Android Nougat based LineageOS ROM now available for YU Yunique (YU4711, jalebi)

YU Yunique: LineageOS ROM based on Android Nougat (7.1.1.) now available for download

Android Nougat based LineageOS ROM now available for YU Yunique (YU4711, jalebi)
Android Nougat based LineageOS for YU Yunique
Yunique the most affordable 4G device from YU launched back in 2015 is still waiting for an official pure Android based Marshmallow update. However folks at LineageOS has released more recent version of the Android for Yunique users. The custom ROM based on latest Android Nougat is now available for download on LineageOS website. An experimental version was released on 2nd February after which an upgraded nightly was released. At time of writing this post most recent version available is dated 13th February. More nightlies and then a stable version is expected soon.

LineageOS is the continuation of the CyanogenMod most popular custom Android based ROM. LineageOS was launched by members of the CyanogenMod team after Cyanogen Inc. was abruptly shut down due to internal conflict among the owners on 31st December, 2016. LineageOS was established on the same principle that made CyanogenMod so popular, customization. It uses many of the design principle used by the CM Team and improves upon it to give users more control on how to run  their smartphone and so far they have been doing a very good job. 

To install the new LineageOS on your Yunique you will need the following:


You will need to follow the same procedure as CM to install LineageOS. You can find step by step guide for installing a custom ROM on Yunique here

If you're uncomfortable installing a nightly on your device the stable build of YUOS based on Marshamllow is now available from YU for Yunique. You can follow the below steps to download and install YUOS on your device instead: 

Also note that since Yunique Plus has the same kernel same procedure as mentioned above can be applied to install YUOS or LineageOS on Yunique Plus as well.



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