For those of you looking for Android 8.1 Oreo Gapps, we recommend using the Mind The Gapps, which gives you minimal apps(just the Play Store) and will work on any Android custom ROM running Android 8.1 Oreo. Check the Android 8.1 Custom ROM Compatibility List below to see if your custom ROM is compatible with these Gapps.
Download Android 8.1 Oreo ARM64 Gapps – ARM64 This is newer devices with 64-bit processor such as Galaxy S9 Plus, S9, Note 8, S7, and S6
Download Android 8.1 Oreo ARM Gapps – ARM This is for older devices with 32-bit processor such as Galaxy S5, S4, Note 4, etc…
P.S. This Gapps works on any Android custom ROM including Lineage ROM, Resurrection Remix ROM, AOKP ROM, etc…etc..
How big are the Android 8.1 Oreo Gapps?
Both the ARM64 and ARM version of Android 8.1 Oreo Gapps are about 100MB. These are the best, small Gapps you can use to get the Play Store. There is absolutely no need to download a big Gapps package as you can download all the apps once Play Store has been installed. These are “pico” Gapps that will allow you to save time and also get Play Store working right away.
What do these Android 8.1 Oreo Gapps come with?
These Android 8.1 Gapps provide you basic functionality of Google services such as Google Play Services and the Google Play Store. Once installed, you can go ahead and use the Google Play Store to download any apps that you need. There is absolutely no need to use larger Gapps that contain more apps as all of them are available already through Google Play Store.
How to install Android 8.1 Oreo Gapps?
You can use TWRP recovery to install Android 8.1 Gapps. Make sure you are using the latest version of TWRP(you can grab latest version at TWRP.me) and install these Gapps as you will get error if you are using older version of TWRP. For CWM, it should be fine to use an older version.
Android 8.1 Custom ROM Compatibility
Guaranteed to work on the following custom ROMs with Android 8.1:
- LineageOS ROM 15.1 w/ Android 8.1 Oreo
- PureNexus ROM w/ Android 8.1 Oreo
- AICP ROM w/ Android 8.1 Oreo
- Resurrection Remix ROM 6.0 w/ Android 8.1 Oreo
- FireHound ROM w/ Android 8.1 Oreo
- Carbon ROM w/ Android 8.1 Oreo
- CrDroid ROM w/ Android 8.1 Oreo
- Omni ROM w/ Android 8.1 Oreo
- AOKP ROM w/ Android 8.1 Oreo
If not listed above but you have an AOSP ROM, these Gapps should work 100%.
Q: Getting “Google Play services has stopped” error!
A: Most likely you are not using the correct Gapps, we do NOT RECOMMEND you to use Gapps you build on per-basis but use the Gapps provided here as it has been tested on real devices over hundreds of times and guaranteed to work without such errors.