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By acervenky, Senior Member on 25th August 2019, 05:07 PM
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Announcement from acervenky: Quax Kernel for Redmi K20 Pro
Disclaimer :
Code:
* I'm not responsible for bricked devices, dead SD cards, thermonuclear war, or you getting fired because the alarm app failed (like it did for me...). 
* YOU are choosing to make these modifications, and if you point the finger at me for messing up your device, I will laugh at you. 
* Your warranty will be void if you tamper with any part of your device / software.
This is based on Xiaomi Open Source Kernel Code - 4.14.83
Very close to stock kernel with minimal changes, more features will be added soon.

Features :
  • GPU Additional Frequencies - 180MHz,675MHz,735MHz,800MHz
  • Adrenoboost
  • USB Force Fast Charge (Disabled by default)
  • LZ4 Compression
  • FS fsync toggle on/off
  • Nap Low Power State Enabled For Adreno 640
  • Maple IO Scheduler
  • SLIMbus OC
  • Min brightness option
  • GPU Idle Timeout 64s
  • SafetyNet Passed
  • Pre-rooted with Magisk
  • And many more improvements, check commits!

Download [Stock] : Releases
Download [AOSP/LOS] : Test Version

Youtube [Benchmark] :


Youtube [Instructions] :


Changelog :
v2 : #38
v2.1 : #48
v2.2 : #90
v2.3 : #150
v2.4 : #150

Donations :
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Donators :
Mohdan99
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Benchmarks and FAQs on Post #2

Special thanks to mslezak for his guide located here.

Telegram for kernel related discussion and test versions : QuaxKernel

Regards,
acervenky


XDA:DevDB Information
Quax, Kernel for the Redmi K20 Pro

Contributors
acervenky
Source Code: https://github.com/acervenky/raphaelquax/

Kernel Special Features:

Version Information
Status: Beta
Current Beta Version: 2.3
Beta Release Date: 2019-09-15

Created 2019-08-25
Last Updated 2019-09-15
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25th August 2019, 05:10 PM |#2  
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Steps To Convert Cache & Data To F2FS :
  1. Flash TWRP with F2FS Support
  2. Flash latest Quax release
  3. Flash raphael_patch (attached on v2.4 git)
  4. Convert cache to F2FS by selecting Wipe->Advanced Wipe->Select Cache->Repair Or Change File System->Change File System->F2FS
  5. Repeat the same process on data partition
  6. Factory Reset
  7. Reboot
FAQs :

Q. How to install the kernel?
A. Flash on stock kernel using TWRP, Wipe Cache & Reboot [Do not dirty flash on any other custom kernel]

Q. How to roll back to stock kernel?
A. Backup your kernel before flashing this, if you feel like going back to stock, just restore it via TWRP.

Q. I'm having bootloop, what should I do?
A. You will face some bootloops on first installation, it'll boot in some time.

Q. Do I need to flash Magisk after flashing this kernel?
A. No, this kernel is already patched with magisk.

Q. How to use profiles?
A. Download the profiles, and import them on Smartpack Kernel Manager. To apply tap on profile name and apply!

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How to install

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and how to remove it if an error occurs
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Hope there will be more custom kernel that unleash redmi k20 pro maximum performance
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Does it harm my machine after installing it ??
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Quote:
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How to install

---------- Post added at 04:17 PM ---------- Previous post was at 04:16 PM ----------

and how to remove it if an error occurs

Backup your boot partition and then flash this via TWRP.

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Does it harm my machine after installing it ??

No.

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Hope there will be more custom kernel that unleash redmi k20 pro maximum performance

Yes, hope so

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can you guide me to install in twrp with img file
can you guide me to install in twrp with img file
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Quote:
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Q. How to roll back to stock kernel?
A. Backup your kernel before flashing this, if you feel like going back to stock, just restore it via TWRP.

dirty flash current ROM from above?
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Quote:
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dirty flash current ROM from above?

This is a kernel, not a rom!

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Quote:
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This is a kernel, not a rom!

yeah, I know. then you will add different features, init.something.rc will appear that will be put in the system and that will remain when the boot.img backup is restored.
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