- BetterL_v3.7z (Drive | AndroidFileHost)
- GravityBox [LP] (Xposed Module)
- SELinuxModeChanger (XDA)
- SP Flash Tool (XDA)
- MediaTek Drivers (Box | ZippyShare | How to install drivers)
- 7-Zip (Download)
- Micromax Unite 2 (No software requirement)
Updates for BetterL v3:
- No update available.
Patches for BetterL v3:
Features of BetterL v3:
- Based on official Lollipop 5.0 OTA update
- USB mass storage support
- OTG support
- Move app to SD card support
- 2.5 GB default app storage. Can be increased upto 6 GB through repartition (See flashing step 1 below)
- Tinted status bar
- Transparent app drawer and quick settings
- External storage as primary storage with SD card write enabled (Storage Fix v5 OTA)
- Stock launcher 3 with material wallpapers
- Lollipop material icons
- Dolby Atmos for better sound experience
- Pre-rooted with SuperSU v2.46
- Pre-installed xposed installer 3.0 alpha4 with 6 recommended modules
- Google search bar removed from recent panel
- Fixed bootanimation memory leak and color fade memory leak
- Philz touch recovery v6.59.0 as default recovery
- Thousands of battery theme with 3minit battery mod
- Size 431 MB only
Make Backup before flashing:
Flashing Steps for BetterL v3:
Extract downloaded compressed files in PC using 7-Zip. You’ll get 14 files in BetterL_v3 folder as shown in below screenshot.
BetterL v3 has 2.5 GB app storage. If you want more app storage then download repartition files from HERE and paste EBR1, EBR2 and MT6582_Android_Scatter.txt in BetterL_v3 folder.
Open SP Flash Tool and click Scatter-loading button
Select MT6582_Android_Scatter.txt from BetterL_v3 folder to load all files automatically in SP Flash Tool
Select Firmware Upgrade (1) from drop-down menu then click Download (2) button in SP Flash Tool
Remove battery from phone and connect phone to PC via USB cable
If flashing doesn’t start in few seconds then try connecting phone with battery (switch off mode)
If still flashing doesn’t start then check drivers are properly installed or not. Check post How to install drivers
After successful flashing remove USB cable and press power button to start phone normally. 1st boot may take 6-7 minutes. Don’t remove battery during app optimization.
Install GravityBox and SELinuxModeChanger
a) Open SELinuxModeChanger and select Permissive mode
b) Open Xposed Installer from Launcher
c) Select all modules from Xposed -> Modules
d) Soft reboot phone from Xposed -> Framework. Grant root permission if asked
Steps to flash patches:
1: Reboot to custom recovery (Switch off phone -> press vol up + vol down + power button -> press vol up to reboot to recovery)
2: Install zip
3: Reboot phone
Screenshots of BetterL v3:
Q. Can I flash this ROM in Kitkat. Is rooting required for flashing?
A. Yes, you can flash BetterL v3 in any ROM. There’s no software requirement for flashing firmware through SP Flash Tool. Rooting not required.
Q. Can I flash this ROM from custom recovery?
A. No, you can flash this ROM through SP Flash Tool only.
Q. Can I flash this ROM in 4 GB model?
A. Yes, it can be flashed in both models.
Q. SP flash tool is not detecting phone after clicking download button.
A. Make sure drivers are installed properly. Check post How to install drivers. Make sure you’re connecting phone in switched off mode (with or without battery) after clicking download button.
Q. My phone is showing invalid IMEI and not detecting SIM cards.
A. Make sure firmware is flashed using Firmware Upgrade and not Format all + download. Check post How to restore IMEI/NVRAM using MTK droid tools
Q. Can I flash repartition EBRs after flashing ROM to increase app storage?
A. No, repartition will work properly only if flashed with full ROM. Replace original EBRs and scatter file with repartition EBRs and scatter file and flash full ROM through SP Flash Tool by selecting Firmware Upgrade.
Q. Amplify is force stopping. How to solve this problem?
A. Open SELinuxModeChange app and select Permissive mode.
Q. Xposed modules are not working properly.
A. Make sure xposed module is enabled in xposed installer. A soft reboot is required after enabling modules. Xposed installer is in alpha mode and is not stable. Few modules are still not supported in lollipop.
Q. Screen off animation not working even after enabling from xposed modules.
A. Restart phone after turning ON Screen Off from ScreenOffAnimation app. You don’t need to restart again to change animation. Select animation from app.
Q. I found a bug in this ROM. How to solve this bug?
A. Please check Update/Patch section above. If there’s no update or patch available to solve found bug then provide bug details in comment or send a mail to firstname.lastname@example.org