Android Oreo 8.1 ROM, LineageOS 15.1 for Pixel C has now arrived via an UNOFFICIAL build. If you want the OFFICIAL LineageOS update or some more Android Oreo ROMs then stay tuned to the LineageOS 15 page or the AOSP Android Oreo devices list page. This LineageOS 15.1 for Pixel C (dragon) is brought to you by developer followmsi.
DISCLAIMER: THIS IS A BETA ROM AND MAY HAVE VERY MINOR BUGS. HAVE A BACKUP BEFORE FLASHING THIS LINEAGEOS ROM AND TRY AT YOUR OWN RISK. Installing a custom ROM on a Pixel C (dragon) requires the bootloader to be unlocked on the Pixel C (dragon) phone, which may VOID your warranty and may delete all your data. Before proceeding further you may consider backup all data on the phone. You are the only person doing changes to your phone and I cannot be held responsible for the mistakes done by you.
Status of LineageOS 15.1 for Pixel C Oreo 8.1 Custom ROM:
– No such known issues
REQUIRED LINKS AND FILES FOR LineageOS 15.1 for Pixel C OREO CUSTOM ROM:
Root binary is NOT inbuilt in LineageOS 15.1, so you may need a separate SuperSu package or LineageOS su binary to install to gain ROOT access. Here is LineageOS 15.1 Rooting guide
If there is no in-built ROOT or it does not work for some reason then you can try SuperSU rooting guide to enable ROOT access.
HOW TO INSTALL/DOWNLOAD/FLASH/UPDATE LineageOS 15.1 FOR Pixel C OREO CUSTOM ROM:
Follow this if you are flashing LineageOS 15.1 for Pixel C for the first time, or coming from another ROM:
Points to NOTE:
– Try to avoid restoring apps backup using Titanium Backup. It may break things up.
– Don’t restore system data using Titanium Backup! It will definitely break the current installation.
– It is also discouraged to Restoring Apps + Data using Titanium Backup.
Download and Copy the GApps and LineageOS 15.1 for Pixel C Oreo ROM ZIP to your phone.
Boot into Recovery. Make sure to have a Custom recovery like CWM or TWRP or any other custom recovery. If not then follow the Custom Recovery Installation Guide for Pixel C (it’s a generic guide which will work for TWRP as well as CWM recovery or any other recovery)
Complete the initial setup and enjoy Android Oreo 8.1 with LineageOS 15.1 for Pixel C. After the installation of LineageOS 15.1 for Pixel C you may want to enable ROOT access on your phone and here is how you can do that: How to ROOT for LineageOS 15.1.
Stay tuned or Subscribe to the Pixel C (dragon) forum For other Android Oreo, Nougat ROMs, LineageOS 15.1 ROMs, other ROMs and all other device specific topics.
If you have found any BUG or any issues with the ROM , then following is the development thread at XDA.