LineageOS 14.1 for Redmi 4A (rolex) Nougat 7.1 ROM

 
 
 

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  • #19465

    shibaa987
    Keymaster

    LineageOS 14.1 for Redmi 4A (rolex) has come via an unofficial build. If you want the OFFICIAL update or some more Lineage ROMs then stay tuned to the Android Nougat Lineage OS Devices list page. This Redmi 4A LineageOS 14.1 (rolex) is brought to you by manucarcor and another build is by MacTavish.

    DONATION TO DEVELOPER(S):

    If you like this ROM then to support developer, consider a donation to manucarcor.
    – No donation link found for MacTavish.

    DISCLAIMER:
    THIS IS AN INITIAL BUILD WHICH MAY NOT BOOT AT ALL OR EVEN IF IT BOOTS IT MAY HAVE MANY BUGS. HAVE A BACKUP OF THE CURRENT ROM BEFORE FLASHING THIS ROM AND TRY AT YOUR OWN RISK. Installing a custom ROM on a Redmi 4A (rolex) requires the bootloader to be unlocked on the Redmi 4A (rolex) phone, which may VOID your warranty and may delete all your data. Before proceeding further you may consider backup all data on the phone. You are the only person doing changes to your phone and I cannot be held responsible for the mistakes done by you.

    Status of LineageOS 14.1 for Redmi 4A (rolex), Nougat 7.1 ROM:

    WHAT’S WORKING:
    – Not Known
    KNOWN ISSUES:
    – Camera (Video recording)
    – Radio

     

    LineageOS 14.1 for Redmi 4A (rolex)

    REQUIRED LINKS AND FILES FOR Lineage OS 14.1 for Redmi 4A NOUGAT CUSTOM ROM:

    Root binary is NOT inbuilt in LineageOS 14.1, so you may need a separate SuperSu package or Lineage OS su binary to install to gain ROOT access. Here is LineageOS Rooting guide
    If there is no in-built ROOT or it does not work for some reason then you can try SuperSU rooting guide to enable ROOT access.

    HOW TO INSTALL/DOWNLOAD/FLASH/UPDATE Redmi 4A LineageOS 14.1 NOUGAT CUSTOM ROM:

    1. Follow this if you are flashing Lineage OS 14.1 for Redmi 4A (rolex) for the first time, or coming from another ROM:

      Points to NOTE:
      – Try to avoid restoring apps backup using Titanium Backup. It may break things up.
      – Don’t restore system data using Titanium Backup! It will definitely break the current installation.
      – It is also discouraged to Restoring Apps + Data using Titanium Backup.

      • Download and Copy the GApps and LineageOS 14.1 for Redmi 4A ROM ZIP to your phone.
      • Boot into Recovery. Make sure to have a Custom recovery like CWM or TWRP or any other custom recovery. If not then follow the Custom Recovery Installation Guide for Redmi 4A (rolex) (it’s a generic guide which will work for TWRP as well as CWM recovery or any other recovery)
      • Wipe data factory reset, Cache partition, Dalvik Cache and Format the System partition.
        – Here is a guide explaining how to wipe data using TWRP.

        This will delete all your data on your phone. You may consider complete backup of your phone data or take a NANDROID backup of the current ROM
        backup all data on your Android phone
        Take NANDROID backup using TWRP recovery

      • First flash the Redmi 4A Lineage OS 14.1 ROM ZIP from device.
        – Here is a post explaining how to flash a custom ROM using TWRP recovery.
      • DO NOT REBOOT YET. Now flash the LineageOS 14.1 GApps package.
        – Here is a post explaining how to flash GApps using TWRP recovery.
      • Reboot and Enjoy the Nougat 7.1 Lineage OS 14.1 ROM for Xiaomi Redmi 4A (rolex).
    2. Upgrading from earlier version of LineageOS 14.1 for Redmi 4A (rolex):

      • Copy the latest Lineage OS 14.1 for Redmi 4A ROM ZIP file to your phone.
      • Boot into Recovery.
      • Flash the latest Lineage OS ROM ZIP from your phone.
        – Here is a post explaining how to flash a custom ROM using TWRP recovery.
      • Then flash the Android Nougat GApps package.
        – Here is a post explaining how to flash GApps using TWRP.
      • Reboot and Enjoy

    Complete the initial setup and enjoy Android Nougat 7.1 with LineageOS 14.1 for Redmi 4A (rolex). After the installation of Redmi 4A Lineage OS 14.1 (rolex) you may want to enable ROOT access on your phone and here is how you can do that:
    How to ROOT LineageOS 14.1.

    Stay tuned or Subscribe to the Xiaomi Redmi 4A (rolex) LineageOS forum For other Android Nougat ROMs, Lineage OS 14.1 ROMs, other ROMs and all other device specific topics.

     

    #19507

    Kshitij
    Member

    What a surprise!!!
    I just installed lineage 13 this morning .and now its lineage 14.1
    Thank you to the rom developer.
    Downloading Now and lets see if any problem found

    #19508

    Kshitij
    Member

    there is no fingerprint in this phone and you said known issue as fingerprint

    #19712

    I’ve been waiting for this for so long! Thank you for not forgetting this device. But there are problems. The camera does not work, I can not shoot video. The radio also does not work, but I need a radio. Please fix it.

    #19842

    shibaa987
    Keymaster

    there is no fingerprint in this phone and you said known issue as fingerprint

    Yeah that’s just a typo. Updated the working and non-working list.

    #20586

    scorninpc
    Member

    Slow and crashs like a boss. Anyone got this work fine?

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