Lineage OS 19.1 Custom ROM: Everything We Know So Far
Lineage OS is one of the most popular custom ROM in the world of Android. It’s a vanilla ROM built upon AOSP source code shared by Google. The ROM promises a smooth and fluid experience. The ROM has already been loved by a large number of users. Currently, the Lineage OS 18.1 is the latest ROM build under the name Lineage and it’s based on Android 11. The ROM customize Android devices by tweaking the options or using third-party modules.
What is Lineage OS 19.1?
The next version of Lineage OS could be called Lineage OS 19.1. The latest Custom ROM will likely be built on the Android 12 with the addition of some new features and customizations on their own. It will arrive as a successor to the Lineage OS 18.1.
Now let’s talk about the key features and the expected release date of the official Lineage OS 19.1 in the post.
Lineage OS 19.1 features (Expected)
Talking about the expected features of the upcoming Lineage OS 19.1, the ROM will be built upon the AOSP shared code of Android 12. So it is expected that ROM will carry all the Android 12 features while some extra ROM exclusive features will be also introduced.
The users will be able to further customize the ROM according to their needs using the various modules available on the internet. As it will be built on stock firmware, the Material You feature might not be there, but the ROM developers can introduce it and also, users may get access to the Material You on the Lineage OS 19.1 using the compatible module available.
Compared with the Lineage OS 18.1, the Lineage OS 19.1 will bring huge improvements. Not only in terms of the upgraded Android version but in terms of the features too. The forthcoming ROM will bring features such as system improvements, security and privacy improvements, a complete overhaul of widgets and overall user interface, improved haptic feedback, a new power menu and a new set of customization features.
More details about the added features and improvements can be found as soon as the official ROM is released.
Lineage OS 19.1 release date
- The upcoming Lineage OS 19.1 custom ROM will likely be released in April 2022.
While many of us, including custom ROM enthusiasts, have been awaiting Lineage OS 19.1, no official release date has been announced. The most recent Lineage OS versions, Lineage OS 17.1 and Lineage OS 18.1, were released on April 1st, 2020 and 2021, respectively. They were released with a one-year gap between 17.1 and 18.1. Following that, the upcoming Lineage OS 19.1 based on Android 12 is also expected to be released on or around April 1st, 2022. An official confirmation from the developer’s end can clear up any confusion that has been circulating online.
Except for the Android 12 Beta GSI, there is currently no firmware available for the Android 12-based Lineage OS version. Custom firmware developers will begin pushing updates to their builds once Google releases the stable Android 12 with the AOSP source code. Furthermore, during the initial release days of the Lineage OS 19.1 ROM, only a small number of devices are expected to receive the ROM, and the number of compatible devices will grow over time.
After the release of Lineage OS 19.1, you will be able to download the official Lineage OS version 19.1 from here. Also, as Lineage OS doesn’t ship with Google Apps so you can get Android 12 GApps here.
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