Update Android 8.0 Oreo on Samsung Galaxy S2 : Samsung Galaxy S2 owners can now enjoy Android Oreo and stock Android UI using unofficial LineageOS 15 ROM. We have mentioned each and every single step below to Update Android 8.0 Oreo on Samsung Galaxy S2.
XDA Senior member rINanDO released the initial build of Lineage OS 15 ROM for Samsung Galaxy S2 that you can flash via custom TWRP recovery. However, most aspects of the ROM are working well. Now you can download and Update Samsung Galaxy S2 to Android 8.0 Oreo by installing latest Lineage OS 15 ROM.
In the below guide we will explain how to Update Android 8.0 Oreo on Samsung Galaxy S2. Keep in mind that the below steps will wipe data on the phone. Backup every data you have on the phone.
Download Android 8.0 Oreo ROM (Lineage OS 15 ) for Samsung Galaxy S2
Download LineageOS 15 ROM for Samsung Galaxy S2 from here
The steps are more than easy to follow but even though if you do not understand anything or have any problems do let us know in comments.
How to Update Android 8.0 Oreo on Samsung Galaxy S2
Step 1. Download Android 8.0 Oreo ROM For Galaxy S2 from the above download section.
Step 2. Transfer both files to your device’s internal storage.
Step 3. Boot your device into TWRP Recovery (Press and hold Volume Down & Power Button together)
Step 4. In TWRP, select Backup and create a Nandroid backup (Recommended).
Step 5. In TWRP recovery, select Wipe > Advanced Wipe > Clear data, Clear cache, Clear system.
Step 6. Now, choose ‘Install’, locate the ROM zip file and swipe right to begin installing the ROM. Once done, flash the GApps zip file.
Step 7. Now, select Wipe and wipe cache and dalvik cache to fix any bootloop issue. Finally, reboot your device.
You have now successfully installed LineageOS 15 on your handset. If you come across any issue during the installation process, leave it in the comment section below to get help.