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SkipSoft Toolkit for the OnePlus 3T allows you to Unlock the Bootloader, Root your Phone, Flash Firmware, and More

Although some of us like to learn how to manually unlock our phones, many people would prefer having access to an all-in-one toolkit that handles all of the steps for us. Various toolkits have been developed for other devices, of which the SkipSoft Android Toolkit is one of the more popular versions. This unified Android toolkit,...

Modify the Screen Saturation and Calibration on a Rooted LG G5 with KPPD

Many of our users may remember KCAL, a kernel patch that brings you advanced color/gamma control on a handful of Qualcomm SoCs. For users with root access but a locked bootloader (such as on the LG G4), the original developer of the KCAL patch came up with the KCAL Post-Processing Daemon (KPPD), which allows you to...

Unaltered, Prebuilt GCC and Linaro Toolchains to build your Custom ROM/Kernel

Basically, a toolchain is a bunch of development tools used in a chain (the output of one tool feeds into the input for the next tool, hence a toolchain), usually in order to compile source code (such as ROMs or kernels). Developers often use modified toolchains that can include optimizations for specific architectures focusing on performance...

Team OpenKirin Releases Resurrection Remix for Honor 8, Huawei P9, and Huawei P8 Lite

Team OpenKirin aims to provide custom ROMs for Huawei phones with Kirin SoCs. Team member and XDA Recognized Contributor surdu_petru has just released Resurrection Remix OS for three devices. The ROM is available for the Honor 8, Huawei P9 and Huawei P8 Lite. The first two devices use a stock kernel and users should not face many...

Greenify4Magisk Brings Boost Mode back to Greenify

Greenify is one of the most popular battery-saving tools available on our forums. If your device has the Xposed Framework installed, then Greenify has even more tools available for it to help kill resource-hungry processes in the background to save your juice. Unfortunately, Xposed is not available on Android Nougat yet, but if you're looking to retain...