LineageOS is a free, community built, aftermarket firmware distribution of Android 9.0 (pie), which is designed to increase performance and reliability over stock Android for your device.
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All the source code for LineageOS is available in the LineageOS Github repo. And if you would like to contribute to LineageOS, please visit Gerrit Code Review.
- Mobile data
- OpenMAX (hardware encoding/decoding)
- Camera (photos + recording)
- Double tap to wake
- Always on display
Bugs and problems
- Hardware composer is disabled for now
- Selinux is in permissive mode
- Battery life could be a bit better
- Could be more, read the thread
Galaxy A5 (2017) and Galaxy A7 (2017). Dual SIM is also supported.
All variants should be working but only A520F and A720F are well tested since the developers have them.
How to install
- Make sure you had Samsung's Oreo firmware bootloader and modem before installing this
- Make sure you are using the latest official TWRP version.
- Download the lineage build and google apps
- Copy them to the phone
- In TWRP wipe dalvik/cache/system/data
- Flash LineageOS
- Flash Gapps
- Optional: Flash root package
For flashing new builds, it's okay to dirty flash.
ROM: get.mcfy.fr | androidfilehost | changelog
Gapps (ARM64 9.0): http://opengapps.org
Root addon (arm64): https://download.lineageos.org/extras
Huge thanks to @RaymanFX and @forkbomb444 for making lineage for A5|7 even possible and many of the works and fixes found in this rom are actually done by them.
And also huge thanks to the LineageOS Team and the rest of the exynos developer community for continuous work, help and support.
Lastly, thanks @McFy for the server.
[ROM][A5|7 2017] LineageOS 16.0 Alpha, ROM for the Samsung Galaxy A Series 2017 A3, A5, A7
Option58, RaymanFX, forkbomb444
Source Code: https://github.com/LineageOS/android..._universal7880
ROM OS Version: 9.x Pie
ROM Kernel: Linux 3.x
ROM Firmware Required: Samsung oreo firmware
Last Updated 2019-05-11