XDA Forum Links

LineageOS 14.1 makes its way to the HTC One Mini 2

An unofficial version of LineageOS 14.1 has been ported to the HTC One Mini 2 by XDA Senior Member nightcore500. As of now, the ROM is already pretty stable and can function as a daily driver. To use it, the device needs to be unlocked or in the S-OFF state. Head over to the development thread...

MultiROM Ported to Moto G5 Plus

MultiROM has been ported to the Moto G5 Plus by XDA Recognized Developer GtrCraft. In order to make it work, a customized TWRP recovery has also been released. To use the mod, a custom kernel with kexec-hardboot patch is required and the device must be decrypted. MultiROM is a great solution for those undecided users who...

Stock Android 7.1.1 Firmware Images for the Wileyfox Swift 2

XDA Recognized Contributor linuxct published recovery and fastboot images of the stock firmware for Wileyfox Swift 2. The user has also uploaded an incremental upgrade to the latest version of Android 7.1.1. Instructions and links are posted in the thread. If you have the Wileyfox Swift 2 in your pocket, give it some love and...

Early Builds of Firefox Focus by Mozilla are Available to Try

Mozilla launched Firefox Focus for iOS late last year, but now the company's GitHub page has the code up for early builds of it for Android. XDA Senior Member lexcyn saw this and compiled three different versions of it for us including Gecko, WebKit and WebKit Beta.

Photo Shows EMUI 5.1 on the Huawei Mate 9

Huawei has recently said that their smartphones running EMUI 5.0 would not be updated to 5.1.  However, XDA Senior Member duraaraa was able to get their hands on Mate 9 software running EMUI 5.1 on the Huawei Mate 9. They said the software seems stable and is very similar to P10's firmware at this point. They even noticed...

XA is an Unofficial XboxAchievements.Com Application

XDA Senior Member corlygunnz has created an unofficial application for XboxAchievements.com that lets you view news, achievements, screenshots, upcoming releases of Xbox games, and guides provided by other players. It works on Android 4.1+ but its latest version still needs a bit of work done on its notification system, according to the developer.

Flashable Country Specific Code (CSC) Selection Tool for the Samsung Galaxy S8+

Due to Samsung investing their effort into a wide variety of devices across many different regions and under many different carriers, the company came up with a way to enable/disable certain features based on what market the device is being sold in. This is called the Country Specific Code (CSC). If you would like to...

Flashable Country Specific Code (CSC) Selection Tool for the Samsung Galaxy S8

Due to Samsung investing their effort into a wide variety of devices across many different regions and under many different carriers, the company came up with a way to enable/disable certain features based on what market the device is being sold in. This is called the Country Specific Code (CSC). If you would like to...

Moto G5 Plus Toolkit Helps you Unlock the Bootloader, Root your Phone, and Make Backups

Although some users are comfortable using the command line to unlock their bootloader, many users would prefer having a nice GUI to guide them through everything. To that end, XDA Junior Member drtechie created an open-source, multi-platform toolkit that works on Windows, macOS, and GNU/Linux distributions. It helps you unlock your bootloader, root your phone, and...

Unofficial LineageOS 14.1 Nightlies for the Pixel and Pixel XL

XDA Recognized Member invisiblek has released nightly builds of LineageOS 14.1 for the Google Pixel and Pixel XL. Everything is reportedly working fine, but since these are nightly builds, it may be little rough around the edges. Still, if you're looking for something new to try, check this out!

Mod to Boost Low-light Camera Performance on Moto G5 Plus

XDA Senior Member defcomg has modified some system libraries related to the camera for the Moto G5 Plus to give better results in low-light conditions. The mod changes some of the default calibration settings to mimic the settings found on the Google Pixel. You can either flash the provided zip file from your custom recovery...

Guide Helps Nougat ROM Maintainers Merge Camera HAL3 for the OnePlus 2

XDA Senior Member xdvs23 was able to get camera HAL3 working on the OnePlus 2 when running a Nougat ROM. To help out, XDA Senior Member MZO has put together a guide for ROM maintainers (and those who do personal builds) to merge these commits into a Nougat-based ROM. As it is right now, everything is working except portrait...