Lenovo K9 was launched in the year 2018 with Android 8.1 Oreo out of the box. If you are looking for a new custom ROM for the device, then you are in the right place. Today, we will guide on how to install Lineage OS 17.1 on Lenovo K9 based on Android 10 GSI. Well, after the Android 8.1 update, most of the devices that came out officially supports the GSI.
Well, GSI stands for Generic System image which is an unmodified Android Open Source Project (AOSP) code, runnable on a variety of Android devices that has treble support. If you are using the Lenovo K9, then you can follow this guide to install the Lineage OS 17.1 on your device. As we already said, this build is based on Android 10, which is Google’s 10th version of Android OS with plenty of new features and system UI changes.
Thanks to the XDA Recognized Contributor AndyYan for sharing this Lineage OS 17.1 on XDA Forum. To install this, you need to unlock your device bootloader and you can use either ADB fastboot method or TWRP Method (if available).
Lenovo K9 Specifications: Overview
Lenovo K9 was announced in October 2018 which sports a 5.7-inch IPS LCD display with a screen resolution of 1440 x 720 pixels with 282 PPI pixel density.
Lenovo K9 is powered by a MediaTek Helio P22 (MT6762) chipset coupled with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage. It also supports an external memory card. The device came out of the box with Android 8.1 Oreo and backed by a 3000 mAh battery (Non-removable).
As far as the camera concerned, the device has a Dual-camera setup with 13MP + 5MP primary sensors and dual selfie camera with a 13 + 5MP lens. Other connectivity option includes 4G-VoLTE, GPS, Glonass, Bluetooth, Mobile Hotspot, accelerometer, light sensor, proximity sensor. etc.