Although there is the possibility to install unofficial ROMs software emerged from the ashes of CyanogenMod on Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge, finally today have been published the official images of the operating system, being ready to download and install LineageOS on the Samsung Galaxy S7 and Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge.
Lineage OS is the Custom ROM that comes to relieve to CyanogenMod and, therefore, inherited much of the valued functions, although now defunct, operating system. Now their ROMs collected witness to become one of most relevant software from the panorama current Android. Therefore, many celebrate the official arrival of LineageOS to the Samsung Galaxy S7 and Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge officially.
According to reveal the companions of MovilZona, two signature phones will be upgraded with a ROM nightly that presents a close to the 441 MB size and is based on the latest available Google, i.e. Android Nougat 7.1.1 operating system. In this way new features are added to the devices after than yesterday same Spanish models received, finally, the long-awaited update with the latest version of Google’s operating system.
How to install LineageOS on the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge
The first thing you need to do to install LineageOS on the Samsung Galaxy S7 or S7 Edge is download and transfer to the memory of your ROMs smartphone software
- LineageOS for Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge
- LineageOS for the Samsung Galaxy S7
Then you have to go to the Recovery mode on your mobile and make a clear memory cache (Wipe cache) to free up space on the phone and that all processes can run correctly. Then erase all the data and software that there is in the mobile (Wipe Data) and proceeds to install LineageOS on the Samsung Galaxy S7 or S7 Edge. Count on the mobile charged and select Install from zip, choosing file that you copied to the memory of your mobile phone.
Once you’ve installed LineageOS, you must install the GApps following the same process, i.e. Select Install from zip and install Google Apps that you’ve been able to download from OpenGapps, for example, as explained here.
In this simple way you can already enjoy Android 7.1.1 thanks to LineageOS on the Samsung Galaxy S7 and his older brother.
Article download and install LineageOS on the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge was published in AndroidAyuda.