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Is it possible to fully convert an S4 from ATT to the Google Play edition? I ask because I love the phone and its abilities but I am not liking touchwiz. I did the full conversion ffoe my former HTC one and was just thinking out loud.

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Is it possible to fully convert an S4 from ATT to the Google Play edition? I ask because I love the phone and its abilities but I am not liking touchwiz. I did the full conversion ffoe my former HTC one and was just thinking out loud.

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It is possible in most ways but in reformatting internal memory for space. Unfortunately neither can google edition of format to touchwiz. So they are stuck with extra slim touchwiz roms.

Simple answer is no, in this case, due to signatures involved. And must also remember your bootloader is and will always be locked. Functionality wise, with wasted internal space, it would be a yes.

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It is possible in most ways but in reformatting internal memory for space. Unfortunately neither can google edition of format to touchwiz. So they are stuck with extra slim touchwiz roms.

Simple answer is no, in this case, due to signatures involved. And must also remember your bootloader is and will always be locked. Functionality wise, with wasted internal space, it would be a yes.

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If you are not in MF3 (blown qFuse) then you can install any of the Google Edition Roms available. It's great, you get the best performance and it's really stable.

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If you are not in MF3 (blown qFuse) then you can install any of the Google Edition Roms available. It's great, you get the best performance and it's really stable.

I'm patiently waiting for the 4.4 GE to come out...
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I've been spoiled by the pure GE ROMS, after being in 4.2 and 4.3 for a while I can't go to CM, I find it too buggy and unreliable. I've been enduring gummy 4.4 for a week but as soon as I can get the GE goodness I will flash that and won't flash anything else until the next big release
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