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  • How to Install Custom ROMs

    You need a custom recovery installed on your device to be able to install custom ROM. By default, Android’s stock 3e recovery comes pre-installed on every Android device, and when you install custom recovery like TWRP, CWM, Philz, etc., the 3e recovery gets replaced.   Whether you are looking to install CyanogenMod (CM12, CM12.1 or […]

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  • [Download] Amazon Fire Tablet CM12.1 Lollipop ROM

    The Amazon Fire Tablet runs on Android, but it’s nowhere close to the Android OS Google developed. The Fire tablet features a heavily customized version of Android that is hard to be recognize as Android by an untrained eye. And if that wasn’t enough, Amazon has also removed the Google Play Store from the device and replaced it […]

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  • Moto X Play CM12.1 ROM arrives unofficially

    The Moto X Play comes with stock Android and some really cool/useful features from Motorola. However, there are things on Android that only a custom ROM can deliver, and of course it has to be CM12.1 to begin the journey with. Moto X Play CM12.1 ROM has just arrived over at xda as an unofficial build for […]

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  • OnePlus 2 CM12.1 ROM Alpha build now available

    It’s here, folks! OnePlus 2 CM12.1 ROM is finally shaping up and the first Alpha build (unofficial) is now available for anyone to download and install. Thanks to Grarak over at XDA. You’d expect an alpha build to be something that’s just booted, but OnePlus 2 is not your usual non-developer-friendly device. Thanks to the unlockable bootloader and source code […]

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  • CM10.1 and CM12.1 Stagefright Fix now rolling out

    Although pretty late, but CyanogenMod has now included a patch for Stagefright vulnerability in the latest nightly builds for CM12.1 and CM10.1. The new builds are already available for download, you can grab these builds from your device’ section over at get.cm. For the unknown, Stagefright vulnerability is a serious security bug on Android that let’s an attacker gain […]

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  • How to Install Stock Motorola Camera on CM12.1

    Flashing a custom ROM is fun, but it is sometimes at the cost of losing features that you actually love from your stock ROM. To be specific, the stock camera app is the only thing these days that takes full advantage of your device’s camera capabilities. But when you switch over to a AOSP based ROM like CM12.1, […]

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  • How to Fix WiFi on CM12.1 on your Moto X

    Having trouble connecting to WiFi networks on your Moto X running CM12.1?Specifically the ones with WPA2 encryption? Well, your trouble might just end with this little fix from user otonieru over at XDA. According to the user, deleting the wpa_supplicant.conf file under /data/misc/wifi/ folder could fix the WiFi issue on CM12.1 ROMs. It was specifically pointed out for the Moto […]

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  • Get CM12.1 AudioFX equalizer on Android One devices

    Android One runs stock Android like Nexus devices does, and it’s a pretty soothing experience. But you may feel like having some of the fun from the custom ROMs community. The CM12.1 ROM comes with a number of features, and while people still prefer to use pure, simple, vanilla Android, there are features like the AudioFX […]

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  • Xperiz Z3 Compact Android 5.1 update [Unofficial]

    Xperia Z3 Compact Android 5.1

    Earlier this month Sony released Android 5.0 official Lollipop update for the Xperia Z3 Compact. So, there are very thin to almost no chances of having Android 5.1 any soon. The device was released last year along with Android 4.4 KitKat OS, and it took quite some time for Sony to push the Lollipop update for Z3 Compact. […]

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  • HTC One M8 Android 5.1 update [Unofficial]

    Official HTC One M8 Android 5.1 update is not expected soon, but if you want to run the 5.1 update on your international M8 set right now, you can. That’s all made possible by the excellent development community of users, which churn out custom ROMs day after day. Today, CyanogenMod 12.1 was released for the […]

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  • Xiaomi Redmi 1S Android 5.1 update [Unofficial]

    With two Android 5.1 ROMs releasing for Redmi 1S in as many days, the development is going on like crazy for the device. These are unofficial updates, but they are kind of very cool and get you amazing set of features, something which an official update would never get you. The official update from Xiaomi […]