How To Install Lineage OS 17 On Xiaomi Mi Max | Android 10

Here we are sharing a detailed guide to Install Lineage OS 17 On Xiaomi Mi Max  | Android 10 (hydrogen) as the ROM is made available for the device. However,  this is an early unofficial Lineage OS 17 For Xiaomi Mi Max based on Android 10. Previously the device has received Lineage Os 16 ROM Too. Now you can download the ROM and flash Lineage OS 17 build directly via TWRP recovery If you are a Xiaomi Mi Max user then you should try out the unofficial Lineage OS 17 On Xiaomi Mi Max. We are thankful to Recognized Xda Member tarkzim for the ROM.

Xiaomi devices come with MIUI skin which many users like and many don’t. If you belong to the second category of the people amf want to experience the vanilla Android 10 on your device, then Lineage OS 17 is the best option you can opt for.

The Xiaomi Mi Max smartphone was launched in May 2016. Xiaomi Mi Max comes with a 6.44-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080 pixels by 1920 pixels at a PPI of 342 pixels per inch. Xiaomi Mi Max runs Android 6.0.1 out of the box and powered by hexa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 650 processor.

Xiaomi Mi Max has 32 GB internal storage that can be expanded up to 128GB and has 3 GB RAM. Xiaomi Mi Max runs on 4850mAh non-removable battery. The Xiaomi Mi Max features a 16 MP rear camera and 5 MP front-facing camera for selfies.


  • Boot
  • Bluetooth
  • Bluetooth Headphone (Media / In-Call)
  • Camera / Camcorder
  • Double Tap to Wake
  • Fingerprint Sensor
  • IR Blaster
  • RIL (LTE/Dual SIM/SMS)
  • VoLTE
  • GPS
  • WiFi
  • WiFi Hotspot (2.4Ghz / 5Ghz)
  • Video Playback
  • Touch
  • Sensors
  • ExFAT SDCard

Not Working 

  • Hardware Encryption
  • Some UI overlay glitches.
  • SELinux is permissive
  • You tell me.

Supported Model

  • hydrogen, helium

Lineage OS 17 Features | Android 10 Features

Now let’s talk about Lineage OS 17 features and the release date. The official release date of Lineage OS 17.0 is unknown. But the ROM will have all the Android 10 features as it will be based on Android 10 (Q) source code. It will have a totally new UI like Android 10 and the most hyped feature of Android 10 system-wide force dark theme will also be available on the ROM

  • A system-wide dark mode
  • Smart Reply for all messaging apps.
  • New easy sharing menu.
  • Quicker access to settings.
  • A standard depth format.
  • Overhauled permissions.
  • Wi-Fi sharing via QR codes
  • Focus Mode

As Lineage OS 17 is based On Android 10’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 17 On Xiaomi Mi Max.


How to Install Lineage OS 17 On Xiaomi Mi Max | Android 10 (Unofficial)

Install Lineage OS 17 On Xiaomi Mi Max | Android 10

  • Make sure your device is rooted and have the latest TWRP recovery installed.
  • 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 17 Based on Android Pie. If you have any doubts regarding this process, feel free to comment below.

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