Android updates are changing, and now, It seems that some manufacturers are trying harder to adapt the new versions of Android to more terminals, however, there are some smartphones that do not have the same luck.
However, if there is one thing that has not changed in all these years, it is that many developers keep creating custom ROMs for some devices, whether they are up-to-date or not, which offers us users great possibilities.
LineageOS, which came to replace the mythical CyanogenMod, has just made the arrival of its version 16.0 official to 30 new devices, among which we can find, above all, terminals with a relative age.
Lineage OS 16.0 reaches 30 new terminals
Lineage OS 16.0 is a ROM with Pure Android and very interesting additions, based on Android 9.0 Pie, that has just officially arrived at 30 new relatively old terminals, to which the latest version of Android is going to feel like a breath of fresh air.
- Google Nexus 6: shamu
- Huawei Honor View 10: berkeley
- Huawei P20 Pro: charlotte
- LeEco Le Pro3 (Elite): zl1
- LeEco Le Max2: x2
- Motorola Moto Z2 Force: nash
- Motorola Moto X4: payton
- Motorola Moto Z: griffin
- OnePlus One: bacon
- OnePlus 2: oneplus2
- OnePlus 3 / 3T: oneplus3
- OnePlus 5: cheeseburger
- OnePlus 5T: dumpling
- Oppo Find 7: find7
- Samsung Galaxy S5 LTE (G900AZ / F / M / R4 / R7 / T / V / W8, S902L): klte
- Samsung Galaxy S5 Active: klteactivexx
- Samsung Galaxy S5 LTE (G9006V / 8V): kltechn
- Samsung Galaxy S5 LTE Duos (G9006W / 8W): kltechnduo
- Samsung Galaxy S5 LTE Duos (G900FD / MD): klteduos
- Samsung Galaxy S5 LTE (G900I / P): kltedv
- Samsung Galaxy S5 LTE (SCL23): kltekdi
- Samsung Galaxy S5 LTE (G900K / L / S): kltekor
- Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 Wi-Fi (2016): gts28vewifi
- Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7 Wi-Fi (2016): gts210vewifi
- Sony Xperia XA2: pioneer
- Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra: discovery
- Xiaomi Mi MIX 2S: polaris
- Xiaomi Mi Note 3: jason
- Xiaomi Poco F1: beryllium
- ZUK Z1: ham
You can download the corresponding version for your terminal on its official website, And if you have a terminal from the list – except for the Xiaomi Mi MIX 2S and the Pocophone F1, which are more recent – maybe this ROM with Android 9.0 Pie be a good solution to update shortage suffered by the vast majority of listed smartphones.