Former Writer · Jun 19, 2012 at 04:30 pm

Devil Kernel Config Gives Galaxy S Users Kernel Control

There are a lot of tool kits out there that help users modify their ROM and how it works. They can add scripts, mods and tweaks to boost anything from performance to battery life. One portion that doesn’t get as much attention is the kernel. There are a few kernel tool kits out there, although they tend to be a little more complicated than ROM based ones. Users of kernel tool kits get access to all kinds of system tweaks that you can only get with a kernel. For the Samsung Galaxy S and all of its variants, there’s a kernel tool kit that’ll help users tweak all kinds of settings.

The application is called Devil Kernel Config, and was developed by XDA Forum Member philbring. It does have a few limitations. Users must be rooted, be running ICS, and be running Devil kernel in order to get everything to work correctly. There are also a few settings that do not stay past a reboot. This is a problem that is promised to be fixed before the next release.

A few features of the application include:

RAM Settings
Toggle ZRAM/Swap
Devil Idle
Toggle Screen Off – Min/Max Frequency

While some of the features can be found in CPU control applications, a few of the settings are unique. Users of the application have also been requesting features, so there may be more to come.

For screen shots, download links, and more, visit out the application thread.


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