LineageOS is one of the most popular open source operating systems available for android smartphones. According to XDA Forum, LineageOS offers plenty of features on the Redmi Note 5 Pro. The OS also carries a minimum amount of bloatware. It serves as a good alternate for uers who do not like to experience Xiaomi’s MIUI.
After Xiaomi Mi MIX 2, Redmi Note 5 Pro is also getting its first official build of the LineageOS 15.1. It is currently available for downloaded on the official website.Before installing Lineage OS users have to install a TWRP recovery on their smartphone. The download link and instructions are available on XDA Forum.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro comes with a 5.99-inch Full HD+ display offering a resolution of 2160×1080 pixels, and taller 18:9 aspect ratio. The smartphone is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 SoC coupled with either 4GB or 6GB RAM with 64GB standard storage. The Redmi Note 5 Pro also comes with dual rear camera setup comprising of a 12-megapixel and 5-megapixel image sensors. On the front, there is a 20-megapixel selfie camera, which is equipped with an LED flash.
The phone is packed with 4,000mAh battery, and there is also a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor. The phone was originally running on MIUI 9 based on Android Nougat, but the company has rolled put the Android 8.0 Oreo version as well. It is priced at Rs 14,999 and Rs 16,999 for the 4GB and 6GB variant respectively.