How to Install CyanogenMod 13 CM 13 [Nightly] on Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4

The Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4 is an android device running on Android 4.4 Kitkat out of the box, and upgrade to Marshmallow is very easy though the flashing of CM 13 custom rom on the device, as the ROM is now made official with bug fixes.

Cyanogenmod, standing as one of the best custom roms for android devices has now outed the official version of CM13 ROM and the ROM is based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow with all expected features and lets you customize launcher (which isn’t possible on stock android), use pie control, install themes and lots more.

Officially, this ROM comes with the fingerprint support; improved battery performance, RAM management and other cool tweaks that let you enjoy your Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4 device to the fullest.

Before you flash this ROM on your Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4 smartphone, make sure that it is rooted with TWRP Recovery installed on it, so that flashing can be made possible via recovery mode. However, you’ll need to take nandroid backup of your stock ROM and also full backup of you data to avoid stories that touches the mind.

Once the above protocols are observed, you can then proceed to the below guide on installing Cyanogenmod 13 ROM on Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4 devices.

How to Install Cyanogenmod 13 Marshmallows on Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4

Step 1: Enable USB debugging on Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4 device, simply go to settings >> Developers option, and connect your device to your computer.

Step 2: After that, download cyanogenmod 13 Nightly ROM from here on your computer, and Google Apps from here and move the downloaded files to the storage of your Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4 device. Make sure it’s saved in root memory, so you can easily locate the file.

Step 3: Now, switch off your device and boot to recovery mode (press and hold Volume Down button + press Power button).

Step 4: Once you get to the recovery mode, simply perform a full system wipe (Wipe Data/Factory Reset, Wipe Cache Partition and then Wipe Dalvik Cache/ART cache from advanced section).

Step 5: After that, go to the recover main menu, then choose install, then select the CM 13 Zip file and flash immediately.

Step 6: Repeat the step 5 to also install the Google apps/

Step 7: Once the installation process is completed, simply go back main recovery menu and tap on Reboot system, and your device would be rebooted.

Once your Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4 android is successfully rebooted, then you will begin to experience Android 6.0 Marshmallow CM13 ROM on your device with much amazing features. And just in case your device got stock in welcome screen during reboot, simply switch off and boot to recovery, then wipe cache partition and reboot.

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