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Carbon ROM Android 4.3.1 for Galaxy S2! [GT-i9100/SGH-i777] 119

Carbon ROM Android 4.3.1 for Galaxy S2! [GT-i9100/SGH-i777]

For this week’s Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 and SGH-i777 ROM of the week, check out Carbon ROM with Android 4.3.1.

As we saw last month, Carbon ROM is an awesome Android 4.3 custom ROM with a ton of customization and features.  Well, it’s now built on Android 4.3.1 and we highly recommend you to try the latest Android OS which should give you some performance boost/better battery life over Android 4.3 versions.

Revolt JB ROM Android 4.3.1 for T-Mobile Galaxy S2 SGH-T989! 41

Revolt JB ROM Android 4.3.1 for T-Mobile Galaxy S2 SGH-T989!

For this week’s T-Mobile Galaxy S2 SGH-T989 ROM of the week, check out Revolt JB ROM with Android 4.3.1!

Originally for the Galaxy S2 GT-i9100, Revolt JB ROM has now been ported to the T-Mobile S2 by XDA user Cl3Kener, who is an excellent ROM developers.

Some of the highlights of Revolt JB ROM include AOKP ROM Control Settings, ParanoidAndroid Hybrid Settings to run phone apps in hybrid/tablet mode, and extra like PIE Control/HALO Floating notifications from ParanoidAndroid ROM, Active Display, Animations Controls, Suspend Actions, Wakelock Blocker and some more.

Jedi Mind Trick ROM V8 for T-Mobile Galaxy S2! 97

Jedi Mind Trick ROM V8 for T-Mobile Galaxy S2!

For this week’s T-Mobile Galaxy S2 ROM of the week, check out latest version 7 of Jedi Mind Trick ROM.

For those of you who are running previous versions, the major change on the latest version is the kernel. It now ships with Jedi Kernel Z, which supports CPU overclocking up to 1.944Ghz and also GPU overclocking to 320Mhz (by default), along with cool stuff like BLN support, LZMA compression, and ability to “hotplug” CPU cores so you save more battery life when your phone is idling. Also, all apps have been update to the latest versions such as LMT Pie Launcher, Xposed Framework, etc…etc…

Alliance ROM V9 for Galaxy S2! [GT-i9100/SGH-i777] 17

Alliance ROM V9 for Galaxy S2! [GT-i9100/SGH-i777]

For this week’s ROM of the week, check out latest Alliance ROM V9 for your Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 or SGH-i777.

Alliance ROM V9 now ships with an updated Alliance ROM Custom Settings that will allow you to fully customize almost every single color on your phone in real-time.  Also you now get 11 lockscreen options including the ability to customize some of them including change background image and extra options.   And for those of you new to this ROM, don’t forget to enable the lockscreen torch and music skip buttons, certainly a necessity for custom ROMers.

Carbon ROM for T-Mobile Galaxy S2 SGH-T989! [Android 4.3][1.836Ghz OC] 47

Carbon ROM for T-Mobile Galaxy S2 SGH-T989! [Android 4.3][1.836Ghz OC]

For this week’s T-Mobile Galaxy S2 SGH-T989 ROM of the week, check out latest Carbon ROM bundled with latest Android 4.3.

Carbon ROM Android 4.3 now comes with animation menu that allows you to fully control all of your transition animations.  This is one of my favorite features and Carbon Team has done a fantastic job of bringing customization so you can change every little transition animation to your liking.

Revolution ROM for Galaxy S2! [GT-i9100/SGH-i777][Note 3 Launcher] 73

Revolution ROM for Galaxy S2! [GT-i9100/SGH-i777][Note 3 Launcher]

For this week’s GT-i9100 and SGH-i777 ROM of the week, check out Revolution ROM.

Based on Android 4.1.2 TouchWiz, Revolution ROM aims to bring you the best of S4/Note 3 features while keeping it lightweight and super-fast.

Inside Revolution ROM you will find tabbed settings (just like on Android 4.2.2 TouchWiz), 4.2.2-like quick toggles with more toggles, Note 3 keyboard, S4-style multi-window, S4 video player, S4 music player, and S4 status bar.

AOKP ROM MR2 for T-Mobile Galaxy S2 SGH-T989! [Android 4.3] 59

AOKP ROM MR2 for T-Mobile Galaxy S2 SGH-T989! [Android 4.3]

For those of you with a T-Mobile Galaxy S2 SGH-T989, you should be happy to learn that you can install the first AOKP ROM MR2 based on latest Android 4.3.

This isn’t an official build (and we are not sure if there will ever be official builds starting with Android 4.3) but it is fairly-close to the final build and runs pretty smooth.  Also, we saw AOKP ROM Control losing featuring during ICS to Jelly Bean upgrade and taking a long time before some of AOKP core features were added back in.  In the MR2 variation, that is not the case and you will get all of your previous Android 4.2.2 AOKP ROM Control features plus a wee-bit more.

Biftor ROM V12 for Galaxy S2! [GT-i9100/SGH-i777] 83

Biftor ROM V12 for Galaxy S2! [GT-i9100/SGH-i777]

Probably one of my favorite custom ROMs all-time, Biftor has now released V12 of his Biftor ROM for Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 and SGH-i777 users.

Packing Android 4.1.2 TouchWiz-based along with Jeboo kernel (that’s super fast), latest Biftor ROM is faster than ever, all the while bring you perfected Biftor ROM Control so you can control every detail of your Galaxy S2 down to the colors of your text on the status bar.