The Android community is brewing up a lot of good stuff with Ice Cream Sandwich in it. You might already have tasted some of it, like those CyanogenMod 9 builds which they are piously working on.
Just like what you are hoping for, we also wish that someday soon we can already see a perfect custom ROM built from Android 4.0 core. This might not have come just yet but a lot of good progress is very visible nowadays.
Team Hacksung is one of the ardent teams that are working on porting ICS into Samsung devices. The team recently released a new and updated build of its ROM which is tailored to work on a Samsung Galaxy S GT-I9000. Build 15 is the newest version and [...]
Following in the footsteps of its older brother, the Nexus S 4G can now be manually upgraded to Android 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich.
When the Android ICS update was released, the Nexus S was one of the first few devices that became the guinea pigs of XDA Developers. And now, you can enjoy the latest ICS update on your Nexus S 4G.
XDA Developer mrxkills is kind enough to share his discovered treasures of the official ICS update. This update is based on Android 4.0.4 ICS for your Nexus S 4G on Sprint and CDMA variant of the device, offering a new software modem, bootloader, a new IMM26 build number, and the sweetest ICS experience on your mobile phone. Compared to [...]
The Sony Ericsson Xperia Mini Pro is quite a good Android smartphone that has been liked by many people. This device is known for its good performance and its cute form factor.
And, to give this cute phone some love, the very able team working on CyanogenMod ROMs just recently released CyanogenMod 7.2 (based on Android 2.3.7) for the Xperia Mini Pro. This latest ROM will offer new enhancements that will make the Xperia Mini Pro better when it comes to performance.
So, if you own an Xperia Mini Pro and would like to further enhance its capabilities, you can definitely check out this ROM. We have the step by step guide below if you want to [...]
While everybody is so busy trying to make the perfect Ice Cream Sandwich custom ROM for various devices, some of the guys from the Android community just recently released an enhanced Android 2.3.6 Gingerbread custom ROM for the Motorola Droid Razr.
The firmware offers some enhancements to the LTE radio of the device, updates the Moto Car Finder app, and even includes some enhancements for the Moto Blur UI. This update is a case of taking matters into our own hands, since Motorola is not really doing very well in sending new updates.
The Droid Razr is such an amazing Android smartphone. With a thin form factor, Kevlar back cover, powerful hardware–you [...]
Much has been said about MIUI. This popular custom ROM has already received so many good reviews from users. One of the qualities that set this ROM apart from the others is its user interface. The simple and straightforward looks of its UI make this custom ROM stand out. Some might say that its design was just copied from the iPhone, but if you are already using it, you can definitely tell its distinct qualities.
The recently updated MIUI 4 has been an astounding breakthrough. This new update is already based on Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich. Just imagine the awesomeness of MIUI combined with the greatness of ICS. This is a true powerhouse.
The latest MIUI [...]
Move over, Gingerbread. Ice Cream Sandwich is here for the Motorola Razr. Amidst anxious waiting for the official arrival of Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich on many Android devices, the Motorola Razr XT910 is one of those for whom an official update has not yet arrived.
But, thanks to a leaked copy of official ICS firmware, you can now upgrade your Motorola Razr to Ice Cream Sandwich. The said leaked firmware reportedly comes with Linux kernel version 3.0.8, so it is expected to bring a lot of performance improvements to your phone.
Check out the rest of this guide for instructions on how to upgrade your Motorola Razr to this leaked official Android 4.0.3 Ice [...]
If Ice Cream Sandwich alone is irresistibly alluring, how much more if it includes the colorful skin of HTC Sense 3.6. Owners of the HTC Sensation can now enjoy both Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and HTC Sense 3.6 through the custom ROM called Extreme Sensation, developed by a member of XDA Developers named thelegendarylegends.
The ROM is based on the leaked RUU version 3.24.401.1 for the HTC Sensation and is reportedly stable enough to be used daily. The developer fully re-edited the said leaked RUU, fully integrated HTC Sense 3.6 into it, and threw in a few extra features such as overscroll glow effect, semitransparent app drawer, battery percentage mod, and a few [...]
The combination of the sweetness of Android ICS and the polished interface of MIUI makes MIUI 4 a suitable OS running on your Motorola Droid X2.
MIUI has gained its popularity by combining the features of the two most talked-about operating systems–Android and iOS. This ROM carries the features and some special apps from Android, while it also bears a resemblance of the polished, clean, and smooth design of iOS. No wonder MIUI has gained the favor of most custom ROM enthusiasts.
XDA developer aceoyame has come up the latest version of MIUI that is suitable for running on your Motorola Droid X2. Although it is still new and carries a few bugs, the ROM lets [...]
The Android Ice Cream Sandwich invasion is becoming more widespread, as another device will be showered with the sweetness of the new Android OS. Thanks to XDA Developer newtoroot, you can now enjoy both Android 4.0.3 ICS and HTC Sense 3.6 on your HTC Rezound.
The custom ROM, called Ineffabilis Deus Alpha, comes to the HTC Rezound, thanks to the leaked ICS update 3.10.605.13 for the HTC Rezound. Aside from the sweetness of Android ICS, the ROM also packs HTC Sense 3.6, bringing new surprises and vibrant animation on your mobile phone. You won’t also need to worry about this custom ROM, because it is fully stable to run on your mobile device.
So, what are [...]
Despite its modest hardware, the Samsung Galaxy FIT S5670 has been found fit to run even the most awesome and the latest version of Android–Ice Cream Sandwich.
Thanks to the efforts of independent developers, owners of the Samsung Galaxy FIT can load up their phones with Ice Cream Sandwich via a CyanogenMod 9 port for the Galaxy FIT.
The custom ROM is not yet stable enough for daily use, but in time, it will soon reach a stable stage. Users of the ROM have reported some issues with the keyboard not displaying properly in portrait orientation, though installing the ICS Keyboard app from the Android Market reportedly solves the problem.
The camera [...]