Hello, everyone! It’s been a while and I’m pretty sure you’re already very excited after reading the post title. Yes, you can now install and try the latest Android 8 on your Redmi 4x. Remember that before installing any of the following ROM version, you must first unlock the bootloader and flash TWRP Custom Recovery on your device.

Android 8 Beta ROMs for Xiaomi Redmi 4X (santoni)

The latest Android 8 Oreo Custom ROMs for Redmi 4X are still in early development stage and have a “Beta” status. You can already use these ROMs as an everyday ROM but should be aware that some random bugs might occur.

NitrogenOS 8.1 Oreo for Redmi 4X

Developed by Nikesh001

Download link | Latest Gapps 8.1

Additionally, you can download and use custom kernel from Gzosp ROM, which is currently the best one for Android Oreo: Espionage_3.18.92_For_Android_O_XR4X.zip

How to install NitrogenOS Oreo?

  1. Download the latest NitrogenOS ROM version for Redmi 4X and Gapps (optionally).
  2. Boot into TWRP Custom Recovery and proceed with required wipes (wipe Data, Cache, System and cache/dalvik partitions).
  3. Go to “Install” menu, locate downloaded ROM and put Gapps in the line as well.
  4. Wait until installation is completed.

In some cases, it’s required to format Data (happens if your device gets encrypted), so it’s recommended to backup personal data (photography, music and contacts) to external SD card.

LineageOS 15.1 Oreo 8.1 for Redmi 4X

Developed by Dreamstar | XDA Thread

Download ROM: Android Filehost

How to install LineageOS 15.1?

TWRP 3.2.x.x is required!

  1. Wipe the following partitions: Data, System, Cache, Dalvik/ART Cache.
  2. Go to install menu and select LineageOS ROM .zip archive. Optionally add Gapps and SuperSU to enable root.
  3. Wait until installation is completed.
  4. Reboot into system.

Ground Zero Roms Project Oreo 8.1 for Redmi 4X

Developed by TeamGhost | Source link

Download ROM: Sourceforge

How to install Ground Zero Roms Project Oreo?

TWRP 3.2.x.x is required!

  1. Wipe the following partitions: Data, System, Cache, Dalvik/ART Cache.
  2. Go to install menu and select Ground Zero Roms Project Oreo 8.1 ROM .zip archive. Optionally add Gapps and SuperSU to enable root.
  3. Wait until installation is completed.
  4. Reboot into system.

AospExtended v5.1 Android 8.1.0 for Redmi 4X

Developed by Sahroni_AL_Dika | Source link

Download ROM: Google Drive

How to install AospExtended v5.1 Android 8?

TWRP 3.2.x.x is required!

  1. Wipe the following partitions: Data, System, Cache, Dalvik/ART Cache.
  2. Go to install menu and select AospExtended ROM .zip archive. Optionally add Gapps and SuperSU to enable root.
  3. Wait until installation is completed.
  4. Reboot into system.

PixelExperience ROM Android 8.1 Oreo for Redmi 4X

Developed by Team GHOST | Source link

Download ROM: Android Filehost

How to install PixelExperience Android Oreo ROM?

TWRP 3.2.x.x is required!

  1. Wipe the following partitions: Data, System, Cache, Dalvik/ART Cache.
  2. Go to install menu and select AospExtended ROM .zip archive. Optionally add SuperSU to enable root (Gapps are included in this ROM by default).
  3. Wait until installation is completed.
  4. Reboot into system.

AospExtended ROM Oreo for Redmi 4X

Developed by Team GHOST | Source link

Download ROM: Sourceforge

Grab the latest version of Gapps here or use the microG apps: microG.zip

Installation process is very simple. Boot into TWRP, make required wipes and install downloaded ROM.

Cardinal-AOSP 8.1 ROM for Redmi 4X

Developed by Team GHOST | Official release | Source link

Download ROM from Google Drive

TWRP 3.2.x.x is recommended for installation.

Download TWRP 3.2.1-1 for Redmi 4X

TWRP 3.2.1-1 download link: Based on MIUI Version | Based on Custom Kernel Version

Use the link above to download the latest version of TWRP Custom Recovery 3.2.1-1 for Redmi 4X (santoni) which is required for flashing different versions of Android 8 Oreo Custom ROMs.