List of Custom ROMs for ZTE Axon 7

Custom ROMs for ZTE Axon 7: ZTE Axon 7 is the budget friendly smartphone with a sleek design, powerful specifications which perform like the top tier Android smartphone. ZTE Axon 7 is packed with a 5.5-inch qhd AMOLED Corning Gorilla Glass Scratch Resistant display with a resolution of 1440 x 2560 pixels at 538 PPI.

What is ROM and custom ROM?

ROM stands for read-only-memory. A custom ROM will change the Android operating system with a new firmware. Most of the people flash a custom ROM on their device for better performance, better battery life, different features, more stable and faster ROM and to remove the bloatware stock applications put on the operating system by ZTE.

For flashing a custom ROM on Axon 7 your device must have been installed a custom recovery. In this post, we’ll tell you all the steps in easy words. Below you can find the download links of Custom ROMs for ZTE Axon 7 with XDA developer page. Read and proceed carefully:

Custom ROMs for ZTE Axon 7


  • Follow the steps correctly, and at your own risk, you may brick your device. We are not responsible for any problem or damage of your device.
  • Custom ROM flash process will erase all data from the device, take a complete backup of your phone and then proceed.
  • Make sure your device has at least 50-60% charged to prevent the accidental shutdown in-between the process.


LineageOS 14.1XDA

CyanogenMod 13XDA

Bad BoyzXDA


Resurrection RemixXDA

ZAxon DMix7XDA

Pure NexusXDA



Ground Zero ROMs – Validus | Tesla | TipsyXDA



Note: Do refer XDA links for more details and features

Also Read: How to Unbrick ZTE Axon 7 by Flashing Official Firmware in EDL Mode

Steps to Install Custom ROMs on ZTE Axon 7

  • First Install Custom Recovery
  • Download official Custom ROM for ZTE Axon 7 and Gapps from above link
  • Reboot your device into TWRP Recovery.
    1. Switch off your device.
    2. Press and hold “Volume down + Power” buttons until you see anything on the screen.
  • Now in the TWRP main menu, Click on Wipe and swipe to factory reset on the bottom of the screen.
    Wipe data
  • Go back to the main menu in TWRP, tap on install and select the Custom ROM zip file which you have saved in your device.
    Install custom rom
  • After selecting the Custom ROM zip file, do swipe to confirm flash to begin the installation process.
  • Once the installation process is completed, You will see Wipe cache/Dalvik option, tap on it and Swipe to wipe.
  • Now, Go back to TWRP main menu and repeat the same process to install GApps
  • After flashing Custom ROM and Gapps, reboot your ZTE Axon 7.
  • Done!!!
 Hope you found this article helpful. Let us know your feedback on Custom ROMs for ZTE Axon 7.

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