28 Jul 2015

Update At&t htc one x Evita to latest version of android lollipop Via Pacman custom rom

Update your at&t htc one x Evita to latest version of android lollipop by flashing pacman custom rom.Htc is no longer interested in updating one x to latest version of android which is proved by not rolling any updated after jellybean.But folks at xda are always there to keep this device up to date.

We had many custom roms available for this carrier variant of htc one x but most of then are still stuck on kitkat.This is not bad as kitkat htc one x roms are quite stable and only few developers have updated their source to lollipop.One such rom is Pacman rom.

Evita is device specific code name for At&t Htc one X.Remember that this is also the code name for one xl too.so you can flash this one xl too

If you still stuck on jellybean and want to update it lollipop but don't know from where you need to start then guide will sure help by covering from bootloader unlocking to flashing rom via recovery.So you don't need to worry if you have a recovery or not as we are going to help you to install recovery too if you don't have one.

Follow this full guide carefully if you are starting from scratch and we take no responsibility if your beloved phone is cursed to brick by your own mistakes and no one except you is responsible for that. So proceed at your own risk.

Remember that this guide is only for at&t Htc one x only which has a snapdragon s4 plus dual core cpu clocked at 15.ghz not the international one which has tegra quad core cpu.So flashing this rom on  inter nation one will brick the device for sure.Don't even think of flashing this if you don't have at&t model.Though recovery doesn't allow you to flash roms of other models still it is mandatory for us to mention this.

This rom is also flashable on htc one xl which too comes with snapdragon s4 processor which is same as that of at&t.

Update AT&t htc one X to Lollipop Via Pacman custom rom:

Update AT&t htc one X to Lollipop Via Pacman custom rom
Lollipop Upate for at&t one x via pacman
About Pacman rom:
Pacman is wonderful rom with all features of cyanogenmod,aokp,paranoid android,slim and other custom roms.If you want all the features of your favourite aosp based custom roms in one then pacman rom is for you.Htc one x is officially supported by pacman.
pacman rom for AT&T Htc one x
pacman rom for AT&T Htc one x
  • Theme engine: Theme engine of cyanogenmod is included so you change themes and customize ui on the go.There are lot of free themes which you can download them from playstore itself.
  • Animations: If you are bored with system or user interface animation you can change them too.List view animations can also be changes and it works in all apps.You can even set animations for toast messages too.
  • Gesture any where: This lets you to open any app with just a gesture.You have to enable this option and set trigger positions and use this at any time.
    htc one xl custom roms
  • Gesture lock: In general lock screen security includes either a pin ,password, pattern or face lock.This is a new un locking method with just a gesture.You have to draw a gesture in lock screen area to unlock it. 
  • Lock screen mods: Battery bar will appear on unlock ring and double tapping on unlock ring will put the device to sleep.You can even set custom apps on lock screen too.
  • Double tap on status bar will put the device to sleep.
  • Expanded desktop: You can enable expanded desktop mode for all app or chose only specific apps to be able to run in expanded mode.
  •  App circle bar: swiping from left or right will open app circle bar in which you can place your favourite apps and can access them at any time with just a swipe.
  • Button actions: Enable or disable navigation keys and set custom actions too.If your device supports hardware keys then you can set back light time too.
  • Notification drawer: Adjust quick tiles and arrange them according to your needs.weather can be displayed on notification panel too only when it is pulled down.If you don't brightness slider in notification panel you can disable it too.
  • status bar: All icons on status bar are customizable.Network speed monitor is also available to get ongoing traffic info.Sliding across status bar will adjust brightness. 
These are main features of Pacman custom rom for At&t Htc one X evita and you can explore rest of the features by flashing this custom rom on your device.If you starting from scratch that is if you don't even have a locked bootloader or  a recovery follow complete guide or else proceed to last straight away.
  • At&t Htc one x drivers must be installed on your computer or laptop.This means that you gonna need a computer for sure if you are starting from scratch. 
  • You must have updated it to latest official software version that is android jellybean provided by at&t.
  • Root:You must have root access on your At&t Htc one x.If not then also don't worry as we are going o start from scratch.
  • Battery: Charge your One x to at least 90% so that you wont encounter any battery related problems while flashing this rom.
  • Backup Efs partitions: This is for those who already have recovery installed.Backup all your efs partition of your At&t htc one x on current Rom or firmware.Just in case if you loose signal you can just restore it back.
  • Backup:Backup all your data which includes contacts,apps,photos videos etc everything to computer or any cloud networks as flashing Pacman rom on htc one x wipes all your data.
  • Custom recovery: You need a custom recovery  installed on your device.Without it you can not flash roms at all.
  • You must have a unlocked bootloader.
  • Downloads: Pacman for Evita that is at&t htc one x and google apps and transfer them to internal storage and also download Twrp recovery for evita if you dont have a recovery. 
Follow each step one by one if you don't have a recovery installed or else skip to 4th step.

