I know some of you asked me for the stock Android 4.4.2 KitKat firmware for those of you on older MDK bootloader with Verizon Galaxy S4. Well, there’s a ROM for that! Yes, this stock Android 4.4.2 KitKat ROM comes with root and also AROMA graphical installer which allows you to choose every app installed on your Verizon S4. In fact, you can remove every Samsung/Verizon app if you want to. Other than that, this ROM does have unlocked bootloader along with KToonsez kernel, which allows for overclocking. Also you will find nifty apps like Click Here to Read Full Article
For this week’s Verizon Galaxy S4 ROM of the week, check out the ported version of Google Play Edition ROM with latest Android 4.4.2 KitKat. This ported version (from GT-i9505) brings you a great deal of speed (through GPE AND KTweaker kernel) along with “pure” Google experience. Everything is working out of the box including data (to get 4G LTE working fully, dial “*#*#4636#*#*” then choose “LTE/CDMA/GSM”), Photosphere camera, and no additives added other than highly-tweakable KTweaker kernel, which comes with KTweaker app so you c
For this week’s Verizon Galaxy S4 ROM of the week, check out the latest Android 4.3 MJ7. This is ONLY for those of you who’ve rooted your Verizon S4 while on MD4 firmware, if you have ME7 or MJ7 rooted Verizon S4, this will NOT WORK!!! Since Verizon has been locking down on root latestly with ME7 and MJ7 stock firmwares, MD4 users will lose their native CWM or TWRP by unrooting and installing the latest MJ7 stock firwmare. Our best advice to instead install a rooted Android 4.3 MJ7 ROM such as this one so you can keep your native CWM/TWRP and have the lates
For this week’s Verizon Galaxy S4 SCH-i545 ROM of the week, check out latest version RLS10 of HyperDrive ROM. The latest HyperDrive ROM RLS10 brings lots of new Note 3 goodies like Note 3 launcher, wallpapers, sounds, task manager, alarm widget, s-voice, calendar widget, flipboard, Samsung apps & hub, Watch On, and some more. (You will have the option to choose which one to install in AROMA installer btw.) With HyperDrive tweaks, you will be able to customize everything from your status bar, clock, lockscreen, shortcuts, and much much more. HyperDrive ROM als
For this week’s Verizon Galaxy S4 ROM of the week, check out latest Jelly Beans ROM Build 7! The biggest change on the latest Build 7 of Jelly Beans ROM is the firmware base, now it is based on the latest Verizon ME7 firmware, meaning you will get the latest App2SD and HDR camera support out of the box. For those of you who have not tried Jelly Beans ROM, it is certainly one of the best TouchWiz ROMs for the Verizon S4. (My personal TWO favorites are Jelly Beans ROM and HyperDrive ROM)
For those of you who have been waiting to install custom ROM on your Verizon Galaxy S4 with ME7 firmware or AT&T Galaxy S4 with MF3 firmware, there’s finally a new method using SafeStrap Recovery by XDA user Hashcode. SafeStrap Recovery is usually used on Motorola devices but it is now implemented on Verizon and AT&T Galaxy S4 to get around Verizon’s lock on the bootloader. First, you will need to root your Galaxy S4, so follow the Click Here to Read Full Article
HyperDrive ROM RLS9.1 is out for Verizon Galaxy S4 SCH-i545 users. UPDATE: New version is OUT, see RLS10 instead of this, CLICK HERE TO SEE IT. Latest HyperDrive ROM RLS9.1 now includes more customization/features than ever, giving you the ultimate control to customize your Verizon Galaxy S4 to the fullest without losing TouchWiz features.
It’s been about 2 months since last time we went over HyperDrive ROM. Well, let me add that HyperDrive ROM has evolved during that time to a “freak of nature” offering you every bit of latest features from more than you can ever expect. UPDATE: HyperDrive ROM RLS9.1 is OUT, CLICK HERE to see it instead of this one!!!Click Here to Read Full Article
For this week’s ROM of the week on the Verizon Galaxy S4 SCH-i545, check out Eclipse ROM. Built from ground up, the Eclipse ROM is compiled by the same developer who developed the Eclipse S4 ROM (which is an excellent ROM btw), bringing you the pureness and goodness of Android 4.3 in its truest form ever. What I like about XDA user Nitroglycerine33′s builds is the fact that every custom ROM he’s built has always been pretty, darn stable. And t
For this week’s Verizon Galaxy S4 SCH-i545 ROM of the week, check out BoneStock ROM! Based on the latest ME7 firmware (with support for App2SD and HDR camera), BoneStock ROM is a near stock-like ROM but with features you need and ability to uninstall bloatware you don’t want with an AROMA graphical installer (watch latter part of video for AROMA demo). I know many of you are crazy about updating and if you are, this ROM is going to give you that plus many features over stock you will not regret.