LineageOS 19 is the most well-known custom ROM that’s out there that offers many Android devices with light close to stock versions of Android. LineageOS 18.1, which is an os based upon Android 11, is the most recent version. However, now that Android 12.0 is coming out in the meantime, many users eagerly anticipate the next version, LineageOS 19.0. We don’t know when the latest versions of built-in Android 12 will arrive; the LineageOS team has just announced that they’re terminating service for LineageOS 17.1.
In a Reddit post in a Reddit post, The LineageOS team disclosed the fact that LineageOS 17.1 is built-in Android 10.10 has retired. This means that new LineageOS 17.1 aren’t being developed going forward. The group claims they were forced to do this due to the storage limitations on their servers for building.
LineageOS 17.1 Discontinued On Link Now Lunch LineageOS 19
According to the announcement that was made, the following devices will be removed from the LineageOS 17.1 build roaster:
|Google Pixel||sailfish||Intervigil, razorloves,|
|Google Pixel XL||marlin||Intervigil, razorloves|
|HTC One (M8)||m8||BGCNGM|
|HTC One (M8) Dual SIM||m8d||BGCNGM|
|Huawei Honor 5X||kiwi||BadDaemon|
|LeEco Le 2||s2||codeworkx, tImIbreakdown|
|Motorola Edge||racer||erfanoabdi, Jleeblanch, SyberHexen|
|Motorola Moto E 2015 LTE||Surnia||althafvly theimpulson|
|Motorola Moto G 2015||osprey||althafvly, chil360|
|Motorola Moto G3 Turbo||Merlin||althafvly|
|Motorola Moto G4 Play||Harpia||jro1979|
|Motorola Moto X Play||lux||Jro1979 and theopiekar|
|Motorola Moto Z||Griffin||DD3Boh, erfanoabdi, shr3ps, stargo, vache|
|Nvidia Jetson (Nano / Nano 2GB) [Android TV]||porg||webgeek1234|
|Nvidia Jetson (Nano / Nano 2GB) [Tablet]||porg_tab||webgeek1234|
|Nvidia Jetson (TX2 / TX2 NX) [Android TV]||quill||webgeek1234|
|Nvidia Jetson (TX2 / TX2 NX) [Tablet]||quill_tab||webgeek1234|
|Nvidia Shield TV (2015 / 2015 Pro / 2017) / Jetson TX1 [Android TV]||foster||webgeek1234, npjohnson|
|Nvidia Shield TV (2015 / 2015 Pro / 2017) / Jetson TX1 [Tablet]||foster_tab||webgeek1234, npjohnson|
|Nvidia Shield TV 2019 Pro [Android TV]||Mdarcy||webgeek1234, npjohnson|
|Nvidia Shield TV 2019 Pro [Tablet]||mdarcy_tab||webgeek1234, npjohnson|
|Realme 2 Pro||RMX1801||sb6596|
|Samsung Galaxy A3 (2016)||a3xelte||Danwood76, Stricted|
|Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016)||a5xelte||Danwood76, Stricted|
|Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016)||a7xelte||sourajitk, danwood76, Stricted|
|Samsung Galaxy J7 (2015)||j7elte||dariotrombello, danwood76, Stricted|
|Samsung Galaxy S5 Neo||s5neolte||Danwood76 Stricted|
|Sony Xperia Tablet Z2 LTE||castor||Snc|
|Sony Xperia Tablet Z2 Wi-Fi||castor_windy||Snc|
|Wingtech Redmi 2||wt88047||nicknitewolf|
|Xiaomi Redmi K20 / Mi 9T||davinci||Pig|
|Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 / 8T||Ginkgo||DarkJoker360, danascape|
|Yandex Phone||Amber||HighwayStar, vm03|
If you’re using LineageOS 17.1 on one of the devices mentioned above you are able to run the ROM in its current form, but keep in mind that there won’t be new updates.
This means that you’ll miss crucial security patches as well as other enhancements. The best option is upgrading to LineageOS 18.1 in the event that it’s installed on your device or switch to a custom ROM, which is still in development.
At present, LineageOS 17.1 builds are available in the LineageOS download page. The team has stated that the recovery and builds will eventually disappear from the site.
For what’s to come with Android 12 release, the team claims to have begun testing build systems for accommodate LineageOS 19.0. But, no specific date has been set to indicate when the latest version is expected to be released.