Sony Xperia Z2 Nougat Custom ROM – LineageOS 14.1

Sony Xperia Z2 Nougat Custom ROM – LineageOS 14.1

Behold the new version of Cyanogen MOD called LineageOS which is 14.1 version. Now this latest version ROM is ported for your Sony Xperia Z2. Smoothness, Less lagging, Better RAM management and better battery backup is the main advantage of this ROM.

 

Sony Xperia Z2 Nougat Custom ROM – LineageOS 14.1

Sony Xperia Z2 Nougat Custom ROM - LineageOS 14.1
Sony Xperia Z2 Nougat Custom ROM – LineageOS 14.1

 

 

ROM Description

ROM Name: Lineage OS

ROM Version: 14.1

ROM OS: Nougat

OS Version: 7.1

ROM Base: AOSP/Xperia Z2 Stock

ROM Kernel: Linux 3.4.10

ROM Status:  Testing

ROM Size: 408 MB

ROM  Language: English/ Multi language supported]

ROM Developer: XDA

 

ROM Features

  • Pre Rooted
  • SuperSU
  • CM Theme Engine
  • New Nougat Icons
  • Better Battery Backup
  • Better Ram Management
  • Better Sound Quality
  • Smooth and Lag free
  • New Status Bar
  • New Notification Drawer LayOut
  • New SystemUI
  • Explore More…

 

Known Bug

  • OTG is not working.
  • Enabling OK Google from any screen cause no audio in calls (Disabling Ok Google from any screen fix it).
  • Call audio over Bluetooth is unstable.
  • Sometime slow charging (Due to heating of device).
  • Adaptive Brightness needs more tuning.

 

ROM Screenshots

 

Disclaimer

Rooting or flashing custom ROM’s results to the void of the warranty of the device. (We) RaphsonBD and its authors will not responsible for bricked devices or any damage which is incurred in the process of flashing custom ROM’s or rooting the device. We highly advice to take a backup of your device prior to performing the process. Please do some research if you have any concerns about features included in this ROM, before flashing it! You are choosing to make these modifications. Nevertheless if you need any help, just comments already. We will always pleased to help you.

 

Requirements

You might need to unlock your phones bootloader, otherwise the custom ROM would not be no use of you. If you haven’t unlocked your Bootloader yet, Click Here to unlock it now.

You must need a Rooted android device and installed Custom recovery to use a Custom ROM 

 

ROM Downloads

To Use Sony Xperia Z2 Nougat Custom ROM – Lineage OS 14.1 Download the ROM file from bellow link

  • Lineage OS 14.1.zip – Download
  • GAAP(Google Application Package) version : 2016 April is installed. If you want the latest GAAP of 2017 then go to Open GAAP, Choose ARM ⇒ 7.1.⇒Stock to nano depending on which you want to use.

 

How to install Custom ROM in Sony Xperia Z2

  1. At first Download the ROM and copy the Lineage OS.zip  file in SD-card.
  2. It’s wise to backup your Current ROM, no matter how confident or experienced you are. So anything happen unpleasant you can retrieve back your old ROM
  3. If you don’t know how to backup ROM using Custom Recovery then Click Here
  4. Then Go to phone’s custom recovery mode. Almost Every phone by pressing Power button + Volume up button all together you can access your phone recovery options. If you don’t know how to go your specific device’s recovery option, just search on google. Here an example: “recovery mode Sony Xperia Z4”
  5. After successfully entering the Custom Recovery Option (CWM/TWRP) first & foremost take a backup up of your current ROM. Select “Backup” 》Select storage 》 backup process may take 5/7 minutes.
  6. Than Wipe DataWipe Cache Partition, Wipe Dalvic Cache (You shall find it in Advanced option).
    After formatting Cache go to Mount and StorageFormat Data, Format System.
  7. Than come back to main menu of CWM/TWRP whichever Custom recovery you’re using.
  8. Just Click install the Lineage OS 14.1.zip  from SDCARD.
  9.  Install GAPPS.
  10. Voila and enjoy the taste Sony Xperia Z2 Nougat Custom ROM – Lineage OS 14.1

 


 

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