Download and Install Nitrogen OS 8.1 Oreo for Google Nexus 4 (mako)

Google Nexus 4 was launched in October 2012. The device came out of the box with Android 4.2 Jellybean and later upgraded to Android 5.1 Lollipop officially. Google has stopped the support to update Nexus 4 to any new version. As of now, you can enjoy the Nitrogen OS 8.1 Oreo For Nexus 4 (mako).

Do you want to install Nitrogen OS 8.1 Oreo for Nexus 4 (mako)? If yes, then you are at the right place. Now you can enjoy the latest Nitrogen OS on Google Nexus 4 (mako). The ROM is based on the latest Android 8.1 Oreo source code. Full Credits to XDA Recognized Contributor nitin.chobhe and xyyz. Thanks to him for developing this beautiful ROM called Nitrogen OS based on Android 8.1 Oreo for Google Nexus 4.

Nitrogen OS is the latest Custom ROM which brings amazing feature with Stock Android experience just like Pixel smartphone. Now you can install NitrogenOS 8.1 Oreo on Nexus 4 by following this guide. The ROM is developed unofficially and can be used as a daily driver.

Download and Install Nitrogen OS 8.1 Oreo for Nexus 4 (mako)

Android 8.1 Oreo was released officially by Google for few supported Pixel and Nexus device. After the release, Lineage has decided to skip the Lineage OS 15 to Lineage OS 15.1. We have already shared few devices which will support Android 8.1 Oreo unofficially.

Android 8.1 Oreo is the 8th iteration of Google which brings the latest features such as Picture in Picture mode, New Android O Emoji style, New Notification UI, Settings Overhaul changes, Advanced Doze Mode, Auto Fill Password, etc.

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  1. This will work on Google Nexus 4 (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 Recovery on Nexus 4
  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.

Steps to Install Nitrogen OS 8.1 Oreo For Nexus 4 (mako) :

Required Files

Nitrogen OS 8.1 Oreo

Download Android Oreo Gapps

Guide to Flash Custom ROM using TWRP Recovery

Guide to Root any Custom ROM

That’s it! I hope you have installed the Nitrogen OS 8.1 For Nexus 4 . Leave a comment or feedback down below. Thank you!.

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