Download and Install Lineage OS on Galaxy J5 Nougat 7.1.1 ROM Home androidnougat galaxyj5 official rom-zip samsung Download and Install Lineage OS on Galaxy J5 Nougat 7.1.1 ROM Phate Holloway January 07, 2017 LineageOSrom.net - Lineage OS 14.1 based on Android 7.1.1 Nougat has been released for the Samsung Galaxy J5 devices. So, if you are tired of waiting for the official Android Nougat update to be released from the Samsung flagship then just install Lineage OS on Galaxy J5 and you will have the chance to get a taste of Android Nougat 7.1.1 features, apps and capabilities. FYI, LineageOS is build with same source as CyanogenMod ROM. Lineage OS ROM is also available for Samsung Galaxy J7. Read this post for detailed information. This Lineage OS for Galaxy J5 ROM is stable and smooth so you won’t have to deal with any software related issues such as bugs, lags, force close errors, screen freeze, battery drain, heating problems, boot loops and so on. Therefore, don’t hesitate to install Lineage OS on Galaxy J5 based on Nougat 7.1.1 OS, without waiting for the OTA notification. Prerequisites This guide will work only with the Samsung Galaxy J5 devices. This means that, do not attempt to flash the ROM which can be found from below with any other different Samsung Galaxy or Android device. For being able to install Nougat 7.1.1 Lineage OS on Samsung Galaxy J5 your smartphone has to be fully rooted and it should run a custom recovery image. We recommend you to use TWRP recovery instead of CWM recovery, Tough it is alright. In order to correctly install this ROM you will need to wipe the data and factory reset your smartphone. This step is included in the tutorial and it means that you will have to backup all your files using cloud storage services, a SD Card or a PC if you want your files to be in save hands. Make sure that your smartphone’s battery charge level is over 20%. This will prevent it from powering down while you’re updating your Samsung Galaxy J5 to Nougat 7.1.1 via Lineage OS ROM. So, Plug in the charger your device if that’s necessary. Then should we start? Let’s go ahead with these steps: 1. Download Nougat 7.1.1 Lineage OS for Samsung Galaxy J5 As mentioned above Android 7.1.1 Nougat is a major update and Lineage Team requires you to be connected to a Wi-Fi network to be able to download the update. Download Lineage OS for Galaxy J5 2. Download Nougat Lineage OS Gapps Since, you are interested to update your Samsung Galaxy J5 to Android 7.1.1 Nougat using a custom ROM as it is Lineage OS ROM you need to download and flash Google Apps in order to be able to use any Google services. Download Nougat Lineage OS Gapps 3. Install Lineage OS on Galaxy J5 How to Install Lineage OS on Galaxy J5? For being able to install Nougat Lineage OS on Galaxy J5 you need to download the required files from above and transfer or save them to your phone’s internal storage. Then, you need to power off your Samsung Galaxy J5 smartphone Good; now boot it into TWRP Recovery mode. Now the first thing you need to do once, you are into TWRP Recovery main menu is to perform a factory / hard reset. From the TWRP main menu tap on the wipe button and select Advanced Wipe. Then select all Dalvik cache, System, Data and Cache options. Next, tap on the install option and just pick the Nougat Lineage OS ROM that you’ve download previous which is saved to your phone’s internal storage and install it. Flash the Lineage Gapps file after the ROM installation has finished using the same options as in the last step from above. Reboot your Samsung Galaxy J5 and enjoy on the Android 7.1.1 Nougat world. If you want to root your Galaxy J5, you can easily activate it natibe root access via developer option. See detailed steps here. Now you know how to install Nougat 7.1.1 Lineage OS on Galaxy J5 using a custom recovery image like TWRP or CWM. In case you need help ask us using the comments section from below. LineageOSrom.net - Drafted. No link currently available. Useless people claiming have the link but none of them are showing. Sorry.