How To Install CM 13 Android 6.0 In Motorola Moto G 1st

Motorola Moto G first generation was launched by Motorola in 2013 and was one of the most popular smartphone at that time. It’s other brothers like the Moto G 2nd and 3rd generation also become popular in the mid-range segment. In our this article we’ll guide you about how to flash/install CM 13 Android 6.0 Marshmallow custom ROM in your Motorola Moto G 1st generation.


Before You Begin

  • This guide is only for Moto G first generation smartphones. Don’t try on any other smartphone.
  • Your smartphone must be rooted and TWRP custom recovery must be installed. Click Here for how-to guides related to Moto G.
  • Make sure battery of your device is full or at least above 40%.
  • Enable USB Debugging in your Moto G.
  • Download and Install USB Drivers in your PC/Laptop.
  • Backup all your important data.


How To Install CM 13 Custom ROM In Moto G 1st Generation

  • Don’t forgot any step mentioned above for safe flashing.
  • Download the Custom ROM and Gapps package in your PC/Laptop and move it to your smartphone’s internal storage or just directly download in your smartphone.
  • Now reboot your device into TWRP recovery mode.
  • In recovery mode, Wipe data, system, cache and dalvik cache.
  • Now select Install from the main menu of recovery and choose the CM 13 Custom ROM zip file and flash it in your smartphone.
  • After flashing the Custom ROM, select install again and choose the Gapps package and flash it too.
  • Once the flashing of both zip files are done, go back to main menu and reboot your smartphone.

Congratulations, your Motorola Moto G First Generation is now running on CM 13 Android 6.0 Custom ROM.

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