How to build a Custom ROM and Kernel Modification [Guide]

In today’s guide, we will tell you about how to build a custom ROM. Yes, if you want to rise above installing and testing new custom ROMs then this article is definitely for you. You may be going through a lot of websites to find the step by step guide on how to build a custom ROM but now you don’t have to search any further because you have landed at the right place. We here will not tell you how to build a custom ROM through step by step guide. We will tell you how to build a custom ROM through video tutorials. If you want to build a custom ROM successfully then you have to follow these video tutorials.

ALSO READ : How to create Lineage OS 16 on windows 10 for your device (Android Pie Source)

Building a custom ROM is not too difficult but still, it’s not too easy also. If you haven’t installed a custom ROM in past and are not introduced to the TWRP and other custom Recoveries then this guide is not for you. You should have some basic knowledge about custom recoveries and custom ROMs before following this guide. Understanding the steps mentioned in the video is necessary that’s why you should have some basic knowledge about custom ROMs and smartphone. Before following this guide you should know how to install TWRP on devices and how to unlock device’s bootloader. If you don’t know how to do that you can follow our step by step guide to know more about custom ROMs, Custom Recoveries and bootloader in detail.

About the Video Series

This video series about building a custom ROM is created by one of the senior members of XDA society. The videos are above 20 in number. Keep patience and follow every one correctly to know how to build a custom ROM from basics.

NOTE: This is an unofficial guide so follow this guide at your own risk.

This guide will tell you how to build a custom ROM based on android version-L,M,N,O,P. So you can build a custom ROM based on any android version you like. You should have a powerful PC to build a custom ROM as building a custom ROM consumes a lot of processing and memory.

How to build a custom ROM

New HD series (Nougat, Oreo, and Pie) :
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?lis…QnnXDg1G4X1f6zNew HD TWRP series (Mini Omni, Mini LineageOS) :
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?lis…G_h_f-GDNmSmAlNew HD GitHub and GitLab series (Web interface, command line, GitKraken) :
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?lis…ZxehWsb4gYuRb9Older non-HD series (L, M, N, O, TWRP, and Kernel mods) :
These Youtube videos are lower quality than the downloads.
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?lis…sj61U-Zv3fjzwZ
The videos are created by AlaskaLinuxUser and all the credits for the tutorials go to him. You can visit the XDA thread attached below.