How to Update HTC Amaze 4G with Cyanogen Mod 10 based Jellybean 4.1 Firmware

HTC Amaze 4G LogoHTC Amaze 4G users can now easily update their device with the latest version of Jellybean 4.1 based firmware version which is developed by the Cyanogen mod team in its all new variant which is dubbed as Cyanogen Mod 10. Please note that this is not a final version of Cyanogen mod 10 firmware and there will be final builds of firmware which will be released in the coming days. Unfortunately there is no exact time on by when there will be an official version of Jellybean 4.1 and also as per the sources there are no details on by when there will be an Update.

Over the next few coming days, we will be coming out on various custom ROM firmwares for your HTC Amaze 4G device. In the process of applying this update, you will have to ensure that the device is rooted and installed with the custom recovery image. In the process of this firmware update we will be also checking out on how exactly this firmware looks like with the help of images. In this Cyanogen mod 10 update, there are things which don’t work and also there are components which work. All these are mentioned below. In the coming days, there will be a beta version of Jellybean 4.1 release which too we will be covering in the coming days to come. To check on whether thed evice is rooted or not, you can check the same by downloading the app which is “Root Checker” from the Google PLAY Store

Working:

  • Working:
  • Boots
  • Touchscreen
  • Sensors
  • Very quick
  • Music Playback (headphones, speaker)
  • Gallery
  • CPU management!
  • BOTH internal and SD card
  • NFC
  • Bluetooth

Things not working in HTC Amaze 4G:

  • Wi-Fi
  • GPS
  • GSM
  • Camera

Disclaimer: Though there won’t be any damage to your device if you follow all the said instructions, we should not be held responsible or liable for any damage happened due to not following of instructions.

  • Backup all the data present in your device so as to ensure that just in case if the data gets deleted or corrupted, the same can be restored with the help of below mentioned steps. Don’t make use of HTC Sync to back up the data as it doesn’t detect the device in the custom ROM firmware.

SMS – Use “SMS Backup & Restore app”,
Contacts – Sync with the Gmail application,
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

  • The minimum battery life should not be less than 50% so as to make sure that device doesn’t get turned off in the middle of firmware update. Also, you need to ensure that the USB Debugging Mode is enabled in your device. Disable all the antivirus suites in your device and computer. Also, you should have the admin rights in your computer with USB Read / Write access.

So assuming that you have followed all the above mentioned instructions, you can now head to the next page where we have summed up the detailed guide on how to apply this update.

  • abincheriyan

    hello my htc amaze doesnt want to go to the home screen its stuck on the htc boot screen when i go to the recovery it says no os is installed i dont know what to do .i already try to do an restor e it didnt work,my phone is useless

  • http://www.facebook.com/gollu.singla Gollu Singla

    nice