Download Lineage OS 14.1 Galaxy Express Nougat 7.1.1 - Good news for Samsung Galaxy Express owner, since a new custom ROM has shown up named Lineage OS 14.1 ROM which is based on Android 7.1.1 Nougat and the ROM has been flashed by many people with various devices out there. If you are curious to know then, by installing Lineage OS 14.1 on Galaxy Express (codenamed: expressltexx), you will be able to get a full experence of all Nougat features, applications and capabilities.

Download Nougat 7.1.1 Lineage OS 14.1 Custom ROM Galaxy Express
You can found download link button of LineageOS 14.1 for Galaxy Express can be found from below but it is required to check some requirements in case you do not want to face with any issue during the installation process.

Requirements and prequisites

This tutorial is supported only with the Samsung Galaxy Express devices. Don aplly these rom and guides onto another devices.

Make sure you’ve rooted and installed TWRP Recovery on your Galaxy Express. You can using other recovery as well, but I prefer TWRP for thr better.

In order to correctly install this Nougat ROM you will need to wipe the data and factory reset your Galaxy Express. This step is included in the guide and it means that you will have to backup all your files using cloud storage services, a SD Card or a PC.

Important to noted: don't back-up and recover your app and data using Titanium Backup app. It will cause serious issue later on.

Make sure that your smartphone’s battery charge level is over 20%. This will prevent it from powering down while you’re upgrade Galaxy Express to Nougat 7.1.1 using Lineage OS ROM.

Done with preliminary task, aren't you? Then, let’s go ahead follow steps from this guide.

1. Download LineageOS 14.1 for Galaxy Exprees Nougat 7.1.1

This is major update, wich is have bigger file to download the rom. You better connected your Galaxy Express to strong and stable WiFi network to be able to download wuthout corrupting the rom file.
Remember to download the latest version if there were newer build of Lineage OS 14.1

2. Donwnload Nougat Lineage 14.1 Gapps

Since, you are interested to update your Galaxy express to Android 7.1.1 Nougat using a custom ROM with LineageOS 14.1 ROM, you also need to download and flash compatible Google Apps in order to be able to use any Google services. If you don't need it, just leave it.
Chose pico arm/arm64 for the smallest package.

3. Installing LineageOS 14.1 on Galaxy Express LTE

As you've been downloaded both the Lineage OS ROM and Lineage Gapps from links above, then transfer them to your phone's internal storage.

Now you need to power off your Samsung Galaxy Express completely, don't enable quick boot.

Next step is to boot it into TWRP Recovery mode. Use the hardware button combination.

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 swipe to the right side to complete the operation.

Next, tap on the install option from the TWRP main menu and just pick the Nougat Lineage OS ROM for Galaxy Express that you’ve downloaded before, which is saved to your phone’s internal storage and install it by swiping to right of the button (swipe to confirm). Wait the procces done. Don't reboot to system yet.

When the Lienage OS custom ROM is successfully installed you can install the Lineage OS Gapps package, right after the custom rom.

In the end, reboot your Galaxy Express to system. It will take some time before it works nornally. Follow the sutup wizard appeared.

Now you're done.

This is easy peasy, isn't it? You already know where you can download Lineage 14.1 for Galaxy Express custom ROM which is based on Nougat 7.1.1 OS and How to install it for you Galaxy Express. For any questions or help use the comments section.
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