[How To] Install AOKP ROM (Android 4.4.2) on the LG G2

The Android 4.4.2 based AOKP ROM is now available for the different variants of the LG G2. The ROMs are nightly builds which are updated and new builds are released daily. Although only nightlies, they do offer the users the chance to install and run the latest version of Android on the G2, a major upgrade from the Android 4.2.2 on which the G2 currently runs.

The LG G2 was announced in August of last year as the flagship device of the company. It has a 5.2 inch True HD-IPS screen, a 2.26 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor, 2 GB RAM, 16/32 GB internal storage but no external memory card slot, 13 MP rear camera and a 2.1 MP front facing camera. We had previously seen how to install the CyanogenMod 11 ROM on the International variant of it. Let us now see the steps involved in installing the AOKP ROM on it.

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[How To] Install AOKP ROM (Android 4.4.2) on Nexus 7 (2013) Wi-Fi version tablet

Most of the major custom ROM developers are first trying to compile a stable Android 4.4 based build without adding their specific features. Once a stable base has been established, the developers will start adding their features into the builds. We saw the same with the Paranoid Android 4.0 ROM for the Nexus 5. And the Android Open Kang Project (AOKP) team are also treading the same path with regards to their builds. As a result, their nightly builds are available for many devices, however, they do lack some of the features that made it so popular.

The second generation Nexus 7 tablet has a 7-inch display with a resolution of 1200 x 1920, a 1.5 GHz quad-core processor, 2 GB of RAM, and 16 or 32 GB of internal storage. It also has a 5 MP rear camera and a 1.2 MP front facing camera. It originally ran on Android 4.3 but later received an Android 4.4.2 update. We had previously seen how to install the CM 11 ROM on it. Let us now see the steps in installing the AOKP ROM on it.

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[How To] Install AOKP ROM (Android 4.4.2) on Samsung Galaxy S3 (I9300)

The Android 4.4.2 based AOKP (Android Open Kang Project) ROM is now available on their website for the Samsung Galaxy S3 (I9300). The ROM is still a nightly build but the RAM management of the ROM seems to be pretty good as does the battery life. The biggest advantage of using this ROM however is that users can run the latest Android KitKat OS on their device, rather than the Android 4.3 on which the Galaxy S3 currently runs after officially updating it.

The Galaxy S3 features a 4.8 inch Super AMOLED screen. It is powered by a 1.4 GHz quad core Cortex-A9 processor and 1 GB of RAM. It has an 8 MP rear camera and 1.9 MP front facing camera. The internal storage varies from 16, 32 to 64 GB with an additional 64 GB expandable by a microSD card. We had previously seen how to install Android 4.4 on it by installing the Omni ROM and the official CM 11 ROM. Let us now see how to install the AOKP ROM on it.

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[How To] Install AOKP ROM (Android 4.4.2) on Samsung Galaxy Nexus (I9250)

Though it has been quite a while now since Android 4.4 was launched, the official update till now has been made available for very few devices, with almost all of those devices being the Nexus ones itself. However, Google strangely did not roll out the update for the Samsung Galaxy Nexus with it still running on Android 4.3. This is where custom ROMs come to the rescue which allow users to experience the latest Android OS on their devices.

The Android Open Kang Project (AOKP) team have now developed their Android 4.4.2 based ROM for the Galaxy Nexus. The Galaxy Nexus has a 4.65” HD Super AMOLED 720p display, dual-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A9 processor, 1 GB RAM, 16 GB internal storage, 5 MP rear camera and 1.3 MP front facing camera. It originally ran on Android 4.0. We had previously seen how to install the official CM 11 ROM, which also runs on Android 4.4, on this device. Let us now see how to install the AOKP ROM on it.

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[How To] Install AOKP ROM (Android 4.4.2) on the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 LTE (N7105)

The Samsung Galaxy Note 2 LTE received the official Android 4.3 update a couple of months back. The update included new features such as Samsung Knox security suite, new lockscreen, new S voice, some UI updates and most importantly the support for Samsung Galaxy Gear. However, as Android 4.4 was already launched by Google before that, many users were eager to try out the new Android OS rather than Android 4.3. And so the Android Open Kang Project (AOKP) team have developed their Android 4.4.2 based ROM for the device which lets users experience the latest Android KitKat OS.

The Galaxy Note 2 is the highly successful predecessor to the Galaxy Note 3 phablet. Launched in 2012, the Galaxy Note 2 had a 5.5″ Super AMOLED display, 1.6 GHz Quad-Core Exynos 4412 processor, 2 GB RAM, 16/32/64 GB internal memory, 8 MP Rear Camera, 1.9 MP Front Camera and originally ran on Android 4.1.1. We had previously seen how to install the Android 4.3 based AOKP ROM on this device. Let us now see the steps involved in installing the Android 4.4 based AOKP ROM on it.

