Xiaomi phones are called the apple of China and are very popular in the market. Now good news for Xiaomi Mi 5s plus users as LineageOS 16 Unofficial Rom has been released and available for Xiaomi Mi 5s Plus. LineageOS 16 include a lot of new features that will let you get stick to it.
In this tutorial we will discuss some of the features of LineageOS 16 and will guide you how to install it on Xiaomi Mi 5s Plus smartphones.
Specifications of Xiaomi Mi 5s Plus:
The display of the phone is 5.7 inches with a resolution of 1080×1920 pixels protected by glass technology. The internal memory of the phone include 128 GB with 6 GB RAM or 64 GB with 4 GB RAM. Regarding the camera, the phone include 13MP + 13MP primary camera with Dual-LED flash including features and 4MP secondary camera for selfies.
The connectivity medium include WLAN, Bluetooth, GPS, NFC, Infrared port and USB. It is powered 3800 mAh battery to support the power back-up. Xiaomi Mi 5s Plus is equipped with Quad-Core technology. The sensors on the phone include fingerprint, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass and Barometer.
Features Of LineageOS 16:
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.
Methods To Download and install LineageOS 16 on Xiaomi Mi 5s Plus:
Before proceeding to install LineageOS 16 on your Xiaomi Mi 5s Plus, you need to follow some pre-requirements:
- Make back-up of your important data and make sure that you have atleast 50-60% battery.
- Unlock the bootloader on Xiaomi Mi 5s Plus. Click on the link below to follow the full guide:
Simple Guide To Unlock Bootloader on Xiaomi Mi 5s Plus.
- Download and install TWRP recovery and Root your Xiaomi Mi 5s Plus. Click on the link below to follow the guide.
Simple Guide To install TWRP recovery and Root Xiaomi Mi 5s Plus.
Download LineageOS 16 and Gapps For Xiaomi Mi 5s Plus:
- LineageOS 16 For Xiaomi Mi 5s Plus.
- Gapps 64 bit & Gapps 32 bit.
Simple Steps To install LineageOS 16 on Xiaomi Mi 5s Plus:
Step 1: Make sure that you have completed all the pre-requirements like unlocking bootloader, installing TWRP recovery and root your xiaomi Mi 5s Plus. 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: Then boot your phone into TWRP recovery, Switch off your phone, then press and hold volume down and power buttons simultaneously until you see the TWRP Logo.
Step 4: Tap on “back-up” option and then “Data” and “Cache” from the menu.
Step 5: After that, tap on “install” option and locate the Downloaded ROM file which you have transferred it to the internal storage of your phone. Select it. Them tap on “Add more zip files” and select Gapps files and “Swipe to confirm flash”.
Step 6: The flashing process will start. Wait for the process to complete and reboot your phone and you will be booted into LineageOS 16 on Xiaomi Mi 5s Plus.
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