How to – Install ClockworkMod on Huawei U8180

Huawei U8180 AKA Orange Stockholm/T-Mobile Rapport/Ideos X1/Gaga

ATTENTION: Your phone needs to be rooted before installing recovery. See my guide here –

Rooting Huawei U8180

Step 1 – Download and install ClockworkMod Rom Manager from the Play Store.

Step 2 – Open Rom Manager and select the first option ‘Flash ClockworkMod Recovery’.

Step 3 – When asked to confirm phone model click on ‘Huawei U8160′.

Step 4 – Wait while it downloads and installs the recovery image.

  • If you get a Superuser request, allow it.

Step 5 – When it pops up with ‘Sucessfully flashed ClockworkMod recovery!’, Click OK.

Step 6 – Use Rom Manager to Reboot your phone into recovery. You should get this –

All done.

You can now backup your current Rom (firmware), install a custom Rom like CyanogenMod and restore your phone from your backups.

Have fun :)

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