Ever since Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS) hit the web, there’s been no shortage of it. Almost every Android phone’s got an ICS-based ROM in the works, and among the lucky ones to regularly receive custom ROMs is the popular HTC Sensation.
Today Endo-Sense 4.0, based on Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich and built from the bits and pieces of a leaked RUU firmware, has joined the fray. Developed by XDA Developers member xXkingsromXx, this ROM contains features like XDA, a tune-in radio, System Tuner, and parts that reportedly help performance tremendously.
If you’re familiar with the ROM, and have already tried previous versions, this update [...]
It seems like the Ice Cream Sandwich craze isn’t going to die out anytime soon. For those of you who are familiar with the Android Open Kang Project (AOKP), build 27 of Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich has finally arrived for the Samsung Captivate I897. Thanks to developer Zaphod, a number of awesome features have been built into this release, such as the following:New weather panel dropdown, which not only shows more information but also gives you an option to refresh New power menu navigation bar controls when hidden, which allows you to control your phone even when it’s hidden Added ability to show navigation bar on devices that don’t have it by [...]
Though seemingly overshadowed by its more-powerful predecessor, there’s no stopping the Asus Eee Pad Transformer TF101 from getting more Ice Cream Sandwich love in the form of the CyanogenMod 9 (CM9) with Cornerstone custom ROM.
The new CM9 with Cornerstone ROM promises jampacked features of Ice Cream Sandwich with a slightly added flavor in the form of the Cornerstone Android modification integrated into the ROM.
Cornerstone is a great modification feature that lets users multitask, as it helps in switching between applications and closing the other before opening a new one. The Cornerstone modification utilizes the extra screen space found on many Android [...]
This morning, the Galaxy S2 ICS (Android 4.0.3) update began to sweep the world, first in South Korea, followed by Scandinavia and a few other countries. Of course, it took only hours for the industrious gathering of enthusiasts at XDA-developers to produce a method of rooting your freshly updated Samsung Galaxy S2. And if Samsung has neglected your country so far and you can’t wait to replace that stale Gingerbread on your S2 with a spankin’ fresh Ice Cream Sandwich treat, XDA-developers has you covered too.
If only some carriers would be so adept at releasing updates as Android enthusiasts are at rooting them, the world would be a better place… Enough dreaming, [...]
The InsertCoin team has given in to the Ice Cream Sandwich demand and has released a custom ROM for your HTC Sensation. If you’re not familiar with the name, InsertCoin ROMs are custom ROMs for the HTC Desire and the HTC Sensation that are built with speed, stability, and quality in mind.
This latest release, InsertCoin 5.1.1, packs not just Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich but also HTC Sense 3.6 and the Ad-Free script.
The InsertCoin 5.0.2 custom ROM also includes features such as:Deodexed Init.d support Rooted Improved SQLite Improved GPU Configuration GPU Acceleration ON APKs optimized to speed up and reduce memory footprint Removed HTC Sniffing [...]
The Ice Cream Sandwich fever is still on as several ICS-based custom ROMs continue to be released for various devices. Users are definitely loving the efforts of the developers who are letting them experience Ice Cream Sandwich, especially since official ICS updates for most phones still have not started rolling out.
Among the numerous Android phones for which an ICS ROM has been developed is the Samsung Captivate. The Dark Knight custom ROM, for instance, brings Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich to the said phone.
The Samsung Captivate now joins the long list of devices that had already received unofficial Ice Cream Sandwich upgrades. XDA Developers member [...]
The HTC myTouch 4G Slide is one of the few phones from T-Mobile’s arsenal that is getting the spotlight lately with the introduction of an AOSP Android 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich build for the device. XDA Developer member rajzzz has recently released an enticing new brew of a custom Ice Cream Sandwich ROM called ICSex 0.2 for the HTC myTouch 4G Slide.
Currently the ROM is still in its beta stage so expect a couple of bugs or so at this point. Since this ROM is based purely on AOSP, expect to have a “Sense-less” UI that pretty much resembles the original Ice Cream Sandwich that Google intended to be.
Speaking of “Sense-less,” the new ROM promises to give all the [...]
MIUI ROMs became popular because of the amazing graphics and user interface that users loved so much. Recently, there has been a series of new and updated MIUI ROMs released for various devices and users surely are loving them.
Most of the newly released MIUI ROMs are based on the currently “hot” Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS) and users are expecting more MIUI ROMs to come in the coming weeks. Now the ICS- based MIUI v4 for the LG G2X was also recently released just a few days ago.
The ROM was developed by XDA Developers member siulmagic and many users are already scrambling to try it. Users are very excited as much as they are delighted with the release [...]
It has not been long ago since the Android 2.3 Gingerbread firmware update for the Samsung Captivate was released, and now an Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich custom ROM for the Captivate is finally available.
However, this ICS firmware for the Captivate is unofficial and Samsung Electronics has left us with no clue on when the official ICS update will be coming.
Many users have already experienced Ice Cream Sandwich on their devices (mostly through custom ROMs), but many have still yet to try it on their devices. So, if you are one of those who are still craving for ICS, download and install this firmware to your Captivate now.
To help you decide if you [...]
The HTC Rezound is a sleek device with beefy hardware specifications. With HTC promising Ice Cream Sandwich for the phone in the coming months, the HTC Rezound can truly shine even more with the said new upgrade.
For HTC Rezound owners who can’t wait for the official Ice Cream Sandwich upgrade, you might want to go the route of custom ROMs, which almost definitely can satisfy your sugary cravings. XDA Developers member newtoroot, who also brought the famous Ineffabilis Deus Alpha ICS ROM, has posted yet another custom Ice Cream Sandwich ROM called Senseless ROM and based on the latest Android 4.0.3 leaked firmware update for the Rezound. The ROM is actually Sense-free, [...]