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Install Android 8.1 Oreo on Xiaomi Redmi 2 – LineageOS 15.1

If your device already old and does not get an official update from the manufacturer, or you want to Get The Latest Version of Android. in this article, will explain how to Install Android 8.1 Oreo on Xiaomi Redmi 2 – LineageOS 15.1.

Android is open source can be modified by the developers of the world, these developers develop LineageOS 15.1 Custom ROM to replace the pre-installed version of Android on your Xiaomi Redmi 2.

Custom ROM is just a modified version of stock ROM which developed by professional developers in the field of android, ROM is completely changing the system of the Xiaomi Redmi 2 with the addition of more features such as the improved battery, better performance, Add Additional Features and System Tweaks, Eliminate Bloatware, faster smartphone, and updates to the latest Android versions on your Xiaomi Redmi 2

Xiaomi Redmi 2 was launched in January 2015, The phone CPU powered by Quad-core 1.2 GHz Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410, and it comes with 1 GB RAM and 8 GB ROM, up to 32 GB via microSD, Xiaomi Redmi 2 comes with Primary camera 8 MP and 2 MP in front, and powered by removable Li-Po 2200 mAh battery.

Read also: Hard Reset Xiaomi Redmi 2 Prime 4G – Factory Reset Xiaomi


Install Android 8.1 Oreo on Xiaomi Redmi 2

1- Copy the LineageOS 15.1 ROM & GApps ZIP files for Xiaomi Redmi 2 to your phone.

2- Restart your Xiaomi Redmi 2 into the TWRP recovery:

  • Turn off your Xiaomi Mobile.
  • Press & hold the “Volume Down + Power button” at the same time for about 8 seconds.

3- Click Wipe and scroll down and choose Advanced wipe and swipe to confirm Wipe.

4- Click Install and scroll down and choose Android 8.1 Oreo ROM ZIP and swipe to confirm flash.

5- Click Install and scroll down and choose GApps package and swipe to confirm flash.

6- Once the installation is finished, click on Reboot System to reboot your phone.

7- That’s it ! you have successfully Install Android 8.1 Oreo on Xiaomi Redmi 2 – LineageOS 15.1 ROM.

Read also: Install Android 9.0 Pie on OnePlus 3T – LineageOS 16


Joe abouza

abouza Youssef, tech blogger, Nationality Moroccan, I am 29 years old. I live and work in france. I love blogging and i am interested in everything new in the world of technology.

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