Here we will be sharing all the steps required to Install Lineage OS 16 On Sony Xperia V | Android 9.0 Pie (tsubasa) as the ROM is made available for the device. However, this is an early unofficial Lineage OS 16 For Sony Xperia V based on Android 9.0 Pie.
Now you update Xperia V to Android 9.0 Pie unofficially with the Lineage OS 16 ROM. Just download the ROM and flash Lineage OS 16 build directly via TWRP recovery. If you are a Sony Xperia V user then you should try out the unofficial Lineage OS 16 On Sony Xperia V. We are thankful to Recognized Xda Member AdrianDC for the ROM.
The ROM has been regularly updated by the developer. Thee uploaded ROM file name is lineage-16.0-20191011-UNOFFICIAL-tsubasa.zip and it is around 406 MB in size. Always try to download the latest build of the ROM as that will be the most stable version.
Lineage OS 16 Features | Android 9.0 Pie 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 Sony Xperia V.
How to Install Lineage OS 16 On Sony Xperia V | Android Pie (Unofficial)
- 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.