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A decade after Android went mainstream, custom ROMs still make (a lot of) sense!

Now that you've read the title (see a psychologist if you haven't), we know, most of you are wondering whether or not...
CUSTOMROMS FAQ

Are custom ROMs rooted by default, or do we need to root them manually?

This depends on the ROM of your choice. Some ROMs come pre-rooted while some will come unrooted and you'll have to get...
CUSTOMROMS FAQ

What is a custom ROM? What are the merits and demerits of using custom ROMs?

Okay, this is too simple of a question for most of you, but let's still answer this for the newbies. Some context...
CUSTOMROMS FAQ

What are the differences between stock ROMs and custom ROMs?

All right, so you've got an Android device, you kind of want to try something new, you want to switch to a...
CUSTOMROMS FAQ

What is an OTA Update? How do OTA updates work?

OTA stands for over-the-air, and no prizes for guessing, OTA updates mean over-the-air updates. The term explains it all, but let's dive...

A decade after Android went mainstream, custom ROMs still make (a lot of) sense!

Now that you've read the title (see a psychologist if you haven't), we know, most of you are wondering whether or not this post is going to be biased. After all, our...
CUSTOMROMS FAQ

Are custom ROMs rooted by default, or do we need to root them manually?

This depends on the ROM of your choice. Some ROMs come pre-rooted while some will come unrooted and you'll have to get root access manually with some root manager, like Magisk or...
CUSTOMROMS FAQ

What is a custom ROM? What are the merits and demerits of using custom...

Okay, this is too simple of a question for most of you, but let's still answer this for the newbies. Some context first: Android is an open source software, also called AOSP...
CUSTOMROMS FAQ

What are the differences between stock ROMs and custom ROMs?

All right, so you've got an Android device, you kind of want to try something new, you want to switch to a custom ROM because you're frustrated with the way your device...
CUSTOMROMS FAQ

What is an OTA Update? How do OTA updates work?

OTA stands for over-the-air, and no prizes for guessing, OTA updates mean over-the-air updates. The term explains it all, but let's dive into more details, all the way from the elementary level....

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A decade after Android went mainstream, custom ROMs still make (a lot of) sense!

Now that you've read the title (see a psychologist if you haven't), we know, most of you are wondering whether or not this post is going to be biased. After all, our...
CUSTOMROMS FAQ

Are custom ROMs rooted by default, or do we need to root them manually?

This depends on the ROM of your choice. Some ROMs come pre-rooted while some will come unrooted and you'll have to get root access manually with some root manager, like Magisk or...
CUSTOMROMS FAQ

What is a custom ROM? What are the merits and demerits of using custom ROMs?

Okay, this is too simple of a question for most of you, but let's still answer this for the newbies. Some context first: Android is an open source software, also called AOSP (Android Open Source Project), meaning the codes are available for free for anyone to edit, modify, tweak, add/remove codes and features, recompile and release it for the public. If you have read the FAQ post about stock ROMs, you know...
CUSTOMROMS FAQ

What are the differences between stock ROMs and custom ROMs?

All right, so you've got an Android device, you kind of want to try something new, you want to switch to a custom ROM because you're frustrated with the way your device is functioning, or it's running an outdated version of Android, or you're just bored. Then again, you're not exactly sure about the improvements/decrements you'll have on board, or you're not aware what the primary differences between your stock ROM and...
CUSTOMROMS FAQ

What is an OTA Update? How do OTA updates work?

OTA stands for over-the-air, and no prizes for guessing, OTA updates mean over-the-air updates. The term explains it all, but let's dive into more details, all the way from the elementary level. Over-the-air basically means through the air, or, without any solid media (wires & cables), or, wirelessly. The distribution of software updates wirelessly is therefore referred to as OTA updates, and these wireless update packages are called OTAs. 'OTA updates' are...
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What is a bootloader? What does it do? Why would I want to unlock it?

The bootloader, or HBoot is your gateway to the world of rooting, modding & flashing. It is literally the first point of interaction between your phone's hardware and software. But does everyone know what it is and what it does? We guess not. Some people want it locked, some want it unlocked, and there has been a lot of noise about bootloaders in the past. So, grab your brains, it's time for...
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Are Custom ROMs Safe/Secure?

Okay, custom ROMs are great. They give a boost to performance, they come based on newer Android versions, and they bring a lot of visual enhancements. But, what about the safety and security? Are custom ROMs safe for stuff like banking or mobile payments? Are they secure? Or is there a catch behind all these benefits? Let us answer.Just a heads up, this post is about custom...

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