XIAOMI MI A1 Posts on XDA

Resurrection Remix 8.5.7 based on Android 10 is now available for several Xiaomi, OnePlus, Samsung, and Google devices

If you consider yourself a true flashaholic, then the name "Resurrection Remix" should ring a bell. The custom ROM is known for its style and customizability, while its foundation is based on bits and pieces from LineageOS, Pixel Experience, and OmniROM. The developers started rebasing the project on top of Android 10 a few months...

Descendant X custom ROM for the Xiaomi Mi A1 and Mi 9 adds “Guardia,” a background permission monitor

The open, no-walled-garden design of Android gives users the freedom of customization. Thanks to the vibrant aftermarket development community, Android users can enjoy plenty of features that are otherwise not implemented by Google or OEMs. Take the example of Android's new advanced permission management control system called Permissions Hub— something that was present in early...

LineageOS 17.1 adds support for the Xiaomi Mi A1 and Samsung Galaxy J7 2015, drops support for the Realme 3 Pro

After dealing with a security breach early this year in May, the LineageOS team finally got back on track with LineageOS 17.1 releases for new devices last month. The team added support for 5 Motorola devices and 5 Xiaomi devices, including the Moto G 2015, Xiaomi Mi 5, Moto G4 Play, Xiaomi Mi Mix, and...

Android 10 custom ROMs are here for the Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Pro, Mi A1, and Google Nexus 5X

The Android 10 party is underway here at XDA-Developers, and everyone is invited. If you own a current-generation device like the Google Pixel, the Essential Phone, the Xiaomi Redmi K20 Pro, the OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7 Pro, you can already try out builds that have been officially released by the OEM. If you use...

Xiaomi Mi A1 gets support for LineageOS 16 based on Android Pie

LineageOS, which has evolved out of CyanogenMod, is among the most prominent custom ROMs. It was recently incremented to Android 9 Pie and at that time, supported a long list of smartphones from a host of manufacturers like Google, OnePlus, Huawei, Motorola, Samsung, Xiaomi etc. Developers are working tirelessly to bring official LineageOS 16 support...

[Update: More Devices] Paranoid Android gets new features on the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro, Essential Phone, and several Sony phones

After a bit of development hiatus after the release of their Android Oreo builds, Paranoid Android announced their return with the release of Android Pie ROMs. Supported devices for the initial release included the Xiaomi POCOF1, Xiaomi Mi 8, Xiaomi Mi 6, Xiaomi Mi 5 and Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S, with beta releases for the...

[Update: Stable Pie update rolling out] Xiaomi Mi A1 is getting an Android Pie beta

The Xiaomi Mi A1 is the company's first foray into the Android One program. We felt the combination of Xiaomi's hardware and Google's Android One software was a "delight" and it provided customers an affordable smartphone with a stock Android experience. Owners have been anxiously awaiting the arrival of the Android Pie OTA update, but...

Kernel source code for the Xiaomi Mi A1’s Android Pie release is available

While Android Pie was officially released earlier this year it has taken some smartphone OEMs a bit of time to get the update pushed out to some of their devices. With the Mi A2 receiving priority since it is newer, that left those who owned the Xiaomi Mi A1 wondering how long it would take...

Xiaomi Mi A1 and Redmi 5’s latest updates bring Dual 4G VoLTE support

The Xiaomi Redmi 5 was launched early this year in India, taking its place as Xiaomi's budget offering. The device was well received by its target audience, allowing Xiaomi to retain its top spot in India in Q2 2018. Similarly, the Xiaomi Mi A1 was launched over a year ago in India, and has been...

Xiaomi Mi A1 gets an Android Pie-based LineageOS 16 ROM with Linux kernel 4.9

There has yet to be an official build of LineageOS 16 released yet, but the team has been incredibly hard at work to bring everything up. This has led to some devices getting unofficial ports of early LOS 16 builds and the Xiaomi Mi A1 has been one which has been lucky enough to receive...

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro & Xiaomi Mi A1 get a taste of Android Pie

Android Pie's source code was uploaded to AOSP last week after the roll-out of official updates for the Google Pixel/XL and the Google Pixel 2/XL. It meant that the development community could now start its work on porting Android Pie to third-party devices. Users can of course choose to wait for official updates, but that's...

Download the best Google Camera port for your Android device

One of the best developments in the Android community in recent years has been Google Camera ports. The Google Pixel's picture-taking ability is spectacular, even though the camera hardware may be better on other devices. A lot of the Google Pixel's photo magic comes from the Google Camera app. Features like HDR+ and portrait mode...