Lineage OS 15.1 (Android 8.1 Oreo) is now available Unofficially for LG V20. Lineage OS Android distribution is a free and open source operating system for smartphones and tablet computers based on the Android mobile platform. If you own the LG V20 and you don’t like your smartphone current OS and want the latest Oreo update right now, then you can manually install Lineage OS 15.1 on your LG V20. Lineage OS 15.1 (Android 8.1 Oreo) is developed by numerous device-specific maintainers and uses Gerrit for its code review process. As many of you have unofficial Lineage OS 15.1 builds, some of which are produced by our very patron.  Lineage OS 15.1 for LG V20 is based on the Android 8.1 Oreo, which is the Google’s latest mobile operating system and is the safest and fastest version of Android, the lineage OS 15 [Android Oreo 8.1] is much better and has some unique features. Users preferred custom ROMs over stock Roms because of its customization features. Android Oreo comes with new features like Picture-In-Picture and AutoFill so you can navigate tasks without charge. Apart from this, it has strong security and speed improvements that keep your smartphone safe and operate fast.

However, Keep in mind that this custom ROM is currently in the development phase and it is only the unofficial version for LG V20. Installing a custom Lineage OS 15.1 [Android 8.1 Oreo] ROM on your LG V20 requires the bootloader to be unlocked & a Custom Recovery Installed, which may VOID your warranty and may delete all your data. Before proceeding further you may consider backup all data on the phone. You are the only person doing changes to your device and kbloghub.com cannot be held responsible for the mistakes done by you. You need to install your own Google Applications package (Gapps). you can follow simple steps to Install Lineage os 15.1 on your smartphone. Full Credits to the developer and Lineage team for the Open Source Project.

Pre-Requisites

  • This new [Unofficial] Lineage os 15.1 Rom has to be installed on the LG V20 model only; if tried on other devices, it might get bricked [To check your device model: Go to Settings >> About phone >> model number].
  • You will lose the original ROM or any CUSTOM ROM if you already installed on your LG V20 smartphone. So take a complete backup of your smartphone before you install this ROM.
  • Charge your smartphone to at least 60-70% battery level to avoid any shutdowns during the flashing process.
  • You need to Unlock its Bootloader & Install TWRP Recovery on LG V20.
  • Download all the Zip files from the below download link and Place it in your phone’s root storage or external storage.
  • Most of the custom ROM will not have Google Apps on them. So, you will have to download and install GApps manually.

Downloads

Steps to Install Lineage OS 15.1 on Your LG V20

Note:- If faced with boot loop problem, navigate back to TWRP settings, and select ‘Wipe cache/dalvik’. This procedure will help resolve any issue with regard to custom ROM installation. That’s it! Your device should now have Official Lineage OS 14.1 ROM installed ! Go to Settings > About phone to verify.


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