LineageOS 18 for Sharp Aquos S2 is now available to download. This article explains how to install the ROM on Sharp Aquos S2 with a step-by-step guide. This LineageOS 18 build for Sharp Aquos S2 is brought to you by developer Sjll.
THIS IS AN INITIAL BUILD OF LineageOS 18 FOR Sharp Aquos S2 , WHICH MAY HAVE MANY BUGS.
MAKE SURE TO BACKUP ALL DATA OF YOUR PHONE AND KEEP IT IN YOUR MIND THAT YOU ARE FLASHING AT YOUR OWN RISK.
Installing LineageOS 18 for Sharp Aquos S2 requires an unlock bootloader on Sharp Aquos S2 , 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 making changes to your phone; neither the developer nor I can be held responsible for the mistakes done by you.
Status of the Sharp Aquos S2 LineageOS 18 ROM
– Almost Everything
-Sd Card Not Tested
Where to download LineageOS 18 for Sharp Aquos S2 (SS2) ?
LineageOS 18 Download for Sharp Aquos S2 (SS2):
This build is only for Sharp Aquos S2 (SS2) – [button anchor=”Download” url=”https://androidfilehost.com/?fid=10763459528675567635″ size=”medium” style=”default” color=”primary”]
You can also flash this ROM using Fastboot – [button anchor=”Fastboot ROM” url=”https://androidfilehost.com/?w=files&flid=318584″ size=”medium” style=”default” color=”primary”]
Make sure that your device is running on the Official Android 8.1.
How to Install LineageOS 18 on Sharp Aquos S2 ?
Following are the two sub-sections of this Sharp Aquos S2 LineageOS 18 update guide:
First time installation of LineageOS 18 for Sharp Aquos S2
Upgrading LineageOS 18 for Sharp Aquos S2 from a previous build of LineageOS 18 ROM
First time Installation of LineageOS 18 on Sharp Aquos S2
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.
If you want to use Volte in this build then you have to enable it in stock firmware before flashing and after that flash this modem.img using fastboot.
fastboot flash modem modem.img
Download and Copy the LineageOS 18 ROM for Sharp Aquos S2 and a compatible GApps to your phone.
Boot into the TWRP custom Recovery to install this Sharp Aquos S2 LineageOS 18 ROM. Make sure to use the TWRP provided in above downloads section or any system-as-root configured TWRP for Sharp Aquos S2
– By now your phone must have an unlocked bootloader to proceed with other steps. If not, unlock the bootloader first and proceed ahead.
Wipe the data partition, Cache partition, vendor partition and system partition.
This will delete everything on your phone! You may consider taking a complete backup of your phone data or take a backup of all relevant partitions. Below are few links that may help you in backing up:
– How to backup Android data
– how to take NANDROID backup on TWRP recovery
Install the Sharp Aquos S2 LineageOS 18 ROM file using TWRP recovery or any custom recovery of your choice
Use ADB Sideload to install the ROM.
You can use any one of the above-mentioned method to install the ROM zip file on the phone.