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Install LineageOS 15.1 on Huawei Honor 5x – Android 8.1 Oreo

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 LineageOS 15.1 on Huawei Honor 5x – Android 8.1 Oreo.

Android is open source can be modified by the developers of the world, these developers develop LineageOS 15.1 ROM to replace the pre-installed version of Android on your Honor 5x.

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 Honor 5x 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 Honor 5x

Huawei Honor 5X was launched in October 2015, The phone CPU powered by Octa-core 4×1.2 GHz & 4×1.5 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 616, and it comes with 2/3 GB RAM and 16 GB on internal storage, up to 256 GBvia microSD, Huawei Honor 5X  comes with Primary camera: 13 MP and 5 MP in front, and powered by Non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery.

LineageOS is an open-source system based on Android. First seen in 2009 on HTC Dream (T-Mobile G1)It offers features and advanced options on Android versions that are not included on the Officiel ROM such as an integrated theme editor or additional interface options, the ability to overclock the processor or root Huawei Honor 5x, Custom ROMs are available for phones, tablets, media players, smart watches and almost any type of device running Android.


Install LineageOS 15.1 on Huawei Honor 5x

1- Copy the Lineage OS 15.1 ROM & GApps ZIP files for Huawei Honor 5x to your phone.

2- Restart your Huawei Honor 5x into the custom recovery

  • Turn off your phone.
  • Press & hold the “Power button + Volume up” at the same time for about 6 seconds.

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

4- Click Install and scroll down and choose LineageOS 15.1 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.

5- That’s it ! you have successfully Install LineageOS 15.1 on Huawei Honor 5x – Android 8.1 Oreo.

Read also: Download Huawei Honor 5X Firmware Files – All Versions


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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