How to update Canadian LG G3 with Nightly CM13 Android 6.0 Marshmallow Firmware

Happy news for people who are looking to install the new Nightly CM13 Android 6.0 Marshmallow Firmware on their device. The CyanogeMod team has published a notification enlisting all the devices that the new official Nightly CM13 Android 6.0 Marshmallow Firmware is available to install. This new firmware is also available in LG G3 models, and not all of the LG gG3 models can be updated with the new Nightly CM13 Android 6.0 Marshmallow Firmware but some of the G3 can, this includes the Canadian LG G3. The Canadian LG G3 users can now update your device with the latest Nightly CM13 Android 6.0 Marshmallow Firmware in their device.

Today we will show you how to update your device with the Nightly CM13 Android 6.0 Marshmallow Firmware, you can easily do it by following this step by step guide. Please check all the guidelines before installing this Nightly CM13 Android 6.0 Marshmallow Firmware on your device.

Please know that this is not an official firmware that is released by LG or Google, and you will be losing your device warranty after installing this ROM on your device so keep that in mind before installing the Nightly CM13 Android 6.0 Marshmallow Firmware in your device. Even this is an unofficial ROM for your manufacturers, but this ROM is officially published by the cyanogenMod team that is now used for many smartphones like the one plus two. And please note that this ROM is stable enough for daily use but this may contain some bugs. Dont worry about that, it will be soon rectified by the CyanogenMod team.

The additional benefit you will get with this ROM is that your device won’t be coming with LG UI or bloatware, and you won’t be needed to deal with factory restrictions. This will enable you to tweak your device performance and interface.

To install this ROM on your device your device must be unlocked and must have ROOT access since this is an unofficial ROM, ROOT access is must to install this ROM.

Install a Custom recovery image on your device to make sure you can access the recovery menu, so you perform the Nandroid backup and system wipe. Nandroid backup is like making a system restore point, so if something goes wrong, you can revert into your old ROM.

Ensure that you have performed a backup process of your device to make sure you have saved all your personal data. You can use the Helium app for backup and restore.

Please make sure you have hard reset your device and performed a system wipe so the new ROM can be easily run on the device.

Ensure that you have disabled all the security features in your device like antivirus and firewall, this will make sure a clean installation of the firmware.

Enable USB debugging in the developers options of the phone. You can find it by tapping several times in the built number and the developer options will be shown in the settings.

Please make sure that your device is having more than 50% of charge because the update process will drain your device battery and you have to make sure the device has enough power to finish the update process.

How to Update Canadian LG G3 with Nightly CM13 Android 6.0 Marshmallow Custom ROM Firmware

Go to this website and download the official Nightly CM13 Android 6.0 Marshmallow Firmware from here

Download compatible Gapps ( google apps ) package and save the both files on your PC desktop.

Connect your Canadian LG G3 using the USB cable to your PC.

Copy the Download firmware and google apps file to your Canadian LG G3

Unplug the USB cable end turn off your Canadian LG G3

Boot your Canadian LG G3 into the recovery mode.

Perform a Nandroid Backup of your device so you can go back into your old ROM if needed.

Wipe the system by selecting the “wipe data factory reset”, “wipe cache partition” and “wipe Dalvik cache” options in the recovery menu.

Install the firmware file by selecting the “install zip from SD card” option in the recovery menu, load the firmware file that you have copied when asked and install.

Install the Google Apps package by following the same procedures.

Reboot the system and enjoy the new ROM.



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