Get ‘Beats Audio’ on Motorola Photon 4G

Good news for Motorola Photon 4G owners! They can now tell their Beats Audio enabled HTC phone owning friends that they have the Beats tech on their Photon 4G as well. That’s right, you can get the Beats Audio enhancements on your Photon 4G using this simple little mod and improve your audio-listening experience.

However, do note that to be able to notice any difference with this mod, you need high-end headphones. Normal headphones won’t sound any different with the mod, so it might not be useful for everyone. Also, it doesn’t affect the audio coming out from the phone’s loudspeaker, so you won’t notice any difference there either.

The mod has been tested with CM7 and CM9 ROMs, but in theory should work with any ROM. Well, I guess you’re excited already, so read on to find out how to install the ‘Beats Audio’ mod on your Photon 4G.


This hack and the guide below is compatible only and only with the Motorola Photon 4G. It’s not compatible with any other device. Check your device model in Settings » About phone


The methods and procedures discussed here are considered risky and you should not attempt anything if you don’t know exactly what you are doing. If any damage occurs to you or your device, we won’t be held liable. You have been forewarned!

Pre-Installation Requirements/Tips

  1. Rooted Motorola Photon 4G with Clockworkmod recovery installed.

How to Install Beats Audio Mod on Motorola Photon 4G:

  1. Download the mod file.
    Download Link  |  Filename:  |  Size: 600 KB
  2. Copy the mod file to the root of your internal SD card.
  3. Boot into CWM recovery. Use Volume buttons to navigate and Power button to select options in recovery.
  4. Now, select “install zip from sdcard”, then select “choose zip from sdcard”. Scroll to the file you transferred in step 2 and select it. Select “Yes” on the next screen to confirm installation.
  5. After the installation is complete, select “go back” then select “reboot system now” to reboot the phone.

That’s it. The Beats Audio mod is now installed on your Motorola Photon 4G which will enable you to enjoy an enhanced audio experience on your high-end headphones. Share your thoughts on the mod in the comments.