Motorola Moto E5 Play (motorola-james)

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Motorola Moto E5 Play
Moto E5 Play
Moto E5 Play
Manufacturer Motorola
Name Moto E5 Play
Codename motorola-james
Released 2018
Category testing
Original software Android
Original version 8.0
Hardware
Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 425/427 (MSM8937)
CPU 4x 1.4 GHz ARM Cortex-A53
GPU Adreno 308
Display 720x1280 IPS
Storage 16 GB
Memory 2 GB
Architecture AArch64
Type handset
Features
USB Networking
Works
Flashing
Touchscreen
Display
Partial
WiFi
Works
FDE
Mainline
Battery
3D Acceleration
Audio
Bluetooth
Camera
GPS
Mobile data
Internal storage
SMS
Calls
USB OTG
Sensors
Accelerometer
Magnetometer
Ambient Light
Proximity
Hall Effect
Barometer
Power Sensor
Misc
Built-in DVB
Camera Flash
Keyboard
Touchpad
USB-A
HDMI/DP
Ir RX
Stylus
Memory Card
Haptics
Ethernet
FOSS bootloader


Contributors

  • e5playjames

Users owning this device

How to enter flash mode

volume down + power

Installation

motorola-james [1]

Recovery Image at: [2]

Install with recovery ZIP file on SD card inserted into device:

$ pmbootstrap install --android-recovery-zip

$ pmboostrap export

$ cp /tmp/postmarketOS-export/pmos-motorola-james.zip $SD

$ fastboot boot twrp-james-bootonly.img

Unmount system, data, cache. Install the ZIP.

$ ip a # May display an IP with a .2

$ ssh user@172.16.42.1 # Replace with .1

$ sudo nmcli device wifi list ifname wlan0

$ sudo nmcli device wifi connect "$SSID" password "$PASSWORD" ifname "wlan0"

$ sudo apk add wget

$ sudo apk add git

$ echo "merge configs from james_defconfig and get the rest of the kernel working!"

See also