ICS 4.0 custom ROM for HTC Droid Incredible
Are you the type of smartphone user that likes to customize their device and have a tinker? If so then we have good news for you if have the HTC Droid Incredible as an ICS custom ROM is now available. Updating your handset to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich will be tempting to many and we have more information so read on.
There are ICS custom ROMS all over the place from different developers and it can be hard to know which is the best and most suitable for your device. This custom ICS ROM is specific for the Droid Incredible and was developed by one of the esteemed XDA Developers, 72ls1. The ROM is called ICS-Deck AOKP Ice Cream Sandwich and is Android Open Kang Project-based. We cannot endorse the use of this custom ROM and of you’re keen on trying this out we have to point out as usual that you’ll be voiding your warranty. However if you’re a fan of customizing you’ll already know that.
We should also point out that the developer says that this ROM is in the development stage and that work to smooth out the kinks is still ongoing. If you choose to try it you’ll no doubt spot the odd bug. Android Authority stresses that this is probably not for the average user but more suitable for advanced users. That said though, if you have the Droid Incredible we know this will be pretty enticing and you will know if you think you have the Android knowledge to use it successfully.
Please don’t try this on any other device than the HTC Droid Incredible and if you still want to give it a bash you can follow the step-by-step instructions at the Android Authority link above. Before you start you need to know that your device is already rooted and need to have ClockworkMod Recovery installed on it. You should back up your current ROM with ClockWorkMod and you’ll also need a USB data cable, a Windows PC with Internet access and to make sure your phone is fully charged. Then simply follow the instructions as we said previously.
Before too long you could be relishing the delights of Ice Cream Sandwich on your HTC Droid Incredible. Will you be using the custom ICS ROM? If you’ve already used it tell us how it went and if you’re about to use it we’d like to know if all goes smoothly? Let us have your comments about this.