The much-awaited Xposed framework compatibility to Android Oreo 8.0 and 8.1 update is now available to download. A number of people who would like to root their Android-powered devices may be decreasing with each successive Android version are waiting for the latest update of the Xposed framework. Now the wait is over and those people who were still holding on to updating to Android Oreo because of lack of Xposed Framework can finally upgrade without the fear of giving up on the framework. It comes considerably faster than the time it took for Rovo89 to port the framework to Nougat. Xposed Framework usually takes a few months to be updated for every new Android OS release and it is a tool which allows users to install heavy modifications to Android. Once installed this Xposed framework, you’ll have access to a whole new world of tweaking and customization. Also, you’ll need to have a rooted phone to take advantage of Xposed Framework.
Xposed Developer rovo89 says that it is stable enough for him and he can zero-in on the cause of the problem. Other developers such as Developer wanam / XDA Recognized Contributor have tested it as well. Remember that this is the very first build of Xposed Framework for Android Oreo. Android Oreo 8.0 users will require the zip file with SDK level 26 while the users of Oreo 8.1 will need the zip file with SDK level 27. If you are interested in testing this latest Xposed framework compatibility to Android Oreo 8.0 and 8.1 updates then go ahead and follow the given steps.
This guide containing the Xposed framework compatibility to Android Oreo 8.0 and 8.1 updates.
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Before Getting Started:
- Make sure that the battery level of your phone is at least about 80% before moving to the installation guide.
- Download and install proper USB Drivers for the Android phone on PC.
- It is highly recommended to take a proper backup of your important data and settings on the phone using a custom recovery such as CWM or TWRP. In case anything goes wrong then you’ll be able to restore your data.
- Enable USB Debugging Mode on phone from Settings > Developer Options.
- Your phone should be rooted with the latest version of CWM or TWRP recovery installed.
- The bootloader of your phone should be unlocked.
- Download Android 8.0 Oreo (sdk26) Xposed Framework beta flashable zip
- Download Android 8.1 Oreo (sdk27) Xposed Framework beta flashable zip
Steps to Install Xposed framework compatibility to Android Oreo 8.0 and 8.1 updates:
Step No 1: – Download the Xposed Installer APK and the respective Xposed Framework beta flashable zip according to your Android version and device architecture.
- arm – 32-bit devices
- arm64 – 64-bit devices
- x86 – devices with an Intel chip
Step No 2: – Transfer the downloaded APK and zip file to your Android device.
Step No 3: – Once you have the files on your phone, you can install the Xposed Installer APK right away. It will tell you Xposed is not installed if you open the app now..
Step No 4: – You’ll now need to boot your Android device into recovery mode. All Android devices can be rebooted into recovery mode using a button combo. Thanks to different OEMs changing the default Android way you the button combo depends on who made it. You can easily find it out with a quick Googe search. If you’re familiar with adb, you can simply use the command below irrespective of which phone or device you have.
adb reboot recovery
Step No 5: – Once in the TWRP recovery, tap on the Install button and then select the downloaded flashable zip file.
Step No 6: – Swipe at the bottom to flash the file.
Step No 7: – Once done, tap on the Reboot system button.
That’s All! You have successfully install Xposed framework compatibility to Android Oreo 8.0 and 8.1 update.