How to Install Android 7.1.2 Nougat on Redmi 4X Using AOSP Extended ROM


In this tutorial, we will look at How to Install AOSP Extended ROM (Android 7.1.2 Nougat) for Redmi 4X . An unofficial version of AOSP Extended ROM, which is based on Android 7.1.1 Nougat, is now available for Redmi 4X.Interested users can download and install the ROM right now and enjoy Nougat features and several customizations on Redmi 4X.

Disclaimer: Please follow this guide at your own risk. We can’t take responsibility for anything that goes wrong. This guide is intended for technically talented users only.

How to Install AOSP Extended ROM (Android 7.1.2) on Redmi 4X

Step 1. Download AOSP Extended ROM zip file from here (source) and compatible (Android 7.1, arm 64) Gapps zip file from here. Save both zip files on your phone.

Step 2. Boot your phone into TWRP (Hold Volume Up and Power buttons simultaneously. Continue to hold both buttons until the “MI” logo appears on the screen, then release)

Step 3. In TWRP recovery, select Backup and create a Nandroid backup (recommended).

Step 4. Now, select Wipe and then Advanced Wipe. Select Cache, System and Data partitions to be wiped and then Swipe to Wipe.

Step 5. Go back to return to main menu, then select Install. Navigate to /sdcard, and select the LineageOS .zip package.

Step 6. Follow the on-screen prompts to install the package. Once done, install Gapps zip file also.

Step 7. Once installation has finished, return to the main menu, select Reboot, and then System.

That’s it! I hope you have installed the AOSPExtended ROM V4.4 OS on your smartphone. Leave a comment or feedback down below. Thank you!


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