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The famed AOKP (Android Open Kang Project) has been landed to your T-Mobile HTC One unofficially, thanks to recognized XDA developer Romanbb. AOKP custom ROM is known for customization that enables you to personalize almost everything to bump up your favorite UI on your T-Mobile HTC One, since it’s AOSP-based ROM, it provides a stock Android experience but improve usability of phone.
The popular ParanoidAndroid ROM has been landed to Oppo Find 5, the ParanoidAndroid is known for hybrid mode, you can experience everything at once, tablet UI and phone UI, however I should be honest, it’s not a tablet mode but look and feel of interface is similar to tablet. There are a lot of customization options to customize the interface of your Find 5 depending on your personal choice as you can scale your apps and widgets, even you are independent of system DPI.
Recently Paranoid brought Halo, if you’re unfamiliar with Halo, it’s a way to enjoy multi-window on Find 5, it’s quite simple to use, you can allow apps to get a notification, care about your tasks, the interface is stunning that seems similar to Facebook Home. So it’s worthy to try the ParanoidAndroid ROM over your Oppo Find 5 to improve the usability of phone, thanks to recognized XDA developer aaronpoweruser.
It’s very important to note that you may find something missing or bugs, however the developer is working to iron out them.
The Oppo Find 5 is now receiving the attention of developers as the official CyanogenMod 10.1 is now available for the Oppo Find 5, thanks to recognized XDA developer XpLoDWilD.
The CyanogenMod 10.1 is AOSP custom ROM based on Android 4.2 Jelly Bean, so it will give you a fully stock Android experience but it offers customization to personalize the interface depending on your choice and includes many useful tweaks such as Apollo music player app, file manager app, T9 dialer and more. However since it’s a custom ROM, it may contain a few bugs.
Steve Kondik (founder of CyanogenMod) is true on his words as he has released the CyanogenMod 10.1 (CM10.1) for the Samsung Galaxy S4, CyanogenMod is one of very popular AOSP (Android Open Source Project) custom ROM around the world, since it’s based on AOSP, it can be used for stock Android experience, this custom ROM packs a lot of customization options to generate a personal interface depending on your choices even it includes many handy Android apps such as T9 dialer app, Apollo music player app, CM File Manager and more.
CyanogenMod for Galaxy S4 is available in nightly builds for just two variants as for that are T-Mobile (SGH-M919) and Canadian (SGH-i337M) variant, but worry not as they’ll hopefully bump up new builds for other variants soon. If you’re unfamiliar with nightly build, it generates a new build on daily basis to bring new features but it’s also important to note that it may also bring bugs.
The CyanogenMod team is working on CyanogenMod 10.1 nightlies for T-Mobile Galaxy S4 SGH-M919, it will go live tonight.
The CyanogenMod team is working on CyanogenMod 10.1 nightlies for T-Mobile Galaxy S4 SGH-M919, Steve Kondik (founder of CyanogenMod custom ROM) said that it will be available soon in near future, T-Mobile SGS4 is the first lucky variant that will receive CM10.1 love and nightly build will be released tonight.
He also mentioned that other USA variants (Qualcomm Snapdragon 600-based) will receive their CyanogenMod 10.1 in the future as soon as they get them, which means they don’t own them but will receive them.
Android development forums are flooded with so many custom ROMs and choosing a best one has become a difficult task, however some of them have become very popular because of quality interface and useful tweaks such as CyanogenMod, AOKP, and ParanoidAndroid, to cure ROM hunt, I recommend PAC MAN ROM that is combination of them.
PAC MAN ROM covers features from CM, AOKP and PA ROM to experience everything in one place, it’s pretty stable but we should not forget that since this is WIP stage, the ROM may includes a few bugs too, worry not as the developer will hopefully iron out all bugs soon. The PAC MAN ROM for Sony Xperia Z commands respect with a beautiful combination, so make your life easy with it.
The HTC One comes with Jelly Bean and Sense 5.0 user interface that enables you to manage tasks rapidly and easily while there are a lot of decent tweaks that you can try to improve usability and OrDroid custom ROM is one of good example for this purpose as it packs a nice box of tweaks.
The new member of One series from HTC is great as it packs powerful material and drives Android and Sense UI, development community is now making the way to phone though custom ROMs and tweaks, if you’re looking for something best, you should give a try to Android Revolution HD custom ROM for your shiny HTC One.
The Android Revolution HD ROM for HTC One is improved edition of stock ROM but Zipaligned, de-odexed, rooted with SuperSU and BusyBox and it’s very fast, clean and stable. This custom ROM is multi-language, the interface is fully optimized and tweaked, it will improve virtual memory management and enable GPU UI rendering, bloatware apps are removed and it includes data, cache and system partitions mounting tweaks and much more to make fun, it does offer excellent battery life.
The HTC One shines with a beautiful metal body and powerful specs while it comes with Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean and Sense 5.0 UI, development for HTC One is now speeding up with custom ROMs and TrickDroid is a best custom ROM to get started, thanks to senior XDA developer torxx.
TrickDroid is based on latest 1.29.401.12 RUU with less bloatware, it’s rooted and Deodexed with SuperUser and BusyBox, yes it’s Zipaligned with latest SDK too, developer has removed all debug codes from /app and /framework, however it included a lot of handy tweaks to improve your phone usability, TrickDroid for HTC One is multilanguage support, the developer has fixed various original HTC Bugs too.
There’s TrickDroid tweak package option to customize your experience, it offers an advanced power menu, CyanogenMod Brightness Mod, menu tweak under settings and menu on homescreen. Camera is improved with more tweaks, the main thing about ROM is excellent battery life. HTC One TrickDroid ROM includes a lot of other tweaks to make you happy. This guide shows you how to install TrickDroid ROM for HTC One.
Samsung introduced a new trend in smartphone world with Galaxy Note series that offers a great experience with handy Samsung apps and Samsung use Android as operating system for Galaxy Note, so you may use custom ROMs for to enhance interface and features, here’s AllianceROM for the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 N7100 to do so.
The AllianceROM is based on official Android Jelly Bean XXDMA6 firmware and it’s deodexed, rooted, and zipaligned. The Galaxy Note 2 AllianceROM is packed with a lot of interesting features such as AllianceOTA, 6 lockscreens (Ripple, Circle, Jellybean, Blackberry 10, Acer, LG Optimus), smart stay app, battery tweaks, modded camera, and so many helpful tweaks to customize the interface of your device.
Do you want minimalistic and faster UI right on your Samsung Galaxy Note 2? Well! Give HyperNote ROM a try to do so, this very beautifully themed custom ROM with Clean, Minimalistic, Dark, Fast UI, RedPill Kernel, LCD Density at 240 by default, a lot of apps that make sense, Boot Animation and more.
The HyperNote is a light weights custom ROM but offers a great experience, thanks to senior XDA developer member kristofpetho. The main reason to install the hypernote custom ROM is a simple but stunning interface.
Of course the Galaxy Note 2 is one of impressive phablet to make life smarter, the phablet faster UI and the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS are great but if you also want deep customization, you should taste a best custom ROM, a senior XDA developer member iGio90 has released JellyBam custom ROM for the Galaxy Note 2 that seems a super box of handy tweaks.
The JellyBam custom ROM shines with some features that are picked from AOKP, CyanogenMod 10, and ParanoidAndroid that most popular custom ROM because of highly customizable interface. The fun is not over, the custom ROM also offers a lot of other tweaks to tweak the interface of your Galaxy Note 2 such as profile tile, power menu tile, translation MOD, camera MODs, audio MODs, video MODs, internet MODs and more.