Earlier we posted about steps to unlock the bootloader of LG V30 and installing TWRP recovery on it. There are a lot of things you can do after flashing a custom recovery, one of them is flashing a custom ROM. Finding a custom ROM which works smoothly on your device and provides all the customisation features could require you to look into some forums, but if you’re here you’ll save some clicks. As, in this post, we’ll talk about some of the best custom ROMs that you can download and install on your LG V30.
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All of these ROMs provide different things so you can check the features and decide which ROM you want to install on your LG V30. Some of these ROMs might require you to root your device, while we come up with a guide, you can read our review on OneClickRoot and can root your device using it. The best part about it is, you don’t need to go through the tedious process of rooting, the software does it for you in a single click.
The BoomBox V30 custom ROM for LG V30 is probably the best ROM you can use on the phone as of writing this post. This is a modified stock ROM that comes with some really great advantages.
You will find that this ROM is already rooted and comes with a bunch of audio related mods to make your music experience better with this phone. The developer has also removed a lot of bloat from the ROM and they’re working on adding more features to it continuously. The current version of the ROM runs on Android 8.0 Oreo so you have the latest version of Android with this ROM.
Theory of Everything
Here’s a ROM with a very interesting name. This is the best ROM for someone who wants to just use the stock ROM without any bloat or root access. The ROM is debloated and many apps like the Google Sheets, Slides etc. are removed and can be installed from Play Store if they’re needed.
The ROM also comes with the LG ThinQ update which brings a lot of features to the stock ROM including the AI supported camera. There are no reported bugs on the ROM and it provides a very clean stock LG ROM experience to the user. You all the LG stock goodness without any bloat on this ROM with Android 8.0 Oreo.
AospExtended is a great custom ROM for any smartphone. On V30, it performs really well and you can install it to get a stock Android experience if you prefer it over the stock ROM that LG V30 comes with.
The AospExtended ROM comes with features such as a Substratum Theme Engine which you can use to apply different themes on your LG V30. Apart from that, you get other customization options which you can use to customize pretty much everything on your phone. You can change the way your status bar looks, you can have fingerprint gestures and more.
If you want a ROM that gives you a lot of customization options and is based on vanilla AOSP version of Android 8.1.0 Oreo, then AospExtended is the best custom ROM for your LG V30.
dotOS is a ROM that is made specifically by keeping system performance, speed and stability in mind. It is also a very feature loaded ROM so you have every customization option that you need on the ROM. You can change how your phone’s status bar looks, you can customize things like quick settings, navigation bar and more.
ResurrectionRemix is definitely one of the most used and downloaded custom ROMs for every smartphone out there. It is based on LineageOS in its core while bringing a lot of extra customization options to the user. You can customize almost everything on your LG V30 for example, you can add different things on your status bar, you can change the way your battery icons look and more. This version of ResurrectionRemix runs with Android 8.1.0 Oreo under the hood.
Lineage OS 15.1 [Unofficial]
LineageOS 15.1 is a custom ROM for LG V30 based on LineageOS. LineageOS is a fork of Android that brings a lot of code changes and improvements. It has a lot of features baked right into the ROM. LineageOS 15.1 has Android 8.1.0 Oreo under the hood so things are pretty much up to date. Currently the ROM isn’t very stable so read the thread and bugs before trying it on your LG V30.
Our author has tested all these ROMs on his device and he considers the BoomBox V30 and the Resurrection Remix OS as the most stable ones. However, the other ROMs also weren’t that buggy, in case you’ve installed any of the above mentioned ROMs and found a significant issue, get back to us. We’ll not only remove the ROM from the list, but will also contact the developers and get the problem solved ASAP. You can also check our LG V30 tutorials page which has all the tutorials related to that device.