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How To Install Lineage OS 14.1 On Oppo R11 [Android 7.1.2 Nougat]

The Android 7.1.2 Nougat is now live for your Oppo R11. In this article, we will learn how to install Lineage OS 14.1 On Oppo R11 which is based on Android 7.1.2 Nougat. The Oppo is a brand which requires no introduction and it is the biggest brands all across the world. Oppo has released the excellent smartphone Oppo R11 with an amazing list of features and specifications. The Oppo R11 comes with the 5.5-inch display screen with 1920x1080p resolution. The smartphone is powered by Snapdragon 660 Octa-Core processor along with 4 GB RAM, 64 GB internal storage. The Oppo R11 has the 20MP front camera, a 20MP rear camera.

By following this simple and easy step by step guide, you can easily install Lineage OS 14.1 on Oppo R11. The ROM is a Stable build and can be used as a daily driver. The Android 7.1.2 Nougat custom firmware brings all the features and customization’s from Android Nougat like Multi Window support, restart setting to power menu, App Shortcuts, Don Not Disturb, New Settings Panel Redesigned, Notifications prioritization, Enhanced Doze Mode, System UI Tuner and much more. Remember that this is not officially announced by Oppo but just a custom ROM which is developed by third-party developers. Your device must be rooted and installed with the latest version of a custom recovery like TWRP or ClockworkMod (CWM) in order to install Lineage OS 14.1 on Oppo R11. After installing this ROM your device runs fast without any problem. The official stock firmware is good but custom ROM gives you more customizations and some aftermarket features through that you can modify and play your device.

Before proceeding don’t forget to take the full backup of all your valuable data. Because while install Lineage OS 14.1 on Oppo R11 your entire data will be wiped clean. If you are interested in install Lineage OS 14.1 on Oppo R11 based on Android 7.1.2 Nougat then go ahead and follow the given steps.

install Lineage OS 14.1 On Oppo R1

Note:

The Lineage OS 14.1 Android 7.1.2 Nougat ROM and instructions given in this guide can be used only for the Oppo R11. Check the model number of your Oppo R11 from Settings > About Phone.

Warning:

AndroidXDA.net will not be held responsible for any damage occurred to your Oppo R11 during or after the installation of Lineage OS 14.1 Nougat ROM. By installing this ROM, your Oppo R11 warranty will get voided. Proceed at your risk.

Pre-Requirements:

  • Create a proper backup of all your existing data and settings on the phone before moving on to the installation guide using a recommended custom recovery.
  • Verify that you’ve correctly installed the Oppo R11 USB Drivers
     
    on the PC.
  • The Oppo R11 should be rooted with the latest version of the custom recovery like CWM or TWRP installed.
  • Enable USB Debugging by navigating to Menu –> Settings –> Developer Options
  • Make sure that the battery level of the Oppo R11 is at least above 80% before going ahead.

Steps To Install Lineage OS 14.1 On Oppo R11 Android 7.1.2 Nougat Custom ROM:

Step No 1: – First, download Lineage OS 14.1 Android 7.1.2 Nougat custom ROM for Oppo R11 on the desktop of the PC.

Step No 2: – Plug your device to the PC using its USB data cable and mount its USB memory storage.

Step No 3: – Transfer Lineage OS 14.1 Android 7.1.2 Nougat ROM .zip file which you’ve already downloaded from the above link to the root folder of your SD card on the phone.

Step No 4: – Unplug the Oppo R11 from the PC and power it OFF to boot into Recovery Mode.

Step No 5: – Power ON the device while pressing and holding Volume Up + Home + Power buttons at the same time to enter into Recovery Mode.

Step No 6: – While your device is now in CWM Recovery, perform a wipe data/factory reset, wipe cache partition and wipe Dalvik cache also by navigating to Advanced> Wipe Dalvik Cache.

Note: – Wipe Dalvik cache will help you to prevent boot loops and other errors during ROM installation.

Step No 7: – Go back to the main Recovery Menu and choose to install zip from SD card → choose zip from sd card.

Step No 8: – Navigate to the Lineage OS 14.1 Android 7.1.2 Nougat ROM .zip file which you’ve already transferred to the SD card of your device previously. Select the ROM .zip file using the Power button and confirm the installation to begin.

Step No 9:- Navigate to +++++Go Back+++++ once the installation is completed. From Recovery Menu, reboot your device by selecting reboot system now.

Your Oppo R11 will be reset and may take about 4 to 5 minutes to boot for the first time after installation.

Done! You have successfully install Lineage OS 14.1 On Oppo R11 Android 7.1.2 Nougat custom ROM.

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