Xiaomi Redmi 1S users can now upgrade their smartphones with Android 5.1.1 Lollipop Build LMY48B. The reports suggest that the upgrade is not a free flowing one, but it offers quite a few new features and bug fixes. But in order to upgrade your Xiaomi Redmi 1S to Android 5.1.1 Lollipop build LMY48B, the users will have to install a Custom ROM build.
The users who are wishing to upgrade their Redmi 1S will have to install the MoKee ROM build initially. This ROM build has its very own advantages. It is pre-rooted and allows the OTA updates for your device.
The process of installing the MoKee ROM build and then upgrading to Android 5.1.1 Lollipop build LMY48B is very simple, provided you follow the steps mentioned carefully. Missing out on any step might well require you to start the process right from the scratch.[Note: Before starting the process, ensure that you have a full backup of your device and the power left must be more that 50%.]
Steps to upgrade your Redmi 1S to Android 5.1.1 Lollipop build LMY48B
Step 1: In order to install the MoKee ROM build, the users will have to [root the Xiaomi Redmi 1s] initially.
Step 2: You will be required to download and install TWRP Manager from Google PlayStore and then install recovery on your Redmi 1S with the TWRP manager application.
Step 3: Now you will be required to download the MoKee ROM for Android 5.1.1 Lollipop.
Step 4: Once the custom ROM has been downloaded, save the file in your device memory.
Step 5: Next you will be needed to download the GAPPS Package for the custom ROM in order to install the Google Applications on your device.
Step 6: Now, boot your Redmi 1S into recovery mode.
Step 7: From the TWRP recovery menu, click on ‘WIPE’ and select system, data and cache.
Step 8: Click on install and then choose the MoKee ROM build for Android 5.1.1 Lollipop.
Step 9: The install the GAPPS package and reboot your device.[Note: Ensure that each and every package and application that you are downloading must be the latest version for the whole combination to work.]