I didn't try pixel, I tried unofficial octavia,arrow,lineage. official aosp, it works.
I'm not responsible for whatever damage this could possibly cause to your device.
Before Starting Make Sure You Treble Your Device By This Guide here
If you appreciate the work i have done, and want me to continue working on this projet, Feel free to buy me a cup of coffee @paypal
Introducing Quack Vendor For Galaxy A8/A8+ 2018 ONLY FOR A530F/A530W/A730F
Some information you should know..
Full TREBLE Documentation here : https://source.android.com/devices/architecture
Generic System Image (GSI) Documentation here : https://source.android.com/setup/build/gsi
After a battle that took months on end, we have finally Stabled - Vendor Quack for our beloved Galaxy A8/A8+. Ive taken my time With this project and spent more time trying to improve the experience as much as possible.
GSIs are not the most stable and many users prove they are unable to read. they just want ready stuff. with this project that is not the case. if you skip the instructions/F.A.Qs and notes, dont bother installing this project as you probably wont be able to get it running.
Our device don't have Official ANDROID 10 Support, So this is first ever ANDROID 10 implementation to support AOSP GSI's. This is a fully featured System-as-Root VENDOR and KERNEL designed for this device to support ANDROID 10. Changelog listed below !
- VENDOR FEATURES:
- STEPS FOR INSTALLING TREBLE VENDOR:
- Wi-Fi & Hotspot
- Telephony & Ril (Mobile Data, Calls, SMS, MMS)
- All Sensors
- STEPS FOR INSTALLING GSIs:
- Make Sure You Treble Your Device By This Guide here
- Boot into Twrp recovery
- Wipe System, Data, Dalvik and Vendor.
- Select Vendor_Quack.zip
- STEPS FOR INSTALLING GAPPS
- Download the desired GSI (it MUST be A/B_arm64 Variant)
- unpack it if it wasn't in .IMG format
- Go to TWRP , Install , Install IMAGE
- Pick your GSI and select SYSTEM IMAGE
- Reboot to System
- KNOWN BUGS:
- Download the appropriate opengapps
- Go to TWRP , Install
- Pick your OpenGapps.zip
- Reboot to System
- @TaifAljaloo , @somadsul and @soulr344 for tons of contribution on this project
Downloads. Changelogs , F.A.Qs below
Vendor Quack For Galaxy A8/A8+ 2018, ROM for the Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018)
Kernel Sources: https://github.com/prashantpaddune/android_kernel_samsung_jackpotlte
ROM OS Version: Android 10
ROM Kernel: Linux 4.x
Current Stable Version: v2.5
Current Beta Version: V1
Last Updated 2020-10-06
Gsi's are fairly stable, however I had an issue where my phone would boot up and go back to the boot logo and get stuck there, so I decided revert to the stock rom.