Finally Samsung Galaxy M10 gets Android 10 update. Yes, the third party developers from the XDA community has recently released an unofficial LineageOS 17 based Android 10 custom ROM especially for Galaxy M10 SM-M105F smartphone. Now you can finally enjoy and experience the newly launched Android Q version on your device. In this easy steps tutorial, we’ll install Android 10 based LineageOS 17 ROM on Samsung Galaxy M10.

Samsung Galaxy M10 features a modern looking design and is specially designed for the mid-budget Android users. To be specific, it includes 6.22 inches of screen with a resolution of 720 x 1520 pixels. Additionally, it offers Exynos 7870 Octa processor with 1 TB of microSD card support. Moreover, it comes in two variants: Galaxy M10 16GB 2GB RAM and Galaxy M10 32GB 3GB RAM. It comes with Android 9.0 Pie out of the box.

In this easy steps article, we’ll guide you to download and install Android 10 ROM on Samsung Galaxy M10 SM-M105F smartphone. Besides, this is the most stable Lineage OS custom ROM with absolutely no bugs or problems. However, if you face any issues, then don’t panic. All those issues will be cleared in the next upcoming Android update. Furthermore, this ROM is a combination of Lineage OS features as well as Android 10 features.

Disclaimer:

Neither we nor the developers of this ROM will be held liable for any damage whatsoever. Implement the given steps carefully.

Compatibility:

This Android 10 ROM is only for Samsung Galaxy M10. Don’t try to flash this unofficial software update on any other device or variant. It might cause permanent damage.

Screenshots:

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Pre-Requisites:

  • To avoid any interruption, charge your phone to minimum 50%.
  • This Android 10 flashing process will wipe out your phone data completely. Hence take backup of your important data.
  • Install Samsung USB drivers on PC so as to recognize your device when connected through USB cable.
  1. Download Galaxy M10 USB drivers.
  • Moreover, ensure to enable USB debugging mode from settings.
  1. How to Enable USB Debugging on Samsung Galaxy M10.
  • It is essential to flash latest TWRP recovery on your phone. Refer:
  1. How to install TWRP on Samsung Galaxy M10.
  • Moreover, root your Android phone as well. Refer:
  1. How to Root Samsung Galaxy M10.

Without further ado, we’ll start Samsung Galaxy M10 Android 10 ROM installation process.

Steps to install LineageOS 17 ROM on Samsung Galaxy M10:


Step 1: Download LineageOS 17 ROM.

Step 2: Download GApps.

Note: Do NOT extract these zip files.

Step 3: Boot Galaxy M10 into TWRP recovery mode. Switch it off first.

Step 4: Then press and hold Volume Up button + Power button simultaneously.

Note: If you face any problem, then try TWRP manager app from Google Play Store.

This is how you can restart Galaxy M10 into TWRP recovery.

Step 5: In TWRP, take a Nandroid backup first. Refer our guide:

  1. How to take Nandroid Backup on Samsung Galaxy M10.

Step 6: After backup, click on Wipe from the main screen.

Install LineageOS 17 custom ROM on Samsung Galaxy M10 via Android 10 Q

Step 7: Next, swipe right to initiate wiping process.

Install LineageOS 17 custom ROM on Samsung Galaxy M10 via Android 10 Q

Note: This step will delete your phone data and settings. It is recommended to take backup before performing this step.

Step 8: Go back and again click on Wipe.

Step 9: Then tap on Advanced Wipe.

Install LineageOS 17 custom ROM on Samsung Galaxy M10 via Android 10 Q

Step 10: Select Dalvik / ART cache, System, Data and cache partitions.

Install LineageOS 17 custom ROM on Samsung Galaxy M10 via Android 10 Q

Note: Do not select any other partitions.

Step 11: On the next screen, swipe right to begin wiping process.

Install LineageOS 17 custom ROM on Samsung Galaxy M10 via Android 10 Q

Let’s now begin Samsung Galaxy M10 Lineage OS 17 ROM flashing process.

Step 12: To do that, click on Install option.

Install LineageOS 17 custom ROM on Samsung Galaxy M10 via Android 10 Q

This will show your files and folders.

Step 13: Simply navigate and select the downloaded LineageOS 17 ROM.

Moreover, swipe right to start the Samsung Galaxy M10 Lineage OS ROM flashing process.

Install LineageOS 17 custom ROM on Samsung Galaxy M10 via Android 10 Q
Be patient and wait until the process finishes.

Step 14: Similarly install the downloaded GApps zip (Google Apps) package file.

Step 15: Finally, restart your device from Reboot » System.

Install LineageOS 17 custom ROM on Galaxy M10 via Android 10 Q

Note: The first boot will take more time to start than usual.

Finally! You’ve successfully installed Android 10 based LineageOS 17 custom ROM on Samsung Galaxy M10 SM-M105F smartphone. Ask your questions or suggestions in the comment box below.

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