Nexus7 (2013) Slim6 Custom ROM comes with tons of new features and is based on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow.
Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow Slim6 ROM on your Nexus 7(2013).
Thing To Know
•This Android 6.0.1 Slim6 ROM tutorial is only for the Nexus 7 tablet.
•Your tablet should have ClockworkMod recovery installed. Please make sure you have this recovery!
•Make a Nandroid backup of your previous phone set up before proceeding – for just in case anything goes wrong.
•This tutorial will wipe out all your existing data. Proceed at your own risk.
How to Install Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow Slim6 ROM on Nexus 7 (2013).
Step 1 – Download Android 6.0.1 Slim6 ROM for Nexus 7 to your computer.
Step 2 – Connect and mount your Nexus 7 USB memory on your computer using the USB cable.
Step 3 – Now copy/paste the downloaded Android 6.0.1 ROM zip file to
your SD card. Make sure the file is in the SD card root (not in any
Step 4 – Then turn OFF your tablet and disconnect from the USB cable.
Step 5 – Now to get in the Bootloader Mode. Turn ON the tablet while
pressing and holding the Volume Up + Volume Down and Power buttons.
Step 6 – Follow the navigation instructions on the screen. Select BOOTLOADER and then go to RECOVERY.
Step 7 – Once you are in Recovery, select perform a full
data wipe by selecting “wipe data/factory reset”. Use the Power button
to select everything while in the Recovery Mode.
Step 8 – Then, perform a cache wipe by selecting “wipe cache partition” .
Step 9 – Now this is optional, but it is recommended to perform a wipe
of your dalvik cache as well. You will not get into boot loops or any
other errors. From CWM recovery, go to ‘advanced’ and then select “wipe
Step 10 – Then go back to the main recovery screen and select “install zip from SD card”.
Step 11 – Now select “choose zip from sdcard”. Using your volume keys,
navigate to the Android 6.0.1 ROM zip file that you copied to your SD
card and select it using the Power button. Confirm the installation on
the next screen and the installation procedure should start now.
Step 12 – After the installation completes, go to “+++++Go Back+++++”
and reboot the tablet by selecting “reboot system now” from the recovery
That’s it! Your Nexus 7 should now have Android 6.0.1 Slim6 Marshmallow
custom ROM installed on your tablet! Go to Settings > About tablet to