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The Samsung Galaxy S5 is really one of top end phone for this year. With dozens of useful features, it makes your life very easy running on Android OS. The GS5 uses a bright and beautiful design. You can load apps of your choice officially compatible with your phone. But if you love to play with unofficial custom ROMs, you need to grab a better custom recovery and CWM Galaxy S5 version is now available. The popular CWM (ClockworkMod) custom recovery enables you to perform almost all the basic awesome things under recovery mode. You can easily flash custom ROM zip files, take nandroid backups, perform wipe and factory reset the phone.
Here you can load the ClockworkMod custom recovery on your Samsung Galaxy S5 but only on following supported versions. As far, following Galaxy S5 variants are compatible:
- Exynos Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900H
- Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900F
- Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900T
- Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900W8
- Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900I
- Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900P
0 2nd September, 2014 BY Abdur Rehman
The TeamWin project, better known as a TWRP, is a custom recovery of choice to enjoy custom ROMs and other custom settings under recovery mode. Instead of just flashing just custom ROMs, it perform many other awesome things you can use such as factory reset, nandroid backup, theme engine, file manager, on-screen keyboard and more. Your Samsung Galaxy S5 excels almost at everything that it should in this advance age with a lot of awesome functions. But if you still not love to use just one software UI and love to experience some custom ROMs with some dashing look and feel and some good features, give TWRP a try. Here you can flash TWRP Galaxy S5 version a little bit quickly. The TWRP custom recovery is still not available for all versions of GS5, follow are supported variants of phone we are using for TeamWin:
- International Galaxy S5 SM-G900F
- Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900H
- Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900M
- Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900S / SM-G900L / SM-G900F in Korea
- Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900T (T-Mobile American)
- Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900P (Sprint American)
- Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900R4 (US Cellular)
- Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900T1 (Metro PCS)
- Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900W8 (Canadian)
0 30th August, 2014 BY Abdur Rehman
The AT&T version of HTC One Mini is finally receiving the Sense 6 via an OTA update with software version 4.13.502.3. However this update is still based on Android 4.4.2 instead of any new version. This update will bring you the AT&T Address Book integration, Uber, Ready to Go, Usage manager, Mail and Live (Yahoo) and might be something more.
If we take a look at rumours about Android One smartphone, Google seems to be very quite as Android community is reporting. But it is a fact the Android One phones can make appearance very soon and the latest report is claiming that it can arrive in India first within net week.
It seems that Samsung is doing the work late but we still appreciate this as they are working, at least. A number of Samsung devices have been updated to KitKat in past. Recently Samsung took the Galaxy Note 3 to a higher level. Just a few days ago the international Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo started receiving the Android 4.4.2 KitKat update officially. The Korean company was staring the work from India and we hope they will cover the whole world very soon. But if you are too much excited to taste what latest update brought, you can download and load it manually on your Korean’s phablet.
The Android Wear operating system is getting popular day by day. Many manufacturers are playing with this new wearable operating system specially LG. As far there is just one Android Wear powered smartwatch is available from LG. Now Korea Times has reported that the second-generation LG’s Android wear smart watch, the LG G Watch 2, is on the way. LG is going to show off the LG G watch 2 Android Wear smartwatch on IFA in early September. If we take a deep look at report, LG is still using the Android wear operating system but there will be impressive changes hopefully. G watch 2 will use AMOLED technology instead of LCD.
The Samsung Galaxy Alpha was recently released with some good specs and features. This metal body phone does feature a gorgeous look and feel. It even brought some new beautiful wallpapers (many are water themed), thanks to firmware of device. Galaxy Alpha’s firmware has been decompiled very quickly and 9 wallpapers have been ported from phone. Download this wallpaper collection and load on any other Android phone you own. The Galaxy Alpha supports a Super AMOLED 4.7-inch display with the resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels. So all wallpapers packed in this collection are available with the resolution of 1280 x 1280 pixels.
It does not make matter whether you are a noob or just a basic Android driver, it is possible that you often try to boot your device in recovery mode and bootloader mode. Different Android devices are manufactured by different OEMs and there are different tricks available to boot them in recovery and bootloader mode. Sometime you use a specific key combination to boot your phone in fastboot. But when you come to Android Wear, I have not found a specific key combination for it yet. But I have knowledge about ADB to boot Android wear in recovery mode. And it really wastes time and even you need a computer with ADB drivers installed for this. Thanks to XDA, it is now pretty easy to boot Android Wear in bootloader mode and recovery mode using an application.
The second developer preview of upcoming Android L version is now available. Google has just updated the Android L images for the Nexus 7 and Nexus 5 on new build number LPV81C. We hope this update will bring something very helpful. As far we know about this, this Android L preview build supports the Google Fit.
Wearable devices are becoming popular with the passage of time and development community has started working on apps to enhance the usability of Android wear. The latest development appears for the wear is Facebook messenger. Facebook messenger now supports the Android wear. You can reply to message, like messages, and mute the notifications directly from the watch. It is good to not pick the phone from pocket especially in when are enjoying lots of friends around you. Just keep an eye on the smartwatch and everything should go fine. It is also good to mention that if you do not own the Android wear, you can still expand the messenger notification in your notification.