If you want to taste Kitkat 4.4.2 on your Inspire 4G or Desire HD than you can install custom taktiK 4.4.2 Rom which is fully Working, Stable and oxidized. Before I posted how to install ICS 4.0.4 and now it’s time to enjoy 4.4.2 on your Inspire 4G or Desire HD.
Features of taktiK
It has all the Features of android KitKat 4.4 including:
- Improved Voice Search
- Improved Face detection ( Camera)
- Fast and Smooth
- Improved Touch Response
- Improved and Better Multi- Tasking
- Whisper Push
- Latest Apollo with DSP manager
- CRT animation
- Hangouts replaced SMS app
Everything is Working with no Major Bugs including
- WIFI (regional issues fixed)
- All Sensors
- Audio including ringtones
- Phone calls
- Camera with Video Mode
- Wallpapers, gallery, apollo etc
- Mobile data
- Hardware composer
Before you start to update your HTC Inspire 4G with taktiK 4.4.2 firmware, backup all your important data. For text messages use the SMS Backup and Restore app and for contacts you should use Google’s built in contact sync or export all contact to memory card in VCF file which you can import after update. If you want to backup Call Log, you can use free app Call Logs Backup & Restore. Any media should be copied off the phone and onto your computer, just as a precaution.
Before you start install you need below few thing for ROM installation.
- Clockworkmod Recovery
- The Taktik By RandomBlame ROM zip file. You can download the releases from here: Release 1 (stable release) , Release 2 (Experimental Release). Release 1 is recommended if you are to use it as a daily driver on your phone.
- Google Apps are not included so please flash the Google Apps package separately. Both can be found on this download page.
- Micro SD Card
How To Install taktiK 4.4.2 on Inspire 4G / Desire HD
The installation process is very simple and easy. Just Follow these below steps to ensure you get no Problems:
Step 1: Copy the installation .zip files (without extracting) to your SD card’s root directory. Make sure you have Clockworkmod recovery installed on your phone. If not, refer to XDA Developers website to know how to install the ClockworkMod Recovery.
Step 2: Reboot into recovery by turning off your phone and pressing the Volume Down + Power ON button at the same time.
Step 3: Perform a full wipe/factory reset from the recovery. Also go to the “Advanced” Menu in recovery and Wipe Dalvik Cache and Battery Stats from there.
Step 4: Return to the main menu of recovery and choose: ‘Install zip from SD card’ then make selection of “Choose zip from SD card”. Locate the zip file of Taktik Rom and Install it.
Step 5: Return to the main menu of recovery and choose: ‘Install zip from SD card’ then make selection of ‘Choose zip from SD card’. Locate the zip file of GAPPS and Install it.
Reboot you system. Congrats!! you are done!!
Keep in mind that this is custom ROM and hence I am not responsible for anything that happens to your device by the installation and usage of this ROM. This ROM may result in bricking your device and other problems. So, I will not be held responsible if your device stops working in any way.