Really, if there is one Indian brand that you have to single out for progressing in leaps and bounds in the past year or so, Micromax is the one you would go for. Being an Indian myself and a recognized contributor on xda, it is awesome to see an Indian brand reach these heights. They have come up with certain amazing devices and the Canvas HD A116 is surely one of them. But the best part of it is, Xda Devs are on it now and well, you have to get ready for some fireworks now . MIUI, one of the most popular Custom Roms is now out for the A116 thanks to Xda Senior Member Javajohn who is a member of the MIUI India team. It has almost all the things working, works real smooth and is a treat to use. For those of you who are knew to all this, it is pre rooted, has busybox and has stunning looks as well. Based on 4.2.1 Jellybean, it is ” Fully stable” as stated by the dev. Moreover, it will have OTA (over the air) updates coming over often. So, what are you waiting for? Get going and feel the beauty of MIUI on you Micromax A116. Here are are the screenshots, changelog and flashing instructions to follow.
Changelog via original thread
- MIUI VERSION 3.10.25
- 3G For Both SIM
- 2G/3G Toggle fixed and working
- FM Recording Working
- VIPER AUDIO ADDED
- New Icons
- ENG MODE WORKING
- FULLY STABLE
- Best performance and battery life
- Permission Manager Removed
- Superuser added
- Gapps included (Play store)
Disclaimer : Do It At Your Own Risk!
We presume that this is NOT the first rom you are flashing on your Micromax A116 and you have clockworkmod recovery installed.So here it goes.
Download required files and updates from below :
- MIUI for Micromax A116 by MIUI India here
- Copy the downloaded files to the (Root directory of) your sd-card.
- Reboot your device to Custom Revovery (ClockworkMod recommended)
- [Optional but, Recommended] Do a Nandroid Backup of your current ROM.
- Now from recovery main menu select Wipe Data option.
- Confirm data wipe by selecting Yes.
- After this Format system.
- Now flash this android JB 4.2 based MIUI rom using clockwork mod recovery. Follow these steps :
- Choose Install Zip From Sd Card option.
- Select Choose Zip From SD Card option.
- Now select the rom downloaded earlier.
- Confirm the installation and wait till the rom is installed on you handset.
- Then wipe dalvik cache.
- Reboot and enjoy!