SlimRoms' website has been experiencing technical difficulties for the last month or so, but it's good to know the team is working hard and is still on top of things. The SlimRoms GitHub repos are getting updated with some major changes showing up. Most notably, some projects are getting a new 5.1 branch: lp5.1! A new, revamped and open source website is also in the works, with a look inspired by material design. We also got a tip about an...
Test Your Filesystem With TAP Benchmark
For Galaxy S device owners, you’ll be aware that there are a variety of lagfixes available, but how do you compare between them all? XDA forum member peacemanibk has written an application to help.
The Benchmark app aims to give you better numbers for comparing different filesystems used in various lagfixes. It should also work for different phones, in order to compare performance between them.
Currently in beta, the Benchmark app needs to be run at least two times to make sure the numbers are consistent since a first test after a fresh installation can sometimes give false indications.
For more information, including to download the apk, visit the application thread.
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Wireless charging is becoming more and more common as many OEMs are now starting to include this feature in their flagships. There are already dozens of wireless chargers to choose from on the market today, but quality definitely varies. For those of you who charge your devices wirelessly, let us know which charger is your favorite and why.
ASUS has built a solid name over the years for their computer components, but in the last few years they have been expanding into the mobile market. With their Transformer series of tablets, their Padfone line, and being the tablet manufacturer for the Nexus 7 (as well as the 2013 version), they've solidified their place as a viable option in the mobile industry. In the 4th Quarter of 2014 they announced their ZenWatch, and at the beginning of 2015 they announced...