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How to Root AT&T/Verizon Galaxy S4 and S4 Active on Android 4.4.2!

howto-root-att-or-verizon-galaxys4-1 For those of you who want to root your AT&T SGH-i337 Galaxy S4, Verizon SCH-i545 Galaxy S4, or Galaxy S4 Active on Android 4.4.2, there’s finally a new root method that will root your S4.  This root method also works on all Galaxy S4 models and does NOT trip Knox!

So, here’s how to do it, you do not need a Windows, Mac, or Linux computer!

After rooting, you can use SafeStrap Recovery to install custom ROMs!

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Ozcan ROM for Galaxy S4 GT-i9500! [Android 4.4.2]

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For this week’s Galaxy S4 GT-i9500 ROM of the Week, check out Ozcan ROM by XDA user Citymen34!

Based on latest Android 4.4.2 NE7 firmware, Ozcan ROM brings you a ton of great S5 features along with AROMA graphical installer so you can choose which apps you want or you can even install none of them too.

Inside Ozcan ROM, you will find an S5 launcher along with dozens of great S5 apps including the latest S5 WatchOn, Group Play, Kid’s Mode, SHealth, Optical Reader, Story Album, S Translator, Browser, Calendar, E-mail, Keyboard, SMS, Music, SMemo, Calculator,

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Graviton ROM for Galaxy S4! [Android 4.4.2/NC8]

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For this week’s Galaxy S4 ROM of the Week, check out Graviton ROM, available for AT&T, T-Mobile, Canadian, and GT-i9505.  Also can be installed on AT&T Galaxy S4 with SafeStrap.

If you are looking for a good, minimalist custom ROM on the latest Android 4.4.2 firmware, this is definitely a great ROM for that.  Based on GT-i9505 firmware, you will get goodies like Hotspot working out of the box (for AT&T and T-Mobile users) and complete removal of bloatware that may have caused lag on stock ROM.

Now, I hear from many people daily on how their stock fi

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GPE ROM for Galaxy S4! [Android 4.4.4]

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For this week’s Galaxy S4 ROM of the Week, check out GPE ROM(Google Play Edition ROM), available for AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint, Verizon, and GT-i9505.  (But does not work on AT&T or Verizon users with locked bootloaders/SafeStrap sorry!)

Based on the latest Google Play Edition Android 4.4.4, GPE ROM brings you truly stable stock Android experience on your Galaxy S4.

For those of you who don’t know, Samsung sold “Google Play Edition” Galaxy S4, which comes with its own Google Play Edition firmware, basically built like Nexus phones to give

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BeanStalk ROM for Galaxy S4 GT-i9500! [Android 4.4.4]

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For this week’s Galaxy S4 GT-i9500 ROM of the Week, check out latest version of BeanStalk ROM!

Based on the latest Android 4.4.4, BeanStalk ROM brings you the best and latest Google OS to your Exynos-based GT-i9500 S4.  One of the main benefits of Android 4.4.4 is obviously much more performance and better battery life over Android 4.4.2.  While you could wait for Samsung to update its firmware, why wait you can install great custom ROM such as the BeanStalk ROM?

You will be able to get the latest Android 4.4.4 + root along with slew of customization options in

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Mahdi ROM for Galaxy S4! [Android 4.4.4/STABLE]

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For this week’s Galaxy S4 ROM of the Week, check out Mahdi ROM by XDA developer Mahdi786!

Based on latest Android 4.4.4, Mahdi ROM is a new custom AOSP ROM (What is AOSP?) on the market that brings ultimate performance tweaks along with many customizations. You will get a speedy ROM with a custom kernel that has tweaked governor for added performance/battery life.

I know some of you were having trouble with CM11 ROM last week and since CM11 ROMs are usually works in progress, you m

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Android 4.4.3 + Root for Galaxy S4! [CM11]

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For those of you haven’t heard, Android 4.4.3 is already out since last week and if you want to experience the latest Android 4.4.3 with full root, you can do so with the latest CM11 (CyanogenMod) ROM!

And no, you don’t have to wait for official firmwares to come out from Samsung, which will probably take weeks or months more from now on.

With Android 4.4.3, you will be able to experience 20-30% improvement in performance and also near 10-15% better battery life.  It’s an “amazing” upgrade as you get much better performance as shown in my

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Insane KitKat ROM for Galaxy S4! [T-Mobile SGH-M919/Canadian/GT-i9505]

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For this week’s ROM of the week, also check out Insane KitKat ROM for Galaxy S4, available for T-mobile SGH-M919, Canadian, and GT-i9505 variants.

Based on latest T-Mobile Android 4.4.2 KitKat firmware, Insane KitKat ROM brings you a ton of fun customization through its AROMA installer and through various different Xposed modules, which you can also choose which ones to install. (You can watch the latter half of the video above for the AROMA installer choice.)

Insane KitKat ROM is brought to you by XDA user “The Sickness”, part of Deviant Development

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AICP ROM for Galaxy S4!

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For this week’s Galaxy S4 ROM of the Week, check out AICP ROM, available for all Galaxy S4 variants including AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint, Verizon, Cricket, CSpire, US Cellular, Canadian, GT-i9505, and GT-i9500.

Based on Android 4.4.2 KitKat, AICP ROM is an AOSP ROM (What is AOSP?) featuring full AOKP ROM Control Settings along with other AOSP features.

Some notable AOSP features include OmniSwitch, custom animations, Active Display, custom tile colors, Appbar, G

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SOKP ROM for Galaxy S4! [KitKat AOSP/Multi-Window]

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For those of you looking for the latest Android 4.4.2 KitKat AOSP ROM with an endless number of features along with multi-window (and even experimental floating multi-window), you may want to just try the SOKP ROM. It’s available for most Galaxy S4 variants including AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint, Verizon, US Cellular, Cricket, MetroPCS, Canadian, GT-i9505, and GT-i9500 Galaxy S4 models.

SOKP ROM, which stands for Sonic Open Kang Project, is based on the latest Android 4.4.2 KitKat sources coupled with every imaginable customization you can do with an AOSP ROM.

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