How to Update Android 8.0 Oreo on Moto G3 Using Lineage OS 15


Finally after a long wait, Moto G3 owners are getting unofficial Android 8.0 Oreo update. We have shared the full guide, how to update Android 8.0 Oreo on Moto G3 using Lineage OS 15 ROM.

XDA Senior Member Alberto97, released the initial build of Android Oreo Lineage OS 15 ROM for Moto G3 and the ROM is stable enough to use as daily driver.

Remember this is in a development stage and may find some bugs. So, some features or apps might not work properly on this ROM.

Note : You’ll need to Root and Install TWRP Custom Recovery in-order to Install the Lineage OS 15  Android 8.0 Oreo Rom on Moto G3.

The Unofficial Lineage OS 15.0 for Moto G 2015 3rd Gen brings goodies of Android 8.0 Oreo on the device with latest features, like LiveDisplay, PIP, Privacy Guard, Protected App, Profiles and so on

Download Lineage OS 15 ROM for Moto G3

Download Lineage OS 15 for Moto G3–  here

Lineage OS 15 Gapps For Moto G3 – here

How to Update Android 8.0 Oreo on Moto G3

Step 1. First Unlock your Moto G3 bootloader and Install TWRP Recovery.

Step 2. Download Android 8.0 Oreo ROM for Moto G3 and Gapps from above link and move to your phone internal memmory

Step 3. Reboot your device into TWRP Recovery.

Step 4. Now in the TWRP main menu, Click on Wipe and swipe to factory reset on the bottom of the screen.

Step 5. Go back to the main menu in TWRP, tap on install and select the Android 8.0 Oreo zip file which you have saved in your device.

Step 5. After the installation process is completed, You will see Wipe cache/Dalvik option, tap on it and Swipe to wipe.

Step 6. Now, Go back to TWRP main menu and repeat the same process for install GApps.

Step 7. Finally reboot your device. It will take few minutes to complete the first boot.

That’s it! If you have successfully installed Android 8.0 Oreo ROM on your Moto G3, give us your feedback and stay tuned for more updates.


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