How to Install Paranoid Android 3.0 on Galaxy Nexus (Custom ROM)
Released earlier today, the first RC of Paranoid Android (PA) 3.0 ROM is now available for selected devices. You can now download PA 3.0 Maguro ROM and install Paranoid Android 3.0 on Galaxy Nexus GSM device of yours. Here are the details and the step by step guide to install the ROM:
How to Install Paranoid Android 3.0 on Galaxy Nexus (PA 3.0 ROM for Maguro)
Please take a backup of your data as you will lose it during the process.
Step 1: Download required files:
- Latest version of the ROM: pa_maguro-3.00-09FEB2013-180618.zip OR download laters from here: goo.im/devs/paranoidandroid/roms/maguro
- Google Apps Package: PA 3.0 GApps
Step 2: Copy both the downloaded files on your SD card.
Step 3: Boot your device in custom recovery mode (CWM / TWRP Recovery mode).
Step 4: Wipe your data using wipe data/factory reset option in CWM recovery.
IMPORTANT: Be sure to take a backup of your device before you wipe data. Once lost, the data may become irrecoverable.
Step 5: Flash both the files (ROM & GApps) one by one and then reboot your device.
That’s it! You now have Paranoid 3.0 on Galaxy Nexus. Enjoy!
For those who are new to this and find the instructions difficult to understand, we have posted a detailed guide on how to install custom ROM using CWM Recovery.