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How To Root AT&T Samsung Galaxy S II [ODIN Method] [Guide]

In case you opted to go for an AT&T Samsung Galaxy S II and are now waiting for root, then your wait is over! Development for AT&T Samsung Galaxy S2 kicked off as soon as the phone’s kernel source was made available. And the results so far have been awesome! Developers have not only managed to cook a custom stock kernel with root, but there are couple of popular ROM ports available for flashing. Senior XDA Member and Android Developer, Entropy512, released a stock and pre-rooted kernel packaged in stock system image. Flashing this System Image will not only give you root access on your phone, but will also unbrick your device if your flashed a bad PIT file earlier.

Here is the step by step guide to root AT&T Samsung Galaxy S II with modified kernel: Continue reading

Samsung Galaxy S2 gets Official ICS 4.0 Update (HOW TO)

Samsung Galaxy S2 users can now enjoy the new ICS 4.0 Update. In a press meeting today, Samsung finally announced that S2 will be getting updated to ICS 4.0 officially.

Samsung is a multinational south Korea company known for its electronics product. They said that earlier that they will be releasing new ICS 4.0 update for S2 and they have kept their words.

Galaxy S2 users in Poland, Hungary, Sweden in Europe and South Korea in the Asia Pacific region can enjoy the new ICS from today only. Within a month, the update will be available for every country in the world.

Users in the countries listed above can update their mobile through Kies or by waiting for the Over-The-Air upgrade and many will recieve notification to update their mobile device to ICS 4.0 version.

Samsung is the first company to roll out Official ICS 4.0 Update for Galaxy S2.  Also, this update is not available for United States users by bought S2 from AT & T, Sprint or Verizon Wireless and will have to wait another update. Continue reading

[HowTo]Root Samsung Galaxy S i9000 using One Click Root

Great news for Samsung Galaxy S i9000 owners, a new rooting method was created. It is called One Click Root. The rooting tool was created by Senior Member and TGA_Gunnman from XDA – Developers. This tool roots both Android 2.1 Éclair and Android 2.2 Froyo and offers one click unroot option.

Next you can find a step by step tutorial on rooting and unrooting Samsung Galaxy S i9000 in just one click.

If you are a Windows user, you need to do two things: Continue reading

ICS(Ice cream sandwich) ROM for AT&T Galaxy S2! (SGH-i777)(CM9)

Chk out this ICS ROM for AT&T Galaxy S2 SGH-i777! A CM9 port, this ICS ROM is pretty complete except for minor things like the back button and search button not working. Other quicks include the screen turning off and on randomly during its sleep state but if that doesn’t bother you, you can get “almost” full ICS experience on your AT&T Galaxy S2 with Face Unlock working too. Other than those small issues, everything works including data/wifi/bluetooth/camera.

I know you’ve all been waiting for this so go ahead, download this ROM and try it out yourself, very-usable ICS ROM. And yes, it will only get better and better from this point on. Continue reading

 Root AT&T Galaxy S2! [SGH-I777]

Well, just got my AT&T Galaxy S2 yesterday, couldn’t keep myself from compiling.

Here’s how to root AT&T Galaxy S2 SGH-i777 model using Windows!

Features:
-Root
-CWM 5.0.2.3 (thanks to codeworkx!)
-SuperUser App 3.0.5
-SU Latest 3.0
-Custom Boot animation support (copy over bootanimation.zip file to /system/media directory)
-init.d support

Here’s how to root your AT&T Galaxy S2!

This one, you just have to flash the tar file in ODIN, that’s it, you get root, CWM, and the extras.

Step 1. Put your phone in download by connecting a USB cable from your phone to your Windows computer then holding down Volume down, Volume Up, and Power button together until you see warning, hit Volume up button. Continue reading