• Custom ROMs
  • [Official] Nexus 4 CM14.1 experimental build with Android 7.1 Nougat now available for download

    The long forgotten Nexus 4 phone by Google won’t be getting the Android 7.1 Nougat update officially from Google. But that doesn’t mean the mighty device of its time doesn’t pack the punch to rock the freshest release of Android. Thanks to folks over at CyanogenMod, official CM14.1 experimental builds are now available for Nexus 4 […]

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  • How to Root Marshmallow on Nexus 4

    If you flashed the Nexus 4 Marshmallow custom ROM we shared yesterday, then you must be missing root access. Normally, custom ROMs come pre-rooted, but the said ROM was so build using AOSP code, that you had to flash the system.img manually, and thus root wasn’t injected into it already. Anyway, like the Marshmallow root for […]

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  • [AOSP] Nexus 4 Marshmallow ROM

    Google may have dropped official support for Android 6.0 Marshmallow for Nexus 4, but that doesn’t mean the hottest Android phone of 2012 isn’t capable of running the freshest release of Android from 2015. Developer +Aldrin Holmes has announced that he already has Android 6.0 Marshmallow booting on his Nexus 4 with EVERYTHING working. He’s only waiting for the compatible Marshmallow […]

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  • Nexus 4 gets LG’s knock code with Hellscode!

    Now, this is some real good development work on Android — developer Maxr1998 has come up with a combination of xposed module with his own Hellscore kernel, with few settings enabled here and there in the kernel, to come up with the pattern-enabled knock code on Nexus 4. Quite a feat, we must say. Knock code is an LG […]

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  • Enable LTE on Nexus 4 running Android 5.0 Lollipop

    The LG Nexus 4 is a LTE-ready device, but unfortunately Google was never able to obtain regulatory license for enabling LTE on the device and hence disabled the feature through an update to radio image of the device. But thanks to XDA user morrislee who re-enabled LTE on the Nexus 4 by bringing hybrid radio images. But that was […]