Google Pixel 2 XL Oreo Custom ROM AquariOS 8.1.0


Google Pixel 2 XL Oreo Custom ROM AquariOS 8.1.0 – AquariOS Oreo Custom rom for Google Pixel 2 XL,  AOSP based custom rom, developed by AquariOS Team. AquariOS is created with the purpose of adding versatility and customization to stock Android developer. AquariOS ROM is highly deOdexed Rom which promised to give you maximum performance in your device for Google Pixel 2 XL. This Awesome rom is super smooth and stable. Battery backup of Google Pixel 2 Oreo Custom Rom AquariOS is pretty good. As usual, For additional features information of Google Pixel 2 XL Oreo Custom Rom AquariOS 8.1.0 and installation requirements and method, Checkout the full post bellow.


Google Pixel 2 XL Oreo Custom ROM AquariOS 8.1.0

Google Pixel 2 XL Oreo Custom ROM AquariOS 8.1.0


ROM Description

ROM Name: AquariOS 8.1.0

ROM OS: Android Oreo

OS Version:  8.1

Device: Google Pixel 2 XL

ROM Kernel: Linux 4.x

ROM Status: Testing

ROM Size: 635.7 MB

ROM  Language: English/ Multi language supported

ROM Source: AquariOS Team, XDA Developers

ROM Credit: XDA developers, calebcabob


ROM Features

  • Built-in theme engine (accent control, dark background & QS panel transparency control)
  • Smart Bar, Pulse, and Fling
  • Smart Pixels
  • Custom status bar battery options
  • Custom status bar clock and date
  • Multiple weather options (OmniJaws engine)
  • QS Google Sound Search tile
  • Custom Headers (built-in or custom)
  • Battery Bar (status bar & navbar)
  • Battery & Per-app Notification LED controls
  • Optional “Clear all” recents button
  • Volume rocker options
  • Lock screen visualizer
  • Advanced powermenu (Stock look & feel)
  • App Ops
  • Android 8.1 Oreo Custom ROM
  • Better RAM Optimization
  • Better Battery Backup
  • Improve Performance
  • Gapps excluded
  • Pixel stuffs (launcher, wallpapers, icons, fonts, bootanimation).
  • MM-qcamera-daemon crash (Thanks to @Nikit )
  • AOD (Always On Display) – Enable/Disable
  • Network Traffic Indicators
  • Ambient display battery indicator
  • Additional QS Tiles
  • Wifi easy toggle
  • Toggle to disable suggestions & tile summaries
  • Unlink notification volume
  • Pixel navigation bar and animation
  • Substratum legacy support
  • Decent Camera
  • Camera App in Pinning
  • Bluetooth easy toggle
  • De-Odexed
  • De-Bloated
  • Double Tap to sleep on lockscreen
  • Based on Official Kernel Sources
  • Rebase Official Kernel to Oreo LA.UM.6.6.r1-06500-89xx.0
  • Lockscreen charging information
  • Task manager
  • Fast charging
  • Rest NTFS, F2FS , exFat & ZRAM
  • Drop All extra Governors & I/O Scheduler
  • Import OSS Power HAL
  • LiveDisplay Drivers in Kernel
  • GCC 4.9 (Drop DT Clang for now)
  • Every core features are working – Wifi, RIL, Mobile data, GPS, Camera, Flashlight, Camcorder, Bluetooth, FMRadio, Fingerprint ( FPC & Goodix ), Volte, Sound / vibration, IR Blaster, LED Full RGB
  • and much more….


Known Bug

  • No Information Available.



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You must need a Rooted android device and installed Custom recovery to use a Custom ROM 


ROM Download

To enjoy Google Pixel 2 XL Pie Custom ROM AquariOS , you need to download the rom file from bellow link. than flash it through recovery -—


How To Install Custom ROM In Google Pixel 2 XL

  1. At first Download the ROM and copy the AquariOS 8.1.0 file in SD-card.
  2. It’s wise to backup your Current ROM, no matter how confident or experienced you are. So anything happen unpleasant you can retrieve back your old ROM. TO take a Nandroid Backup of OnePlus 5 please follow the lik given in the requirement section!
  3. Then Go to phone’s custom recovery mode. Almost Every phone by pressing Power button + Volume up/down button + Home button all together you can access your phone recovery options.
  4. After successfully entering the Custom Recovery Option (CWM/TWRP) first & foremost take a backup up of your current ROM. Select “Backup” 》Select storage 》 backup process may take 5/7 minutes.
  5. Than Wipe DataWipe Cache PartitionWipe Dalvic Cache (You shall find it in Advanced option).
    After formatting Cache go to Mount and StorageFormat Data, Format System.
  6. Than come back to main menu of CWM/TWRP whichever Custom recovery you’re using.
  7. Just Click install the ROM file and the GAAP file one after another from SDCARD  and reboot your phone.
  8. First boot may take upto 10-15 min.
  9. Voila and enjoy the test of Google Pixel 2 XL Oreo Custom ROM AquariOS 8.1.0 (taimen).

Source :  XDA Forum


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