Meizu 16th Plus was launched in the year 2018 with Android 8.0 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 Meizu 16th Plus 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 Meizu 16th Plus, 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).
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Meizu 16th Plus Specifications: Overview
Meizu 16th Plus was announced in March 2019 which sports a 6.5-inch Super AMOLED display with a screen resolution of 2160 x 1080 pixels with 372 PPI pixel density. The device is protected by a 2.5D curved glass screen.
Meizu 16th Plus is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chipset coupled with 6/8GB of RAM and 64/128GB of internal storage. The device came out of the box with Android 8.1 Oreo under FlyMe 7.1.1 and backed by a 3640 mAh battery (Non-removable).
As far as the camera concerned, the device has a Dual-camera setup with 12MP + 20MP primary sensors and a selfie camera with a 20MP lens. Other connectivity option includes 4G-VoLTE, GPS, Glonass, Bluetooth, Mobile Hotspot, accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, proximity sensor, and compass/ magnetometer. etc. The Meizu 16th Plus comes with a fingerprint sensor under the display.