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.

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Tomek Kondrat · Mar 31, 2015 at 10:22 pm

KDZ of Android 5.0.1 Captured for T-Mobile LG G3

T-Mobile US is yet to release the 20B Lollipop build for the LG G3. Luckily enough, you can download the KDZ right now thanks to XDA Recognized Contributor and Developer autoprime. Download the flashable files here.

Tomek Kondrat · Mar 31, 2015 at 07:30 pm

Build Custom Stock Kernel with Linaro GCC 4.9.1

With this guide for Sony devices, you will learn how to build a kernel using the Linaro toolchain. Linaro is an alternative to GCC, which is used in many kernels and ROMs across XDA. This guide is a perfect place to get started with actual Android development.

Tomek Kondrat · Mar 31, 2015 at 10:00 am · 2 comments

The History of Flagships: Part III – HTC

A few months ago, we came up with the idea of presenting the history of flagship devices released by some of the major Android OEMs. In this, we've had the pleasure of bringing you the stories of Sony (Ericsson) and Samsung. Now, it's time for our third and final installment. This is a very special episode, as the OEM I will talk about was heavily connected to Android and the beginnings of XDA as a whole. Yes, I'm talking about HTC, the...

Tomek Kondrat · Mar 31, 2015 at 06:06 am

CyanogenMod 12.1 for Moto G (2014)

After the release of Android 5.1, the CyanogenMod 12.1 madness continues. The Moto G (2014) received a quite functional build thanks to official co-maintainer luca020400. A list of bugs is almost non-existent, so grab the release while it's hot.

Tomek Kondrat · Mar 30, 2015 at 11:52 pm

MediaTek Intros Helio Family SoCs

Mediatek has unveiled its new processor family for high-end phones. The first processor will be a 64-bit SoC based on eight Cortex-A53 cores and clocked at 2.2GHz, the company revealed. The 64-bit octa-core SoC can support display refresh rates of 120Hz, and slow motion videos at 480fps. More in the article.

Tomek Kondrat · Mar 30, 2015 at 04:20 pm

CyanogenMod 12.1 for Android One

Android One devices once again got a pretty stable release of Android 5.1. XDA Recognized Developer varun.chitre15 managed to build a CyanogenMod 12.1 for Spice Dream Uno, Micromax Canvas A1 and Karbonn Sparkle V. Head over to this thread to download the unified ROM.

Tomek Kondrat · Mar 30, 2015 at 04:25 am

Unofficial Android 5.1 for Samsung Galaxy Note 4

The Qualcomm edition of the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is another device that received a working port of Android 5.1. XDA Recognized Contributor aukhan and his team updated the AICP to the latest release of Android. Update your phone now!

Tomek Kondrat · Mar 29, 2015 at 10:02 am

AOSP Lollipop 5.1.0 for LG Optimus 4X HD

One of the main rivals of the legendary Samsung Galaxy SIII, the LG Optimus 4X HD has received an impressive port of Android 5.1. XDA Forum Member MoltenMotherBoard adjusted CyanogenMod's sources to work nicely with almost pure AOSP.

Tomek Kondrat · Mar 28, 2015 at 12:00 pm

Android 4.4 KitKat on a laptop: Android x86 Install Guide

We all know that Android runs pretty well on phones, tablets and watches. There are many versions of Android to test. If you ever wanted to run KitKat on your laptop, head over to this complete guide, where every step is carefully explained.

Tomek Kondrat · Mar 28, 2015 at 10:30 am

CyanogenMod 12.1 for Samsung Galaxy S5

Android 5.1 is slowly putting its mark in the custom ROM world. CyanogenMod 12.1 is available to the Samsung Galaxy S5 thanks to XDA Recognized Contributor and Themer vinman12. List of bugs isn't long, so head over to this thread if you have an S5 in your pocket.

Tomek Kondrat · Mar 28, 2015 at 07:42 am

CyanogenMod: All About L – Part 1

CyanogenMod is preparing its sources for the Android 5.1 release. Many interesting things will happen, including the end of unified builds. You can read about plans, ideas and added devices in the official announcement made by ciwrl at CyanogenMod's blog.

Tomek Kondrat · Mar 26, 2015 at 08:30 am

Unofficial Chrome/Opera App for XDA-Developers

Are you a frequent visitor of the XDA news page? XDA Senior Member SimpleTool created a nice extension to desktop Chrome and Opera which brings all the latest news from our site right to your browser. Open your settings page and go to extension to install the .crx file.

Tomek Kondrat · Mar 26, 2015 at 07:35 am

3.10 Kernel Source Pushed for Android One

Android One devices were introduced at the latest I/O. Google worked really closely with MTK to provide a fully buildable kernel source. Today, a new 3.10 kernel source was pushed and was instantly grabbed by XDA Recognized Developer varun.chitre15. You can browse the source on his GitHub.

Tomek Kondrat · Mar 26, 2015 at 06:00 am

CyanogenMod 12.1 for HTC Desire 816

The Android 5.1 madness is ongoing. CyanogenMod 12.1 has been released for the mid-range HTC Desire 816. The man who did the porting job is XDA Recognized Developer Grarak. Keep in mind that CyanogenMod 12.1 is yet to be officially released, so there might be bugs.