• Custom ROMs
  • Unofficial build of Lineage OS 14.1 arrives to Samsung Galaxy S4 Value Edition I9515 (jfvelte)

    Samsung Galaxy S4 Value Edition GT-I9515 (jfvelte) also known by Model Number GT-I9505 or the Google Play Edition was Samsung’s 2014 flagship. Though the smartphone radiated an overall plastic feel it still felt pretty premium in the hand. Under the hood, the S4 features a 5-inch 1080p Super AMOLED display, 2GB of RAM and the Snapdragon 600. The device […]

  • Android Apps
  • New Google Now Launcher APK for Android 4.2.2, 4.3 (Jelly Bean) and Above Devices. Version 1.0.9.1039417!

    Only recently, Google launched its new Google Now Launcher into Play Store, but restricted it to Nexus and Nexus and Google Play Edition (GPE) devices only. Thus, leaving a majority of Android devices, running Android 4.2.2, 4.3 and 4.4 not eligible for the Now Launcher. Well, worry no more, we’ve already got hands on the modified […]

  • Recovery
  • Latest TWRP Recovery for Samsung Galaxy S4 GT-I9500 (Android 4.4 Compatible!)

    Here we are covering TWRP Recovery for the one of the powerful android beast in market which has recently got updated which promises to iron out the  ‘set metadata recursive’ error thrown due to in-compatibility with KitKat ROMs. You can now use all Android 4.4 ROMs like CyanogenMod 11, SlimKat, RastaKat, ParanoidAndroid, etc. At the time of writing, […]

  • Recovery
  • Latest ClockworkMod (CWM) Recovery for Samsung Galaxy S4 GT-I9500 (Android 4.4 Compatible!)

    Here we have the latest ClockworkMod Recovery for the International variant of celebrated Samsung Galaxy S4 (GT-I9500). The latest version promises to be void of the KitKat recovery in-compatibility bug. Yes, that’s right, Android 4.4 ROMs like CyanogenMod 11, OmniRom etc will work just fine with this version of CWM recovery. At the time of […]

  • Updates
  • [How To] Update Galaxy S4 LTE I9505 to Android 4.4 KitKat with Cyanogenmod 11 AOSP ROM

    Having one of the most capable Android smartphone in your hand sure makes it tempting to get the latest Android update as soon as it gets released. However, manufacturers don’t feel that temptation, they have to go through their rigid processes before releasing the update officially to their devices. But thank goodness that source code […]

  • News
  • Samsung Galaxy S4 Benchmarks

    The Galaxy S4 was always expected to blow competing smartphones out of the water when it comes to performance, at least in benchmarks, just like all previous flagship Galaxy S smartphones have done. Now, the first benchmarks for the device taken with Geekbench 2 are out, and the Galaxy S4 beats every other smartphone out […]

  • News
  • Samsung Android 4.2.2 and Android 5.0 Update plans rumoured for Galaxy S2, Galaxy Note, Galaxy S4, Galaxy S3, Galaxy Note 2 and other devices

    If there’s one thing Android users often worry about, it’s whether they’ll get to see the next major version of Android on their device and just how long the manufacturer will officially support it. Samsung is one manufacturer which guarantees at least two major updates for their flagship phones, and now we have an early […]