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[Official] Lineage OS 14.1 [Android Nougat 7.1] ROM for Xiaomi Mi 5S (Capricorn)

LINEAGE OS 14.1 [Android Nougat 7.1], the successor to Cyanogen OS is now available officially for the Xiaomi Mi 5S (Capricorn). Lineage os is based on the Android Open Source Project with extra contributions from many people within the Android community. Lineage OS is the new standard for all custom ROMs out there. This Official Lineage Os build brings bundled notification, improved battery optimization, and numerous other value-added features to enhance user experience. It gives you all CyanogenMod 14.1 [CM 14.1] features with some major customized that makes your phone more fast and stable.

Official & Unofficial Lineage Os 14.1 page is dedicated to maintain the all available Lineage OS 14.1 (android Nougat 7.1) ROMs available till date. Lineage OS is much more improved and have some unique features of its own. Users preferred CM ROMs over stock OEM ROMs because of the customization features. Just stay tuned to these pages if you want the latest Lineage OS 14.1 ROM for your Android device. It is not guaranteed that your device will get an update of Lineage OS but you can hope for the best always.



DISCLAIMER:

Installing a custom ROM on a mobile requires the bootloader to be unlocked on this mobile phone, which may VOID your warranty and may delete all your data. Before proceeding further you may consider backup all data on the phone. You are the only person doing changes to your phone and I cannot be held responsible for the mistakes done by you.


Prerequisites:

  • This is new [Official] Lineage os 14.1 [Android 7.1] firmware has to be installed on the Xiaomi Mi 5S (Capricorn) model only; if tried on other devices, it might get bricked [To check your device model: Go to Settings >> About phone >> model number].
  • You must have a custom recovery like TWRP installed on your device to be able to install Lineage OS.
  • Make sure the device has more than 80 percent battery.
  • Most of the custom ROM will not have Google Apps in them. So, you will have to download and install GApps manually.
  • If you face force close, go to Settings >> Setupwizard >> Give permission



Official Lineage OS 14.1 [ Android Nougat 7.1] Download Links :-





How to Install a Lineage os 14.1 ROM using TWRP Recovery

  • Download and transfer the Lineage OS ROM zip file and Gapps package zip file that you downloaded above to your device’s storage..
  • Turn off the device & Boot your device into TWRP recovery mode by long pressing Volume Down + Power key Simultaneously.
  • Once entering the TWRP Recovery menu, clear phone's memory (full) by selecting 'Wipe' option. Once done, select 'Swipe to Factory Reset' on the bottom of screen to perform factory reset.
  • Go back to TWRP main menu, tap on Install and select the Downloaded Lineage OS .zip file that you transferred to your device in Step 1.
  • After selecting the .zip file, do Swipe Right to Confirm Flash on the bottom of screen to begin the custom ROM installation process. This may take some time.

  • Once your ROM is successfully flashed, Go back to TWRP main menu, tap on “Install” and select the Gapps.zip that you transferred to your device in Step 1.
  • After selecting the Gapps.zip file, do Swipe Right to Confirm Flash on the bottom of screen to begin the Gapps installation process. This may take some time.
  • Once your ROM is successfully flashed, you’ll see “Wipe cache/dalvik” option, select it and then do “Swipe to wipe” on bottom of screen.
  • Once cache & dalvik wipe completes, hit the “Back” button on-screen and then select “Reboot System” button.

Note:- If faced with boot loop problem, navigate back to TWRP settings, and select 'Wipe cache/dalvik'. This procedure will help resolve any issue with regard to custom ROM installation

That’s it! Your Smart phone should now have Official Lineage OS 14.1 ROM installed ! Go to Settings > About phone to verify.