Motorola Moto X 2014 gets the Android 7.1.1 Nougat based unofficial Lineage OS 14.1 ROM. The official Lineage OS 14.1 for Moto X 2014 should be released anytime soon because the CyanogenMod 14.1 is already released for it. Now CyanogenMod OS has already ended it’s further services now Lineage OS will take charge of all the latest custom firmware.
Team Lineage has their own website where you can see the progress of upcoming official Lineage OS 14.1 builds for Moto X 2014 along other devices. The developers at Lineage are busy in testing and developing their latest Lineage OS 14.1 for various devices. You may have to wait a few weeks until you see the official release of Lineage OS 14.1 ROMs.
Lineage OS 14.1 for Moto X 2nd Gen is tested so you can use it as daily drivers. Just install the latest firmware on your device and enjoy the new OS running on your device, in this guide we’ll help you on each step to install Lineage OS 14.1 ROM on your Moto X 2014. Just keep going, below we have mentioned the important links to necessary guide as well.
The Lineage OS 14.1 runs on the same source code as CyanogenMod so the process to install the firmware is same too. 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.
How to install Lineage OS 14.1 on Moto X 2014
Keep in mind the following things before you begin:
Your device battery should have minimum 70% charge.
Download latest USB drivers for Moto X 2014 for a stable PC-phone connection.
Now follow this guide to flash Lineage OS 14.1 on your Moto X 2014 via TWRP recovery.
If you think your device stuck at boot animation for quite a long time then follow this guide to solve the bootloop issue.
That’s it! Give us your feedback about Lineage OS 14.1 ROM on your Moto X 2014. Stay tuned for more updates.