How to Install/Get Android 8.0 Oreo on Any Android Devices (ROOT and OTA Updates)
Installing Android 8.0 on Smartphones Officially using OTA update.
If you have an Android smartphone (Samsung S, Note Series, Sony X, Y, Z Series, Tecno Camon X and X pro Series ZTE Blade Series, Motorola Z2 Series, Nokia 6, 7, 8 Series) you can install fastest, more powerful and sweetest android ever (Android 8 Oreo). The way to find out that you have the official update.
Go to Device’s Settings;
About Phone > System Update;
Check for Update. The update should start downloading. The device will automatically flash and reboot into the New Android 8.0 Oreo.
Enjoy the wonderful Android 8.0 Oreo for its new features and powerful functions.
Installing Android 8.0 on Android Devices via Rooting
For those devices will not receive the OTA updates like Samsung Galaxy S6 you may need to turn to custom ROMs like Lineage OS to manually install the Android 8.0 Oreo. But first, you need to put the phone into developer mode
Enter a developer Mode
It’s now time to become a developer and thankfully, your phone won’t notice if you’re lying. Navigate to the “about phone” section and scroll down to where the “build number” is listed. Click this box seven times and you will magically “become a developer”.
With these powers bestowed, a new option called “developer options” pops up on the previous menu. Click into that.
Steps for Install Android 8.0 Oreo
- Download the proper ROM for your model of the device.
Make sure that the custom ROM is compatible with your device. List of Available LineageOS 15 ROM based on Android Oreo ROMs for all devices.
Root your Android with KingoRoot
To flash the Oreo ROM, first, you need to root your Android devices. KingoRoot provides both KingoRoot on Windows (PC Version) and KingoRoot APK root tool, which offers the easiest and best-rooting experience for your Android. Rooting tutorial please refer to
Install/Flash the Android 8.0 ROM
Since your Android device has been rooted, now you need to flash through the recovery. In case you need to restore factory settings when installing the custom ROM, it’s wise to also install a custom recovery tool. The best one’s TWRP Recovery.
- Boot into Recovery by holding Vol Down + Power for 5 seconds.
- Go ahead and select “Install”
- Select the downloaded Oreo ROM from SD card file and proceed to flash the zip
- After the install is complete, back and clear your cache.
Once you have finished installing the custom ROM, you are available to enjoy the new features and the new function of Android 8.0 Oreo without buying a Google Pixel or Nexus.