[How To] Install Paranoid Android 3.99 ROM on Sony Xperia Z Ultra

The Paranoid Android (PA) ROMs have been updated to the Android 4.3 versions. The latest PA ROMs, version 3.99, include the all new Halo 2.0 feature. This has further optimized the ROM’s efficient multitasking abilities. It is also one of the few ROMs that allow users to switch between phone mode, tablet mode as well as phablet mode as per their need.

The Xperia Z Ultra was launched by Sony a few months back after the success of the flagship Xperia Z. This huge smartphone has a 6.4″ 1080p full HD display screen, 2.2 Ghz quad-core Snapdragon 800 processor, 2 GB RAM, 16 GB internal storage which can be expanded up to 64 GB via a microSD card. It sports a 8 MP rear camera, 2 MP front camera and has a 3050 mAh battery. It originally ran on Android 4.2 and is water and dust proof.

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[How To] Install Paranoid Android 3.99 on Samsung Galaxy Note 2 (N7100)

Samsung last month announced it’s new phablet device, the Galaxy Note 3. It’s one of the most awaited devices this year packed with some innovative features. Meanwhile, its predecessor, the Galaxy Note 2, is still one of the most widely used devices in the world. It came with Android 4.1.1 which was upgradeable to Android 4.1.2. Now we will see how to install Android 4.3 on it with the help of the Paranoid Android custom ROM.

The Paranoid Android ROM is known for its efficient multitasking features. The Paranoid Android 3.99 is the latest version of this custom ROM. It contains a whole new Halo button which performs more functions than just display text messages from applications. Users can now view full notifications including accessing music players and power toggle from Halo itself without having to launch the app.

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[How To] Install Paranoid Android 3.99 on HTC One

Paranoid Android ROMs are fast gaining popularity among the Android community. The introduction of Halo 2.0 feature by Paranoid Android makes their ROM a tad unique from others and is one of the main factors in attracting users. This Halo, which is nothing but a floating button, allows efficient use of the ROM’s multitasking feature. The 2.0 version allows users to view full notifications rather than just text from the applications.

The HTC One is the flagship device of the Taiwanese manufacturer. It was launched at the beginning of this year and had Android 4.1.2 in it. Later HTC also launched a Google Play Edition version of the One which also gained popularity among users. We have already seen how to install the Google Play Edition ROM on the One. We will now proceed in installing Paranoid Android 3.99 in it.

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[How to] Install Paranoid Android 3.99 on Nexus 7 (2013)

The Paranoid Android (PA) team is working round the clock to develop new and stable builds for the various Android devices in the market. They even plan to release the Paranoid Android 4.0 version before Google releases the Android 4.4 Kitkat version. They aim to release a stable build along with few changes to the Hybrid Engine and the Pie. However, their’s being a small team may lead to a delayed release and also considering the fact that Google hasn’t announced a release date for Android 4.4 KitKat yet.

The Paranoid Android team recently started rolling out the last version among the PA 3+ ROMs, the PA 3.99. This update was released mainly because of the JWR66Y firmware update that started rolling out for a few devices. It bought about some security improvements and Paranoid Android was quick to include it in their ROM. The PA 3.99 also includes some device specific fixes that were being worked upon before the JWR66Y firmware update started rolling out. We have already seen how to install the Paranoid Android 3.98 on the Nexus 7 (2013). We will now proceed in installing the PA 3.99 on it.

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