Your First Port of Call before Flashing ANYTHING:
A Comprehensive Guide to ADB:
This is a comprehensive list of all guides which provide useful information and step-by-step instructions for flashing or customising your Galaxy R.
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A Quick Rundown of Kernel-based CPU Governors:
- [GUIDE] ADB Tutorial and Useful Commands (A beginner's guide to the Android Debug Bridge (ADB) command-line interface, including commonly-used commands and a walkthrough on setting up the Android SDK on your PC)
Getting the most from your Gingerbread (2.3.x)-based Galaxy R:
List of Firmwares of Samsung Galaxy R: Installing (and obtaining Root access for) Ice-Cream Sandwich (4.0.x) on your Galaxy R:
Restoring a 'Stock' (Factory) Samsung ROM on your Galaxy R:
Resetting the Flash Counter and Recovering from the 'Yellow Triangle' on your Galaxy R:
Unbricking your Galaxy R and downgrading your Bootloader (Advanced):
Swapping the Internal and External Memories on your Galaxy R (for custom Recovery use):
Changing the Boot Animation on your Galaxy R:
Handy Hints for Creating your very own Custom ROMs and Mods (Advanced):
- [GUIDE] CPU Governors Explained (Explains the benefits of the numerous CPU Governor types within Android. These can be set from within apps such as SetCPU and ROM Toolbox, altering the ramp-up/down behaviour of the CPU)