LG G4 (Codenamed: h815/h811) launched in April 2015 which came out of the box with Android 5.1.1 Lollipop and later upgraded to Android Nougat. Now you can install the Custom ROM called CypherOS on LG G4 (h815/h811). The ROM is based on Android 9.0 Pie.
To install CypherOS on LG G4, your device should have Bootloader Unlocked and should be running on latest TWRP Recovery. If you have all this, then you are good to try the new CypherOS on your device. Follow our guide on how to upgrade, but before that. Let’s understand the features of CypherOS.
What is CypherOS?
CypherOS is a new Custom ROM and it is based on Android Open Source Code (AOSP). The ROM is an extension of pure Android and tries to maintain the purity of Android while offering useful features for users. The goal is to give the highest level of performance whilst achieving Simplicity. CypherOS is also known as AOSCP which stands for Android Open Source CypherOS Project.
What’s on Android 9.0 Pie?
Android 9.0 Pie is the 9th iteration and a major update of Google’s Android OS. The new Android Pie brings a couple of design changes to the successor Android Oreo but the most notable one is the gesture-based navigation system. Other features of Android 9 Pie are New Quick Settings UI design, Redesigned volume slider, Advanced Battery with AI Support, Notch Support, Improved Adaptive Brightness, Manual theme selection, Android Dashboard which Google calls Digital Wellbeing, and more other features.
Steps to Install CypherOS on LG G4 (h815/h811):
Follow this guide and download the TWRP recovery, drivers and things to start with.
- Supported: LG G4 (h815/h811)
- Charge your phone up to 80% or 70%.
- Make sure to download and move the file to root folder of your phone’s internal storage.
- Download and install LG USB Drivers
- Unlock Bootloader: You need to Unlock bootloader on LG G4.
- TWRP Recovery: To flash any Custom ROM, You need TWRP Recovery on LG G4
- Backup using TWRP: Create and Restore Nandroid Backup using TWRP
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