Finally, you can download and install latest official Android 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich Firmware on Samsung Galaxy S II now. Yup, there is a leaked official Android 4.0.4 ICS Firmware for Samsung Galaxy S2 ~ XXLQ5 Firmware (Europe region). What are the new features and improvements in this XXLQ5 Firmware? Based on feedback from users who tested it… Much smoother experience in TouchWiz Launcher, menus and stock browser. And other minor tweaks from here and there too. Try it yourself to find out more. No worry, you can install Android 4.0.4 ICS XXLQ5 Firmware on any other region Samsung Galaxy S2 as long as model is GT-I9100. Just installed it on my Malaysia unit. Note – this is WIPE version. It will delete everything on your phone. Make sure you make backup first.
Any Android Open Kang Project (AOKP) fans here? You can enjoy Official AOKP Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich ROM for Amazon Kindle Fire now. It is supported by AOKP team themselves. Current official build 37 was compiled with old kernel (no Hashcode 3.0 Kernel) and has Wi-Fi issue. So I tested latest test release build with Hashcode 3.0 Kernel. So you get all hardware acceleration support in this ROM. And feel free to customize AOKP settings in ROM Control to match your taste.
Want a slim and light Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich ROM on your Samsung Galaxy II? Then you should try Insanity II CM9 ICS ROM for Samsung Galaxy S2. XDA Developer, nitr8 wanted a basic ROM that is really quick as he only needs his phone to make calls, email, calendar… So he cooks Insanity II ROM for himself and share to all of us. What are the features of this Insanity II ROM? It is using 182 DPI by default (you can change it later). Loaded with SIP Integrated (VoIP), AOSP Apps & Lock screen and Swype 3.26. Most of the applications are removed but you can install them back with nitrality tool.
Hashcode 3.0 kernel for Amazon Kindle Fire is so popular nowadays. Lot of ROM chefs are working hard to cook better Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich ROM for Kindle Fire. gedeROM for Kindle Fire is the latest ROM that based on CM9 Android 4.0.4 ICS and using 3.0 kernel. Besides, gedeROM added lot of goodies like overclocked to 1.2 GHz, Beats Audio (seriously, does it really work?), modified build.prop to make it as Samsung GALAXY Tab (GT-P1000) so most Gameloft are games working, decreased power consumption, modified Play Store (no country or device restrictions), SystemUI tweaks by JackpotClavin, custom hosts file to block ads, removed most non-core apps and Google Apps included…
Yeah… We have another team to developer Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich ROM for us ~ Android Open Kang Project (AOKP). AOKP supports lot of Android devices like Galaxy Nexus, HTC Sensation, HP Touchpad… Personally, I tested AOKP Android 4.0 ICS ROM on Amazon Kindle Fire. It is using Hashcode 3.0 Kernel which provide better ICS supports (and bring some issues with it too).