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Upgrade HTC Sensation to ICS with HTC Sense 3.6

by: Alvin YbañezFebruary 13, 2012

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 [...]

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Upgrade Motorola Droid X2 to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich Via MIUI 4

by: Alvin YbañezFebruary 13, 2012

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 [...]

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Upgrade HTC Rezound to Android 4.0.3 ICS with HTC Sense 3.6 via Ineffabilis Deus Alpha ROM

by: Alvin YbañezFebruary 13, 2012

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 [...]

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Samsung Galaxy FIT S5670 – Upgrade to Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich Beta 3

by: Alvin YbañezFebruary 13, 2012

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.

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MIUI 4 for Samsung Fascinate – Download and Install Instructions

by: Richard GutierrezFebruary 11, 2012
Tired of your same old stock Samsung Fascinate ROM? then it's time you change to the new MIUI 4 created by weblexa of XDA Developers Forum. With this you can get a taste of Ice Cream Sandwich. This ROM is in its alpha state so there are some features that are not yet fully functional like:
 
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Upgrade the Original Galaxy Tab P1000 to Ice Cream Sandwich via MIUI 4

by: Ken EastFebruary 10, 2012

 

Finally, the original 7-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab gets to taste some Ice Cream Sandwich.  Thanks to a MIUI 4 port for the original Galaxy Tab P1000, the tablet can now enjoy some of the goodness of Android 4.0.

A member of XDA Developers, sinamosavi, was able to port the MIUI 4 ROM to the Galaxy Tab.  The ROM is based on CyanogenMod 9, which in turn is based on stock Android 4.0 code from the Android Open Source Project (AOSP).

The custom ROM for the Galaxy Tab is still an alpha build, so you can expect it to carry several bugs.  Among the known bugs included in the ROM are all bugs carried over from CyanogenMod 9.  Wi-Fi and SD mounts are also [...]

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Install Unofficial CyanogenMod 7.2 on LG Optimus Me P350

by: Carl ParkerFebruary 10, 2012

With how big Ice Cream Sandwich is nowadays, it seems like everyone’s waiting for his/her share. Though it may not be Ice Cream Sandwich, the LG Optimus Me P350 has its own surprise. Thanks to XDA Developers forum member pax0r, LG Optimus Me P350 users get their own taste of AOSP Gingerbread.

An unofficial release of the CyanogenMod 7.2 ROM is looking quite promising for the device. With the exception of the partially broken camera and the headset button, nearly everything in this ROM works.

Before you get too excited, however, it’s worth noting that this unofficial CyanogenMod 7.2 ROM is still a work in progress and may have a few bugs that need to [...]

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Install CyanogenMod 9 by Teamhacksung for the Samsung Galaxy S GT-I9000

by: Carl ParkerFebruary 10, 2012

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 buttons in the notification bar, the CyanogenMod 9 ROM for the Samsung Galaxy S GT-I9000 is one of the best ways for your phone to enjoy Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich.

CyanogenMod 9 ROM is still in its beta testing stage and as such, it still has a few bugs that need to be addressed. If you’re willing to go through them to get this amazing ROM on your phone, read on for a quick guide.

Requirements and RemindersMake sure to backup all the data on [...]
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Installing Pure ICS ROM on Samsung Galaxy S2

by: Alvin YbañezFebruary 9, 2012

Nothing beats the pure sweetness that Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich offers to consumers. If you want to experience pure ICS without having to buy a Galaxy Nexus, then you you can use an aptly named ROM–Pure ICS–on your Samsung Galaxy S2.

According to the developer, the Pure ICS ROM providers, er, pure ICS and lists the following working features (among many others):

Pure ICS user interface Improved battery life Rooted and latest SU ICS keyboard ICS launcher Stock ICS icons Optimized apps and framework Fully deodexed and zipaligned Integrated with Google add-ons Google Music 4.1.1511 TouchWiz removed

So, if you want your Samsung Galaxy S2 to run [...]

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Flash Virtuous Quattro ROM Based on Android 4.0.3 ICS on HTC Desire Z

by: Alvin YbañezFebruary 9, 2012

The Ice Cream Sandwich madness is not yet over as another HTC device just recently got a taste of its irresistible sweetness. With the help of the Virtuous Quattro ROM, your HTC Desire Z can provide you with the pure Google experience of Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich.

The HTC Desire Z has been known to combine productivity and leisure into one device. Its QWERTY keyboard allows users to compose text messages in a flash, while maintaining its slim design. It sports a 3.7-inch screen for mobile browsing, and an 800-MHz CPU for your multitasking needs. The phone runs Android 2.2 Froyo, but you can now enjoy Android 4.0.3 ICS via Virtuous Quattro on your [...]

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