Predator Kernel 5.8 for Xiaomi Redmi Note 7/ 7S is now available to download. Predator Kernel 5.8 is a fast, battery friendly and efficient kernel for Redmi Note 7/ 7S, which is based on Heterogeneous Multi-Processing Algorithm.
Predator Kernel v5.8 Changelog:
- Upstreamed 4.4.217 kernel
- OTA Support in Franco Kernel Manager
- Implemented Mic Gain Control
- Implemented Mic Boost
- Fixed Sound Control bug
- LZ4 ZRam Compression Algorithm
- Misc Optimizations
- Security improvements
Steps to Install Predator Kernel 5.8:
NOTE: We are not responsible if you brick your device or damage your SD card. Proceed at your own risk.
Step 1: Make a BACKUP of your data (Recommended)
Step 2: Move the downloaded Predator kernel file (link below) to the internal storage of your Xiaomi Redmi Note 7/ 7S.
Step 3: Now boot your device into recovery.
Step 4: Then flash the kernel file
Step 5: Reboot. Done!
NOTE: In case camera doesn’t work after flashing OldCam file then flash NewCam file to fix this issue.
Download & Requirements
NOTE: OldCam kernel is for Custom roms using old vendor blobs and NewCam kernel is for Custom roms or MIUI firmware using latest vendor blobs
Source: XDA Thread