How to Install Lineage OS 15.1 for Samsung Galaxy S5 (All Variant)

Post last updated on 15th January 2018: Samsung launched the Samsung Galaxy S5 on February 2014. The phone came out of the box with Android 4.4.2 Kitkat and later upgraded to Android 6.0 Marshmallow. In this guide, we will help you to install the latest Lineage OS 15.1 for Samsung Galaxy S5 (All Variant).

Earlier, we had shared the Lineage OS 15 for Samsung Galaxy S5 based on Android 8.0 Oreo. A few days back, Google has released the Android 8.1 Oreo,  Lineage team is soon going to release ofiicial Lineage 15.1. You might be wondering to know what about Lineage 15.0. Well, the fact is they have plans to release 15.1 directly skipping 15.0. Here we have shared the unofficial Lineage OS 15.1 for Samsung Galaxy S5 based on Android 8.1 Oreo. Download and Install the latest Lineage OS 15.1 for Samsung Galaxy S5.

How to Install Lineage OS 15.1 for Samsung Galaxy S5

How to Install Lineage OS 15.1 for Samsung Galaxy S5 (Android 8.1 Oreo)

If you still wondering whether your device will receive Android Oreo update, then check the full list of officially Android Oreo supported device from the manufacturer. In case if your phone has currently outdated and you want to upgrade to latest Android Oreo, then here are the list of Lineage OS 15.0 and Lineage OS 15.1.

Full Credits to the developer and Lineage team for the Open Source Project. This ROM is still under development. If you find any bugs, then either you can wait for the next update or you can simply revert back to Stock ROM.

Android 8.1 Oreo released officially by Google for Pixel and Nexus supported device. Now you can enjoy the Android 8.1 Oreo on Samsung Galaxy S5 unofficially. The ROM brings all the features from Android 8.1 which includes, Picture in Picture mode, New Android O Emoji style, New Notification UI, Settings Overhaul changes, Advanced Doze Mode, Auto Fill Password, etc. Lineage OS also has some of the unique features which allow you to easily root and customize your phone. You will receive the regular update nightly and weekly once the build is official by Lineage tree.

Also Read: Top 10 Features of Android 8.0 Oreo

What Is Lineage OS?

LineageOS is based on the Android Open Source Project with extra contributions from many people within the Android community. It can be used without any need to have any Google application installed. Linked below is a package that has come from another Android project that restores the Google parts. Lineage OS does still include various hardware-specific code, which is also slowly being open-sourced anyway.

Now you can flash the latest Lineage OS 15.1 on Samsung Galaxy S5 by simply following the below guide. To Install this ROM on your phone, you need TWRP recovery. Follow this step to install TWRP recovery on Samsung Galaxy S5.


  1. This will work on Samsung Galaxy S5 (Don’t Try this on Any other device):
  2. Charge your phone up to 80% or 70%.
  3. You will lose the original ROM or any CUSTOM ROM if you already installed on your phone. So make sure to Backup your phone using TWRP before doing this step using TWRP or CWM or any Custom Recovery.
  4. You can also backup all your apps using Titanium Backup or you can Backup without any Root
  5. You must install TWRP or any Custom Recovery on your phone.
  6. Watch Full Video on How to Install TWRP on any Android Phone.
  7. Download all the Zip files from below and Place it in your phone’s root of internal memory.

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Steps to Install Lineage OS 15.1 For Samsung Galaxy S5 (All Variant):

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Watch The Lineage OS 15.1 review

Lineage OS 15.1 ROM (klte)

Lineage OS 15.1 ROM (kltechn)


Lineage OS 15.1 ROM (kltechnduo)

Lineage OS 15.1 ROM (klteduos)

Lineage OS 15.1 ROM (kltedv)


Lineage OS 15.1 ROM (kltekor)

Lineage OS 15.1 ROM (kltesprsports)

Lineage OS 15.1 ROM (kltekdi)

Download Lineage 15.1 Gapps

Guide to Flash Custom ROM using TWRP Recovery

Guide to Root any Custom ROM

That’s it! I hope you have installed the Lineage OS 15.1 For Samsung Galaxy S5. Leave a comment or feedback down below. Thank you!.

Credit goes to: haggertk


  1. hi
    i’ve some problems in the app info (in settings) & i can’t unistall any app or clear data and more
    please fix that
    & i’ve some problems with the camera (recording video) & i can’t record any video
    but, your rom is awesume

  2. Hi,

    In my case, I instaled last version and it works good, but I found some bugs. finger sensor ii doesn´t works. Also, corporal sensors doesn´t run.
    I have problems with NFC. I instaled Magisk but is not possible to pay with ING App.

    For the rest is so stable, and the battery duration is pretty good than Lineage 14.1.

    Thank´s for your work

  3. In last version of KLTE, we have some issues. When I did a full reset of the mobile we have a problem with the first wizard to configure everythig. Is like a bucle with the app found an error.
    Is not possible record a video with any app.
    The biometrical sensors doen´t run correctly.
    Is nor possible to pay with ING NFC and Magisk 1.6
    For the rest is a very stable rom.
    Thank you for you work


  5. I installed the “” version and it works well but has some issues (mainly no wifi-calling pre-enabled). I now see “” available but I don’t see a changelog to see what has changed between these versions. Is a change log document available? Is there an “upgrade” path that does not involve a full wipe of my current “20180307” ROM?

  6. Samsung S5 SM-G900T phone. OS 15.1 kjlte build from July 30 2018. Have not figured out how to answer incoming call without requiring login. Also can’t restore data with Smart Switch.

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