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Custom ROM's for Zenfone 5 List Lollipop/Marshmallow/Nougat/Oreo

Now we are sharing the List of best stable Custom ROM for ASUS Zenfone 5. Zenfone 5 users love to taste Custom ROM on their device. Here we are providing Custom Rom with their features and Bugs information. So, it helps to decide which is a better ROM for you.
Custom ROM's for Zenfone 5 List Lollipop/Marshmallow

Oreo Asus Zenfone 5 T00J/T00F

Recently another developer shared another Oreo ROM for ASUS Zenfone 5 and Zenfone 6. At this time this Oreo Update is not stable and alpha version of Android Oreo 8.0 from xda developer tank.

CM12.1 Stable Version for Zenfone 5

CyanogenMod 12.1 which based on Android 5.1.1 but this is an unofficial version of CM12.1. Below you can read feature and bugs on this Rom. Also, check out How to Install CM12.1 on Zenfone 5.

Working Features on CM12.1
  • Output Sound is louder
  • Dual Sim Working
  • Camera quality is better
  • You can use horizontal mode in home 
  • Better Touch Performance
  • Battery backup is better if compare to the previous build

Bugs on CM12.1
  • Showing? Mark in battery indicator in charge mode
  • SD-Card is not working in some device

Resurrection ROM for Zenfone 5

Resurrection ROM v5.5.9 Build 7.0 also based on Android 5.1.1 and its last build date is 25 November 2015. Also Check out How to Install Resurrection Remix on Zenfone 5.

Working features on Resurrection ROM
  • Dual Sim Working
  • Apollo Music Player
  • Come With Dual Launcher
  • Double Tap to Sleep features available

Bugs on Resurrection ROM
  • FM not Working
  • GPS not Working

Stable Big Rom 10 for Zenfone 5

Big Rom is based on Stock firmware and there is a minor change in this ROM like boot animations and pre-added some interesting features you can read below. Also Check out How to Install BIG_ROM v13.0 on Zenfone 5.

Features of Big Rom
  • Based on Latest Stock ROM
  • Gapps Pre-Installed
  • Comes with custom Boot Animation
  • Motion Gestures
  • Phone Tester
  • Pre - Rooted
  • Increase Sound Volume
  • Battery Performance is better
  • Set CPU
  • Sony Music Player

Stable Gecko ROM for Zenfone 5

Gecko ROM also based on Stock Firmware and its have Android 5.0.x Lollipop. There is lots of change, but it looks likes Stock ROM.

  • ROM space Compressed
  • Latest Google Apps Installed
  • Sony WalkMan Player
  • Screencast feature
  • Block Ads
  • Fixed SD-Card Write Permission

Shell ROM for Zenfone 5

This is Stock ROM based on stock Lollipop firmware but customize with lots of features like ZenMotion, Volume Increase, etc., by the ShesnonRibeiro XDA developer. Also Check out How to Install Shell ROM Zenfone 5.

Shell ROM Features
  • ZenMotion added (Working Double Tap to Wake/Sleep).
  • Horizontal mode work on home screen.
  • Now output volume is louder.
  • Updated to new dialer and Contact interface
  • Multi User mode (Add Two or more users in one device)
  • New font added
  • Root explorer Application pre installed
  • Improve Performance and battery backup

CM13 Android 6.0 ROM for Zenfone 5

CyanogenMod 13 which based on Android 6.0.1 with smoother and faster performance, but this is an unofficial version of CM13 and this current ROM status experimental. Below you can read feature and bugs on this Rom. Also, check out How to Install Android 6.0 Marshmallow on Zenfone 5 T00J/T00F.

  • Odexed, first boot faster
  • No additional applications
  • LATEST sources
  • Monthly security update
  • CM boot animation
  • Lock Screen
  • Miscellaneous
  • Navigation
  • Dark UI mode
  • Settings button in status Bar
  • Dual Sim Card Working
  • Calling fixed

Bugs and Issues
  • Camera Fixed
  • GPS
  • FM

Euphoria OS 2.0 for Zenfone 5

Euphoria OS 2.0 with Android 6.0 Marshmallow ROM for Zenfone 5/6. This ROM provided by the senior XDA developer.

