Q: What the hell is madOS ?
A: madOS, (M.A.D. Team OS), is a ROM based on pure A.O.S.P. with extended capabilities and customizations made by or merge/adapted by M.A.D. Team.
Q: Some translations are missing for my language, can I help?
A: Sure you can, please check our translations repo available here , you can either do a pull request, or if you don't know how to work with git, sent us the XML. Strings for your language ( Check Readme on repo).
Q: What's working ?
A: Check first Post for current status
Q: When I try to install the ROM it says "Error 7 symlink failed", what gives?
A: You need to unmount /system first on twrp
Q: After flashing TWRP says "No OS Installed?"
A: Ignore this message. If the ROM flash indicated as being successful, you can swipe to reboot and the OS should boot.
Q: Do i really need full wipes?
Q: App "x" doesn't work, why?
A: Probably not compatible with Nougat yet, feedback is welcome
Q: Is the rom rooted?
A: NO, But you can easily root with SuperSU v2.76 onwards.
For 7.1.2: Latest SuperSU ( 2.79, etc)
Q: Does xposed work?
A: As of now, there's no Xposed for N, so no
Q: Does busybox still works on Nougat?
Q: AdAway no longer works on Nougat, what can I do?
A: Simply install busybox first, available from the Play Store, and it'll download hosts and work just fine then
Q: Data Connection does not work, why?
A: The ROM, already includes latest APNs, if you still have no active data connection, check your APN settings
Q: How is battery life with Nougat?
A: It should be comparable to Marshmallow.
Update: We've already fixed several memory leaks and draining issues
Q: Does this build support Vulcan?
A: No. Vulcan does not provide support for MediaTek (yet?)
Q: Does doze work in this build?
A: Yes. You do not have to enable anything; it is active by default.
Q: Does this ROM supports Substratum ?
A: YES, latest rootless substratum is supported on madOS
madOS: We are now an Official Substratum supported rom
Q: Does the ROM features disabling SIMs , On Settings SIM Options?
A: YES, we've now merged our own implementation (adapted for N)
Q: when will (feature/issue here) be fixed?
A: NO ETA , please
No porting support, no port questions allowed on this thread, and porting PMs will be auto-deleted, porting replies will be reported as well
Q:What GAPPS package should I use?
A: Open GAPPS (BeansGapps should work as well)
OpenGapps (pico/nano) Packages, are recommended (or Beans GAPPS (MINI))
Q: How to properly install GAPPS?
A:Flash Rom + Flash Gapps at once
CREDITS and Thanks
HELP supporting madOS
- madOS Team
- Our translators, credits list here
- Slim Roms
- Pure Nexus
- DU (Dirty Unicorns)
We do this on our free time, however we do have costs on maintaining this :/
Any donation is highly appreciated
You can donate by using
If the above doesn't work in your country, then you can directly donate by using this e-mail adress: [email protected]
About madOS Proprietary Apps
You are NOT allowed by any means, to use our madOS apps on any other build, your rom
This is exclusively for OFFICIAL madOS ROM releases
: Feel free to clean the thread, whenever users start spamming, severe OT, or questioning about porting...