has released an update to EXTRAordinary ROM 3.0. The latest version is now 3.0. This release is supported on the following Device(s):- Samsung Galaxy S2 I9100 Basic Information -ROM (JVP-based modem, speedmod kernel)-with all applications from the Samsung I9000. -ROM is stable. I use this ROM. -The battery lasts 48 hours.
A new rumor is making the rounds that has to do with the next generation of Samsung's high-end tablet, the Galaxy Tab S2. The original Galaxy Tab S launched last summer and was immediately compared to the iPad Air. According to insiders that claim to know what Samsung is cooking, the Galaxy Tab S2 will be very thin. In fact, the insiders claim that the S2 will be thinner than the Apple iPad Air 2.
Before you start jumping for joy, no, this isn't Android Lollipop for the Xperia Z3 and its predecessors. What Sony is announcing here instead is the availability of the source code and the pre-built software binaries for the Xperia flagship family all the way from the Xperia Z1 .
Samsung is still big in the business. Numbers may be down a bit this year but its key leaders will still remain. And as for the next flagship phone, we know that Samsung is developing it this early and may be released earlier than usual, perhaps at the Mobile World Congress. The next flagship Galaxy S phone will be called the S6. Not Galaxy S VI but simply S6.
Samsung could be working on themes for the new TouchWiz but nothing is certain and official yet. We only head rumors about it and recently, images have been discovered which could serve as clues to the TouchWiz themes feature. Antonio Monaco, an Italian technology journalist, uploaded on his Instagram account ( cinquetacche ), images of the possible Themes option in TouchWiz.
There are some guys who really want to get the best out of their hardware – that’s probably how we’re going to describe the guys at XDA developers forum who now present the DN4 (Ditto Note 4) ROM for the Samsung Galaxy Note II . As the name implies, the ROM brings Galaxy Note 4 features to your venerable Galaxy Note II.
This is a testament to how well Samsung built the Galaxy S3, that it is still alive and kicking – and custom Lollipop ROMs are still being built for it today. We have to remember that the Samsung Galaxy S3 was once king of the smartphone world, and a lot of units are still being used even to this day.
We all know that for all of Samsung ’s tech nous, the South Korean company can’t very well launch the most recent Lollipop firmware versions for all their top-of-the-line devices at the same time. This would be confusing as heck for them and so we understand (grudgingly) the delay. However, leaks like this – an official-ish Android 5.0.
If you've owned a Samsung Galaxy S4 for some time now, chances are, you feel like getting a new phone by now or at least upgrading to the current flagship, the Galaxy S5. But if budget constraints have kept you from doing so, your problems may be temporarily solved for now.
Fingerprint readers have quickly become commonplace on our smartphones, and while they are touted as offering some of the best security, it seems that may not be true across the board. A group of researchers at FireEye have reported a flaw in certain Android phones like the Galaxy S5 that could allow hackers to steal fingerprint data.
After coming out with 5200mAh and 10400mAh power bank models, it looks like the capacity for power banks from Xiaomi just keeps going up and up – with the Chinese gadget maker coming out with a 16000mAh model. This power bank looks set to give you your mobile charging needs for one whole working week – at least, that should be the rationale for having a power bank with this much juice capacity.
Not all smartphones are equal, especially when it comes to rolling out of major updates from Google. While some users are already enjoying their devices now running on Android 5.0 Lollipop, some of us have to wait for a little while longer.
Emboldened by its unexpected success with the Tizen -bearing Samsung Z1 in India, Samsung is now reported to be stepping on the gas pedal. The Samsung Z2, which is what the next iteration may or should be called, might just be around the corner, months ahead of schedule.
It’s been a while since we talked about MultiROM – that wonderful Android tweak that allows you to boot off different custom ROMs each time. We’ve mentioned that the development team of MultiROM has made it available for a good number of devices, including Sony Xperia devices , the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 and Galaxy S4, even the HTC One M8 .
CyanogenMod is still – arguably – one of the best at applying the AOSP (Android Open Source Project) flavor of Android to after-market software and making them so fiiiiiine. And they haven’t stopped. Today, they officially released nightly builds of CM12 – that is, CyanogenMod 12, the Android 5.
The problem with charging your Android device is that you notice that sometimes a charger will charge quickly and sometimes not so quickly. The science behind this is actually the quality of the USB cable and the amount of juice the charger is pumping, plus a number of other variables.
If you are looking for gift ideas for that music lover for Christmas, or any occasion for that matter, you have no shortage of choices in the Bluetooth speaker department. They are everywhere, even in gas stations. We have a half dozen in my house of all shapes and sizes, and I have reviewed numerous ones here on the Gadgeteer.
Here are some of the best free apps, app updates and new apps that have landed in the App Store recently. All app prices are USD and subject to change. Some deals may expire quickly, so grab them while you can. Apps Now Free
A Dark Room [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $0.99] Awake. Head throbbing. Vision blurry. Come light the fire.
Remote Mouse [iPhone; Now free, down from $1.