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[How To] Install AOKP ROM (Android 4.4.2) on Nexus 4

The highly customizable Android Open Kang Project (AOKP) ROMs have been updated to the latest Android 4.4.2 version and are now available for various devices. The nightly builds feature new ROM control, toggles and other stuff. Many new features are also expected to be added to the newer builds.

The Nexus 4, which originally ran on Android 4.2, received an Android 4.4.2 update recently. The predecessor to the recently launched Nexus 5 smartphone, the Nexus 4 has a 4.7″ display, 1.5 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro processor, Adreno 320 GPU, 2 GB RAM and 8/16 GB internal storage options. We had previously seen how to install this ROM on the Nexus 5. Let us now see the steps involved in installing it on the Nexus 4.

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[How To] Install AOKP ROM (Android 4.4.2) on the HTC One

The HTC One is one of the best smartphones of this year. Impressive hardware specs coupled with HTC’s very own Sense UI makes the One a complete package. On the hardware front, it has a 4.7″ LCD display, a 1.7 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 processor, 2 GB RAM, 32 and 64 GB internal memory, 4 MP ultrapixel rear camera and a 2.1 MP front facing camera. The One originally ran on Android 4.1.2 with an Android 4.3 update made available later.

With the launch of Android 4.4, the latest Android version update has also been planned for it which will be released soon. However, users can install Android 4.4.2 on their One now itself by flashing the AOKP ROM. The Android Open Kang Project (AOKP) ROM based on Android 4.4.2 was released a few days back and the nightly build is available for the One. The detailed installation process is as follows:

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[How To] Install AOKP ROM (Android 4.4.2) on Nexus 5

CyanogenMod was the first among the major custom ROM developers to release their ROMs based on the Android 4.4 KitKat OS. And though the Paranoid Android team did roll out Android 4.4 based ROMs before the CM team, their ROMs were pure AOSP based rather than being custom ones. And now, another bigwig within the ROM community, the Android Open Kang Project (AOKP) team, have released their first nightly ROMs for various devices. The ROMs are based on the latest version of Android, Android 4.4.2, and we will see how to install it on the Nexus 5 first.

The latest device in the Nexus line of smartphones, the Nexus 5 was launched a few months back along with the new Android KitKat OS. The device sports a 4.95″ True HD IPS Plus display. It is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 2.3 GHz quad-core processor and an Adreno 330 GPU. It has 2 GB RAM, 16/32 GB internal memory and 2300 mAh battery. We had previously seen how to install official CyanogenMod 11 ROM on this device. Let us now see the steps involved in installing the AOKP ROM on it.

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[How To] Install AOKP (Android 4.3) ROM on Sony Xperia Tablet Z

The AOKP ROMs have been updated to the latest Android 4.3 version. This is of great benefit to users who have devices which are yet to receive the official Android 4.3 update from the manufacturers. The AOKP ROMs additionally offer various customizing options to users to choose the look and feel of the ROM as per their need.

The Xperia Tablet Z was launched earlier this year by Sony. It was the thinnest and lightest tablet among all at the time of its launch. It was 6.9 mm thick and weighed just 495 grams. It had a 10.1-inch LED-backlit LCD display at a resolution of 1920×1200. It was powered by a 1.5 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro quad-core processor and 2 GB RAM. It had 16 GB internal storage and a slot for expandable memory up to 64 GB. It ran on Android 4.1.2 which was upgradable to Android 4.2. We have already seen how to install CM 10.2 ROM on this device. Let us now see the steps involved in installing the AOKP ROM on it.

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[How To] Install AOKP (Android 4.3) ROM on the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 LTE (N7105)

The latest Android Open Kang Project (AOKP) ROMs are now available on their website for various devices. Codenamed jb-mr2, these ROMs are the Android 4.3 ROMs from the AOKP team. The AOKP ROMs have been favored by users especially for the plenty of customizing options that it offer. And the team have developed the new ROM keeping this in mind thus providing the same along with Android 4.3 for the users.

The Samsung Galaxy Note 2, launched last year after the huge success of the Galaxy Note, originally ran on Android 4.1.1 along with Samsung’s TouchWiz UI. Sticking to its phablet image, it had a huge 5.5 inch screen and the S-Pen, a stylus to be used for performing on-screen actions. Just like its forerunner, it turned out to be a highly successful device leading to the launch of its successor, the Galaxy Note 3.

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