How to Install LineageOS 14.1 on Honor 8 Pro ( Android 7.0 Nougat Update )

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So do you want to Install LineageOS 14.1 on Honor 8 Pro.LineageOS has starting to roll out unofficial Android 7.0 Nougat update for Honor 8 Pro. You can Download and Install android Nougat on Honor 8 Pro.

Lineage OS 14.1 literally brings the features of Android 7.0 Nougat with it. You will get features like multitasking, split screen, live display, and latest security patches and various preinstalled apps.

The ROM is an unofficial build and contains some bugs. The update is pretty stable .This, in turn, gives smoother and fast user experience to the users.

Disclaimer: Follow the instruction at your own risk. We will not be liable if any damage occurs to your device and/or its components. It is recommended for technically talented users only.

Install LineageOS 14.1 on Honor 8 Pro

Download Lineage OS 14.1 Rom for Honor 8 Pro

  • Download Lineage OS 14.1 for Honor 8 Pro  Download
  • zip for Honor 8 Pro – Download
  • Gapps zip file from here

How to Install LineageOS 14.1 on Honor 8 Pro

Step 1. Download all the required files given above and transfer them all to your Device internal memory.

Step 2. Turn off your device and Boot Honor 8 Pro in to TWRP. Step 3. Make sure to backup the contents by pressing Backup option and wait for the operation to complete. This is not a required step but is a precautionary one. We recommend you do this in case something goes wrong.

Step 4. Now Factory Reset, to do that go to Wipe>Advanced Wipe>Select Wipe cache, Dalvik cache, System, Vendor, and data and swipe to confirm it.

Step 5. Now Flash the vendor.img and to do that extract the vendor.zip and move the to your external sd card.

Step 6. Open TWRP terminal,

dd if=/external_sd/vendor.img of=/dev/block/bootdevice/by-name/vendor

Step 7. Once you flash the vendor file, Go to Install and locate the ROM zip file & swipe to Install the ROM file.

Step 8. Then you need to Flash the GApps zip file.

Step 9. Just follow the steps as you did before!  Wipe cache & Dalvik cache again.

Step 10. Reboot the device and you will notice LineageOS boot animation.

Note that, the firs boot will take more time than usual, so stay patient. If you have any question with this guide, leave it in the comment section below.

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