Install Android 9 Pie LineageOS 16.0 on HTC One M8

Finally first unofficial LineageOS 16.0 build now available for HTC One M8. The Lineage OS 16 ROM for HTC M8 is presented by a recognized Developer at XDA ‘bgcngm‘, the ROM packs in all the latest features from Android 9 Pie update so if you own a HTC One M8 then this guide is for you. In this post we’ll guide you through out the process to install Android 9.0 Pie LineageOS 16 ROM on your HTC One M8.

The comes with mid range hardware but quite capable of running latest Android OS update smoothly, thanks to the LineageOS stock Android UI. The stock Android Pie ROM for HTC One M8 is pretty stable and most of the features are working flawlessly, if you are interested to flash Android Pie ROM on your device then just follow the instructions below to download and install Android Pie LineageOS 16 ROM on HTC One M8.


HTC One M8 ROM: Features

Once you install the Android 9.0 Pie on your device, you’ll be able to access the Swipe Gesture navigation, Rotation suggestion, Adaptive Battery and Adaptive Brightness. Other goodies include Smart replies, Text selection, App actions, Redesigned Quick Setting tiles and Notification Panel, Redesigned Volume Options and lot more.

Note: Check the official XDA page to see more details about the ROM. Below are the screenshots from the ROM.

What’s working :

  • WiFi
  • Bluetooth
  • NFC
  • Camera (including video recording)
  • FM Radio
  • Telephony (Calls, MMS/SMS and Mobile data)
  • Audio (Record and Playback)
  • Video Playback
  • Sensors
  • GPS

Known issues :

  • ANT+ (still not brought up)
  • MHL

Download LineageOS 16 ROM for HTC One M8

Bootloader on your device must be unlocked. Follow the official bootloader unlock process.

Once done with the bootloader unlock, download TWRP recovery for HTC One M8 here and then for the flashing process follow instruction over here.

Now it seems you are all set for the installation process.


First download the LineageOS 16 ROM for HTC One M8. Link

Download Android Pie Google Apps (gapps). Link

Process to install Android 9.0 Pie LineageOS 16 ROM on HTC One M8

We recommend you to make a Nandroid back up before heading to the installation process. Here is the guide to make a nandroid backup it right away.

Once done with the backup thing, now here is the final most interesting and easy process, we have made each separate for your ease, just follow these instruction to flash Android Pie custom ROM on HTC One M8 right away.

That’s it! Enjoy the latest OS update on your device. If you have any query feel free to contact us right away by just typing your comment in the section provided below.

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