LineageOS is on of the popular ROM for Android. LineageOS has released the new update called LineageOS 16 based on Android 9 Pie. The new ROM comes with a lot of new features. LineageOS 16 is now available for Motorola Moto E4 and you can manually flash it on your smartphone.
In this tutorial we will discuss some the features of LineageOS 16 and will guide you how to flash it on your Motorola Moto E4.
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 Motorola Moto E4
Motorola Moto E4 comes with 5.0 inches display supporting resolution of 720×1280 pixels protected by corning gorilla glass 3 technology. It is equipped with quad-core 1.3 GHz cortex-A53 processor. The internal memory of the phone include 16 GB with 2 GB RAM and also support micro-SD card upto 128 GB.
The camera of the phone include 8MP primary camera with LED flash including features and 5MP secondary camera with LED flash. The connectivity medium include WLAN, Bluetooth, GPS, NFC, Radio and USB. It is powered by Li-Ion 2800 mAh battery to support the power back-up.
Methods To Download and install LineageOS 16 on Motorola Moto E4
You need to follow some pre-requirements before proceeding to flash the ROM:
- Unlock the bootloader on your Motorola Moto E4. Click on the link below to follow the complete guide:
Simple Guide To unlock the bootloader, install TWRP recovery and Root your Motorola Moto E4.
- Make back-up of your important data and also the battery of your phone should be at least 60%.
Download LineageOS 16 and Gapps For Motorola Moto E4
- LineageOS 16 For Motorola Moto E4.
- Gapps 64 bit & Gapps 32 bit.
Simple Steps To install LineageOS 16 on Motorola Moto E4
Step 1: Make sure that you have unlocked the bootloader, installed TWRP recovery and rooted your Motorola Moto E4. 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 memory 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 on Motorola Moto E4.
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