Lineage OS 16: Supported Devices, Release Date & Features

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Lineage OS 16: Supported Devices and Release Date
Lineage OS 16: Supported Devices and Release Date

Check out the List Of Android Devices Getting Lineage OS 16 (Android 9.0 Pie) Updated on 9th August 2018. Lineage OS 16.0 is on the process, but it may take some time! [Review:LineageOS Code]

We expect the unofficial builds of Lineage OS 16.0 will be released after the stable version of Android 9.0 Pie. Google Pixel Devices and Essential Phone already got their Android P updates. As per some source, Google will release the Stable Android 9.0 Pie soon for all devices.

The Android device had a lot number of custom ROMS that are available. With the increase in the users using the Android devices, there is also an increase in the number of developers working on the custom ROMs. This post is all about the Lineage OS 16: Supported Devices and Release Date.

The most popular among the custom ROMs is the CyanogenOS that is used by many people and also there were a number of developers working on the OS. Started many years back and attracted many people with its lot of customizations and handy features. CyanogenOS had stopped the service in the year 2016 and will receive no further updates and is permanently closed.

With the close of CyanogenOS, there is a need for another OS that needs to be developed. There came the Lineage OS that came with the base CyanogenOS. After the CyanogenOS developers started moving to the Lineage OS and within no time it gained the popularity of all the users and Developers and the community of this is growing rapidly and is up with constant updates.

Release Date of Lineage OS 16.0

LineageOS 16: Supported Devices and Release Date

Coming to the updates of the Lineage OS the present latest version is 15.1 which is built on Android 8.1 Oreo and this is already installed by many users.

Regarding the future update of the OS, It is expected that the Next version of the OS 16.1 will work on Android P.  We have listed the probable devices which will get the Update of Lineage OS 16 which will be based on Android P 9.0.

We except LineageOS 16 will release its Android P BETA after the stable release. Maybe your device can get Lineage OS 16 in the third quarter of 2018.

  • Android P yet to hit AOSP (expected in October 2018)
  • First LineageOS 16 build may arrive in December 2018

Lineage OS 16.0 Features

  • New Animation/Transition
  • Pixel launcher has been improved
  • Battery saver no longer shows orange warning
  • About phone screen now shows additional info in a popup window.
  • Screenshot button in power menu
  • Text selection zoom (like iOS)
  • Battery saver can now be scheduled.
  • Do Not Disturb has been simplified down to a single mode
  • Volume buttons now control media volume by default
  • Adaptive Brightness is now much more useful as it actually changes the base brightness level.
  • Hotspot can be turned off automatically if no devices are connected.
  • Rotation can be locked to landscape mode.

Let’s check out the [Supported devices Update] List Of Android Devices Getting Lineage OS 16 (Android 9.0 Pie).

List Of Google Devices Getting Lineage OS 16

First, we list the most popular and tech giant Google devices. We can except the update to the following devices.

  • Google Pixel
  • Pixel XL
  • Nexus 5X
  • Nexus 6P
  • Nexus 6

List Of Samsung Devices Getting Lineage OS 16

Samsung is the giant in mobile devices and is used by many people all over the world. with the most people using these devices, we can expect the update to the following devices.

  • S7/S7 Edge
  • S5/ S5 Duos
  • S4/ S4Mini
  • Note 5
  • Note 8
  • A5 2017
  • A7 201
  • A8 2018

List Of Nokia Devices Getting Lineage OS 16

Nokia is known for its constant updates. the best thing people love about Nokia is its updates. The Following devices will get the update

  • Nokia 8
  • Nokia 6 2017
  • Nokia 1
  • Nokia 2
  • Nokia 3
  • Nokia 5.

List Of Motorola Devices Getting Lineage OS 16

The list of devices from Motorola that can expect the Lineage update are

  • Moto G5
  • G5 Plus
  • Moto G4/ G4 Plus,
  • Moto X Play,
  • Moto Z /Z Play
  • Moto G3 Turbo
  • Moto E 2015

List Of LG Devices Getting Lineage OS 16

LG had a bad luck in providing the Lineage Updates. But we can expect for the following devices,

  • G to G6
  • V30 and G7

List Of Sony Devices Getting Lineage OS 16

Sony never backed in terms of updates thought the user base is quite less compared to other manufacturers. The list of devices that we can be expected for the update is,

  • Xperia M
  • Xperia T
  • Xperia XZ
  • Xperia ZR, Z3+, Z5/ Z5 Compact.

List Of HTC Devices Getting Lineage OS 16

HTC is another major manufacturer that can expect the update. The  list of devices that can expect is,

  • HTC One 2014
  • HTC 10
  • HTC M8
  • U11 lineup.

List Of Huawei Devices Getting Lineage OS 16

Huawei with its user growth is increasing the device with the constant updates to the most popular devices. The list devices that can expect the update is,

  • Honor 5X
  • Honor 4X
  • Honor 7X
  • Honor 8
  • Honor 9/ 9i Lite.

List Of Xiaomi Devices Getting Lineage OS 16

We already got Unofficial Lineage OS 16 for Xiaomi Mi 5S & Android P for Mi 5S Plus. The list of device that we expect is,

  • Xiaomi Redmi 1S
  • Redmi Note 3
  • Mi 4
  • Mi Mix
  • Mi5/ 5S/ 5S Plus
  • Redmi Note 4 Plus
  • Redmi Note 5 Pro.

List Of One Plus Devices Getting Lineage OS 16

One plus is the one that had a wide range of the device to get the update. We can expect the update to OnePlus’s entire portfolio of devices except for the One Plus One.

List Of Lenovo Devices Getting Lineage OS 16

Only a few devices of Lenovo are expected to get this update,

  • Lenovo’s Vibe Z2 Pr
  • Zuk Z1
  • P2

Final Words

The above is the list of devices that we can expect to get the update. We have tried our best to get the list of all the devices that are expected.

Are you waiting for the Lineage OS 16 custom ROM? Which device do you own?

Most of the major manufacturers are covered in the list If you think anything is missing let us know below in comments!

For more info, check out the Lineage OS section!