Top 4 Best Custom Android ROMs 2017

You buy a smartphone, and after some time you get bored with its User Interface, but you just use it as you don’t have enough money to buy a new one. Life goes on like this! But little did you know about the open source nature of Android that led to the creation of many Custome User Interfaces called Custom ROMs.

Best Android Custom ROMs.

Custom ROMs provides you the opportunity to explore new designs and UI. It comes with great functionalities too. It is a major advantage of Android compared to other platforms. It is an excellent option to prevent platform fragmentation, as it keeps the device up to date.

Note: Installing a custom ROM requires a rooted device. Rooting a device will void its warranty, Flashing a custom ROM can also permanently brick your device(Even though it’s a rare case), so do this at your own risk.

The main problem of custom ROM is finding a good one. So we have done the research for you, so here are 5 Best Custom ROMs for your Android device.

1. Paranoid Android

Paranoid Android
This ROM is for those guys who love the look and feel of Stock Android. Paranoid Android is an AOSP(Android Open Source Project) based ROM. There are a number of cool features like Immersive mode which hides the System bars(Status and navigation bars), Hover notification, use gestures instead of notification buttons and much more.

The ROM is officially available to Oneplus, Nexus and OPPO devices. Get it Here.

You can also download it on other devices unofficially through XDA Developers website.

Dirty Unicorn
Are you looking for a custom ROM because your battery backup is poor? Then this one is for you. Dirty Unicorn is based on Android Marshmallow and it has some amazing features like Notification bar customization, Lock Screen Wallpaper changer, notification LED settings, data flow indicators. You will love this ROM if you love customization as there a lot of things to customize in the settings.


This is a famous one, Xiaomi’s MIUI is one of the popular Custom UI’s in the world. All thanks to Xiaomi’s increasing market share, and it is available for other devices too. MIUI looks like a redesigned iOS. It provides more than 10K custom themes to run on so that you never get bored with it. MIUI is best for people who hate Stock Android(Guys like me) because MIUI is really different from Stock. MIUI is regularly updated, and they just launched their latest version MIUI 9 last week. MIUI even supports older devices. Currently, MIUI runs on more than 2.8Billion devices.

4. Resurrection Remix

Resurrection Remix
This ROM is known as the best ROM for customization. It is one of the most stable, clean looking and regularly updated ROM.The team behind Resurrection Remix says that their inspiration quote is “imitation is the best form of flattery” because they have admitted that they took the best features from other popular ROMs and made this one. Some of its features are customizable notifications, Pitch Black Dark Theme,  and more.

Wrapping up

Flashing a new Custom ROM is highly advisable if you are bored with your plain Stock User Interface. I hope this article helped you in choosing the Best Custom Android ROM for your device.

If you have doubt in which is the best ROM for your Smartphone, please comment below the model of your smartphone, and I will suggest accordingly.

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