[Redmi 5A] Colt OS v1.0 Custom ROM for Redmi 5A Nougat 7.1.2

Colt OS v1.0 Custom ROM for Redmi 5A
(Last Updated On: July 7, 2018)

We present you Colt OS v1.0 Custom ROM for Redmi 5A with Android Nougat version of 7.1.2.


ColtOS Project is presented by a team of learners and it is crafted from lineage Source with optimal but all the necessary customisations. We have cherry-picked the features from many other roms/projects and we are very thankful to them!! The OS is still in beta phase and growing like a vine. So, although there are no remarkable bugs experienced, if you find any, please let us know with a logcat.

Features: Colt OS v1.0 Custom ROM for Redmi 5A Nougat 7.1.2


1. General ➡ Android 7.1.2_r27 (NJH47D) ➡ Security update: 05 July 2017

2. Display ➡ Adaptive brightness ➡ LiveDisplay ➡ Dark/ Light theme ➡ Ambient display ➡ Theme (PA Color Engine) ➡ Colorful Colt Wallpapers (Under wallpapers)

3. Sound ➡ Increasing ring volume ➡ Custom made default ringtone ➡ Charging sounds (under Other sounds)

4. Status bar ➡ Carrier Label (with text size and custom color) ➡ Network Traffic ➡ Battery Customizations (Battery bar, Style, Pecentage) ➡ Status bar icons ➡ Clock and date settings ➡ Full screen alram ➡ Quick pulldown ➡ Brightness Control ➡ Roaming indicator ➡ Notification count ➡ Double tap to sleep

5. Quick settings ➡ Custom header image (with wide variety of packs to choose from) ➡ Weather tile customizatons (OmniJaws) ➡ Vibrate on touch ➡ QS tiles view customizatsion (Number of small QS tiles, rows and columns) ➡ Settings shortcut ➡ Tile edit icon ➡ Advance QS easy toggle ➡ MultiUser Switch ➡ Expand Indicator

6. Blur Personalizations ➡ Status bar blur ➡ QS blur ➡ Recent apps blur

7.Buttons ➡ Power button settings (End call, Press power buttons twice for camera, Show arrow keys while typing, Long press for torch, Automatically turn torch off) ➡ Home button settings (Wake device, Answer call, Long press actions, Double tap actions) ➡ Volume buttons (Wake device, Control playback, Control ringtone volume, Keyboard cursor control, Reorient when screen is rotated)

8. Recents apps ➡ Immersive recents ➡ Clear all FAB ➡ Clear all FAB location ➡ Grid style recents ➡ Show memory bar

9. Navigation bar ➡ Navbar on/off ➡ Smart bar/ fling (in rpogress) ➡ Navbar dimensions ➡ Pulse

10. Lock screen ➡ Media cover art toggle ➡ Eable Power menu on lock screen toggle ➡ Allow accessing Quick settings toggle ➡ Status bar display toggle ➡ Show clock & date toggle ➡ Show lock screen alarm ➡ Display weather on lockscreen ➡ Double tap anywhere to sleep

11. Power menu ➡ Reboot ➡ Screenshot ➡ Airplane mode ➡ User switcher ➡ Sound panel

12. Animatios ➡ Sysytem animations ➡ Toast animation ➡ List view animation ➡ List view interpolator ➡ QS tile animation ➡ QS tile animation duration ➡ QS tile animation interpolator ➡ Fancy QS animation ➡ Disable animations

13. Colt Continues ➡ Dashboard optons (Column settings, Suggestions, Conditions, Summaries) ➡ Gesture (Swipte to screenshot, 4G icon insted of LTE)

What’s Working:-

➡ WiFi
➡ Sounds
➡ Phone FC 
➡ FM App
➡ Camera + Video Recording  Working Perfectly
➡ Hotspot 
➡ Bluetooth
➡ FM 
➡ Data 3G/4G/VoLTE
➡ 1080p Playback In Gallery 
➡ Youtube 720p 
➡ Youtube Live Playback
➡ No Network Drop Found
➡ Autorotation
➡ All Sensors Working
➡ After Reboot QuickSetiings Too
➡ Rest Are As Nought
➡ Too Many Features


➡ No


Colt OS v1.0 Custom ROM for Redmi 5A

Flashing Instructions

1. Download the ROM and copy it on your SD Card
2. Reboot the device into Recovery mode. (Backup the current ROM if necessary)
3. Select wipe and choose cache, dalvik cache, system etc. and proceed.
4. Reboot your phone into recovery mode again.
5. Flash the ROM from your SD Card.
6. Flash the patch (if available).
7. Flash the Gapps
8. Reboot your device again and wait for 5 or 10 minutes or even bit longer
7. Enjoy Now !

Credits & Download Link

ROM Credit

– @Rakesh.Batra : Lead Developer and Founder of ColtOS
– @nitin.chobhe(Project Contibutor/Device Maintainer)
– @Roger.T(Graphics Designer)
– @HAKrBOY(Graphics Designer) ColtOS is beautiful just because of these two Guys
– @Nik_ (Project Contibutor/Device Maintainer)
– @CheckYourScreen (Project Contibutor/Device Maintainer)
– @meet1811 (The Saviour/Moderator)
– @Frozen_Lemon (Motivator/Tester:Made Default Ringtone)
– @AnupamDMoran (Motivator/Tester)
– @srvroxstar (Motivator/Tester)
– @AanishP (Tester)
– @Ashroo (TeamMember)
– @shubhojit (Device Maintainer)
– @muralivijay
– @wzedlare
– @Nik001
– @avirk

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