Unofficial LineageOS 17 brings Android 10 to the Realme X

Unofficial LineageOS 17 brings Android 10 to the Realme X

Back in July this year, Realme launched the Realme X in India and the mid-range device was received quite well. In a bid to make the device more attractive to buyers, the company then shipped units to custom ROM and kernel developers. Thanks to Realme’s proactive support, we saw the prompt release of a LineageOS 16 ROM and unofficial TWRP custom recovery for the device. Third-party development for the device has been on high-gear ever since. In our last development update for the device, we covered the first custom kernel for the device and 5 new custom ROMs based on Android 9 Pie. Now, developers have released an unofficial build of LineageOS 17 for the device, giving users a chance to experience Android 10 before the official ColorOS 7 release.

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The unofficial LineageOS 17 ROM for the Realme X offers a stock Android experience with plenty of customization options. The new ROM is perfect for those of you who aren’t huge fans of ColorOS and would much rather run stock Android on your device. You can flash LineageOS 17 on your Realme X by following the link below, but do note that since this is the first release you might encounter some unwanted bugs.

Unofficial LineageOS 17 based on Android 10 for the Realme X

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Pranob Mehrotra
Pranob Mehrotra

A Literature and Linguistics graduate with a keen interest in everything Android. When not writing about tech, Pranob spends most of his time either playing League of Legends or lurking on Reddit.