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Ever wondered how well the custom Android ROMs for the Galaxy Nexus fare against each other when it comes to battery usage? If so, the table below (built by a passionate modder... by the name of Shayes) should provide a good reference point, although there is one major variable that was not taken into consideration when the table was built. But letā€™s go through the details be...

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One of the best features about Android is having total control over how you customize your device. More specifically, Launchers and Skins give Android users access to tons of new user interfaces... and features. In addition, a bunch of Android devices are subject to bloatware. When this happens, the average user probably is not interested in playing around with custom ROM’s or even rooting. Pu...

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For some users, rooting is the only way to go. It gives you root access to flash custom ROMs to your device and a number of other cool features. Unfortunately, rooting does void the warranty... of your device and the only way to get it back is to restore your phone’s stock software. For those of you who want to try more apps, but aren’t willing to root your phone, there’s a...

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Samsung Galaxy ACE S5830 users may be disappointed to know that there doesn’t seem to be an official Ice Cream Sandwich update in the device’s stars. This may be because of hardware... limitations. Fortunately, however, there’s Myth–an all-new custom ROM being developed for the Samsung Galaxy ACE S5830 smartphone. The Myth ROM is mainly based on the Android 2.3.5 Gingerbrea...

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Though released last year, the Motorola Droid X remains well-loved by those who own one. It was a popular phone during its time, although newer and more power Motorola phones have taken over... its place. Can such an “old” phone still enjoy the latest and greatest release of Android? Apparently so.

Disappointed by the lack of developer attention to creating an Android 4.0...

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Android’s latest version, Ice Cream Sandwich, is the hottest and most-craved-for version of Android these days.Ā  Even owners of earlier Android devices such as the Galaxy S crave for... it. Unfortunately, it seems that Samsung Galaxy S owners still have to stick to what they have because reports are saying that the official ICS upgrade will not reach the Samsung Galaxy S until 2012...

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For LG Optimus 3D P920 users who want Ice Cream Sandwich on their phone, you’re going to have to wait a few more months for the official firmware from LG. Unfortunately, LG has yet to... release a timeframe for the official release. However, through enthusiasts, it’s now possible to easily make your LG Optimus 3D look like it has Ice Cream Sandwich.

Through the King 3D R...

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Samsung Galaxy S owners rejoice, as you may be one of the few lucky owners of having Ice Cream Sandwich for your phone. Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich was recently ported to the Google Nexus... S, but that doesn’t stop it from being ported to other devices such as the Galaxy S.

For those of you who still sport the prehistoric outdated versions of Android on your Galaxy S, the lo...

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Google made the software development kit (SDK) for Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich available on the very same day as Google... launched Android’s latest version–and the Android developer community, especially custom ROM developers, quickly slurped the delicious treat. Ā One guy was able to make an SDK port for one...

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Finally, T-Mobile Galaxy S II users can get a custom ROM built for their phone. Last week I wrote about how to root your T-Mobile Galaxy S2, and now here is your first Gingerbread custom ROM.

Disclaimer:Ā Please... follow this guide at your own risk. Android Authority will not be liable if your device gets damaged or bricked during the process.

The first step is to make sure that you haveĀ root on your phoneĀ along withĀ ClockworkMod...