Oppo Releases CyanogenMod ROM For The Oppo N1

There are two versions of the Oppo N1. The first is running on Color OS, the company’s own customized version of Android, and the second is a limited edition device running on CyanogenMod. Those who bought the regular edition of the device will be pleased to know that the company has released a CyanogenMod ROM for the Oppo N1.


The release of the CyanogenMod ROM by Oppo for the N1 means that everything should be working once it is installed. Those who want to ditch the Color OS for CM can easily do so by following the outlined steps.

oppo n1 cyanogenmod rom

Warning: Please be warned that by installing this you will lose all your data on your phone including installed applications, contacts, messages, but your files will still remain. Make sure to backup your important data!

Download the CM factory image here.

  • Copy the file you have downloaded to your N1
  • Launch the System Update application found from the Tools folder found in the App Drawer
  • Select “Local update”, browse for the file you have downloaded and press “Upgrade Now” when prompted
  • Select English in the OPPO Recovery
  • Select “Wipe data and cache” and wait for it to finish
  • Select “Install from SD” and browse the file you have previously copied to your phone
  • Wait for the update to finish and then select Reboot

If ever you decide to witch back to Color OS just follow the same steps above while using a Color OS firmware.

The CyanogenMod ROM version for this device has been made to support all of its features. Some of the unique features the ROM supports are O-Touch Panel, O-Click Bluetooth remote control, rotating camera, and double tap to wake and screen-off gestures.

The Oppo N1 is the first Android device released with CyanogenMod pre-loaded. Its main strengths are its display and its camera. The camera is quite interesting as it is a 13MP camera with dual-LED flash and can be rotated.

Technical Specifications

  • Quad-band GSM/GPRS/EDGE support; penta-band 3G with HSPA
  • 5.9″ 16M-color 1080p Super IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with 373ppi
  • Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean with Color OS;limited edition with CyanogenMod
  • Quad-core 1.7 GHz Krait 300 CPU
  • 2 GB RAM
  • Adreno 320 GPU
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 chipset
  • 13 MP autofocus camera, dual-LED flash
  • 1080p video recording @ 30fps with HDR mode, continuous autofocus and stereo sound
  • Touchpad on the back
  • Dual-band Wi-Fi ac/a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct and DLNA; Wireless TV-out (Miracast)
  • GPS with A-GPS
  • 16GB/32GB of built-in storage
  • microUSB 2.0 port, USB on the go support
  • Bluetooth v4.0
  • NFC
  • 3610 mAh battery

via oppoforums