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Update ROM: TWRP for OnePlus 6, LineageOS with Android GO and more

955 The current ROM this week comes with the custom recovery TWRP for the OnePlus 6 . Next we will…

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The current ROM this week comes with the custom recovery TWRP for the OnePlus 6 . Next we will talk about LineageOS 15.1 with Android GO, of the Mod Zero Camera for the Samsung Galaxy S9 that improves the speed of image and video and eliminates the limits of recording, of Pixel Experience for devices compatible with Project Treble and more. Let’s start!

TWRP for the OnePlus 6

We already have an extra official version available TWRP available for OnePlus 6 . Before we start talking about the TWRP for the OnePlus 6 here you have your technical characteristics in case you want to know it a little better.

Update ROM: TWRP for OnePlus 6, LineageOS with Android GO and more

The OnePlus 6 is the first phone of the manufacturer with compatibility with Project Treble and with A / B partitions. Now we have unofficially the custom recovery TWRP for the OnePlus 6 . This means that you can now root your phone with Magisk and, in the future, install a custom ROM.

An important fact is that before it requires a complete cleaning of data. For this reason, before starting the installation of TWRP for OnePlus 6, you will have to make a backup copy of your data.

The process for installing the TWRP for the OnePlus 6 requires :

  • Download the necessary files from the Downloads section.
  • Unlock the boot loader
  • Restart the boot loader.
  • Boot in TWRP: fastboot boot recovery-xx.img
  • Change the Partition slot using TWRP: [Reboot => Change_Slot] (for example, if it is in slot A, change it to slot B and vice versa)
  • Flashea twp-installer zip.
  • Flashea Magisk if you want to get root access.

If you want to download the files to install the TWRP for OnePlus 6, you can do it from here .

LineageOS 15.1 with Android GO and more

LineageOS 15.1 unofficial for devices with Android Go It is now available. Android Go in case you did not know is the optimized version of Oreo Android for devices with little RAM. It can run on devices with only 512 MB of RAM. With this we obtain affordable devices that are updated and can run modern applications. The optimizations of the compilation of Android Go greatly improve the performance of the lower range hardware. The renowned member of XDA phhusson has presented an unofficial version of LineageOS 15.1 with Android Go.

If you want to install this ROM, just follow the instructions to learn how to flash a GSI image on devices compatible with Project Treble. Then be sure to download the corresponding Android Go variant of LineageOS 15.1 from the author’s post .

Update ROM: TWRP for OnePlus 6, LineageOS with Android GO and more

Update ROM: TWRP for OnePlus 6, LineageOS with Android GO and more

LineageOS 15.1 change list 18: Reader mode, “Chrome Home” in Jelly, network restrictions per application and more . In addition to all these changes to promote professionalism in the team, the Project Directors have adopted a Code of conduct which applies to all team members. To end this section, your privacy policy has been updated to include information about how Gerrit collects personal information. So in this way you are already prepared for the new data protection law that has come into force.

Mod Zero Camera for the Galaxy S9 and more

Zero Camera Mod for Samsung Galaxy S9 improves image and video speed and eliminates recording limits . Before starting here, you have the technical specifications of the Galaxy S9 in case you want to know him a little better.

The XDA member, zeroprobe, has been working on Zero Camera Mod. It is a modification for the Samsung Galaxy S9 to further improve the camera. Among the improvements we find:

  • Increase the bit rate of recorded video by approximately 30%. While that does not correlate with video quality 30% better. It simply means that your videos will be more consistent.
  • Capture images and videos include a higher JPG quality, no recording time limit, and autofocus tracking in all modes.

Here is the Mod Zero Camera configuration screen:

Update ROM: TWRP for OnePlus 6, LineageOS with Android GO and more

Update ROM: TWRP for OnePlus 6, LineageOS with Android GO and more

The modified application offers a number of additional features. The 4 GB video limit is removed and allows you to select your own custom bitrates instead. It also allows you to set a shutter time of more than 10 seconds. If you want to try it all the details you have here .

Pixel Experience for devices compatible with Project Treble

Pixel Experience brings the characteristics of Google Pixel to devices compatible with Project Treble . This ROM can be installed on a Treble compatible device if desired, and will give Pixel a little flavor. It’s called Pixel Experience.

Pixel Experience is a ROM that aims to offer as many functions as possible from Google Pixel to other devices. It is based on a Generic System Image (GSI) and has been created by the XDA member henrique09 . In this video you can see what it offers:

Here you have explained How to install a GSI image and the link of discharge .

Development zone

Join 2.0 brings IFTTT support, predefined remote actions and more . This new update adds support for IFTTT, Note-RED and MQTT. So, for example, you can now activate hundreds of IFTTT services from any device connected to Join. Node-RED is a programming tool that allows you to connect hardware devices, APIs and online services.

João Dias describes Node-RED as the Tasker for Windows, MacOS and Linux, and this new Join update can now trigger any of these automated tasks. It is an app that is available in the Play Store.

To finish Update ROM this week we have: