Download Lineage OS 15.1 on Sony Xperia ZR | Install Android 8.1 Oreo Update on Sony Xperia ZR
Recently we share Android 8.1 Oreo update for Sony Xperia Z. In this guide, we are going to share with you how to install Android 8.1 Oreo on Sony Xperia ZR. It was launched in May 2013. You can download Lineage OS 15.1 on Sony Xperia ZR.
The Sony Xperia ZR is powered by 1.5GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor and it comes with 2GB of RAM. The phone packs 8GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 32GB via a microSD card. As far as the cameras are concerned, the Sony Xperia ZR packs a 13-megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 0.3-megapixel front shooter for selfies.
What is Lineage OS?
LineageOS was officially launched on December 24, 2016 and it’s source code available on GitHub. At that time LineageOS development builds for more than 185 device and more over 1.5 million active installs in 2017. LineageOS is Open Source Smartphones and Tablet computer Operating System which is based on Android. You can used it without any needs of any google application installed. It is most popular custom ROM CyanogenMod, it was forked in December 2016 when Cyanogen Inc. announced it was discontinuing developing and shut down the infrastructure behind the project. Lineage OS does still include various hardware-specific code, which is also slowly being open-sourced anyway.
What is Android Oreo?
Android O (Android 8.0/8.1 Oreo) is the eight major version of the Android Operating System. It was released preview in March 2017 and Launched Public on August 21, 2017. Android Oreo has many features like notification grouping, picture-in-picture support for video, battery usage optimization, performance improvements, Bluetooth 5, system-level integration with VoIP apps and Wi-Fi updates. In 16 April 2018, 4.6% of Android devices are running on Android Oreo. From them 4.1% Devices running on Android 8.0 and 0.5% Devices running on Android 8.1 Oreo.
1. This will work on Sony Xperia ZR(Don’t Try this on other Device).
2. Already installed or original ROM will lose. So take backup your device before install Custom ROM.
3. Charge your phone up-to 70%.
5. You must installed TWRP Recovery. Here’s the guide how to install TWRP Recovery on Any device.
6. Download your LineageOS Zip file for your device from below and Place it into your phone’s root memory.
How to Install Android 8.1 Oreo on Sony Xperia ZR | Download Lineage OS 15.1 for Sony Xperia ZR
– First of all Unlock Bootloader on Sony Xperia ZR.
– Install TWRP Recovery on Sony Xperia ZR.
– Boot into TWRP Recovery, Here’s the guide to boot into TWRP/CWM Recovery.
All Done! You successful installed Lineage OS 15.1 for Sony Xperia ZR. If you fetch any problems while installation, then comment below. We will try to solve your problems ASAP. Follow us for More Android Updates.