If you feel bored with the stock Android version on your phone, Through this post, you can download and install LineageOS 16.0 on Huawei Honor 5X easily using TWRP recovery.
Huawei launches the Huawei Honor 5X in October 2015, The device powered by Octa-core 4×1.2 GHz & 4×1.5 GHz Qualcomm MSM8939v2 Snapdragon 616 chipset, the device has 3 GB RAM and 16 GB ROM, up to 256 GB via microSD. Huawei Honor 5X comes with camera 5 MP in front & 13 MP in back.
Huawei Honor 5X offers a 5.50-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels, The Huawei Honor 5X Run EMUI 4.0 based on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow and comes in 3 Colors (White, Black, Gold). and powered by Non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery. The Huawei Honor 5X Price is about 180 EURO.
Read Before You Proceed: 1-We huaweiflash.com & the developers are not to be held responsible if you damage or brick your device. 2-If you decide to install custom ROM, you would want to make a back-up of all your data. 3-This custom ROM is only for your Huawei Honor 5X device, We highly recommend not trying this custom ROM on any other device.
Download and Install LineageOS 16.0 on Huawei Honor 5X:
- Charge your device 60-70% to avoid any interruptions during the installation
- Install Huawei Honor 5X USB Driver: Download link
- TWRP recovery installed in your Huawei: Download link
- Download Huawei Honor 5X LineageOS 16.0: Download link
- Download Gapps file for your Huawei Honor 5X: Download link
1- Copy the LineageOS 16.0 ROM and Google Apps zip files in the phone’s storage or SD card.
2- Boot your Huawei Honor 5X into TWRP recovery
- Power OFF your Huawei mobile completely.
- Press and hold the Volume UP and Power button simultaneously for a few seconds.
3- In the TWRP recovery menu tab on Wipe ==> Advanced Wipe ==> and Check: Dalvik, Cache, Data, and System, and swipe to confirm Wiping.
4- Go back to the main menu and tap on Install ==> locate the LineageOS 16.0 zip file and select it.
5- Tap on Add more ZIPs ==> select the GApps ZIP file. and Finally, swipe to confirm the installation process. and Wait for the process to complete and reboot your phone.
6- That’s all! You have now flashed the LineageOS 16.0 on Huawei Honor 5X.