LineageOS 15.1 (Android 8.1 Oreo) is the latest version of the most popular custom ROM for Android devices. This article will explain how to Download and Install Lineage OS 15.1 [Android 8.1 Oreo] for Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Lite. Lineage OS Android distribution is a free and open source operating system for smartphones and tablet computers based on the Android mobile platform. Lineage OS 15.1 (Android 8.1 Oreo) is developed by numerous device-specific maintainers and uses Gerrit for its code review process. Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Android smartphone was launched in November 2017. The phone comes with a 5.50-inch HD display with a resolution of 720×1280 pixels. Xiaomi Redmi Y1 is powered by 1.4GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 processor with 2/3GB of RAM & 16/32GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 128GB via a microSD card. As per the cameras are concerned, the Xiaomi Redmi Y1 comes with a 13-megapixel primary camera on the rear.

This LineageOS 15.1 for Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Lite is unofficial and unsupported by the LineageOS developer team. Lineage OS 15.1 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. It comes with a new Trebuchet launcher, interface styles, LiveDisplay integration, QR support in Snap camera, and more. Apart from this, it has strong security and speed improvements that keep your Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Lite smartphone safe and operate fast.
If you own the Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Lite, then you can manually install the latest Lineage OS 15.1 on your Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Lite smartphone. However, Keep in mind that this custom ROM is currently in the development phase and it is only the unofficial version for Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Lite. Therefore some features may not work properly as you expect them to and this build is not meant as a daily driver and it’s certainly not suitable for media device use. You need to install your own Google Applications package (Gapps) on Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Lite. 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.


    Flashing a custom ROM, rooting, installing custom recovery may void your Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Lite warranty and may delete all your data. The ROM is an unofficial build so it consists of bugs at the moment. Before proceeding further you may consider backup all data on the phone. You are the only person doing changes to your device and cannot be held responsible for the mistakes done by you.


      • This new [Unofficial] Lineage OS 15.1 Rom has to be installed on the  Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Lite model only; if tried on another device, 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 Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Lite smartphone. So make sure to Backup your phone using TWRP before doing this step using TWRP or CWM or any Custom Recovery.
      • Make sure the device has more than 60-70 % battery.
      • You need to Unlock Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Lite Bootloader & Install TWRP Recovery on it.
      • Download all the Zip files from the below download link and Place it in your Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Lite root storage or external storage.
      • Most of the custom ROM will not have Google Apps on them. So, you need to download and install GApps manually.


        • Lineage OS 15.1 for  Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Lite  – Download
        • Gapps  – Download

        Steps to Install Lineage OS 15.1 on  Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Lite 

        Note:- If face any bootloop issue, 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 15.1 ROM installed ! Go to Settings > About phone to verify.

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