LineageOS 15.1 (Android 8.1.0) for the Amazon Fire HD8 2016/2017
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LineageOS is a free, community built, aftermarket firmware distribution of Android, which is designed to increase performance and reliability over stock Android for your device. All the source code for LineageOS is available in the LineageOS Github repo. If you would like to contribute to LineageOS, please visit our Gerrit Code Review.
IMPORTANT NOTES BEFORE INSTALLING THE ROM:
- As usual, you need to be unlocked to install this ROM.
- This ROM is only compatible with the Fire HD8 2017 (douglas) and the Fire HD8 2016 (giza).
- Deep Sleep.
- Hidden SSIDs.
- Hardware decoding.
- [giza] Camera.
- Boot to TWRP.
- Wipe system, cache and userdata.
- Install the ROM zip.
- (OPTIONAL): Flash G-Apps package.
- (OPTIONAL): Flash root (Magisk/SuperSU).
- Wipe Dalvik Cache.
- Reboot and enjoy!
- ROM (Fire HD8 2017 - douglas): lineage-15.1-20220102-UNOFFICIAL-douglas.zip | md5sum: 032b1e9521c7fbcd44b97bc8265c16f1
- ROM (Fire HD8 2016 - giza): lineage-15.1-20220102-UNOFFICIAL-giza.zip | md5sum: 158c039c8fdbbb7258475c9d91857e10
- Open GApps: https://opengapps.org/?arch=arm64&api=8.1&variant=pico
- SPECIAL THANKS to @FreakyyLike for donating me douglas.