Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 12.2 (SM-T900) released with Android 4.4.2 KitKat and Samsung didn’t update the firmware yet to a newer Android version. You need root and custom recovery to flash any custom ROM. In this post I’m going to explain easy step to flash an unofficial CM 12.0 ROM on your Tab Pro 12.2 through custom recovery. I’m using this about a month and happy with it. It is fast and stable while giving you better battery performance and using less system storage.
Odin mode is important to flash or reinstall a firmware on Samsung devices. You can resolve any OS related issue on your phone or tablet. Entering into Odin mode easy by pressing the Volume key + Home + Power button combo. Then you can flash a relevant firmware for your device. Upon successful completion the device will restart.
If you are using a custom ROM you know what Gapps (Google Apps) are. They are the Google Apps for Android OS, comes in a flashable zip files. Some of the custom ROMs offer Gapps pre-installed or built-in. With some of the custom you need to download them separately. And, you need to flash it after you flash the ROM. There are different versions of Gapps for different Android versions. You can download Gapps for Android if your device is running Android 2.3.3 Gingerbread, to the latest Android 4.4.2 KitKat.
Nexus 5 owners who likes Xperia apps there is a good news for you. Xperia Z apps for Nexus 5 is among us to flash. XDA Senior Member auras76 created the zip file for you to flash. Now you can give a new shiny look to your Nexus 5.
The Xperia apps are the same one as you would find them in Sony Xperia Z1 smartphone. Also comes with some Sony Xperia widgets. The thread also has zip file to mod your sound and enhance it. Xloud, Beats audio and DSP Manager is ready to flash, if you are a music lover. [Read more…]
You can now speed up Android devices running Android 4.4 KitKat or up. The small mod to speed up Android phones just put some modified bionic and dalvik files. These files comes optimized and with various improvements. And, works on basically every devices and ROM running Android 4.4, 4.4.1 or 4.4.2. Android speed optimizations are not over yet. There were a lot in the past and more to come in the future. [Read more…]