The LG G4 has a lot to prove, given that last year’s LG G3 was among the best smartphones of 2014. The Global Mobile Awards given out during the time of MWC 2015 named it the Smartphone of The Year (SOTY?) alongside the iPhone 6, and at the time of its release it packed the very best in Android specifications, from the powerful Snapdragon 801 to the class-leading 1440p display. The camera, battery life and feature set were also deemed...
Source-Built Android 4.4 ROMs Incoming! CyanogenMod 11 Development Started – XDA Developer TV
Source-Built Android 4.4 KitKat is now available on the LG Optimus G and the Sony Xperia Z! That and much more news is covered by Jordan, as he reviews all the important stories from this week. Included in this week’s news is the announcement that CyanogenMod 10.2 M1 is here and KitKat-Based CyanogenMod 11 is coming soon, and you can find a KNOX-Free Android 4.3 leak for the Samsung Galaxy S III (GT-I9300). That’s not all that covered in today’s video!
Jordan talks about the other videos released this week on XDA Developer TV. XDA Developer TV Producer TK released an Xposed Tuesday video for the GravityBox, Jordan released a video detailing How to Root the Google Nexus 5, and TK gave us an Android App Review of Call Popout. Pull up a chair and check out this video.
Links to stories mentioned:
- Source-Built Android 4.4 KitKat Now on the LG Optimus G
- Source-Built Android 4.4 KitKat Available for Sony Xperia Z
- Android 4.4 KitKat Available for the Motorola Defy
- Leaked Android 4.4 KitKat Build Appears for T-Mobile Moto X
- KNOX-Free Android 4.3 Leak Now Official for the Galaxy S III
- CyanogenMod 10.2 M1 Here, KitKat-Based CM11 Soon!
- Mystery Android 4.4 (KOT31B) Build Appears on Chromium Issue Tracker
- Forum Added for Project Ara / MDK Hacking and Discussion
- XDA Xposed Tuesday – GravityBox, Get Your Pie Controls! – XDA Developer TV
- How to Root and Unlock the Google Nexus 5 – XDA Developer TV
- Android App Review: Let’s Popout for a Call – XDA Developer TV
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