The Leagoo Z10 smartphone released in April 2019 with Android 8.1 Oreo out of the box. Today we will guide you on how to install the Lineage OS 17.1 on the Leagoo Z10 device by following our guide.
Lineage OS 17.1 GSI developed by XDA Recognized Contributor AndyYan on this XDA Forum with the Phh’s Source of Android 10 GSI (phhusson). To install this, you need to unlock the bootloader and install the latest TWRP Recovery on your device.
Well, GSI stands for Generic System image which is a “pure Android” implementation with unmodified Android Open Source Project (AOSP) code, runnable on a variety of Android devices that has treble support. Yes, now you can enjoy the new Lineage OS 17.1 based on Android 10, which is Google’s 10th version of Android OS with plenty of new features and system UI changes.
Leagoo Z10 Device Overview
The Leagoo Z10 sports a 5-inch TFT LCD Display with an aspect ratio of 18:9 and a resolution of FWVGA+ i.e. 960 x 480 pixels. A thin-film-transistor (TFT) LCD display is a variant of a liquid-crystal display (LCD). Underneath the Leagoo Z10 sports the quad-core Mediatek MT6580M chipset which has four Cortex A7 processor which clocks at 1.3GHz. This chipset pairs with Mali-400 MP2 GPU which clocks at 416 MHz. The device pairs with 1GB of RAM and 8GB of internal storage. Further, the internal storage is expandable via a micro SD card up to 32GB. It has an option for inserting a micro SIM and a micro SD card
Coming to the optics department, the Leagoo sports a single rear camera. This device has a 5MP sensor with f/2.4 aperture value and 1.6μm pixel size and with autofocus. To the front, it has the same 5MP sensor with f/2.4 aperture value and 1.6μm pixel size which focuses on selfie subject. Further, the device supports Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, and Touch to focus.
The Leagoo Z10 packs a 2,000 mAh removable battery and charges over a micro USB port. It runs on Android Oreo v8.1 Go Edition and it will be receiving updates soon. The device is available in two color options namely the Gold and Black. Coming to the box contents, it contains the Z10 handset, USB cable, detachable battery. This also has the EU Charger and finally a TPU case.
Connectivity options include GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900, 2G / 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.0, GPS with A-GPS, FM radio and 3.5mm headphone jack. Sensors include accelerometer, light, and proximity. Coming to the dimensions, it measures around 136.5 x 72.3 x 10 mm and weighs around 160 grams. Unfortunately, this Leagoo Z10 doesn’t support Indian bands and so we can confirm that the device wouldn’t be made available in India. Although. Indian consumers can buy this product through Gearbest and Banggod. And use this with the Wi-Fi as it doesn’t support our bands.
What’s on the Android 10 version?
Google has officially unveiled the latest version of Android OS called Android 10. The update is already going live for Pixel series devices. It brings plenty of new features to the device system like system UI, new gesture navigation, improved privacy and location control. The update also offers enhanced app permissions, foldable display support, security features, system-wide dark mode, etc.
The Android 10 also offers built-in call screening, multi-camera API, smart replies in the notification panel, 5G support, improved call quality, bubble feature, live caption, and more. While the latest version also improves battery life, Focus mode which is similar to the Do Not Disturb mode, etc. Apart from that Android 10 also features 65 new emojis. It also comes with direct audio streaming support to hearing aid devices.
Lineage OS 17.1: Android 10 Build
Lineage OS is an open-source and free operating system that is based on the Android platform. It is the successor to the custom MOD, the CyanogenMod, which shut down its operation in December 2016. However, Cyanogen. Inc retained the rights to the custom MOD and gave a rebranding to it as Lineage OS.
Well, LineageOS 17 will be based on the latest Android 10 and it comes with all the Android 10 features and Lineage customization options which allows users to be more advanced. Now you can enjoy Lineage OS 17.1 on Leagoo Z10 by flashing this custom ROM.
Steps to Install Lineage OS 17.1 ROM on Leagoo Z10
First, unlock the Leagoo Z10 bootloader and flash the latest TWRP Recovery. Here we have mentioned all the requirements and download links to flash the Lineage OS 17.1 on Leagoo Z10.
We’re at GetDroidTips won’t be responsible for any kind of damage or error that occurs to your handset while or after following this guide. This is a Custom ROM and may contain some of the bugs or stability issues. We can’t recommend you to use this firmware as your daily driver. Proceed at your own risk.
- Lineage OS 17.1 GSI Treble build is supported on Leagoo Z10.
- You will require to unlock the device bootloader at first
- ARM, ARM64, or x86: Check your Android Phone’s Processor
- Treble Support: Check If Your Smartphone Supports Project Treble
- Download the required file, LineageOS 17 zip file, and Supported GApps file from below.
- Keep your device battery charged up to 60% at least for a smoother process.
- Take a complete backup of your device data without Root. In case anything goes wrong, you can easily restore all the data.
A only arm64 – arm64 avN
A/B arm64 – arm64 bvN
A/B arm32 – arm bvN
Instructions to Install:Guide to install Generic System Image (GSI) on your Android device
We hope that this guide is helpful to you and you have successfully installed the Lineage OS 17.1 on your Leagoo Z10 handset easily. If in case anything goes wrong or if you have any queries, feel free to ask in the comments below.
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