How to update Karbonn A21 with Kitkat rom

Hi guys,After a long  search i came up with a rom for karbonn A21,yes we have now kitkat rom for our device.The ROM is based on Cyanogen Mod.

Lets see how to flash kitkat rom on karbonn A21 aka Cyanogenmod rom on  Kaarbonn a21

First we root permission,If have rooted your karbonn A21 please do root it before proceeding,
Read here:How to root Karbonn A21

Once you got root permission,the Next step will be installling CWM recovery.To install CWM on Karbonn A21.
Read :How to install CWM on Karbonn A21

yeah,We have rooted the Karbonn A21 & Installed CWM

Lets move onto flashing with Kitkat Rom.Before flashing you must kno that the rom has few bugs.So please dont blame me after flashng.The bugs are as follows

  1. Inverted Front camera
  2. Sim 2 not available
  3. Internal storage not available(4GB) 

Please make sure you to take a Nandroid Backup.

If you want to other ICS/Jelly Bean roms follow this link

Also read:How to make your android to look like IPHONE

Steps to Flash KITKAT ROM on Karbonn A21

Pre-requesties before Flashing

Make sure the phone has 60% battery backup
Make you have root permission & CWM Recovery
Also Read: How to Backup your contacts & SMS 

Steps:
Download the KITKAT Rom from here.
Place it on your SD card(4GB storage )
Switch off your Phone.
To Boot into Recovery mode

  • Press both power button + volume up
  • Your phone go into green screen (fast boot mode)
  • press until red screen appears (recovery mode)
  • your phone will be on recovery mode

Once you get into Recovery mode,Do the following

Take nandroid backup on CWM before data/factory reset ,there may be possibility to brick your device,this Backup helps to restore 7 also to unbrick your karbonn a21

Wipe data/Factory reset
Click On Install Zip from SD Card
Choose the downloaded Zip
wait for the process to complete.

Kitkat rom for Karbonn A21
Kitkat rom for Karbonn A21

Click on Reboot ,You will be booted to Kitkat rom.Wait few minutes since the first boot takes some time.

kitkat rom for karbonn a21


If you followed the above instructions correctly.You will be in the kitkat Rom.If you face any problem leave the comment below.,
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