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 · May 21, 2015 at 08:30 pm

[FTF] Sony Xperia Z Lollipop Release

Sony rolled out a Lollipop update for Xperia Z just yesterday. If you still haven't gotten the update notification you should visit this thread by XDA Senior Member Haminjuri. The prepared FTF file should be flashed with the newest version of Flash Tool. Backup your data before proceeding!

Tomek Kondrat · May 21, 2015 at 07:57 pm

Original Moto G Receives Lollipop, OTA Captured

The original Moto G was released almost two years ago. Motorola still continues to update its product and delivered the Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update that has been captured by XDA Forum Member tony_evl. The only requirement to flash this OTA is stock KitKat recovery.

Tomek Kondrat · May 21, 2015

[THEME]Colorful Xperia

This theme for CyanogenMod 12/12.1 is a glimpse of Sony Xperia UI, popular among many XDA users. XDA Senior Member afah_me themed almost all system apps, so everything looks really neat and tidy. Give it a spin to find out.

Tomek Kondrat · May 19, 2015

Google Play services 7.5.62 APK

Google Play Services received an update to version 7.5.62. The services provide core functionality to Google apps and enhance the overall Android experience. The new update brings the latest improvements and is designed for ARMv7 devices running Android 5.0.

Tomek Kondrat · May 21, 2015 at 07:50 am

Elephone P8000 Announced

Elephone announced its new flagship device. The P8000 has a 5,5" Full HD screen and is a first phone by this Chinese brand that features the three-band LTE. This is good news to every Elephone fan living outside Asia. The smartphone will be available to buy next quarter for the reasonable $209.99.

Tomek Kondrat · May 21, 2015 at 06:53 am

Verizon Moto G on Sale for Only $19.99

The first generation Moto G was a big hit. Low price, good hardware and firmware very close to AOSP was a recipe for success. You can get the Verizon Moto G for only $19.99. It's a no-contract black version of the phone which is definitely a great deal.

Tomek Kondrat · May 20, 2015 at 12:15 pm

Windows XP Runs on LG G Watch

The LG G Watch is one of the devices with Android Wear on board. Surprisingly enough, the Android Wear is not the only system that can be run on this watch. Developer Dave Benett managed to boot the skinned version of... Windows XP on his watch. Check this video to find out how it performs.

Tomek Kondrat · May 19, 2015

Astronaut Theme

This minimalist theme proves that more colors is not necessarily better. Very balanced colors, black and white tones and space motives make the creation of XDA Forum Member khiwendz really great. Test it on every device with CM12 based ROMs.

Tomek Kondrat · May 18, 2015

[THEME] Sense 7 Default

HTC Sense is one of the nicest looking UI's available for Android. Check out this theme made by XDA Forum Member sargat to make your ROM with CyanogenMod Theme Engine look like Sense 7.

Tomek Kondrat · May 19, 2015 at 08:12 am

Xperia Z1 Compact Available for $329.99

The Sony Xperia Z1 Compact is still a decent choice for those of you looking for a smaller phone with good hardware specs and continuous firmware support. Sony has lowered the price of its phone from $549.99 to $329.99 so head over to the Sony store website to check it out!

Tomek Kondrat · May 19, 2015 at 04:04 am

Recovery Mode Available for a Range of Unlocked Xperias

Sony expanded its recovery program to include more devices. From now on users of unlocked Xperia Z1, Z1 Compact, Z Ultra, T2 Ultra, T3, M2 and E3 devices can use the modified bootloader to "add" the recovery partition. Definitely a nice move by Sony. More info in the announcement.

Tomek Kondrat · May 19, 2015 at 02:45 am

TWRP on OnePlus One to Support Qualcomm Encryption

TeamWin member and XDA Senior Recognized Developer Dees_Troy announced on his Google+ page that TWRP for OnePlus One now supports Qualcomm encryption, which offers a better performance than the AOSP one. Upcoming builds of TWRP will have the support of the new encryption method, so be on the look out.

Tomek Kondrat · May 19, 2015 at 02:17 am

QKSMS is One Year Old; Premium Codes Available for Free

Today the QKSMS application is celebrating its birthday! To celebrate that event, the developer offers the premium version of the app, QKSMS+ for free. Head over to the Reddit thread to learn more about QKSMS and acquire the promo code.

Tomek Kondrat · May 17, 2015 at 01:10 pm

HTC One ME9 to Unveil in June; Specs and Price Revealed

India is an important market to most OEMs. We often see many devices designed exclusively for Indian users. HTC is set to launch the One ME9, which is a cheaper, MediaTek-based alternative to its flagship HTC One M9 in India. Learn more about the specs by reading this article.

Tomek Kondrat · May 17, 2015 at 08:20 am

The Elephone P7000 Scores 41,000 AnTuTu Points

The Elephone P7000 has just entered the market and it seems that this Chinese device can become a really good choice for many users. This MT6752 scored an incredible 41,000 points in AnTuTu benchmark, which is a really close score to other, much more expensive, flagships.