Good news for LG G3 users, LineageOS 16 is now available and you can manually flash the ROM on your LG G3. LineageOS 16 is totally based on Android 9 pie. In this tutorial we will discuss some of the features of LineageOS 16 and will guide you how to download and install it on your LG G3.
Features Of LineageOS 16
The Gesture-Based navigation is very useful as now mostly Android phones have almost bezel less and notched display. With this feature, the recently open page can be accessed by swiping up from the bottom.
This is the awesome app that will help user to easily reach their destination. With Slices feature, the user will be able to use app functions without entering in it. Whenever, the user will search for that particular application. It will prompt a small properties window containing few quick actions related to that application. This function of this feature is much quicker and user friendly.
This feature is quite outstanding as it work with artificial intelligence. The feature will take notice of the time, when you will change the brightness and will remember it for future and will adjust the brightness according to time and brightness.
Specifications of LG G3
LG G3 is a quality android smartphone that comes with 5.5 large display supporting resolution of 144×2560 pixels protected by corning gorilla glass 3 technology. It is equipped with quad-core 2.5 GHz Krait 400 processor. The internal memory of the phone include 16 GB with 2 GB RAM or 32 GB with 3 GB RAM and also support micro-SD card upto 256 GB.
Regarding the camera, the phone include 13MP primary camera with dual-LED flash including features and 2.1MP secondary camera for selfies. The connectivity medium include WLAN, Bluetooth, GPS, NFC, Infrared port, Radio and USB.
LG G3 is powered by Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery to support the power back-up.
Simple Methods To Download and install LineageOS 16 on LG G3
Before proceeding, you need to follow some pre-requirements:
- Unlock bootloader on LG G3. Click on the link below to follow the complete guide:
Simple Guide To Unlock bootloader, install TWRP recovery and Root LG G3.
- Make back-up of your important data and also the battery of your phone should be at least 80%.
Download LineageOS 16 and Gapps For LG G3
- LineageOS 16 For LG G3.
- Gapps 64 bit & Gapps 32 bit.
Simple Steps To install LineageOS 16 on LG G3
Step 1: Make sure that you have unlock the bootloader, installed TWRP recovery and rooted LG G3. As I have provided the link above to follow the complete guide.
Step 2: Download the above files of LineageOS 16 and Gapps and transfer it to the internal storage of your phone.
Step 3: Boot your phone into TWRP recovery, turn your phone off, press and hold power and volume down buttons simultaneously until you see the TWRP logo.
Step 4: Tap on the “Back-up” option and then “Data” and “Cache” from the recovery menu.
Step 5: Then Tap on “install” option and locate the downloaded ROM file which you have transferred to the internal storage of your phone. Select it. Then tap on “Add more zip files” and select Gapps file and “swipe to confirm flash”.
Step 6: Wait for the flashing process to complete and reboot your phone and you will be booted into LineageOS 16 ROM on your LG G3.
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