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Download LineageOS 17.1 for Realme XT [Android 10]

 
 

This post was last updated on March 26th, 2020 at 10:39 pm

LineageOS 17.1 for Realme XT is now available to download. This article explains how to install LineageOS 17.1 on Realme XT which is based on Android 10, with a step-by-step guide. This custom ROM build of “Realme XT LineageOS 17.1” is brought to you by developer Krishrocks.

Follow the links to get other Android 10 builds such as: LineageOS 17.1 and Android 10 Download for supported devices.

Download LineageOS 17.1 for Realme XT

DONATION TO DEVELOPER(S)/PROJECT

If you like this ROM then do consider for a contribution to Krishrocks and LineageOS project:
– Donation Link Not Available for Krishrocks
Donate to LineageOS project

DISCLAIMER:
This is an initial build of LineageOS 17.1 for Realme XT, which may have many bugs.
Make sure to backup all important data of your phone.
Keep in mind that you are the only person making changes to your phone. Neither the developer nor I can be held responsible for the mistakes done by you.
Installing the “Realme XT LineageOS 17.1” requires an unlock bootloader on Realme XT, which will VOID your warranty.

Known Issues on this LineageOS 17.1 build?

WHAT’S WORKING:
Fingerprint on display(Faster than stock!)
Camera (and flashlight)
WiFi
Bluetooth
Telephony (Calls and Data)
Audio (Record and Playback)
Video Playback
Sensors
GPS
KNOWN ISSUES:
– Nothing reported yet

 

Where to Download LineageOS 17.1 for Realme XT?

How to Install LineageOS 17.1 on Realme XT?


Following are the two sub-sections of this Realme XT LineageOS 17.1 update guide:

  1. Installing LineageOS 17.1 for the first time
  2. Upgrading from existing LineageOS 17.1 ROM build

First Time Installation of Realme XT LineageOS 17.1 –

This ROM update process requires few guides to be followed and few files to be downloaded. Everything referred in the below guide is provided in the above downloads section.
  1. Boot into the TWRP Recovery to install the “Realme XT LineageOS 17.1” Android 10 based custom ROM.
    – By now your phone must have an unlocked bootloader to proceed with other steps. If not, first, unlock the bootloader, download TWRP from the above download link and install and then proceed ahead.
  2. Wipe the data partition, Cache partition and 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 taking a complete backup of your phone data or take a backup of all relevant partitions.
    How to backup data on Android
    how to take NANDROID backup using TWRP recovery
  3. ADB Sideload the Realme XT LineageOS 17.1 zip file
    – Here is a post explaining how to do ADB sideload using TWRP
  4. Once done, reboot into the TWRP recovery again.
  5. Then install the LineageOS 17.1 GApps package.
    – Here is a post explaining how to install GApps using TWRP recovery.
  6. Reboot and Enjoy the Android 10 based LineageOS 17.1 for Realme XT.

Upgrading from earlier LineageOS 17.1 on Realme XT –

  1. Boot into Recovery to flash the updated LineageOS 17.1 for Realme XT
  2. Wipe the system partition from the TWRP recovery menu.
  3. ADB Sideload the LineageOS 17.1 zip file for Realme XT.
    – Here is a post explaining how to do ADB sideload using TWRP
  4. Reboot and see you have the GApps and ROOT access or NOT.
    – Gapps is built in such a way that it will sustain across ROM updates.
  5. If you don’t have GApps after upgrading the LineageOS 17.1 on Realme XT, then flash the GApps.
    – Here is a post explaining how to flash GApps using TWRP recovery.
  6. If you don’t have ROOT after upgrading the LineageOS 17.1 on Realme XT, then flash the SuperSU or Magisk or the Lineage SU binary.
    – Here is a post explaining LineageOS 17.1 Root
  7. Once everything is done, reboot and Enjoy the LineageOS 17.1 on Realme XT.
Complete the initial setup and enjoy Android 10 with LineageOS 17.1 on Realme XT.

Some Screenshots of LineageOS 17.1

After installing LineageOS 17.1 you may want to install Google Camera (GCam) or enable ROOT access on your phone and here is how you can do that:
How Root LineageOS 17

If there is no ROOT access for some reason even after installing the LineageOS SU binary, then you can try installing the SuperSU zip to enable ROOT access.

Google Camera for LineageOS 17.1 or Android 10?

This page lists down all available GCam for Realme XT.
GCam 7.0 or later versions of GCam are compatible with LineageOS 17.1 or any Android 10 ROM in general.

Visit the Realme XT page for other Android 10, Android Oreo ROMs, Nougat ROMs, or other ROMs and all other device specific topics.

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