Lenovo K3 Note Custom ROM Carbon + VIBE UI Dual Boot

The following Lenovo K3 Note custom ROM has two custom ROM’s inbuilt which you can choose after booting. Let us tell you more about the custom ROM. Once you flash and boot up, you will be able to select the default custom ROM which you would prefer, so if you don’t like the Carbon ROM then you can select the default VIBE UI or again change to it back. But each time you select the custom ROM from the settings menu you will have to reboot your device. Both the custom ROMs comes pre-rooted and supersu installed.

You might even have liked MIUI ROM for Lenovo K3 Note which we have posted a while back and the reviews of it came through our facebook page and email where people have appraised it and being a fan of the native Xiaomi user interface.

Carbon Rom is an aftermarket firmware based on the Android Open Source Project.

Before going through the guide and the files please read the message below:

DISCLAIMER: In no means we are responsible if you brick your phone or your SD card dies or your phone behaves abnormally. It is your sole and your own responsibility to install the custom rom on your phone. If you’re unaware of custom roms and its bugs then please do not go any further.

Lenovo K3 Note Custom ROM Carbon + VIBE UI Dual Boot


1. CWM/TWRP installed – You can follow the tutorial here for installing CWM/TWRP.

2. Custom Rom  – Download the latest Oreo based custom ROM from the bottom of this post

3. Google Services (Gapps 5.1.x) – Download it from here

4. Backup all your data.

About the ROM

Android Version: 5.1
Compatible with: Lenovo K3 Note
ROM type:  Carbon ROM + VIBE UI
ROM Author: liuxingghost

ROM Size : 1.2 GB

Language: Multi-Language

Features of Lenovo K3 Note Custom ROM Carbon ROM

  • Lenovo Camera App
  • LED Notifications
  • Based on AOSP
  • Long Battery Backup
  • Transparent Status Bar

Features of Lenovo K3 Note Custom ROM VIBE UI

  • Pre-rooted
  • Developer edition

How to install

Step 1: Copy both the files to your SD card

Step 2: Boot into Recovery

  • Or simply connect your phone and type adb reboot Recovery in fastboot window

Step 3: Please take an entire backup of your current ROM through the CWM menu. So that you can restore it back if you fail to install the custom rom

Step 4: Wipe Data / Factory RESET

Step 5: Wipe Cache Partition

Step 6: Goto Advanced > Wipe Dalvik cache

Step 7: Goto Mounts & Storage > Format Partition system

Step 8: Goto Install zip from SD Card and select the Custom Rom which you have copied followed by the GAPPS

Screen Shots of the Lenovo K3 Note Custom ROM

NOTE: You can download and flash the custom ROM and let us know how do you feel and if there are any bugs found. You can leave your feedback using the comment section below or by using the contact form from the bottom of this page. Till then have fun flashing the custom ROM and do share it with others who have the same device as yours. If you want to run experience the latest Android operating system then you can download and flash the Lenovo K3 Note Oreo ROM with many new features and latest security patches.

1 thought on “Lenovo K3 Note Custom ROM Carbon + VIBE UI Dual Boot”

  1. I can not switch vibe ui to carbon ROM. i try several time to change it from swich system. but there was chinis languages could,t undustand and the facebook messengers unfortunately stopped.how to slove it

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