Update Nexus 5 to Terminus ROM with Android 5.1 Lollipop LMY481

Nexus 5 users can enjoy the brand new features of new AOSP ROM allotted with Android 5.1.0 Lollipop now. The developers have included certain changes in it while comparing with that of its earlier versions: some minor bugs and errors have been resolved.

Update Nexus 5 to Terminus ROM with Android 5.1 Lollipop LMY481

Follow the below steps carefully without skipping any of the steps to grab the proper update.


  • The following guidelines are made for the Nexus 5 devices only.
  • Make sure that your device has at least 60% battery backup while doing this process.
  • Have a proper custom recovery tool like CWM or TWRP on your device.
  • Don’t forget to install required USB drivers on your PC and USB Debugging Mode on your Smartphone.

Download files:

Terminus ROM



Steps to update Nexus 5 to Terminus ROM with Android 5.1 Lollipop LMY481:

Step-1: With the help of a USB cord, connect your device with the PC. Move all the above downloaded files to the internal storage without extraction.

Step-2: Turn off your device and remove the USB cable from it.

Step-3: Press and hold Volume Up, Volume Down and Power buttons together to boot your device. Once you see the Bootloader menu on the screen; then release all the above buttons.

Step-4: Create a Nandroid backup in the recovery mode by choosing backup and restore.

Step-5: Move further with the wipe data/factory reset. Click the Power button to choose the options in the Recovery Mode.

Step-6: Carry on with a cache wipe by choosing wipe cache partition.

Step-7: Perform an operation for the wiping of your dalvik cache to escape from any other further errors.

Step-8: Go back to the main recovery menu. Choose install zip from sdcard>> choose zip from sdcard.

Step-9: Follow the above steps to install Gapps files as well.

Step-10: Carry on further with the installation of SuperSU.

Step-11: Now, boot your system by selecting reboot system now.
Maybe, it’ll take some time for the reboot process to complete. But when you’re done with it, then you can begin enjoying the exciting features of Terminus ROM with Android 5.1 Lollipop LMY48l on your Nexus 5.

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