How to Install ClockworkMOD (CWM) in Nokia X, is described as first Smartphone from Nokia.

How to Install CWM (ClockworkMOD) in Nokia X

Nokia X is described as first Android-based Smartphone from Nokia. Nokia X supports Qualcomm Snapdragon 1GHz dual core with 512 MB ram support. This model comes with a 3MP rear camera but don’t have a front camera for video chat.

Every smart phone holder will like to have custom recoveries, CockWorkMod aka CWN is referred as first choice for custom recovery. Custom recovery helps you to perform various functions like clear device partition, flashing zip files, managing storage content. But the surprising fact is that Nokia has got an unofficial CWM port by XDA senior developers. The CWM port for Nokia is in beta stage so it has got some bugs as well. Today, We will learn how to install CWM on your Nokia X.

Required files to Install CWM in Nokia X

  1. CWM Custom recovery image
  2. TWRP custom recovery Image
  3. Download ADB& Fastshoot Zip file

Step by step Procedure to Install CWM on Nokia X.

Step 1. First, you need to download CWM or TWRP recovery from the above given link.

Step 2. Download and extract fastboot+ADB zip file on your PC.

Step 3. Copy the custom recovery image file in fastboot ADB extracted folder.

Step 4. Now press and hold the shift key and right click on an empty within the folder and click on “Open Command Window” here.

Step 5. Connect your PC with USB cable.

Step 6. Now write adb devices in CMD and press enter. You can see your device is connected now. Now write adb reboot bootloader and hit enter button again.

Step 7. Enter the following command in CMD, if you want to install CWM custom recovery.

fastboot -i 0x0421 flash recovery cwm-6048-normandy.img

Step 8. If you want to install TWRP custom recovery type the following command.

fastboot -i 0x0421 flash recovery TWRP-

Step 9. The process may take few seconds. After that write fast boot reboot in CMD and press enter button.
Step10. Now your device will reboot, if you want to boot in recovery mode write the following command in CMD and hit folder.

adb reboot recovery

Now CWN is successfully installed on your Nokia X.

Warnings: There is a risk of damaging your Android Smartphone while rooting it and we are not responsible for any of this. And your device warranty will void after installing accustom recovery.

Abhishek Budholiya

Abhishek Budholiya is a tech blogger, digital marketing pro, and has contributed to numerous tech magazines. Currently, as a technology and digital branding consultant, he offers his analysis on the tech market research landscape. His forte is analysing the commercial viability of a new breakthrough, a trait you can see in his writing. When he is not ruminating about the tech world, he can be found playing table tennis or hanging out with his friends.