The CyanogenMod 11 nightly ROMs for the Qualcomm based Samsung Galaxy S4 (GT-I9505) have been released letting its users experience Android 4.4 on their device. The device was one of the few that received the Android 4.3 update from Samsung recently. Therefore, installing this ROM will allow its users to run Android 4.4 on their devices now itself rather than waiting for the official update which may not arrive soon.
The Galaxy S4 being Samsung’s flagship device boasts of very impressive specs. The international version (GT-I9505) is powered by a 1.9 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 processor. It has a 5″ Full HD Super AMOLED screen, 2 GB DDR3 RAM and 16/32/64 GB internal storage options along with further 64 GB external storage which can be expanded by a microSD card. It has a 13 MP rear camera and a 2 MP front facing camera. Let us now see how to install the CM 11 ROM on it.