Tomek Kondrat

eagleeyetom is an editor on XDA-Developers, the largest community for Android users. Tomek is the only Polish moderator on XDA Developers. He graduated from the University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn with a degree in journalism and public communication in 2013. He's a big fan of football (not hand egg), post rock and cooking. A total addict of mobile technology, especially Android. Currently flashes dozens of custom ROMs on his OPO.

Posts by eagleeyetom

Tomek Kondrat · Jul 1, 2015

TechKnow Universal ADB Driver

Install this driver and forget that any ADB problems have ever existed. TechKnow created a universal Windows driver that works with over 500 (!) various devices with different SoCs and architectures. Give it a spin and kiss problems good bye.

Tomek Kondrat · Jul 1, 2015

Solid Explorer Goes Material Design

There are a lot of third party file managers available for Android. Solid Explorer is among the best. The application has just received a material design overhaul. It's fast, reliable and pretty, so don't wait any longer to give it a shot.

Tomek Kondrat · Jun 27, 2015 at 10:32 pm

Oukitel Set To Release a Phone With 10,000 mAh Battery

Poor battery life is a subject of countless discussions on our forum. Chinese brand Oukitel wants to create a phone with a whopping 10,000 mAh battery. Sounds crazy? With such a battery you can forget about the charger for at least a week. More information in the article.

Tomek Kondrat · Jun 27, 2015 at 10:22 pm

Sony E5663 Specification Leaked

Specs of the Sony Xperia E5663 were leaked online earlier today. The device will sport a 4.6-inch 1080p display, 21MP rear camera, a monstrous 13MP selfie shooter and 3GB of RAM. The device is expected to be released in India but the premiere date is yet to be known.

Tomek Kondrat · Jun 27, 2015 at 09:58 pm

Soak Android 5.1 for Verizon Moto X 2014

Motorola and Verizon are testing the Android 5.1 update for the Moto X 2014. The soak test is only limited to a number of users, but you can quickly become one of them thanks to XDA Senior Member shane1. Get the ~500MB OTA and flash it onto your unmodified system through the stock recovery.

Tomek Kondrat · Jun 27, 2015 at 09:41 pm

Meizu MX5 – More Pictures

Meizu MX5's premiere is just around the corner. While the official specifications and design are certain yet, leaks suggest that the phone will sport a 5.5 inch Full HD display, a MediaTek MT6795T chipset with an octa-core 2.1GHz processor, 3GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage and a 3,150mAh battery.

Tomek Kondrat · Jun 25, 2015 at 07:23 am

Thermal Throttling – Which SOC’s are the Worst Offenders?

Selected processors have different thermal throttling that directly influences device performance. A good example is Qualcomm's Snapdragon 810 which gets really hot. Follow this article to learn which SoC handles the heat decently without throttling the performance.

Tomek Kondrat · Jun 24, 2015 at 07:21 pm

The Xperia Z3+ Camera Crash in About 3 Seconds

The Sony Xperia Z3+ or simply Z4 is a good looking device. However, the smartphone uses Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 SoC which has some serious overheating problems. Check out what happens with the device when the camera app is open for longer than couple of minutes.

Tomek Kondrat · Jun 22, 2015 at 03:28 am

OmniROM Nightlies for Android 5.1.1 Are Out

The OmniROM team has finally released the nightly builds for eleven devices. The list of supported devices will surely grow in time. Nightlies are available to download from the official website, as well as official threads. Builds are based on the most recent Android 5.1.1 source code. Check if your device is supported now!

Tomek Kondrat · Jun 21, 2015

Melior UI Theme

Over 30 themed applications, custom wallpapers, fonts and audio files are just a few elements included in the Melior UI theme made by XDA Senior Member jahirfiquitiva. Give it a try if you're looking for a minimalist theme for CyanogenMod 12 or other ROMs with theme engine.

Tomek Kondrat · Jun 21, 2015

[Theme][CM 12.x] Asteroid

Looking for an interesting new theme for your device? Check out this new Space theme made by XDA Senior Member PunchUp called Asteroid, It covers every element of the UI and works fine with CyanogenMod 12.0 or 12.1.

Tomek Kondrat · Jun 21, 2015 at 07:30 am

HTC One M9 Discontinued by A Canadian Carrier

HTC's One M9 is a great device but sales fall short of estimates. One of the Canadian carriers even decided to discontinue selling the device due to lackluster demand. It's one of the first instances we've seen where a device from such a well known OEM is discontinued due to poor marketing results.

Tomek Kondrat · Jun 21, 2015 at 07:03 am

Panasonic Lumix CM1 Android Camera Launches in US

A device that first premiered almost a year ago is finally available to pre-order. It features a 4.7-inch Full HD screen, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor and 2GB of RAM, allowing this camera to record 4K Ultra HD videos albeit in 15 FPS and full HD video at 30 FPS. Read more about it in the article.

Tomek Kondrat · Jun 20, 2015 at 02:27 am

Change Your Screen Parameters with Screen Shift

Have you ever faced a situation where an app is simply too small to display properly on your QHD screen? If yes, you should give the Screen Shift application by XDA Senior Member aravindsagar a try. This application allows you to shrink the resolution used on your Android device. Gaming should be much more enjoyable!