by Carl Parker, 1 year ago
Looks like the official CyanogenMod 9 for the Galaxy S GT-I9000 is starting to take shape. With features like a custom launcher called Trebuchet (based on the stock Android 4.0 launcher from Google) and toggle…
Do you own a Samsung Galaxy S GT-I9000 with an ICS-based CyanogenMod 9 ROM? If you do or even if you don’t, we have good news for you and your phone. The CyanogenMod team has added nightly ROM build support for CyanogenMod 9 for the Samsung Galaxy S GT-I9000. This means that the latest changes made by the developers are applied to the ROMs everyday. You can update your phone everyday by installing a nightly ROM. Read on to learn more.
The Samsung Galaxy S was one of the best Android phones when it was released. Users were attracted by the powerful specs sported by the smartphone which included a 1 GHz processor, 512 RAM, 5 megapixel auto-focus camera, and a beautiful Super AMOLED display. The Galaxy S started off with Android 2.1 Eclair as its OS, but people were disappointed when Samsung declared that it wouldn’t be getting an Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS) update.
One of the best developers that came into town are the guys in the CyanogenMod team. Thanks to them, the Samsung Galaxy S also got a taste of Ice Cream Sandwich, even if it was unofficial. Now, they gave the smartphone a nightly ROM support resulting in even better performance and greater stability. This also means that you get the latest developments on the ROM faster, since changes are applied everyday.
On the other hand, you still have to expect some bugs and issues in this ROM, but the great thing is that you don’t have to wait too long to update the ROM. If you want to install or update this ROM, check out the instructions and requirements below.
Here are the things that you need before you can start installation. Make sure that you don’t skip anything on the list.
Use this guide at your own risk. We will not be held liable for any damage on your phone as a result of using this guide.
If you already have this ROM and you would want to update it to the latest version, you’ll just need to follow the same set of instructions but skip step number 4 and jump directly to the flashing of the ROM.
Congratulations! You can now enjoy Android 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich on your Samsung Galaxy S GT-I9000 via the latest nightly build of CyanogenMod 9.