How To Install Lineage OS 16 On Huawei Nova | Android 9.0 Pie

Here we are sharing a guide to Download and Install Lineage OS 16 On Huawei Nova  (Android 9.0 Pie) as the ROM is made available for the device. However,  this is an early unofficial Lineage OS 16 For Huawei Nova based on Android 9.0 Pie. Previously the device has received Lineage Os 15.1 ROM Too. Now you can download the ROM and flash Lineage OS 16 build directly via TWRP recovery If you are a Huawei Nova user then you should try out the unofficial Lineage OS 16 On Huawei Nova. We are thankful to Recognized Xda Member #Henkate for the ROM.

As I stated before,  It is an unofficial ROM. There will be a few bugs present as it is in its alpha stage. This is the first release of this unofficial Lineage OS 16 ROM For the Huawei Nova so there are few bugs present and we are sure in future update everything will be fixed. Before flashing make sure to check the official Xda thread for issues. Follow the guide carefully to Flash / Install Lineage OS 16 Pie ROM On Huawei Nova. Update Huawei Nova to Android 9 Pie Via Lineage OS 16

The Huawei Nova has a 5.00-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080×1920 pixels. The device is powered by a 2GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor coupled with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of ROM which is expandable via microSD card (up to 128GB). The Huawei Nova runs EMUI 4.1 based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow out of the box and houses a 3,020mAh non-removable battery. The device sports a 12-megapixel rear camera and an 8-megapixel front camera.

Lineage OS 16 Features | Android 9.0 Pie Features

Lineage OS 16 Features

As Lineage OS 16 is based On Android 9.0 Pie’s Source code, it has all the latest Android Oreo features and in addition to that Lineage OS also has some extra customization features.


  • 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.
  • Make sure you have taken a backup of your important data. Now proceed To Install Official Lineage OS 16 On Huawei Nova .


How to Install Unofficial Lineage OS 16 On Huawei Nova | Android 9.0 Pie

Install Lineage OS 16 On Huawei Nova | Android 9.0 Pie

  • 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 Official Lineage OS 16 Based on Android Pie. If you have any doubts regarding this process, feel free to comment below.

Dibyashree Sharma
Dibyashree Sharma
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Dibyashree Sharma graduated in Computer Science from NIT Rourkela. For the past eight years, she has been blogging about Android, which she is really passionate about. She has built a good reputation as a reliable source. Away from the digital sphere, Dibyashree enjoys playing tennis, a sport she is as passionate about as she is about technology.

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