Unofficial Lineage OS 14.1 ROM is now available for LG G4. Lineage OS is almost same as CyanogenMod because it runs of the same source code at the moment. The unofficial builds are already released for a number of devices and official release of Lineage OS is expected to release in the Mid January. You can visit the Lineage OS website and see the status of official build there, Lineage OS will get better by time as the Team is busy in arrangements of their own infrastructure.
Lineage OS 14.1 ROM for LG G4 is released among the list of other devices, we have already posted guides on flashing Lineage OS 14.1 ROM as complete tutorial, we are going to follow the same process in this tutorial as well. The Lineage OS ROM for LG G4 is based on Android 7.1.1 Nougat update with all the features inherited from CyanogenMod ROM, the CM14.1 was available as nightly update for LG G4.
CyanogenMod has already closed it’s setup since Dec 31, from now and onward you will see the Lineage OS custom ROMs for your devices. The Lineage OS uses the CyanogenMod source code by now so both the Operating Systems have no difference and even the flash procedure is same as well. Just follow the below mentioned instructions to flash Lineage OS 14.1 ROM on LG G4.
How to install Lineage OS 14.1 on LG G4
Keep in mind the following things before you begin:
Your device battery should have minimum 70% charge.
You need to have a working TWRP recovery on your device or you can install it following this guide. Back up important data or create a Nandroid backup via TWRP recovery.
Download latest USB drivers for LG G4 for a stable PC-phone connection.
Now follow this guide to flash Lineage OS 14.1 on your LG G4 via TWRP recovery.
That’s it! Give us your feedback about Lineage OS 14.1 ROM on your LG G4. Stay tuned for more updates.