Install Paranoid Android Jelly Bean on Evo 4G [How-To]

We already shared Jelly Bean based CM10 custom ROM for Sprint HTC Evo 4G LTE. Now, if you want more customization over CM10 then try Paranoid Android 4.1.1 custom ROM. The Paranoid Android Jelly Bean version is based on CM10 itself but with Hybrid mode customization.

The Paranoid Android custom ROM bring customize Jelly Bean experience to HTC Evo 4G. The ROM feature a true Hybrid Mode which ultimately lets you scale and project every app, every widget, even system components individually. You can easily switch mode that comes with Paranoid Android which is PhoneUI, Phablet/Nexus-7UI, TabletUI.


Along with several impressive customization you can also enjoy stock JB features including smoother interface, advanced voice recognition and search functionality, better keyboard, improved and actionable notifications area. Here, you should note that this custom Jellybean ROM installation process will wipe all your tablet data, hence you need to follow a proper backup procedure to restore those data.


This guide below is compatible only and only with the HTC Evo 4G. Don’t try it with any other HTC EVO model or in other devices.

Note: This is very early build and the whole ROM is still under development. Although, most of the Jelly Bean feature work fine but as this is an alpha build, you may face some bugs and issues while you use Paranoid Android in your HTC Evo 4G LTE. All known issues will be fixed as development progress.

What’s not Working

  • F/C’s in the beginning but goes away
  • Camcorder makes gallery F/C


We should not be held liable for any damage caused in the process of installing Paranoid Android on HTC EVO 4G. Although, it is very unlikely that your device will be damaged if you follow all the instructions as it is which are mentioned in procedure.

Pre Requisites:

Backup your data first using below mentioned instructions, so that if you lost any data you can recover it easily.

SMS & Call LogUse SMS, MMS & Call Log Entries Backup & Restore App
Contacts & SettingsUse Android default backup options.
Images, Songs, Videos, Files – Copy to Internal/External SD card.
APN and MMS Settings – Note down from the path “Applications > Settings > Wireless and Network > Mobile Networks > Access Point Names


  1. Make sure your device have at least 80% battery power. [How to Check Battery Percentage in Android Phones]
  2. You already have USB Driver Installed for HTC EVO 4G in your PC.
  3. Make sure USB Debugging is enabled. [Guide]
  4. Bootloader is unlocked.
  5. You should already have ClockworkMod recovery

If you done everything that we mentioned above then you are ready to move the next page of this guide where we compile an easy to use step-by-step instruction to flash Paranoid Android 4.1.1 ROM for HTC EVO 4G.

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