Today we will give you a guide on Xiaomi Redmi Note 4(Mido). LineageOS 15.0 ROM is based on the Android Open Source Project with extra contributions from many people within the Android community. You can install the Custom ROM without having the need for Google Application Installed. Official LineageOS 15.0 ROM does still include various hardware-specific code, which is also slowly being open-sourced anyway. In the previous tutorial, we have already explained how you can install Lineage OS Redmi Note 4.
Installing Lineage OS 15 on Xiaomi Redmi Note 4
Now before moving on lets quickly have a look at the specification of Xiaomi Redmi Note 4. So, let’s quickly get hands on the newly launched Redmi Note 4.
Specification of Xiaomi Redmi Note 4
The Smartphone carried out with an AMOLED of 5.5-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080 pixels by 1920 pixels. However, it has a PPI of ~401 pixels density per inch.
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 comes along with Octa-core 2.0 GHz which packs up with Qualcomm MSM8953 Snapdragon 625 chipset. However, you can upgrade via a microSD card slot up to 256GB. The Smartphone carries out with 2GB of RAM with 32GB of internal memory in the standard edition. The device picks up the 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal memory. Premium version packs up with 4GB of RAM with 64GB internal memory. Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 packs up with 13-Megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 5-megapixel of front shooter for selfies.
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 runs on Android 7.0(Nougat). The device comes with a 4100mAh power non-removable battery. The Smartphone covers 151 x 76 x 8.5 mm dimensions (height x width x thickness) and weight 165.00 grams. The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 is Hybrid-dual SIM (GSM) smartphone that accepts a Nano-SIM. Wi-Fi, GPS, OTG, Bluetooth, 3G and LTE Networks all are a lot of Connectivity options.
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 sensors include Compass, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Gyrometer. The Smartphones carry with non-breakable Corning Gorilla Glass 4. So, here is the full guide to installing the Lineage OS Redmi Note 4 Oreo version in your device.
DISCLAIMER: This is an initial build which may not boot at all. You must first take full backup of your data before flashing your Android device. Try at your own rish if our device get damaged or brick we are not resposnible for it.
Installing a custom ROM on a Xiaomi Redmi Note 4(Mido) requires the bootloader to be unlocked on the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4(Mido) phone, which may VOID your warranty. However, it may delete all your data also. Before proceeding further you may consider backup all data on the phone. So, check out the full guide for LineageOS 15 Mido (codename for Redmi Note 4). You are the only person doing changes to your phone. Hence, we cannot be held responsible for the mistakes done by you.
Status for Lineage OS Redmi Note 4(Mido) Android 8.0 Custom ROM:
So, here is the status for the Lineage OS 15 Mido you guys can check what is working.
– Calls and Data
– Video Playback
– IR Blaster
– Camcorder Video Player
– Not Distinguished!
– Tell us if you Know!
Before getting started you must take care of the following task. Thus, it will help you flash your device without any interruption.
Step 1: Install USB drivers for your device on your PC.
Step 2: Be sure to backup your data including Contacts, SMS / MMS, APN & MMS Settings as well as photos and videos stored on your device’s internal or external storage.
Step 3: Make sure that your device must well charge. Ideally, the battery level should be around 60-80%. The more the better.
Step 4: USB Debugging should enable on your device.
Important: Most of the custom ROM will not have Google APPS in them. So, you will have to download and install GAPPS manually. Also, you must take the backup of nandroid before installing custom ROM. Done with preliminary precautionary steps? So, here’s the guide:
TWRP Recovery allows you to do plenty of cool stuff. But the point of having any custom recovery is to be capable of flashing unsigned .zip files. These .zip files could be anything from a custom kernel, boot, recovery, MODs or full custom ROMs.
So, now let’s see how to flash a LineageOS ROM on Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 (Mido) using TWRP recovery.
How to Install an official LineageOS on Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 (Mido) Android Oreo 8.0
i) Download and transfer the official LineageOS ROM and GAPPS for Lineage os you wish to flash to your device’s storage.
ii) Now boot your Android device into TWRP recovery.
iii) Select “Wipe” from the TWRP main menu and do a “Swipe to Factory Reset” on the bottom of the screen.└ Note: This will factory resets your device. Simply Skip the step if your ROM does not need a factory reset.
iv) Now, go back to TWRP main menu, tap on “Install” and select the official Lineage os ROM .zip file and gapps for lineage os that you transferred to your device in Step 1.
After selecting the .zip file, do “Swipe to Confirm Flash” on the bottom of the screen to begin the custom ROM installation process. This may take some time.
So, finally, when your ROM successfully flashed, you’ll see the “Wipe cache/dalvik” option. Thus, select it and then do “Swipe to wipe” on the bottom of the screen.
Hit the “Back” button once the cache & Dalvik wipe completes. Also, hit the “Back” button on-screen and then select the “Reboot System” button.
You can share some more cool and exciting methods to install Lineage OS 15 Mido. Do let us know in the comment section if you have some. Also, we have some new stuff related to MIUI 9 feedbacks have a look right here.
Feedback from our Team & Users
So, many of you guys are waiting for the Official Lineage OS for Xiaomi Redmi Note 4. As we are constantly searching for “Mido” (basically a codename for Xiaomi Redmi Note 4). So, after hearing from the users the first official build is; however, as good as the MIUI 8.2 developer. The users also confirm that MIUI 8.2 almost has no lag or boot loops. As we are happy to tell you that now you can download and install MIUI 9 on your devices.
Feedback from our team is that some of us are not happy with the performance of the smartphone as well as the main cameras. Since users are quite happy with the performance of Lineage OS. Also, our team expects that LineageOS soon give an update of LineageOS 15.1 Oreo 8.1 for Xiaomi Redmi Note 4. Some users tweeted us that Volte is not working and some issues are coming with Network setting. Now, the Volte is working properly and is fixed after the update of Lineage os redmi note 4 oreo version. However, after getting the Lineage OS redmi note 4 official ROM update the fingerprint problem is also fixed.
So, what’s your decision of installing LineageOS ROM? Did you guys have used the LineageOS ROM if yes than do comment in the comment box for any Assistance? If you guys think that you have some more ROMS for Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 than do share with us. If you have some cool things to share with us then let us know? Feedbacks of users is very much important before installing any ROM. So, these are Feedback from the team and hope you guys enjoyed and excited to install LineageOS ROM.