What is Flashing Custom Kernels?
Kernel is the core part of a software which bridges the gap between the OS and the hardware of the device. Each action you do on your device involves Kernel. Whereas flashing custom kernels are the ones with many more features like:
> Deep sleep states for additional power savings.
> It even allows the device capacitive button to light up instead the notification light to save power.
> Some of the customized kernels have both these features and many more in combined.
Technobezz Explains Flashing Custom Kernels
Kernel works as the middle man between the applications and instructions given by you or the OS. Using a middleman makes the android more flexible. A kernel can also be made on custom basis as the manufacturer can easily make the changes by plugging in the necessary drivers.
Since the Custom kernels are many, so it’s difficult to select the appropriate one for your device but once you confirm that the kernel you have selected for your device is compatible with it, Flashing Custom Kernels is then very simple.
> Boot with recovery mode
> Then connect your phone with your computer through USB
> Download and copy kernel file to your device and keep the backup folder safe in the computer
> Go open, un-mount the USB, wipe cache partition
> Now install the new kernel from its zip file.