Updated 26 Sept 2017 – Download and Install Lineage OS 15 On OnePlus 5: Unofficial Build of Lineage OS 15 has made its way to OnePlus’s flagship OnePlus 5.OnePlus 5 has already received an Oreo Based AOSP ROM.This is really a great news for OnePlus 5 users.Follow the guide to Update OnePlus 5 to Android 8.0 Oreo Via LineageOS 15.

OnePlus has released Official Android 8.0 Oreo beta update for some OnePlus 3 users which means the company may release an Android 8.0 beta update for OnePlus 5 in coming days.OnePlus has already confirmed that OnePlus 5 will get the official stable Android 8.0 Oreo update in coming months.Now thanks to Xda developers we have the unofficial Lineage OS 15 For OnePlus 5.

The Lineage OS 15 For OnePlus 5 is in its beta stage so there will be bugs present in the build, hence we recommend not to use this as a  daily driver.Only if you want to test Android Oreo On your device, then follow the given guide to Install Lineage OS 15 On OnePlus 5.Check Out Our Post > [LineageOS 15] Official Lineage OS 15.0 Device List (Android 8.0)

The Lineage OS is the new form of CyanogenMod which was the most used and Popular Android Custom ROM.Lineage OS 15 is based On Android 8.0 Oreo Source Code and Comes with all the Android 8.0 Oreo features like Picture in Picture mode, split-screen mode and better battery optimization.

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Lineage OS 15 Features | Android 8.0 Oreo Features:

As lineage OS 15 is based On Android 8.0 Oreo’s Source code, it has all the latest Android Oreo features and in addition to that Lineage OS also has some extra customization features.

#1 AutoFill

Android 8.0 Oreo now comes with Autofill feature which was available in the Chrome browser until now. The feature, Auto Fill mode which means that the OS will save your Email Address as well as Password.This will save your precious time

#2 Adaptive Icons

Now Android also added Adaptive Icons which means that the smartphone will now have an option to modify the default icons for various applications in many shapes such as squircle, square, rounded and others. This is done to ensure that the icons on different apps are in line with the other apps for uniformity purpose.This will make your phone looks cool and minimalistic

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#3 Updated Emoji

In Android 8.0 Oreo, Google has once again updated the default emojis present in the Android OS to a blob-less emoji version rather than blob version which was seen on Android 7.0.There many new emojis are added to enhance your messaging experience

#4 Notification Dots

This feature is same as the one present on Android 7.0 Nougat where users can long press on home screen to see the options but this feature is now extended to show notifications of that particular app by long pressing the icon.

#5 Picture -In- Picture Mode

The picture in Picture mode which is also known as PiP mode is also added to Android 8.0 Oreo.This will be shown in floating window rather than the split-screen.

#6 Google Play Protect and 2X Boot Time:

This “Google PLay Protect” is added in the Google Play Store and it will be a background service that will check for apps and its usage and data storage permissions and notify users if it is safe to install and use the app.

Thanks to the great optimization in Android 8.0 Oreo, the boot will now take 10 seconds to do so which is a significant improvement. (Previously 15-20 Sec.)

Above are some of the main features Android 8.0 Oreo (Lineage OS 15.0) comes with.But there are much more.Overall Lineage OS is the best Custom ROM available for Android.

Lineage OS 15 (Unofficial) For OnePlus 5

Lineage OS 15 For OnePlus 5

 Pre-Requirements:

  • Make sure the bootloader on your device is unlocked and your device is rooted and you have a custom recovery installed.
  • Make sure your device has more than 50% battery.

DISCLAIMER

RootMyGalaxy.net is not responsible for any damage happened to your device(s) while following this guide, Proceed at your own risk.

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What's not working:
- Camera
- NFC
- WiFi
- Buttons
- Fingerprint sensor 
- RIL
- Bluetooth
- Notification Slider (Please download a 3rd Party app for this functionality)
- Mic
- Display
- DASH charging
- Audio
- Everything Else!


What's working:
- VoLTE
- Personal Hotspot

Required TWRP recovery:

How to install Lineage OS 15 On OnePlus 5| Android 8.0 Oreo

Install Lineage OS 15 On OnePlus 5

  • Make sure your device is rooted and have the latest TWRP recovery installed. (Check the Pre-Requirement Section Above)
  • First, download the files from the above link.
  • Now transfer the downloaded files to the internal storage of your device.
  • Now reboot to the TWRP recovery by holding your power and volume down buttons together for a few seconds.
  • Take a backup by selecting the option from the home screen and then your data and cache from the recovery menu.
  • Now select install and then browse for the downloaded ROM file and then select it.Next flash the Gapps file and then Magisk (optional).
  • Once the flashing process is completed, reboot your phone and you will be booted into Android Oreo 8.0.

 

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Dibyajyoti an Android enthusiast, a tech-blogger and an avid reader.He is graduated in B.tech.He is the founder and chief editor in rootmygalaxy.net

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