How to Install AOSP Android 9.0 Pie on Karbonn Platinum P9 Pro [GSI Phh-Treble]

Here in this guide, we will share with you how to download and install AOSP Android 9.0 Pie on Karbonn Platinum P9 Pro. This ROM is based on Android 9.0 Pie GSI with Treble enabled. GSI stands for a “Generic System Image”The Generic system images could be installed on any Treble-enabled device. We have already shared the list of devices supported for Android Pie 9.0 Generic System image (GSI). You can now download and install the AOSP Android Pie 9.0 GSI on Karbonn Platinum P9 Pro. Full Credits goes to the one of the recognized XDA Developer phhusson who has worked hard in Project Treble GSI build.

In order to install AOSP Android 9.0 Pie on Karbonn Platinum P9 Pro smartphone, your device should have Bootloader Unlocked and should be running on the latest TWRP Recovery or flash via ADB sideload. Before going to the guide, let’s take a look at the Android Pie features.

Karbonn Platinum P9 Pro

Android 9.0 Pie Features

Android 9.0 Pie is the 9th generation of Google’s Android platform and one of the major version as well. The new Android Pie brings plenty of system improvements and optimizations with new features. The Android 9 Pie offers new QS tile, new volume slider, adaptive battery, and brightness, notch support, themes, Digital Wellbeing, etc. It also brings swipe gesture navigation control, new recent UI, lock screen, settings UI, etc.


Download GApps and AOSP Android 9.0 Pie on Karbonn Platinum P9 Pro

You can download the ROM file and Open GApps file from the links given below:

Steps to Install AOSP Android 9.0 Pie on Karbonn Platinum P9 Pro

If you want to install the Android Pie on your device, then follow this guide completely. Choose either TWRP Recovery method or ADB Sideload method to flash the Custom Pie ROM on your device. Though the TWRP Recovery support isn’t available yet for this.

We’re at GetDroidTips will not be responsible for any damages occurs to the device while/after following this guide. This ROM is in development status. Do it at your own risk. You can try this ROM to taste a Pie based Custom ROM.

Method 1: Install via TWRP Recovery

No TWRP Recovery support yet. Skip this and follow the second method to install Android Pie.
  • First, download and move all the above-mentioned files on your Karbonn Platinum P9 Pro Internal storage.
  • Then extract the GSI and vendor+boot zip files [Complete Guide on How to extract any Zip file on Android devices.]
  • Now, reboot your phone into TWRP Recovery.
  • Then take a complete backup of stock or custom ROM using TWRP.
  • Now, wipe the cache, data, and system before flashing the Android Pie 9.0 on Karbonn Platinum P9 Pro.
    • In order to wipe data: Go to Wipe > Advanced Wipe > select Dalvik/ART cache, Cache, System, Vendor, and Data > then swipe to confirm Wipe.
  • Now, select and flash the ROM file from Install > Install Image > select system.img.
  • You’re done.

Method 2: Install via ADB Sideload

How to Install Generic System Image on Project Treble Devices

We hope that this guide will helpful to you to install the Android 9.0 Pie on Karbonn Platinum P9 Pro based on Project Treble GSI images.

If the method doesn’t work or facing any issue, feel free to report a bug to the AOSP 9.0 Phh-Treble thread in XDA via logcat.

Source: XDA

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