Last year Xiaomi has presented its Redmi Note 4 handset which was also crowned as the most selling device in India. The device comes with MIUI 8 out of the box which later gets updated to MIUI 9. Almost all Xiaomi devices run a custom designed UI and when it comes to the latest Android updates Xiaomi is a couch potato. If you are tired of using MIUI and wants to enjoy the stock Android experience then you are at the right destination. In our today’s article, we will be telling you “How to install LineageOS 15 on your Redmi Note 4”.
LineageOS is introduced as a replacement for CyanogenMod and offers Stock Android experience coupled with custom features. The ROM offers almost all Android Oreo features including the new notification channel, split screen, adaptive icons, etc. This ROM is near to stable and almost all features like 4G VoLte, Camera, Speakers, etc are working fine. Use this ROM at your own risk we are not responsible for any failed installations, etc.
We have listed best custom ROMs for Redmi Note 4 if you are bored from MIUI or any other ROM. Also, we have earlier discussed with you the steps to Install unofficial Lineage OS 15 custom ROM on Redmi Note 4. Now, let’s proceed to install the Lineage OS 15 on Redmi Note 4.
Steps to Install LineageOS 15 on Xiaomi Redmi 4
1.) Your phone should have a minimum battery charge of 60-80%.
2.) Take a complete backup of your device including SMS, Audio files, Images, etc as everything will get erased in this process.
3.) Installing a custom ROM voids your warranty, Install at your own risk.
4.) USB-debugging should be switched on in the developer options.
5.) Install the correct USB drivers for your device on PC.
6.) Your device should have root access and TWRP recovery pre-installed.
7.) This process requires a handset with an unlocked bootloader.
How to Install LineageOS 15(Android 8.0 Oreo) on Redmi Note 4?
1.) Download LineageOS.zip file, Gapps and move them to the storage of your smartphone.
2.) Now switch off your device then long press (Power button+Volume up) and you will be directed to TWRP recovery.
3.) Here you will see a “Wipe” option, click on it and swipe to factory reset from the bottom.
4.) Now go to TWRP main menu and click on the Install button, here locate the LineageOS file present in the device storage. Swipe to confirm flash.
5.) As the process finishes again click on the Install button and this time select the Gapps file present on your device. Swipe to confirm flash.
6.) As everything finishes the flashing process click on the “Wipe Cache and Dalvik Cache” and swipe to wipe.
7.) Once it finishes the processing click on the “Reboot” option and you’re done.
We hope you have successfully installed LineageOS 15 on Xiaomi Redmi Note 4. If have any problem, then comment below.