The fifth Google Nexus phone. Officially announced on October 31, 2013, it sports a 4.95" 1080p display, a 2.26 GHz Snapdragon processor, and LTE support. Powered by Android 4.4.2, KITKAT. Manufactured by LG.

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I can't use my phone

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I unlocked my Nexus 5 n root it n install twrp recovery n install cyanogen mod 13 with gapps

Then I opened super su it says update the software I click on update cwm/twrp

After that it shows only google screen I have done hard factory reset.

Nothing is working.

When ever I turn on my phone only text google appeared with an unlock image

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What exactly ihv to do now to open my phone


hace you tried reinstalling the stock ROM?


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You don't need superSU with Cyanogenmod 13, it should already have super user implemented with the ROM already. You probably used the wrong version of SuperSU or something. Usually the latest SuperSu binary is more reliable for marshmallow / Android 6.0+. Sounds like either rom or superSU needs to be reflashed (I don't think wipe data / factory reset via recovery is necessary.)

Always do Nandroid backups in recovery. This means using the backup function in CWM or TWRP to backup your whole rom so that you can easily restore it in recovery if it bricks agian.

I'm guessing booting recovery or download mode is the same on a nexus phone?

When phone is off:

Download mode: Volume Down + Power?

Recovery Mode: Volumpe Up + Power?

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