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January 2017 Security Update Rolling out to the Huawei Watch

Feature Image Credit: XDA Member Pepousek67 The latest January 2017 security update is now rolling out to owners of the Huawei Watch. Pictures of the update and a downloadable OTA link to sideload have been shared in the forum thread. Get it now!

How to Enable Google Assistant Without Changing Your Device’s Model Name

The Google App has recently been updated to no longer require modifying your device's product model when enabling Google Assistant, instead you now only need to add 'ro.opa.eligible_device=true' to build.prop. XDA Member Fknt00 has posted a flashable zip to easily make this change.

An Explanation of why SuperSU has Trouble with F2FS Data Partitions

Some users are having issues with SuperSU once they format their data partition to F2FS. The reasoning behind the issue is explained by XDA Recognized Developer arter97, and kernel developers can fix it by following his suggestions.

Pure Nexus ROM Available for the Google Pixel

The popular Pure Nexus ROM, based on AOSP Android 7.1.1, is now available for the Google Pixel. The ROM includes a mix of features, along with a focus on stability. Head on over to the ROM thread to know more!

OxygenOS 4.0.1 Developer Preview is now Rolling Out for the OnePlus 3

XDA Member Nishidh, along with several other members on our forums, is reporting that OxygenOS 4.0.1 Developer Preview is rolling out to the OnePlus 3. Follow the thread for the change log and download links as soon as they are retrieved!

How to Convert the Chinese Xiaomi Amazfit into the English Xiaomi Amazfit PACE

In the middle of last year, Xiaomi launched the affordable Amazfit GPS smartwatch for the Chinese market under its Huami sub-brand. The smartwatch was later made available in the U.S. as the Amazfit PACE starting November 22nd, 2016, but for those early adopters of the Amazfit, they were still left with the Chinese branded version....

Official Resurrection Remix For The OnePlus 3T Updated

The latest update to Resurrection Remix for the OnePlus 3T brings the ROM up to date with the official RR sources but for now there are still some device specific bugs. As always be sure to follow the update instructions in the OP.

FlashFire v0.54 Pre-Release Version now Available for Google Pixel and Pixel XL

XDA Senior Recognized Developer Chainfire has released a pre-release version of his popular on-device firmware flashing application, FlashFire. This experimental version adds support for the Google Pixel and Pixel XL. Do note that this release is for testing only and contains a few bugs, but once the final version is released - future OTA updates for...

SuperSU v2.79 SR2 is Released with Fixes for SELinux Handling on Android Nougat

XDA Senior Recognized Developer Chainfire has released SuperSU v2.79 SR2 with some changes to the SELinux policy handling on Android 7.X devices. Furthermore, the update is claimed to have fixed bootloop issues on pre-7.0 devices.

Unofficial LineageOS 7.1.1 ROM for the Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 adds Vulkan API Support

XDA Senior Member minz1 has released an unofficial build of LineageOS for the Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 with support for the Vulkan Graphics API. Users of this phone looking for better game play performance should give this ROM a shot.

Unofficial Build of CM13 is Now Available for the Galaxy View (SM-T670)

The development forum for the Galaxy View has been bare since the product was released, but XDA Recognized Contributor deadman96385 has recently released unofficial builds of both TWRP, as well as CyanogenMod 13, for the huge 18.4" Android tablet.

Android 7.0/EMUI 5 is Available For The Huawei Nova Without Unlocking the Bootloader

Using EMUI's download mode you can update your European Huawei Nova to EMUI 5/Android 7.0 Nougat without the need to unlock your bootloader. Senior Member Jozinek has gathered the files and created a quick guide explaining the update process over in the thread.