The CM10.1 experimental built for HTC Sensation based on nothing less but the latest Jelly Bean 4.2.1 was just made on air on the World Wide Web creating a hype for all the HTC Sensation users. NO offence it did create a hype but not everyone knows how to get Jelly Bean 4.2.1 on their HTC Sensation via CM10.1.
And for those; they have a great news to hear because Android Muscle has got the backs of all these newbies and has managed to create yet another guide on How to Get Jelly Bean 4.2.1 on HTC Sensation XE/XL. The last update Sensation recioeved was for Android 4.0.3 ICS, We have written a guide how you can root HTC Sensation XE on Android 4.0.3 ICS . Lets get to the tutorial where we will be telling you how to install Android 4.2 Jellybean on HTC Sensation XE or XL.
As this guide is specially targeting at people who are new to this stuff then lets give them an outline about what we will do in this guide – so what we will be doing is that we will flash / install Jelly Bean 4.2.1 as CM 10.1 on HTC Sensation XE/XL via CWM Recovery and following this statement i must tell you that you need to have a Rooted HTC Sensation with CWM Recovery flashed on it. And remember to read every step carefully.
Disclaimer – Android Muscle won’t be held responsible if your brick your HTC Sensation
- Backup all you SMS, Call Logs and Contacts
- Perform a NanDroid Backup
- Download Jelly Bean 4.2 for HTC Sensation and Copy it on to the root of your HTC Sensations’s SD Card
- Download Google Apps For CM10.1 and Also Copy this Onto the Root Of Your SD Card
Steps to Get Jelly Bean 4.2.1 On HTC Sensation
Step 1 – Turn Off your HTC Sensation
Step 2 – Boot into Bootloader by pressing and holding Volume Down + Power Buttons
Step 3 – Wipe the Data and Dalvic Cache or you might brick your device afterwards
Step 4 – Go to >flash zip from SD card>choose zip from sdcard and now select the Jelly Bean 4.2.1 zip file
Step 5 – Wait for the process to complete
Step 6 - Again repeat the step 4 but this time select the Google Apps zip file
Step 6 – >”+++++Go Back++++++” >”Reboot System Now”
Wait for your device to reboot and hold your horses to taste the tasty Jelly Bean 4.2.1 on your HTC Sensation.
Note - For the people who are constantly complaining regarding the ROM, please note this thing in your mind that this is an experimental built so you may find some bugs and as far as the people who are having problems while flashing the ROM and booting into it, repeat all the steps, even the downloads (the ROM specially). We have tested it personally and we guarantee you that these instructions are 100% accurate, just read every step carefully.