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Guide To Download and install LineageOS 16 ROM on Motorola Moto G5S Plus

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LineageOS 16 has been released and now available for Motorola Moto G5S plus. It is based on Android 9 pie. LineageOS 16 include a lot of new features. You can manually flash the ROM on your Motorola Moto G5S Plus. In this tutorial we will discuss some of the features and will guide you how to install LineageOS 16 on Motorola Moto G5S Plus.

Features of LineageOS 16

Gesture-Based Navigation

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.


Slices Feature

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.

Smart Brightness

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 Motorola Moto G5S Plus

Motorola Moto G5S Plus comes with 5.5 inches large display supporting resolution of 1080×1920 pixels protected by corning gorilla glass 3 technology. It is equipped with octa-core 2.0 GHz cortex-A53 processor. The internal memory of the phone include two varients 64 GB with 4GB RAM or 32 GB with 3 GB RAM.

Regarding the camera, the phone include Dual 13MP + 13MP primary camera with LED flash including features and 8MP secondary camera with LED flash for selfies. The connectivity medium include WLAN, Bluetooth, GPS, Radio and USB. It is powered Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery to support the power back-up.


Simple Methods To Download and install LineageOS 16 on Motorola Moto G5S

Before proceeding, you need to follow the some pre-requirements:

Simple Guide To Unlock bootloader, install TWRP recovery and Root Motorola Moto G5S.

Download LineageOS 16 and Gapps For Motorola Moto G5S

Simple Steps To install LineageOS 16 on Motorola Moto G5S

Step 1: Make sure that you have unlocked the bootloader, installed TWRP recovery and rooted Motorola Moto G5S. Which I have provided the link above to follow the complete guide.

Step 2: Download the above files of LineageOS 16 and Gapps and then transfer it to the internal storage of your phone.

Step 3: Boot into TWRP recovery mode, turn off your phone, 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 then you will be booted into LineageOS 16 on Motorola Moto G5S.

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