Search giant Google has already rolled out it’s latest OS update Android 8.0 Oreo for it’s Nexus and Pixel line. Then it has release Oreo Kernel source code for developers that helped them begin Oreo development for several Android devices. We have been continuously writing tutorials on each new Lineage OS 15 ROM that is pushed out by the developers for various OEM devices. Moto G5 plus has got it’s first Android 8.0 Oreo based Lineage OS 15.0 build. In this guide we have mentioned the complete process to install Unofficial Lineage OS 15.0 on Moto G5 plus.
The Unofficial Lineage OS 15.0 for Moto G5 plus brings goodies of Android 8.0 Oreo on the device with latest features, redesigned interface and much more. The ROM is currently in the testing stage so you may notice some lags and bugs in it but if you are getting impatient to see Android 8.0 Oreo on Moto G5 plus then go ahead and follow the install process below.
The ROM also latest popular Oreo features including the picture-in-picture mode, integrated doze mode, notification channels and a lot more. In this detailed tutorial we have mentioned each and every step to download and install Android 8.0 Oreo Lineage OS 15.0 ROM on Moto G5 plus.
Download install Android 8.0 Oreo Lineage OS 15.0 ROM for Moto G5 plus
Some pre-requisites before you begin:
Your device battery should be in good health (70%) to avoid the shutting down while in flashing process.
A TWRP custom recovery must be installed on your device, if you haven’t then follow this guide to install it.
Create a Nandroid back up of important data including complete System with all apps and messages, follow this guide to create a Nandroid backup via TWRP recovery.
Upgrade latest USB drivers for your device on PC. Download latest Motorola USB drivers here [For a stable PC-phone connection].
Download Android 8.0 Oreo Lineage OS 15.0 ROM for Moto G5 plus. Download
Now transfer both file on your device storage.
Process to install Android 8.0 Oreo Lineage OS 15.0 ROM on Moto G5 plus
Turn off your device and boot into TWRP recovery or follow this guide to see how to do that.
Once your device boots into recovery mode then follow this guide to flash Android 8.0 Oreo Lineage OS 15.0 ROM on your Moto G5 plus via TWRP recovery.
Solution to a failed boot issue.
Follow this guide to solve the bootloop issue. [If you think your device stuck at boot animation for quite a long time]
That’s it! If you have successfully installed Android 8.0 Oreo Lineage OS 15.0 ROM on your Moto G5 plus, give us your feedback and stay tuned for more updates.