After hard work developers finally succeeded in building Lineage OS 14.1 for MT6580 Kernel 3.18.35 with android nougat version of 7.1.2. The ROM is still running on Marshmallow kernel, i.e 3.18.35 and all the major bugs have been fixed. This ROM is can be ported to any device with chipset MT6580 & kernel 3.18.35.
Note: LineageOS is based on the Android Open Source Project with extra contributions from many people within the Android community. It can be used without any need to have any Google application installed. Linked below is a package that has come from another Android project that restore the Google parts. LineageOS does still include various hardware-specific code, which is also slowly being open-sourced anyway.
Features: Lineage OS 14.1 for MT6580 Kernel 3.18.35 Nougat 7.1.2
➡ RIL (phone/SMS/3G) ➡ audio (both speakers/headphones/microphone) ➡ Wi-fi ➡ Bluetooth 4.0 with LE support A2DP ➡ fully working GPS. ➡ sensors ➡ compass ➡ camera / camcorder including AF ➡ video playing ➡ 2D/3D HW Acceleration ➡ all native tethers (Wifi/BT/USB) ➡ Google Play ➡ CPU sleep mode ➡ MTP ➡ ADB ➡ no tearing ➡ tripple buffering ➡ external storage ➡ f2fs filesystem support ➡ offline charging ➡ all video playing support (including YouTube 720p)
What is working ?
➡ Boots ➡ Dual SIM ➡ RIL (Calling/SMS/Data) ➡ Wifi ➡ Bluetooth ➡ Audio ➡ 2G-3G Network Switch ➡ Smooth ➡ Camera ➡ Sensors ➡ Flash ➡ GPS ➡ Offline Charging ➡ Microphone ➡ USSD ➡ Storage
➡ VPN ➡ Sim 2 incoming calls (Only in some phones)
How to Port Lineage OS 14.1 for other MT6580
If you want to port this ROM to your device follow this video tutorial:
The written guide for porting is given here. You can follow this official guide as well
Nougat ROM Porting Guide for Mediatek Chipset
1. Reboot Into Recovery.
2. Wipe Preflash And Wipe Data/Factory reset.
3. Flash ROM
4. Flash Gapps
5. Wipe cache/dalvic cache
7. Enjoy Now !
Credits & Download Link
– Aleha Drugar
– Piyara Bachcha
– AMD Team
– Slim ROM