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Former Writer · Dec 19, 2012

Official CM10.1 Builds for the Nexus 7 and Galaxy Tab 2 7.0

Most of the CM10.1 releases we talk about are unofficial. That's to be expected, as most of these releases are alphas, pre-alphas, or preview builds that don't really run well, but show that work is being done. When it's official, it's usually more stable. Now, there are official CM10.1 builds out for the Nexus 7 and the Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0. The Nexus 7 release was posted by XDA Forum Member eak1080. As is to be expected for vanilla Android...

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Haroon Q. Raja · Sep 4, 2012

How To Dual Boot Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0

Got yourself a Galaxy Tab 2 7" P31xx and not satisfied with running just one build of Android on it? Want to dabble into custom ROMs like CyanogenMod 10, but don't want to lose the stock ROM at the same time? XDA Member Macadamia Daze has found a way to dual-boot two Android builds on this tablet. This dual boot method runs one Android build from the internal memory and the other from the SD card.  Before you begin, you must have...

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Former Writer · Jun 24, 2012

Easy Root and Recovery Tutorial for the Galaxy Tab 2 7.0

With the Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 obtaining root, it was only a matter of time before it's smaller sibling, the Galaxy Tab 2 7.0, was rooted as well. Unlike the original Galaxy Tab and Galaxy Tab 10.1, which were released almost a year apart from one another, this generation offers the two sizes (as well as a few others) concurrently. Given the similar hardware and software, making the leap from one to the next is much easier. The device was originally...

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Will Verduzco · May 8, 2012

Forums Added for the Galaxy Tab 2, Asus TF300T, Droid Incredible 4G LTE, and EVO 4G LTE

Another day, another forum here on XDA-Developers. And today, we bring you several. Starting with the tablet world, we added forums for the Asus Transformer TF300T and the Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 (both the 7.0 and 10.1 variants). The Asus offering brings similar features to that of its sibling, the Transformer Prime, but with a more wallet-friendly price. Swapping out the acclaimed Super-IPS display for a more standard (but still vibrant) IPS panel, but retaining its Nvidia Tegra 3 powerhouse, the...

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