LineageOS 16 is based on Android 9 pie. The ROM include a lot of new features and customizations. In this tutorial we will show you how to flash the LineageOS 16 ROM on Huawei Y5 2017. Just follow this article and you are good to go.
Features of LineageOS 16
This features was introduced to check the apps that was mostly used by users and were considered favourite by users. This feature help to balance the smartphone usage and moderate parts that require attention. It also include timer which user can set while using the particular application. After exceeding the time limit, the application icon will automatically turn grey and you will notice the time spending on this app and your addiction for this application.
Smart Battery Feature
The Smart Battery feature will notice the usage detail of the user and will take an action to restrict the applications that are rarely used by the users. This will help turn down battery consumption.
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.
Specifications of Huawei Y5 Prime 2018
Huawei Y5 Prime 2018 comes with 5.45 inches large display supporting resolution of 720×1440. It is equipped with quad-core 1.5 GHz cortex-A53 processor. The internal memory of the phone include 16 GB with 2 GB RAM and also support micro-SD card upto 256 GB.
The camera of the phone include 13MP primary camera with Dual LED flash including features and 5MP secondary camera with LED flash for selfies. The connectivity medium include WLAN, Bluetooth, GPS, Radio and USB. It is powered by Li-Ion 3020 mAh battery to support the power back-up.
Methods To Download and install LineageOS 16 For Huawei Y5 Prime 2018
Before proceeding, you need to follow some of the pre-requirements which are as follow:
- Unlock the bootloader on Huawei Y5 Prime 2018.
- Make back-up of your important data and also the battery of your phone should be at least 70%.
Download and LineageOS 16 and Gapps For Huawei Y5 Prime 2018
Simple Steps To Flash LineageOS 16 ROM on Huawei Y5 Prime 2018
Step 1: Make sure that you have unlocked the bootloader, installed TWRP recovery and rooted Huawei Y5 Prime 2018. As I have provided the link above to follow the complete guide.
Step 2: Download LineageOS 16 ROM and Gapps and then 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 “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 Before. 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 Huawei Y5 Prime 2018.
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