How to Install Lineage OS 15.1 On Samsung Galaxy A3 2017
Samsung revised the existing device with many hardware and software upgrades and finally brought the Samsung Galaxy A3 2017. This revised edition has splendid battery life, elegant looks, and good enough specification. To make it more productive and useful, you can try installing a custom firmware. And the Lineage OS 15.1 in best in class when it comes to custom ROMs. In this tutorial, we’ll detail on how you can install the latest version of the Lineage OS on your Samsung Galaxy A3 2017. In comparison to stock firmware, this custom firmware has tons of advantages.
Currently, the Lineage OS is one of the most popular custom ROMs available for Android phones. It has both, solid performance and stability. Additionally, it severs plenty of customization options to configure your phone smartly and give it a personal touch. There are several features that you won’t find on any other custom ROM. However, currently, Lineage OS doesn’t support Samsung Galaxy A3 2017 officially. That means you might face some issues while using this custom firmware. As per the developer’s information, this Rom has issues with NFC, Finger Print Sensor, WIFI direct and WIFI tethering functionalities.
Except for these features, other things seem to work normally. We can expect these issues to be rectified future updates. This custom ROM is developed and distributed by the third-party team. And it has no relation to the Samsung and Google. That means the warranty of the device is going to void. You must aware yourself that installing this custom firmware on Samsung Galaxy A3 2017 will void the warranty of the phone. Thus, you should be very careful about your actions. Though we detail each and everything related to this installation process, you must create a backup of your phone.
Regardless of the phone, there are tons of applications that do this pretty well. Or, simply use the inbuilt application to back up your Galaxy A3 before installing the Lineage OS 15.1 custom Rom. The application called Smart Switch comes pre-installed on Samsung devices. Perhaps, you haven’t used this application yet even when it is there already. This application makes the backup process much easier. You can sync/backup data between different devices on-the-go. Or you can follow Android backup guide/solutions to carry out this task. In order to flash this custom firmware on your phone, there are some things you must prepare.