How to Update Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 to Android 8.0 Oreo
For some reasons Samsung couldn’t take off their hands from Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 completely. Some models received the Android 7.0 update, and others not. In this tutorial, we’ll help you to update your Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 to Android 8.0 Oreo using the LineageOS 15.0. That means, you can enjoy the latest features, user-interface, and applications. Basically, the LineageOS 15.0 is a custom ROM that has tons of useful features, and functionalities over a stock ROM (native).
These days, it is quite common to replace the stock ROM with custom one. If you wish to have a latest Android operating system, then we recommend you to hook with a custom Rom, and LineageOS would be the best to choose. This custom ROM is stable, fast, and has many new features that we don’t get in the stock operating system.
With this Rom, it becomes easy to update Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 to Android 8.0 Oreo, and relatively, other smart phones. Before you move further, we want you to know that this is not the official release of LineageOS. Instead, it is a custom Rom, distributed by LuK1337, who is a senior member in XDA forum. Who has managed to port this Rom for Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0, and made this update possible.
If you wish to proceed further, we should discuss some risks for the same. Since this is not the official one, you might face some minor issue (or not). And it also voids the warranty of the device because it replaces the stock firmware/recovery with custom ROM/recovery. So, be sure about these actions. Basically, it does not include risk. The process is completely safe, and the ROM is stable, and fast. Nevertheless, we highly recommend you to back up all the things that are important to you.
- Turn off your phone.
- Get into the recovery mode. Press and hold Power, Home, and Volume up buttons at once for some time to enter into recovery mode.
- Perform following action:
- For CWM or stock recovery: select ‘wipe data/ factory reset’and perform it.
- For TWRP: select ‘wipe’ option and perform it.
- Now, reboot the phone.
That should rectify such issues. Now, you have successfully updated your Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 to Android 8.0 Oreo with the help of a custom Rom.
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