Are you bored with android nougat and try to use the latest and android version 8.1 Oreo Rom in Redmi Note 5 pro. I am here to guide you how to install oreo in redmi note 5 pro. This is custom ROM is made by LineageOS team for Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 pro.
THIS IS A BETA ROM WHICH MAY HAVE MANY BUGS. MAKE A BACKUP BEFORE FLASHING THIS AND TRY AT YOUR OWN RISK. IN MY TESTING, THIS ROM IS RUNNING SMOOTHLY AND HAVE NOT FIND ANY BUGS.
Installing a custom ROM on a Redmi Note 5 Pro requires an unlocked bootloader on the Redmi Note 5 Pro, which may VOID your warranty and may delete all your data. Before proceeding, take backup all data on the phone. Do this your own risk. I will not be held responsible if you make mistakes during flashing this rom.
STEP TO FLASH ANDROID OREO (8.1) BASED ON LINEAGES 15.1 ON REDMI NOTE 5 PRO
- Download and LineageOS 15.1 and GAPPs Zip for Redmi Note 5 pro and copy internal/sd card of your phone.
- Optional: If you want to root your phone then download also magisk zip
- Boot into recovery mode, to do so just hold power button and volume button up together at the same time, the phone will now boot into custom recovery mode. If twrp is not installed, then follow the guide here.
- Optional: Make sure you take backup of your Redmi Note 5 pro main rom. This will help in case phone bricked, or you to revert back to your previous ROM. To do so, tap on Backup select all.
- Go to wipe option> advance wipe> select Dalvik Cache, Data, Cache, system partition. Important: Do not select internal and external/ OTG otherwise, you will lose all data in your phone memory. After that, swipe to wipe. This will erase your current rom.
- Now go to install and select Lineages 15.1 and swipe to flash the Rom. This will take few minutes so do not worry.
- Once the flash is done, now select the Gapps and swipe to flash. This will install all the necessary google apps.
- Optional: if you want to root your phone then select magisk zip flash and swipe to flash it.
- Reboot your phone. First boot will take few minutes so do not worry.
- Complete the first setup and enjoy the Rom.
DOWNLOAD ALL THE NECESSARY FILES:
TWRP CLICK HERE (not need to download if twrp or another custom recovery is already installed on your redmi note 5 pro)
If you need any help or have questions regarding flashing android oreo or any other ROMs, ask me in the comment box.