Lineage OS 15.1 for Redmi Y1 Lite – Download and Update Guide

  

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    shibaa987
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    If you are looking to install/update LineageOS 15.1 for Redmi Y1 Lite, then it’s now available via a development build. This Lineage OS 15.1 for Redmi Y1 Lite (ugglite) is brought to you by developer MacTavish and one more build is by MURALITHARAN.

    DONATION TO DEVELOPER(S) AND PROJECT:

    If you like this ROM then do consider for a small contribution to MacTavish, MURALITHARAN and Lineage OS project:
    – No donation link found for MURALITHARAN and MacTavish
    Donate to LineageOS project

    If you want the OFFICIAL Lineage OS 15.1 then here is the OFFICIAL Lineage OS 15.1 supported devices list or the Android Oreo ROMs devices list page.

    DISCLAIMER:
    THIS IS AN INITIAL BUILD WHICH MAY NOT BOOT AT ALL. EVEN IF IT BOOTS IT MAY HAVE MANY BUGS.
    FLASH AT YOUR OWN RISK.

    Installing a custom ROM (ugglite) may require an unlock bootloader on Redmi Y1 Lite, 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; neither the developer nor I can be held responsible for the mistakes done by you.

    Status of Lineage OS 15.1 for Redmi Y1 Lite (ugglite) Android 8.1 Oreo ROM:

    WHAT’S WORKING:
    – Unknown
    KNOWN ISSUES:
    – Unknown

     

    Lineage OS 15.1 for Redmi Y1 Lite (ugglite) Android 8.1 Oreo ROM

    REQUIRED LINKS AND FILES FOR THIS LineageOS 15.1 for Redmi Y1 Lite ANDROID 8.1 OREO CUSTOM ROM:

    su Root binary is NOT inbuilt in Lineage OS 15.1, so you may need to install a separate SuperSu package or LineageOS su binary to gain ROOT access. Here is LineageOS 15.1 Root 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 UPDATE/INSTALL Lineage OS 15.1 FOR Redmi Y1 Lite; ANDROID 8.1 OREO CUSTOM ROM:

    1. Follow this if you are flashing LineageOS 15.1 on Redmi Y1 Lite 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 Redmi Y1 Lite LineageOS 15.1 ROM ZIP files to your phone.
      • Boot into the TWRP custom Recovery to install this Lineage OS 15.1 for Redmi Y1 Lite.
        Make sure to have a Custom recovery like a TWRP recovery or any other custom recovery.
        If not then download the TWRP recovery from Downloads link and follow the Custom Recovery Installation Guide (it’s a generic guide which will work for TWRP as well as CWM recovery or any other recovery)
      • Wipe the data partition (or do a factory reset), Cache partition, Dalvik Cache or ART cache and Format the System partition.
        – Here is a guide explaining how to wipe using TWRP recovery.

        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
        How to backup all data on your Android Device
        how to take NANDROID backup using TWRP recovery

      • First install the Redmi Y1 Lite LineageOS 15.1 ROM file that you have copied into the phone.
        – Then install the Oreo 8.1 ARM64 GApps zip from your phone memory.

        – Here is a post explaining how to install Lineage OS

      • Then reboot into recovery (don’t skip this) and install the Oreo Gapps for Lineage OS 15.1 package.
        – Here is a post explaining how to install GApps using TWRP recovery.
      • Reboot and Enjoy the Android 8.1 Oreo Lineage OS 15.1 on Redmi Y1 Lite.
    2. Upgrading from earlier version of LineageOS 15.1 on Redmi Y1 Lite (ugglite):

      • Copy the latest Redmi Y1 Lite Lineage OS 15.1 ROM ZIP file to your phone.
      • Boot into Recovery to install this LineageOS 15.1 ROM on Redmi Y1 Lite.
      • Install the Lineage OS 15.1 ROM ZIP that you copied on your phone.
        – Here is a post explaining how to install LineageOS
      • Then install the Lineage OS 15.1 GApps package.
        (Mostly the GApps is kind of self sustainable across ROM updates. You may need to follow this only If you don’t have Gapps after updating to the latest Lineage OS 15.1 on your device.)

        – Here is a post explaining how to install GApps using TWRP recovery.

      • Done. Reboot and Enjoy

    Complete the initial setup and enjoy Android 8.1 Oreo with Lineage OS 15.1 on Redmi Y1 Lite. After the installation of Lineage OS 15.1 for Redmi Y1 Lite you may want to enable ROOT access on your phone and here is how you can do that:
    LineageOS 15.1 ROOT.

    Stay tuned or Subscribe to the Redmi Y1 Lite (ugglite) Lineage OS forum For other Android Oreo, Nougat ROMs, LineageOS 15.1 ROMs, or other ROMs and all other device specific topics.

     

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    BaltaGamer
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