Motorola Moto G6 Plus (evert) launched in April 2018. The phone came out of the box with Android 8.0 Oreo. Finally, here is the big update. Now you can download and install Lineage OS 16 on Moto G6 Plus (evert). The XDA Recognized developer rahulsnair has started working on the next version of Lineage OS based on Android Pie called Lineage OS 16. But be careful, we are not responsible if you brick your device or do something wrong. If you want to try, then take a complete backup of data on your device or create a Nandroid backup using TWRP Recovery.
To install Lineage OS 16 on Moto G6 Plus , 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 Lineage OS 16 on your device. Follow our guide on how to upgrade, but before that. Let's understand the features of Android 9.0 Pie and Lineage OS 16.
What's on Android 9.0 Pie?
As we said, Lineage OS 16 is based on the latest OS, 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.
Watch The Video about What's on Android 9.0 Pie.
Lineage OS 16 Based on Android 9.0 Pie
Lineage OS 16 is the latest Stock Custom Firmware based on the official Android 9.0 Pie AOSP source code. Along with the official Android 9.0 features, the Lineage OS 16 also brings tons of features and customization option which allows using your phone beyond the Stock Firmware feature. Lineage OS one of the well-known aftermarket firmware built by the team behind cyanogen. In the Android world, Lineage OS is the currently best custom ROM built with many new features.
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Steps to install Lineage OS 16 on Moto G6 Plus
Follow this guide and download the TWRP recovery, drivers and things to start with.
- Supported: Moto G6 Plus (evert)
- Charge your phone up to 80% or 70%.
- Download and Install Latest Motorola USB Drivers.
- Download ADB and Fastboot Drivers [Download ADB SDK Platform Tools]
- Download copy-partitions-AB.zip
- Lineage OS 16 zip file: Download
- Download latest Gapps file:
Instructions to Install:
- First of all, You need to enable the developer option and activate the OEM unlock and USB debugging.
- Now you need to unlock the bootloader on your Moto G6 Plus.
- Once you have unlocked, you must install the latest TWRP Recovery on Moto G6 Plus.
- Now the guide will be easy, boot into TWRP Recovery
- You need to Decrypt and Re-Encrypt Data Partition on Moto G6 Plus.
- You can now take a complete backup of your ROM using TWRP Recovery.
- Now you need Wipe System Data on TWRP Recovery or click "Wipe", "Format Data", then type "yes" as prompted
- First, flash the copy-partitions-AB.zip.
- Now flash the newest build via ADB Sideload or via TWRP Recovery.
- Once it is done, now reboot to recovery again and flash the gapps
- You can now reboot to enjoy Lineage OS 16 on Moto G6 Plus (evert).
- If you want to root you can either try SuperSU root or you can try Magisk root.
That's it! I hope you have installed the Lineage OS 16 on Moto G6 Plus. Leave a comment or feedback down below. Thank you!.