If you are installing a custom ROM based on Android 10 then you need to install GApps separately. This article lists all available GApps for Android 10 based custom ROMs such as: AOSP Android 10, LineageOS 17 etc.
System-as-Root aware GApps for Android 10
Starting from Android 10 the root filesystem is a resident part of system image. Unlike Android Pie where the system-as-root configuration, BOARD_BUILD_SYSTEM_ROOT_IMAGE is set to true that forces the build to merge system and root filesystem. But on Android 10 this happens implicitly without such config parameter.
As most or some of the GApps package goes into the system, the GApps updater-script must be written by keeping system-as-root in mind. Below are the GApps added in the downloads section are verified to be system-as-root aware and compatible for Android 10.
Where to download GApps for Android 10?
OpenGApps is more popular GApps provider among others which is available in many variants of GApps as following: Super GApps, Stock GApps, Full GApps, Mini GApps, Micro GApps, Nano GApps, Pico GApps, Aroma GApps.
These different GApps types are varied based on the availability of Google Apps inside the package which is also directly related to size of the GApps package.
Including OpenGApps, BiTGApps, MindTheGApps are few more GApps packages variants available too. Following are the all available GApps for Android 10 categorized by architecture types.
Android 10 GApps for ARM64:
OpenGApps for Android 10 ARM64:
Following are the available “OpenGApps for Android 10” running on ARM64 architecture:
BiTGApps for Android 10 ARM64:
Android 10 GApps for ARM32:
Following are the available Android 10 GApps packages for ARM32 architecture:
Following are the available GApps download for Android 10 running on x86_64 architecture:
How to Install GApps on Android 10 custom ROM?
All of the Gapps built for Android 10 are available in a zip file format which is designed to be flashed through a custom recovery.
Below is a step by step guide to install GApps on Android 10:
- Download and copy the Android 10 GApps zip file to your phone.
- Restart your phone into TWRP recovery mode.
– You may power off and press the appropriate key combination on your phone to boot into recovery mode.
- Select Install from TWRP home screen, then navigate to the directory where you have kept the Android 10 GApps zip file and then select the GApps zip file and slide the Swipe to Confirm Flash on TWRP screen to install the GApps.
- Wait for TWRP to install the Google Apps (GApps).
- Once the flashing is done just reboot your phone, setup Google account and ENJOY.
That’s all on this GApps download article for Android 10 based custom ROMs. If you find some GApps is not working or find some GApps which is not included in this post, then, please take a step forward to add a link in the comments section. I will verify and out the link into this list as early as possible.
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