UPDATE: Download Button Updated With Google Drive! Also, Volte & Godix (fingerprint Scanner) Works!
So If You Clicked On This Post From The Thousands Of Search Results You Saw On Google You’re Probably Here For The Android Oreo ROM Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 And Probably Also On How To Flash It? Well If Your Answer Is Yes, Then My Friend You’re At The Right Place!
Android Oreo ROM Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 [Mido]
After The Release Of Android Oreo, A Lot Of Custom ROM Makers Like LineageOS, Ressurection Remix, Etc. Have Released Custom Oreo Builds For A Lot Of Devices! So In This “Custom ROM” Series That I’ve Been Doing For A While, I’m Going To Now Feature The New Android Oreo Builds For The Available Devices.
Today’s Device – Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 [Mido]
Keep In Mind That I Only Do This Series / Tutorials To Make It Easier For Newcomers To Flash New ROMs On Their Devices Safe & Secure. I Don’t Own Any ROM I Just Show A How To Flash It Tutorial
Today, Thanks To The Hard Work Of XDA Users
- Highwaystar_ru (The Guy who booted LOS 15 First)
- Xyxx (XDA User)
- thp@1997 (XDA User)
- @abhishek987 (Official maintainer for LineageOS, )
- LOS Team and all other Developers Who Helped
As Well As Other People Like
- LineageOS Team
Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Users Can Flash New LineageOS 15.0 [Android Oreo] ROMs On Their Phones! I Highly Recommend Checking Out Other Works Of These Guys As Well As Donate If You Find Their Work Awesome 🙂
With The Credits Out Of The Way, Let’s Now Talk About What’s You’ll Be Needing Before You Flash The ROM
Things You Need
In Order To Flash The New Android Oreo ROM, You Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Should Be Rooted And Have A Custom TWRP Recovery Installed On It. If However You Don’t Know How To Root Your Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Or You Don’t Have A Custom Recovery Installed. You Can First Check Out These Guides!
LineageOS 15.0 Android Oreo Screenshots
Android Oreo Screenshots - Lock Screen [Portrait] - AndroidCUT
Android Oreo Screenshots - Home Screen [Portrait] - AndroidCUT
Android Oreo Screenshots - Notification Pannel [Portrait] - AndroidCUT
Android Oreo Screenshots - Notification Toggles [Portrait] - AndroidCUT
Android Oreo Screenshots - Search Apps [Portrait] - AndroidCUT
Android Oreo Screenshots - Setting's App [Portrait] - AndroidCUT
Android Oreo Screenshots - System Settings [Portrait] - AndroidCUT
Android Oreo Screenshots - Bluetooth Settings [Portrait] - AndroidCUT
Android Oreo Screenshots - WIFI Settings [Portrait] - AndroidCUT
Android Oreo [Redmi Note 4] Screenshots - Setting's App [Portrait] - AndroidCUT
You've Found The Easter Egg!
The screenshots provided above are the sample ones. Though to be honest LineageOS will look pretty much like stock anyways…
Working Features Of The ROM
- ROM Is Booting Up.
- RIL (Calls, SMS, Data)
- WIFI & Bluetooth Is Working.
- Video Playback Supported.
- Audio With Record and Playback.
- Rear Flash
- Notification LED
- GPS & Navigation.
- Camera ( Videos And Photos )
- Audio ( Record and Playback )
- Fingerprint (FPC Only)
- Sensors (All Of Them)
- FM Radio Is Also Working
What’s NOT Working
- VOLTE (now fixed)
- Fingerprintf (now fixed)
- SELinux Is Permissive
Download Android Oreo ROM For Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 [Mido]
Users who are interested in the ROM can download it from the Android File Host’s Download Page. Currently, the ROM is available for these models so please tap on the download link specific for your device.
Because The ROM Is An Unofficial Build, It Is Not Available To Download From The Official LineageOS Website (At Least For Now) Instead You Can Download It From The AndroidFileHost.com
Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 [Mido]
How To Flash A Rom Tutorial
So if you’re interested in trying out the ROM (Which you should) But you don’t know How To Flash A ROM then you can check out this little tutorial that I’ve written on How To Flash A ROM On Your Device.
NOTE: The Tutorial Used Below Is A Universal One Because I Can’t Rewrite One For Every single Phone. Due To That, The ScreenShot You May See Below Show A Different ROM.zip But Don’t Worry The Steps Are Legit And Will Work On Every Phone Running TWRP Recoveries 🙂
- Your Device Should Be Rooted With TWRP Custom Recovery Installed.
- Backup Your Current Data.
- Battery Should Be Above 25%.
- Download The Android Nougat ROM From Above.
- Put The Downloaded ROM In Your SD Card.
Step 1: Entering Recovery Mode
Shut Down Your Tablet and wait till it’s completely turned off (You’ll hear a buzz sound when it’s completely turned off) after which enter the Recovery mode by pressing the Home Button + Volume Up + Power Button at the same until you see the Samsung boot logo pop-up.
Step 2: Wiping The System
Once you’re in the recovery, The home screen would look like this. In the menu that you can see, tap on the “Wipe” Tile to enter the Wiping Zone.
Step 3: Advance Wiping.
Once you enter the wiping zone. Tap on “Advance Wipe” & select all the following items.
- Dalvik/ART Cache.
Once you’ve selected these items, slide the bar below to wipe. After the wipe is done, Go back to the home screen by pressing the software keys at the bottom of the screen.
Step 4: Installing The ROM
On the home screen, Tap on the “Install” Tile to open Installation menu. In the Installation menu browse through the files & select the ROM that you’ve downloaded.
- Example – Storage/External_SD-Card/Downloads/ROM.zip
Once you’ve found the ROM, tap on it to select and just like last time, Slide the bar on the bottom to flash it. The ROM flashing process will now start & will take 4-5 Minutes to complete After which you need to flash the GApps Which Can Be Found From The Conveniently Placed Links Below.
Don’t Know What Are GApps Or How To Flash Them? No Worries! Check Out Our Full Guide On How To Flash GApps On Any Android Phone.
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