Motorola Moto G7 Power (motorola-ocean)

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Motorola Moto G7 Power
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Manufacturer Motorola
Name Moto G7 Power
Codename motorola-ocean
Released 2019
Category testing
Original software Android 9.0/10.0
Hardware
Chipset Qualcomm SDM632 Snapdragon 632
CPU

4x Kryo 250 Gold @ 1.8GHz

4x Kryo 250 Silver @ 1.8GHz
GPU Adreno 506
Display 1520x720 IPS
Storage 32/64GB
Memory 3/4GB
Architecture aarch64
Features
USB Networking
Works
Flashing
Touchscreen
Works
Display
Works
WiFi
Works
Xwayland
FDE
Mainline
Works
Battery
3D Acceleration
Accelerometer
Audio
Bluetooth
Works
Camera
GPS
Mobile data
SMS
Calls
USB OTG



Contributors

  • gavodavo aka Ultracoolguy

Maintainer(s)

  • gavodavo aka Ultracoolguy

Users owning this device


Screen

For some reason using msm-fb-refresher makes the screen incredibly dim on Weston. In order for the screen to work, this package shouldn't be installed(if you explicitly didn't you don't need to worry about it) and you need to follow Troubleshooting:display#Screen_doesn.27t_refresh everytime you boot up your device. This is why the display is marked as partial.

How to enter flash mode

1. The easiest way is to turn off your phone and press the Power button and the Volume Up button at the same time.

Installation

1.The Installation guide should cover everything. Make sure to remove the encryption from the userdata partition if you're going to use it as rootfs(you can use Format Data from TWRP if you want)!


Mainline

  • Wifi
  • Works.
  • USB networking
  • Works.
  • Screen
  • Everything should work OOB.
  • Touchscreen
  • There's an MR for it in msm8953-mainline/linux.
  • Audio
  • Currently being worked on.
  • Bluetooth
  • Not tested, but should work OOB.


Assume everything else to not work.

Installation:

1. Install lk2nd. You'll need to clone msm8953-mainline/lk2nd. Follow the instructions for building, and flash build-msm8953-secondary/lk2nd.img like you would with any boot image.

2. Boot into it. While the "Bootloader is unlocked" warning appears, press Volume Down. A Tux logo and a screen should appear.

3. Do the installation steps you would find at Installation guide. Flash all the necessary stuff(make sure to install the kernel inside lk2nd!) .

4. Select "START" in lk2nd, and let your device do it's thing. Hopefully a SSH connection will get open eventually :)

See also