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10th May 2014, 06:57 PM |#1  
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I read that someone flashed the note 2 Kitkat rom and it worked well bar hardware like wifi and bluetooth. Why don't we just do the same with American s3 rom and make the little optimizations for the international version? I wouldn't imagine there's to much of a difference bar memory

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10th May 2014, 07:42 PM |#2  
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Note II is a lot closer to GT-I9300 than it is Sprint S3.
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10th May 2014, 07:46 PM |#3  
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I read that someone flashed the note 2 Kitkat rom and it worked well bar hardware like wifi and bluetooth. Why don't we just do the same with American s3 rom and make the little optimizations for the international version? I wouldn't imagine there's to much of a difference bar memory

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wrong thread..
talk in general section.
there's a thread to monitor ongoing development in the matter...
12th May 2014, 05:57 PM |#4  
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Its under development. Port of touchwiz ROM of note 2 to S3. Lot of people are flashing it. Its WIP and here are the links
Discussion thread
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2747246

Development and download thread
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2747246

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13th May 2014, 08:00 PM |#5  
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wrong thread.

But the reason why it's being ported from the note 2 is because the s3 shares the same CPU/GPU as it. Only main difference is the extra GB of ram.

Porting from the LTE GS3 would be next to impossible due too the fact that the CPU isn't even from the same manufacture.
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14th May 2014, 11:04 AM |#6  
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wrong thread.

But the reason why it's being ported from the note 2 is because the s3 shares the same CPU/GPU as it. Only main difference is the extra GB of ram.

Porting from the LTE GS3 would be next to impossible due too the fact that the CPU isn't even from the same manufacture.

Accidently clicked thx. Anyways, the i9305 would be possible though. It has the exynos soc and lte

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