Install CM9 themed Custom ROM on Micromax Funbook
Micromax Funbook aka P300 is truly one of the most affordable Android tablets as available in the market these days. Since its launch this tablet has created hot buzz everywhere. These days we are also able to see the advertisement on television. Over-all the product is quite impressive and progressive one. Here are the specs of Micromax Funbook P300:
Network & Connectivity:
3G – Yes (Supported by an external USB Dongle)
3.5 MM Jack- Yes
HDMI Port – Yes
Type Capacitive Touch Screen
Screen Size- 17.8cm
Features- Multi-Touch Screen, Pinch Zoom
Expandable Up to 32 GB
Card Slot – MicroSD
RAM- 512 MB
Primary- 0.3 Mega Pixels (VGA camera)
Video recording – Yes
Capacity Li-Ion battery – 2800 mAhBrowsing timeUp to 5 hrs
Games – Yes
JAVA – Yes
Well, we are sure that Micromax Funbook looks quite attractive from the specs it displays. Now, as far as the developmental part is concerned recently, this device has received CM9 themed custom ROM update. Let us look into the details of this ROM.
One of the new members at Android Forum named Karndev has come up with CM9 based ROM for Micrtomax Funbook. The developer indicates that this ROM also works on Ployer Momo 9 as well. The name of this ROM is Cyanbook v0.3. Before we look into other details of this ROM kindly go through the disclaimer:
Disclaimer: The procedure given here has been produced after deep research. We appreciate the work of developer. But custom ROMs are always risky and thus even in this case we would recommend that if at all you wish to install Cyanbook v0.3 ROM on Micromax Funbook you should do it at your risk. Also, we believe you to have enough technical knowledge. By flashing custom ROM there is a risk of data loss, device damage and the warranty getting void.
Download links: CyanBook_v0.3 : CyanBook_V0.3.zip
Procedure to Install Cyanbook v0.3 on Micromax Funbook
- The first step will be boot up to Recovery.
- Take back up of the current ROM for safety purposes.
- Factory Reset.
- Wipe Dalvik Cache.
- Install Cyanbook from SD card and also Gapps in the same way.
- Reboot the device.
The developer has already experimented with this ROM and suggests that after flashing Cyanbook ROM, FaceUnlock works. Also, there is good level of support for USB game controllers. Gtalk video chat also works.
There are a few bugs that the developer has mentioned:
*Clock AM/PM style is not working.
*Alarm might not ring
Here’s the official link for this ROM. If you wish to have more info on that you can check it: http://androidforums.com/funbook-all-things-root/557437-rom-funbook-cyanbook-v0-3-cm9-based-18-06-2012-a.html
Do let us know as to how you found this ROM. We would also help you out if you have any doubts or queries. Kindly comment here in the comment section and let us know.