This post was last updated on January 19th, 2020 at 01:26 am
LineageOS 17 based on latest Android 10 is already available for many Android devices. This article lists down LineageOS 17 Download and step by step installation guide for those devices.
LineageOS 17 has been updated to 17.1. There should not be any device updates based on LineageOS 17. Even if new devices are added on LineageOS 17 then most likely that will have an outdated security patch.
Visit this page frequently to know if your device has got LineageOS 17 update or not! See the below LineageOS 17 download section to know which devices have got the update yet.
Is it safe to install LineageOS 17?
LineageOS is the biggest, streamlined and widely used Android custom ROM maker among all. At the time of writing this article, there were more than 1.5 million active installations of various LineageOS versions on various devices across the globe. Well, this figure tells itself about the popularity of LineageOS.
Usually any Android custom ROM software will not get any monthly security update from Google. Unlike others, LineageOS team is very quick to merge security updates from AOSP to LineageOS branches. So, it is an individual developer’s responsibility to provide monthly updates in case of an UNOFFICIAL LineageOS 17, else in the case of an OFFICIAL LineageOS 17, the OTA updates come every week from LineageOS servers.
Some Screenshots of LineageOS 17
Some of the key LineageOS 17 Features
Below are few of the major features from LineageOS 17 (excluding Android 10 features) which are listed below:
Customization: – The phone is yours. It should look the way you want it. LineageOS makes it possible. – Custom E-mail App – Custom dialer app with built-in recorder – Their own calculator app
Security: – Trust: helps you understand how secure is your phone which is running on LineageOS 17 and warn you, if it is not. – Security patches are pushed by Google if your phone is Android certified. In case of LineageOS, it is them who takes care to merge and push all the security updates to the supported phones at the earliest.
After OEM support and Long term support: – LineageOS supports devices from more that 20 OEMs. – LineageOS supports devices older than 2 years where many OEMs ditch support for
LineageOS exclusive Apps: – LineageOS has it’s own SDK and API set to help developer build apps exclusively for your device running on LineageOS 17.
When will my phone get LineageOS 17
Probably the most awaited and relevant question for most of the users! Android 10 was released very recently, hence at this moment the LineageOS 17 is just similar to the AOSP release. Having said that, the official LineageOS 17 is still far away, but the unofficial LineageOS 17 builds have started come. Find you device in the below list of LineageOS 17 downloads.
I will add the official LineageOS 17 download link in the respective LineageOS 17 update guides and also in the below list once it is released. This post is updated an the availability of LineageOS 17 support and is updated very frequently.
Android 10 based LineageOS 17 Download for Supported Devices:
The initial LineageOS 17 branch is ready and we have the following LineageOS 17 ROMs available for few phones. More and more Phone will be added to the LineageOS 17 supported Devices list once they will be ported by developers.
If you don’t find LineageOS 17 for your Android Device, then you can search for some Android Pie or Oreo or Nougat based ROMs from the below lists.
Is Google Camera available for LineageOS 17 or Android 10?
When Android was updated to the latest version of Android 10, Google Camera or GCam is also updated to GCam 7.2 and GCam 7.0 which are both compatible with LineageOS 17 and Android 10 in general. In case you won’t get your device in the above lists, you can always look into the big list of Google Camera for Android 10 that contains a huge list of GCam for all available devices.
What are some Android Pie based custom ROMs available?
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