  • Rooted
  • Great Battery 
  • Play Store worked
  • Smoother and faster Performance
  • Fast booting
  • Voice calls

Bugs fixed
  • Camera not working
  • GPS
  • FM Radio

Resurrection Remix MM 5.6.7 for Zenfone 5

This is official build of Resurrection Remix based on Android 6.0.x Marhsmallow for Zenfone 5 with latest marshmallow source code. If you want to taste this ROM use this tutorial about Install Resurrection Remix MM 6.0 for Zenfone 5.

RR Working
  • Camera
  • Bluetooth/WiFi
  • Flash Light
  • SMS

  • GPS
  • Radio not working

BIG ROM Zenfone 5 13.0 Pro

Big ROM is another custom rom for ASUS zenfone 5 and zenfone 6 with amazing features and a new kernel for improving performance and battery life. At this time this ROM based on stock WW firmware. You can check out tutorial How to Install Big ROM.

What's New in Big ROM Pro
  • Base in Stock Firmware WW
  • Support Zenfone 6
  • Network Traffic in BR Center/status bar
  • Carrier label in BR Center/status bar
  • CPUspied in BR Center/status bar
  • Restart UI in BR Center/status bar
  • Floating mode (Multitasking)
  • KnockCode in BR Center/LockScreen (need enables in Xposed)
  • Gesture in BR Center/Button
  • Update kernel BORETS24 DT2W 17/03/2016
  • Update open gapps 13/04/2016

Zenfone 5 Dirty Unicorn v10.5 Unofficial ROM

Dirty Unicorn ROM is another custom rom for ASUS zenfone 5 and zenfone 6. At this time this ROM based on AOSP Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow. You can check out tutorial about Zenfone 5 Dirty Unicorn.

Android 7.0 Nougat Zenfone 5

Android 7.0 Nougat for Zenfone 5, Zenfone 6, Zenfone 2 Laser, Zenfone 2, Zenfone 3, Zenfone GO, Zenfone selfie. Once the ROM is ready for your device, We will publish a fresh post for your device as soon as possible. So please keep visiting on our blog.

Lineage  OS Zenfone 5

Lineage OS is another custom rom for ASUS zenfone 5 and zenfone 6 with amazing features but there is lots of bugs. Check out How to flash Lineage OS Zenfone 5.

Bugs/Not Working:
  • FM Radio Not working
  • some video formats do not play so accurate
  • problems with some apps like UC Browser
  • GPS not working
Montana ROM v3.2 for Zenfone 5 - 6
Recently another developer shared another Lollipop ROM for ASUS Zenfone 5 and Zenfone 6. This is most stable and unofficial version of Android 5.0.1 from TechGenius and it is based on Stock 5.0. This builds create on latest Stock Android 5.0 source code with Linux 3.10.x kernel. Below you can read working features and bug's. How to Install Montana ROM v3.2 on Zenfone 5.

In this Post We are providing Best Custom ROM's for Asus Zenfone 5. At this time, we are choosing seven ROM's CM12.1, Resurrection ROM, Big ROM, Gecko ROM, CM13, Euphoria OS 2.0 and Resurrection Remix MM for Asus Zenfone 5/6. Please Share more information and bug report with our other visitors.


  1. Big Rom is based on Stock firmware
    where 2 get
    how to install
    send link plzzzzzzzzzz

  2. Yea please tell us procedure &link for big rom

    1. Big Rom on Zenfone 5 tutorail with video will be provided as soon as possible

  3. Yea please tell us procedure &link for big rom

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  5. if i want lollipop version, which is better?

  6. i just can't install big rom 10 it gives error : failed to update binary ...

    1. Use TWRP version 3. The blue one after orange TWRP. Do a wipe system data cache and so on. Install the BIG ROM. It will says failed to update binary. Dont worry. Just back to reboot and reboot to recovery. Then do install the BIG ROM without wipe anything. Goodluck

  7. Leopard black rom is best zenfone 5

  8. Leopard black rom is best zenfone 5

  9. Leopard black rom is best zenfone 5

  10. bro i have installed leopard black rom on asus zenfone 5 but it stucks on 4 colours rotating

    1. factory reset from recovery mode then reboot again

  11. it started working but freezes.
    So which rom should i use?

  12. I'm using zenfone 5, oka share a link to dirty unicorns



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