SAMSUNG VIBRANT Posts on XDA

CyanogenMod 10 Nightlies for Select Devices

We recently told you about the CyanogenMod team beginning work on CM10. Now, a significant milestone has been reached: CM10 Nightlies have appeared for select devices. For those who aren't familiar, a nightly build is an automatic build incorporating the latest changes in CM source for a device. Yesterday, CyanogenMod released the list of those...

Slim Bean Jelly Bean ROMs Available for Several Devices

With the release of the Jelly Bean source code to AOSP last month, we are seeing more and more of Jelly Bean ROMs ported to various Android devices. Slim Bean is the Jelly Bean variant of the popular Slim ICS ROM, and it is now available for several devices including the Samsung Vibrant, Nexus S,...

Team ICSSGS Brings Pure AOSP ICS To Samsung Galaxy S Lineup

Ice Cream Sandwich might be taking its time rolling out to phones that don't have a Nexus branding, but that hasn't stopped Team ICSSGS from delivering their namesake, ICS for the Samsung Galaxy lineup.They began their work nearly 2 months ago in November with the release of ICS on the Samsung Captivate and has been...

Ice Cream Sandwich Ports Progress Report

Ice Cream Sandwich ports are highly sought after, given the hype and price of the phone that runs it. However, providing there is support behind development, there is every chance you can run it on your device. This article is here to list the current ICS ports on our most popular  forums and their individual...

Unbrick Your Hummingbird-Powered Device by Creating Your Own Bootloader

How would you like to create your own bootloader? Sounds a bit daunting, no? Aside from the inherent "cool factor," having this ability could get your device out of some tough spots that would otherwise require the use of JTAG.Thanks to the work of a team lead by XDA Recognized Developer Rebellos, this is now possible for...

Stop MMS From Showing Up In Call Logs On Vibrant

If seeing your MMS's in your Vibrant call log annoys you, XDA forum member Br1cK'd has posted a 'How To' on stopping them appearing.Based upon two other threads on fixing call logs by XDA members eury23 and Mammon88, the XDA dev has written a detailed tutorial on how to take the LogsProvider.apk from you ROM...

Samsung Vibrant to Get Froyo Update Tomorrow

XDA member jmerchant informed us earlier today that there is something coming. Something that will hit all Vibrant users in the "happy" spot. Well, that last sentence came out wrong, but basically this will make them really happy. After months of speculations and complaints against Samsung and T-Mobile, it seems that the version of the...

How To Get A Front Facing Camera On Your Vibrant

There are a lot of mods at XDA, and this one is for the Samsung Vibrant, courtesy of XDA forum member siirial.If you fancy a front facing camera for your Vibrant, take a look at this mod - you'll need a specifically compatible ROM for the front facing camera, the right kernel, a front facing...

Do You Have a Bell Vibrant (i9000m)? Then, Read This.

It seems that Samsung cannot get away from problems with the Galaxy S devices. Some of the most common things that you will see if you went into any of the Samsung S fora would be issues with GPS, lag, and more. The kiss of death for any hardware manufacturer happens when the device begins...

LockScreen Mod For JL5 On Vibrant

If you've been getting a bit bored of the same old lockscreen and have recently upgraded to the leaked JL5 firmware on your Samsung Vibrant, check out this mod from XDA forum member untermensch.The LockScreen mod is specifically for the recently leaked JL5 firmware and the dev has helpfully given users a choice -  you...

Segmented Battery Mod For Samsung Vibrant

IF you're a fan of modding the icons in your notification bar, then you might be interested in this Segmented Battery Mod by XDA forum member frankencat.The mod provides more battery information in terms of indicating remaining battery levels. Built specifically using Nero v1 as a base, the mod may work for other versions.The mod is...

How to Run Ubuntu on Your Vibrant

And we keep on going with this barrage of cross breeding devices and platforms that we have had lately.  This time, XDA member jzero88 brings forth this easy to follow tutorial to have a full Ubuntu version running on your Vibrant. Android devices are no strangers to running this OS and this device seems to...