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How to enjoy Android 8.1 for the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro

445 The Android scene is still very much alive, and thanks to it we can continue to enjoy numerous alternative…

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The Android scene is still very much alive, and thanks to it we can continue to enjoy numerous alternative ROMs that bring versions of the Google operating system that are available to us for our phones. Today we tell you how to install Android 8.1 for the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro , thanks to an unofficial LineageOS ROM.

Precisely at the beginning of this month we told you that LineageOS 14.1 had reached the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro, the most popular ROM among Android phones that allows Android 7.1 in the terminal of Xiaomi.

Android 8.1 for the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro, so you can install it

Although at the moment there is no official version of LineageOS 15.1 for the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro , there are already some people in the Android community who have adapted this ROM for the new terminal of Xiaomi, presented last March and which has quickly become one of the most popular mobile phones in the mid-range. Well, there is already an unofficial version of LineageOS 15.1 that allows us to enjoy Android 8.1 for the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro , let’s see how it can be installed quickly and easily.

How to enjoy Android 8.1 for the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro

Well, this new ROM of LineageOS 15.1 It is compatible with the Chinese version of the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro, since there is another version for the Indian market, and the Chinese model is the one we normally import into Spain. Therefore this version is compatible with the Redmi Note 5 Pro with the code name of whyred. As you can imagine the installation is quite simple if you already have a recovery like TWRP , consisting of the following steps.

Contrary to what usually happens with this type of ROMs, everything seems to work correctly in it regarding the phone’s hardware. As for example VoLTE, fingerprint reader, Wifi or bluetooth connectivity, camera, video recording, video playback, audio, LED flash, sensors or GPS.

How to enjoy Android 8.1 for the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro

How to enjoy Android 8.1 for the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro

So in addition to being a ROM that allows us to enjoy Android 8.1 in this terminal, it also does the same with the phone’s hardware, which will allow us to use it on a day-to-day basis without problems after installing this ROM.