[Custom Rom] How to Install (CM 14.1) Lineage OS on Redmi 2

Lineage os comes to many devices as expected,Since from the demise of Cyanogenmod developers are keenly working on developing Lineage OS for devices running on CM 13 and above.By the chance Redmi 2 recnetly got the update from Lineage OS.

If you don’t know about the Lineage Os,You can read it from our previous post.

Xiaomi is one of high performance device which likely to get new updates soon,Many rom have been coming up of xiaomi devices due to high quality specification with affordable prices.

As mentioned earlier many devices are getting lineage update for their devices,This post is for Xiaomi Redmi 2.You can check out whether your phone will be update to Lineage OS.

Before getting up make sure you have rooted your Redmi 2.In case you havent rooted,Please root it from our guide.

Root and install TWRP on Xiaomi Redmi 2

Pre requirements to Install Lineage OS on Redmi 2

1.Download Lineage OS for Redmi 2

2.Download Lineage os gapps for Redmi 2

3.Backup your apps and contacts

once you have downloaded the above files,you are ready to flash Lineage os on redmi 2.

Steps to Install Lineage Os On redmi 2

1.once you download the above files.Make sure you have back up your applications and contacts or messages. Since flashing the ROM everything will be erased.

2.Make sure you have above 50% of charge

3.Power off your phone.Hold volume down and Power button, to go into recovery.

4. When you boot to recovery.Do a nandroid backup.IT would take around 15mins.

5.After backup.Goto clear data.Swipe to do the wipe data and cache

6.Now  find the downloaded Lineage os rom for redmi2.zip

7.After flashing the ROM again do the Wipe cache and data

8.click reboot.The first boot takes more than 15mins. Kindly don’t panic

9.After reboot.Power off and boot to recovery and locate the downloaded Lineage gapps and swipe to flash it

10.Now reboot the device

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After it reboot setup your  Google account. That’s it you have installed Lineage os on redmi 2

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