#1: Unlock bootloader of htc one x

This is very first thing which you have to do before flashing any custom rom and this is a simple process and it requires a computer.
  • Install drivers of your device first.
  • Enable usb debugging on your At&t htc one x.Go to settings and then to about device.tap on build number continuously until you see a toast message,you are now a developer.Go back and you will find developer settings.Tap on it and mark on enable usb debugging.
  • Now power off the device completely and wait for few seconds.
  • Hold volume down and power button at same time for few seconds.When you see hboot (boot loader) release buttons.Using volume keys for navigation select "fastboot" and click on power button to reboot into fastboot.
  • Once you are in fastboot mode connect it to computer using usb cable.
  • Download  fast boot on our laptop or computer and install it.
  • open the fastboot folder which you can find it in "c:\programming files".Right click on empty space by holding shift and you see an option "open cmd here".
  • Once you are in fastboot window type "fastboot devices" and press enter.If your device is detected you will get a serial number in list of  devices attached.If not uninstall drivers and install them again.
  • Now type the command "fastboot oem get_identifier_token" and hit enter.You will get a serial key.Copy that key.
  • Now open htcdev.com and register first.
  • One you sign up there.Log in to your account and you will find several options if you explore.
  • Click on unlock bootloader option and select your device properly and submit your key there.
  • You will receive a mail from Htc which includes a unlock_code.bin file. Download it and move it to fastboot folder which is located in programming files.
  • Now type the command "fastboot flash unlocktoken unlock_code.bin" and hit enter.Check your device ,you will notice a notification on one x to confirm unlocking bootloader.click on yes.This will unlock bootloder and also erases all data of your at&t htc one x.
  • You have a unlocked bootloader device which is ready to accept a recovery to be installed.

#2: Install Twrp recovery on Htc one X

  • Now download twrp recovery for evita from above link and paste it in fastboot folder.Rename img file which you have copied to fastboot folder as recovery so that it will be easy to type command.
  • Type the command "fastboot flash recovery recovery.img".This will install recovery on your htc one x.
  • Once you have installed recovery reboot it and copy Pacman which you have downloaded on your computer to one x internal storage and head over to next step.

#3: Flash Pacman rom using Twrp

  • Download Pacman for at&t htc one x and Gapps transfer it to sdcard or internal storage of your device.
  • Power of  device completely and wait for few seconds to confirm that it is off completely.
  • Hold volume down and power button at same time for few seconds.
  • When you see hboot release buttons.Using volume keys for navigation select recovery and click on power button to reboot into recover.
  • Once you are in  twrp click on  backup and select all partitions which you want to backup. It might take about 5 minutes for backup to complete. Don't interrupt backup process.
  • Once backup of your existing rom is completed click on back button.Wipe data,cache and dalvik cache and wipe system partition too.
  • Now select Install and navigate to location where you have placed your Pacman Rom and gapps zip files.
  • Flashing this might take about 5 minutes or even less.Once flashing is complete do a factory reset again.
  • Now reboot to system.

#4:Flash boot img through fastboot

If you reboot your At&t one x after flashing Pacman zip files it either stuck at boot logo or doesn't boot at all,that is shows blank screen after rebooting.In this case you have to follow this step.If it boots up without any problem
  • Extract Pacman zip file which you have downloaded on your computer.
  • You will find a boot.img file copy this file to fastboot folder in step 1.
  • Now power off htc one x.If it stuck on boot logo or bootloop then press and hold power button for about 15 seconds.It will be forced to shut down.
  • Now put it in fastboot mode again.Hold volume down and power button at same time for few seconds.When you see hboot (boot loader) release buttons.Using volume keys for navigation select "fastboot" and click on power button to reboot into fastboot.
  • Now connect it to computer.
  • Open fastoot again.If you don't know how to do it follow step 1.
  • Type the command "fastboot flash boot boot.img" and it will be flashed in seconds.
  • once done type the command fasboot reboot-system or simple disconnect it from computer and reboot it.This time it boots for sure.
After flashing you have to wait for at least 20 minuted for initial boot to complete.Wait for max of 30 minutes for it to boot before confirming that it has gone to bootloop.

By following above 4 steps you will be able to Update At&t htc one x Evita to latest version of android lollipop Via Pacman custom rom.If you have any other queries don't forget to leave a comment below or contact us using our social media profiles.
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