This custom ROM is based on AOSP and has many features to offer. The ROM provides Stock UI with customization options. It gives a similar experience to what you’d get from the Pixel experience ROM because they’re both based on AOSP stock ROM. Also, this custom ROM supports the substratum Theme engine, which can change the appearance of your device.
- With that said, here are the steps to get back to stock ROM from GSI ROM via TWRP.
- (To do this press and hold volume down key ,home key and power key when phone vibrates release the power key but keep press and hold other two keys.) Read More All about Odin Tool.
- Pitch black dark theme is a must-try feature provided by this ROM.
Stock ROM’s are more secure and stable because it customized by the device manufacturers. ROM stands for Read-Only Memory which is permanent by nature. The ROM forms a part of internal storage which is not accessible for the users to write on. In Android, the system files (OS) are considered as ROM. A custom Android ROM refers to a phone’s firmware, based on Google’s Android platform. Android is open source and therefore any developer can edit the code, recompile it, and re-release for a wide variety of devices.
It’s normally possible to get factory images from Samsung and LG, but you may need to download them from third-party sites. If searching for a stock firmware for your device seems to be a Hercules task, don’t worry. I have provided the download link of stock firmwares for various Android OEMs. These include all the devices belonging to Xiaomi, OnePlus, Google Nexus, Pixel, Oppo and Vivo brands. Also, download links and reviews of various Custom ROMs have been added. So head over to the below section to Download Custom ROMs as well as Stock Firmwares for various Android Devices. Flashing a ROM means installing the system image into the device’s internal flash memory.
You need to root your Android device which is running in Stock ROM to install incompatible apps. It also lets you remove any system apps or bloatware which cannot be uninstalled in stock ROM.