Tagged: gt-i9500

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How to Root Galaxy S4! [CWM Method][GT-i9500][GT-i9505][T-Mobile][Sprint]

Here’s “CWM Method” of rooting your Samsung Galaxy S4.

Currently, this root method is only for the GT-i9500, GT-i9505, AT&T SGH-i337, Sprint SPH-L720, and Korean (E300S, E300K, E300L) until we have a stable, working CWM recovery for other models.

This root method works on Android 4.4.2 KitKat, 4.3 Jelly Bean and Android 4.4.2 KitKat for all models except AT&T SGH-i337.  For SGH-i337, this root method works on 4.3 Jelly Bean and Android 4.4.2 KitKat.

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Aurora N4/S6 Port ROM for Galaxy S4 GT-i9500! [Lollipop/TouchWiz]

For those of you with Galaxy S4 GT-i9500, you can now enjoy the best of Note 4 features and Galaxy S6 with the latest Aurora N4/S6 Port ROM.

Based on latest Android 5.0.1 TouchWiz firmware, Aurora ROM brings you a lot of options for you to install in its AROMA installer.  This is the ultimate custom ROM for those of you who want to run a fast TouchWiz Lollipop ROM with features from Note 4 and Galaxy S6.

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Galaxy S4 GT-i9500 Android 5.0.1 Lollipop Stock Firmware Available Now!

For those of you who have been waiting for Android 5.0.1 Lollipop stock firmwares for the GT-i9500 international Galaxy S4, there are several available now, listed on our Galaxy S4 stock firmware page at bottom.

If your country isn’t listed, you can also cross-country flash (install other country firmware) so long as you have same GT-i9500 model number.  Also, rooting has not changed, you can use our original root guide to root your S4 after updating.

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Android 5.1.1 + Root for Galaxy S4 GT-i9500! [Euphoria OS]

For this week’s Galaxy S4 GT-i9500 ROM of the Week, check out the latest Euphoria OS ROM.

Based on latest Android 5.1.1, the Euphoria OS ROM allow you to enjoy the best of latest Android 5.1.1, which comes with added stability, fast performance, and great battery life.  The ROM itself is faster than any other custom ROM I’ve tried so far as far as the UI and how fast apps run without any overclocking.  You can really feel the difference when running Android 5.1.1.

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

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.

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

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?

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Hassan ROM with Android 4.4.2 KitKat for Galaxy S4 GT-i9500!

For this week’s Galaxy S4 GT-i9500 ROM of the week, check out Hassan ROM.

Based on latest Android 4.4.2 TouchWiz Samsung firmware, Hassan ROM aims to bring a sleek S5-style interface/UI along with boosted performance and bloatware-free environment.

First, with Hassan ROM, you will be able to experience what’s coming up with the latest Galaxy S5 through its modded S5 UI, S5 icons, and even S5 apps pulled from a real S5 such as S Note, S Translator, and calculator.

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CM11 ROM with Android 4.4.2 for Galaxy S4 GT-i9500!

For those of you with GT-i9500 Galaxy S4, your long wait is over for Android 4.4 KitKat.  Although there were many beta builds available since Android 4.4 KitKat came out, there hasn’t been one yet stable enough to run as daily driver.

Well, CM11 ROM is still experimental but everything is working out of the box except video camcorder, wifi tether, and some issues with calls.  That might be a deal breaker for some of you but the latest CM11 ROM packs Android 4.4.2 along with very zippy speeds and all the KitKat goodness baked in.

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MIUI ROM V5 Official for Galaxy S4 GT-i9500!

For this week’s Galaxy S4 GT-i9500 ROM of the week, check out MIUI ROM V5 Official.

Xiaomi, the company behind MIUI ROMs, have announced their official support for the GT-i9500 Galaxy S4 last week and released the first official MIUI ROM for the S4.  Currently, MIUI ROM is also available for other S4 variants (such as AT&T/T-Mobile/Canadian/GT-i9505) but those are not official while the official version is based on official Samsung firmware with Samsung camera and support for IR Remote.

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Phoenix ROM with Android 4.3 for Galaxy S4 GT-i9500!

For this week’s Galaxy S4 GT-i9500 ROM of the week, check out Phoenix ROM with latest Android 4.3.

Based on the latest MJ9 Samsung official firmware Android 4.3, Phoenix ROM brings you the best of latest Android 4.3 without all the stuff you need including Knox, which may interfere with your pure Android experience.