posts:
All set and ready? Good. Now, let’s proceed with the tutorial below and install Official Resurrection Remix ROM based on Android 7.1.1 Nougat on your OnePlus 2.

To Remember :
  • This tutorial is only for installing Android 7.1.1 Resurrection Remix on OnePlus 2. Please do not try on any other OnePlus variants.
  • Your phone should have a custom recovery installed in order to install this RR ROM on your phone.
  • We will be using TWRP Recovery for this tutorial.
  • This tutorial will wipe out all your data. Make sure you backup all your data in your phone before proceeding.
  • Perform a Dalvik Cache wipe before proceeding from the Recovery Mode.

HOW TO: Install Android 7.1.1 Resurrection Remix 5.8.2 on OnePlus 2

We have put together a detailed step-by-step installation instruction so that the first time users doesn't face any problem. If you are used to installing custom ROMs with TWRP recovery, then this should not be any different for you. Please read every step carefully so that your installation goes smooth without facing any problem.

As I mentioned earlier, you need to have a custom recovery (TWRP for this tutorial) installed on your phone. Please do that first and then get back to this tutorial. Make sure you read this tutorial once before actually performing it on your device.

Step 1: Download Official Android 7.1.1 Resurrection Remix 5.8.2 ROM and GApps for OnePlus 2 to your computer.

Step 2: Connect and mount your OnePlus 2 USB memory to your computer using the USB cable.

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Step 3: Now copy/paste the downloaded Resurrection Remix Nougat zip and Google Apps zip files to your phone memory. Make sure the files are in the phone memory root (not in any folder).

Step 4: Then turn OFF your phone and disconnect from the USB cable.

Step 5: Now to get in the Recovery Mode. Switch ON the phone while pressing and holding Volume Down + Power buttons together.

Step 6: Once you are in TWRP Recovery, perform a full data wipe by tapping on the ‘Wipe’ button. Then swipe on the “Swipe to Factory Reset” option at the bottom.

Step 7: Now go back to the main menu and then tap on the ‘Install’ button. From the list, choose the ZIP file that you copied to your phone memory in Step 3.

Step 8: Confirm installation on the next screen by swiping on the “Swipe to Confirm Flash” option. The installation procedure should start now.
Google Apps: Once the ROM installation is completed, repeat the above steps from Step 7 to Step 8 for the Google Apps zip file as well and install it on your phone.
Step 9: Tap on the “Wipe cache/dalvik” button if you get into any boot loops or other issues.

Step 10: You can now reboot your phone by selecting the “Reboot System” button.

Your OnePlus 2 will boot now and it might take about 5 minutes to boot on your first time after flashing a new ROM. So, please wait.

That’s it! Your OnePlus 2 should now have Official Resurrection Remix ROM based on Android 7.1.1 Nougat installed on your phone! Go to Settings > About phone to verify.

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