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Download OnePlus 7T Pro custom ROMs: LineageOS 17.1, Resurrection Remix, and more

One of the main reasons behind OnePlus' popularity is the company's stance towards the developer community. The company is known for its timely kernel source code releases and promotion of custom ROMs for EOL devices among other things, which makes it a fan favorite in the developer community. Thanks to this, third-party development for its...

Image Warp helps you transform pictures with manually adjustable grids

When it comes to photo editing apps, the Google Play Store offers a boatload of options to choose from and each app offers something unique. You have apps like B612 that pack in a range of interesting filters, to ones like Google's Snapseed that offer a vast range of image manipulation tools to edit your...

Download Android 10 custom ROMs for the Realme 5 Pro: LineageOS, Pixel Experience, more

The budget-friendly Realme 5 Pro (review) from last year was among the first few devices from the company to receive the Android 10-based Realme UI update. Shortly after rolling out Realme UI for the device, the company also shared its Android 10 kernel source code in an effort to promote third-party development. Just a few...

Custom Project Treble GSIs get updated with the April 2020 security patches and fixes for Xiaomi/Realme devices

As a consequence of separating the Android OS framework and the vendor HALs and Linux kernel, Project Treble enables the ability to boot an AOSP Generic System Image (GSI) on any supported device. While Google does provide developer-centric Android 10 GSIs as well as a handy flash tool on its website, community developers have long...

ASUS ROG Phone II Developments: Google Camera, LineageOS 17.1, and more

The ASUS ROG Phone II was inarguably one of the most iconic phones from 2019. Along with great performance chops, the device also offered users a unique design and some innovative features like the AirTriggers, all of which was accompanied by a rather affordable price tag. In an attempt to generate more interest in the...

Volume Styles lets you theme Android’s volume panel with different styles

Android's volume panel has seen a fair few customizations over the years. However, the changes are a little difficult for the average users to keep track of, mainly because this is one area that OEM skins end up customizing to suit their own overall design aesthetic. These UX skins themselves tweak and vary their design...

ASUS ZenFone 6/ASUS 6Z Developments: Custom ROMs, Kernels, Mods, and more

The ASUS ZenFone 6 is among the few pocket-friendly flagship killer devices. Besides its powerful Snapdragon 855 processor, the ZenFone 6 (ASUS 6Z in India) is known for its 180º flipping rear camera. When it comes to software, the phone offers a really clean user experience for its target audience, primarily comprising gamers and power...

CarbonROM, BlissROMs, and AOSiP custom ROMs are now available for the POCO X2

Following the launch of the POCO X2 (review) in India, the company sent out a couple of units of the device to custom ROM and kernel developers. The idea behind the move was to help kickstart third-party development for the device and our first custom development roundup revealed that it's been a massive success. Developers...

Hole-punch battery indicator app “Energy Ring” released for the Galaxy A51/71, S10 Lite, and Z Flip

The punch hole camera cutout was a unique take on Samsung's design philosophy, and the company is embracing it quite well. This layout, formally known as Infinity-O display, was initially introduced by the Galaxy A8s, but the Galaxy S10 lineup was responsible for making it a household name. Despite having a rather polarizing review, modders...

POCO X2 Custom Development Update: Paranoid Android, arter97 kernel, Google Camera port, more

Earlier this year in January, Xiaomi India set up POCO as an independent brand and, shortly thereafter, the newly-formed brand launched the POCO X2 into the market. Since the POCO F1 was quite a big hit among custom ROM enthusiasts and developers alike, POCO sent out a couple of units of the new POCO X2...

Bring back the notification ticker with Super Status Bar

It seems like heads-up notifications have been with us for forever now, even though they were actually introduced with Android 5.0 Lollipop all the way back in 2014. Before then, though, we used to have something called a "notification ticker" that would show a preview of incoming notifications within the status bar when they arrived....

Unofficial TWRP enables true dual boot on the OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7 Pro

OnePlus phones are often touted as the spiritual successors to the Google Nexus lineup due to their hackability. The debutant OnePlus One can run Android 10 or even Ubuntu Touch without any issue. Advanced mods, such as multi-booting, is quite a well-known hack among the community. Now XDA Recognized Developer Zackptg5 has expanded the concept...