Xiaomi Redmi 3 To Android 8.0 Oreo Via Lineage OS 15 Custom ROM

Hey Guys, Recently another developer shared another Oreo ROM for Xiaomi Redmi 3. This is more stable and unofficial version of Android 8.0 Nougat and it is based on Lineage OS 15. This builds create on latest Google Android 8.0 source code with Linux 3.10.x kernel. Below you can read working features and bug's. Do it with your own risk and I am not responsible for any damage.

  • Lineage OS 15 ROM (Download all files from end of post)
  • Pico Google Apps for Nougat
  • Bootloader Unlocked
  • TWRP Recovery Pre installed on your device

Working Features
  • Alarm blocker
  • Wakelock blocker
  • Status Bar date
  • Network Traffic Indicators
  • Double Tap to sleep on lockscreen
  • Lockscreen charging information
  • Bluetooth easy toggle
  • Wifi easy toggle
  • Selinux Switch
  • Ambient display battery indicator
  • Additional QS Tiles
  • Superuser indicator toggle
  • Toggle to disable suggestions & tile summaries
  • Unlink notification volume
  • Not Working
  • Flashlight from quick settings needs a reboot to work.
  • Ambient display doesn't allow device to go into deep sleep mode. 

LineageOS Feature's
There is lots of customization available in the LineageOS like Screen dim timeout mode, Dim alpha, Double tap to sleep on the navbar, Navigation Bar left/Right handed mode Switch for landscape, Navbar slim dim, Button customization on navbar tiles, Animate dim, and the last one is my favorite Enable/ or disable nav bar.

How to flash Xiaomi Redmi 3 To Android 8.0 Oreo

  1. First, You have to download requirements material for the device from the end of the post. 
  2. Download Pico Gapps for Oreo from here and Choose ARM -> Android 8.0 -> Pico.
  3. Now, From your PC copy ROM and GApps zip files and paste it in your device internal storage using data cable/ or using wireless application for example: Share-it/ Super Beam.
  4. Unplug your device from PC and Turn off it.
  5. Reboot into recovery mode by using the Power + Volume Down button.
  6. Select Wipe > Advance Wipe > check the data, dalvik cache, catch, system and swipe to wipe it.
  7. Tap Install and find the ROM zip file and flash it
  8. Similarly, flash GApps on your device.
  9. After flashing, you should format old files from in the TWRP.
  10. Go back and select Wipe > Advance Wipe > check the data, dalvik cache, data, internal storage (optional).
  11. Now, finally Reboot your device.

Download here
ROM- http://bit.ly/2kA5wfF

Congratulation, Now you can enjoy the Android 8.0 Nougat Update on your Xiaomi Redmi 3. First boot can take up to 5 - 10 Minutes. So, Please do not power off your device in this stage. Once the boot complete it will ask for WiFi or mobile data connection, Google Account etc. Fill all information if you want to access Play Store/ or Gmail Applications on your device. Before you go, Please share this post and your reviews/ or bug report with our other visitors.

Gaurav Saxena

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