After search giant released Android Oreo kernel source code for developers, we can see multiple Unofficial Lineage OS 15 build are released for multiple devices. We try to be regular in writing tutorials on each new Lineage OS 15 ROM that is pushed out by the developers for various OEM devices (Motorola devices are also included as well). Now developer “Dreamstar” has successfully ported Android Oreo build on Moto G4 Plus, so if you own a Moto G4 Plus and wish to install Oreo ROM on your device then in this guide we have mentioned the complete process to install Unofficial Lineage OS 15.0 on Moto G4 Plus.
The Unofficial Lineage OS 15.0 for Moto G4 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 G4 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 G4 Plus.
Download install Android 8.0 Oreo Lineage OS 15.0 ROM for Moto G4 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.
Unlock bootloader on your device by following this guide.
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 G4 Plus. Download
Now transfer both file on your device storage.
Process to install Android 8.0 Oreo Lineage OS 15.0 ROM on Moto G4 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 G4 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 G4 Plus, give us your feedback and stay tuned for more updates.