Descendant TwoDotTwo Android 9.0 Pie custom Rom for Tecno Camon 11 CF7 (KA7) running Android 8.1.0. Descendant TwoDotTwo is an AOSP base OS with a lot of performance and customzation options. So, if you’re looking for Android Pie Custom ROM for Tecno Camon 11, try TwoDotTwo.

How to install Descendant Custom ROM for Tecno Camon 11

  1. Download Tecno Camon 11 Android Pie custom rom and vendor mod.
  2. Copy the downloaded GSI file to the root of your SD, if the ROM is in zip or rar format, simply extract it to get the img file
  3. Extract the Vendor Mod to a folder (we’ll be using it at the end of the installation)
  4. Now boot your device into TWRP recovery
  5. In TWRP perform a factory reset, or siply use the advance option to wipe the cache and data partition.
  6. Then tap of the install button, select the install image button on the next screen
  7. Select the ROM img file and select the system partition in which you want to install the ROM on the next screen.
  8. The installation process will begin, so sit back while it installs.
  9. Once installation is complete, don’t reboot just yet
  10. Now go to TWRP restore option and restore the Modded Vendor you extracted earlier.
  11. Once this is complete, now reboot.

Descendant TwoDotTwo Android Pie Features

This ROM comes with some UI and Mic improvement and several other feature you’d expect to find in a good custom Android ROM. Some of the features include;

ThumbUI Enhancements:

  • Google Dialer;
  • Google Messages;
  • YouTube;
  • Fixed a doubled bar in some Settings fragments like app permissions and wifi
  • QS Tile is now available

Misc Enhancements:

  • Corrected roundiness behaviour for Settings Searchbar
  • Added more drawables in Settings
  • Fixed non default false value on QS quick pulldown
  • Added Wifi sleep policies
  • Assistant can now be called with home button longpress
  • Replaced RetroMusic with Phonograph
  • New ringtones and notifications sounds
  • Reimplementation of Extended volume panel
  • Apps that weren’t updatable via PlayStore are now correctly behaving
  • Fixed a wrong behaviour of “Disable apps feature” that was preventing the disabled apps to be re-enabled
  • OTA in About Phone
  • Uptime has been reinherited in Settings
  • Removed Xiaomi capped 12mpx camera, bumped it up to 12.6mpx

Main Rings

  • Background and accent colors throughout the interface can be changed.
  • Power menu has additions.
  • Lock screen PIN layout can be scrambled.
  • Setting suggestions can be disabled.
  • Sounds and animations use Google Pixel series ones.
  • App Ops is available.

Little Tweaks

  • Over 80% brightness, the bar will warn you, turning orange.
  • Lockscreen charging info
  • The phone will unlock automatically when it recognises your face.
  • Fingerprint allows 10 scans before denying it as unlocking method.
  • Night light allows lower temperatures.
  • Pixel animations to explain some features
  • App info shows Google Play icon and package names.
  • Font size steps up by 5%.
  • Quick settings adjust themselves to the screen.

Preloaded Applications

  • Brave Browser
  • Open Camera
  • AnExplorer
  • Markup

QS Customizer

  • QS Customizazion
  • Replaced AOSP digital Lockscreen with Descendant Analog Clock;

ROM UI

  • Black UI style it’s now available in:
  • Settings -> Display -> Background color
  • The background in search settings now respects system background on-click event;
  • Brightness thumb icon revamped
  • Recents corner are now roundy to keep OS design consistency

Launcher3

  • Swipe down on a recent card is now available in:
  • Launcher3 Settings > Clear all on swipe down from recents
  • Discover more installing the ROM

What’s Working:

  • WiFi
  • RIL
  • Mobile Data
  • GPS
  • Camera
  • Flashlight
  • Camcorder
  • Bluetooth
  • Fingerprint Reader
  • HW Buttons
  • Alert Slider and Gestures
  • Sound / Vibration
  • And lots more…

ROM Bugs:

  • Hotspot maybe unstable

However, there’s a workaround for it.

Device Info:

Device name: Tecno
Device model: Camon 11 CF7
Device Stock OS: 8.1.0 Oreo
Device chipset: MT6739
Device Kernel: 4.4.95+
Device bootloader: Unlocked

ROM Info:

ROM name: Descendant
ROM OS version: Android 9.0 Pie
SDK Version: 27 
Status: Stable 
Current Stable Version: Unofficial 
Supported Language: Multi-Language 
Supported Recovery: Twrp 3.1.1-0+

How to install Descendant Android 9.0 Pie custom Rom for Tecno Camon 11 CF7

You can install GSI Android ROMs with two simple methods which will be explained below.

Method 1 – Using TWRP

  1. Download Descendant GSI ROM and vendor mod from the below link
  2. Copy the downloaded GSI file to the root of your SD, if the ROM is in zip or rar format, simply extract it to get the img file
  3. Extract the Vendor Mod to a folder (we’ll be using it at the end of the installation)
  4. Now boot your device into TWRP recovery
  5. In TWRP perform a factory reset, or siply use the advance option to wipe the cache and data partition.
  6. Then tap of the install button, select the install image button on the next screen
  7. Select the ROM img file and select the system partition in which you want to install the ROM on the next screen.
  8. The installation process will begin, so sit back while it installs.
  9. Once installation is complete, don’t reboot just yet
  10. Now go to TWRP restore option and restore the Modded Vendor you extracted earlier.
  11. Once this is complete, now reboot.

Method 2 – Using ADB (Works for non root users too)

  1. Download Descendant Android 9.0 Pie Custom rom for Tecno Camon 11 CF7 and the Vendor patch.
  2. Copy the downloaded ROM to your adb and fastboot folder
  3. Now, perform a factory reset either from your device settings or using your stock recovery if not rooted.
  4. Boot your device into fastboot mode
  5. In fastboot mode, enter the following command; fastboot erase system
  6. Then flash the ROM using the command fastboot flash system name_of_system.img.
  7. Once installation is complete, don’t reboot, also restore the vendor file as explained in the first method.

That’s it you’ve successfully installed Android Pie Custom ROM on your device. The Modded vendor is a fixed for hotspot and other bugs in the ROM.

Tecno CF7 Modded Vendor

What’s included in the Vendor Mod (Fixed)

  • Boot takes 30min to 1hr
  • Notch overlay (not app overlay to notch)
  • Data & signal strength ( switch one sim to 2g and other 4g)
  • Hotspot (temp fix with Pda net)
  • Others soon…

If you’re finding it difficult to install Descendant Android 9.0 custom ROM for Tecno Camon 11 CF7, simply use the comment system below and I’ll get back you asap!.

ROM credits:

Jackson Makinda
ElDainosor 
phhusson 
Letzen 
krule031 
ezio84

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