Attend XDA's Second Annual Developer Conference, XDA:DevCon 2014!
5,806,934 Members 37,571 Now Online
XDA Developers Android and Mobile Development Forum

[Q] Are there any roms released for the gs5 att?

Tip us?
 
jeffcojake
Old
#1  
Member - OP
Thanks Meter 2
Posts: 64
Join Date: Jul 2013
Location: cedar hill
Default [Q] Are there any roms released for the gs5 att?

Is there any roms released for the Galaxy s5 att? I just installed the safestrap recovery. I was hoping to flash cyanogenmod to my phone if they have a compatible rom released for my phone. And i was also wandering if i could install a rom made for the verizon phone or lets say the international version to my phone? Or does the rom have to be made specifically for the att galaxy s5? Thank you.
 
cerobles1
Old
#2  
cerobles1's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 68
Posts: 338
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Riverview
Bro, where have you been? Follow this thread for your question: http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2794838

Sent from my SM-G900A using XDA Premium 4 mobile app
 
jeffcojake
Old
#3  
Member - OP
Thanks Meter 2
Posts: 64
Join Date: Jul 2013
Location: cedar hill
Quote:
Originally Posted by cerobles1 View Post
Bro, where have you been? Follow this thread for your question: http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2794838

Sent from my SM-G900A using XDA Premium 4 mobile app
Ok thanks, I have a few questions though. I installed safestrap, but isn't the bootloader still locked? Or did installing safestrap unlock it? And if so, can I flash a ROM directly from safestrap? Or do I have to use a computer? I thought my device is s-on since I never changed that lol. This is my first Samsung device, sorry for all of the questions.


Sent from my SAMSUNG-SM-G900A using XDA Premium 4 mobile app
 
cstayton
Old
#4  
cstayton's Avatar
Recognized Developer
Thanks Meter 2,912
Posts: 2,040
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Waite Park, MN.

 
DONATE TO ME
Quote:
Originally Posted by jeffcojake View Post
Ok thanks, I have a few questions though. I installed safestrap, but isn't the bootloader still locked? Or did installing safestrap unlock it? And if so, can I flash a ROM directly from safestrap? Or do I have to use a computer? I thought my device is s-on since I never changed that lol. This is my first Samsung device, sorry for all of the questions.


Sent from my SAMSUNG-SM-G900A using XDA Premium 4 mobile app
Yes Your Bootloader is locked
No SafeStrap did not unlock it
Yes You can flash a ROM from SafeStrap (similar to flashing any other rom)
(make sure you choose install recovery from the app first)
just reboot to recovery (through the safestrap application backup your existing rom
and flash your shinny new custom rom.

Devices:
HTC One X+ Retired
Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900A Root KoolKit ROM
Samsung Galaxy Tab3 7" JB4.2.2 SM-T217A Rooted S5 Tweaked

If you think my work is worthwhile feel free to donate
by clicking on the "Donate to me" button.
Thank you for your support.


The Following User Says Thank You to cstayton For This Useful Post: [ Click to Expand ]
 
btort1
Old
#5  
btort1's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 10
Posts: 143
Join Date: Oct 2013
Quote:
Originally Posted by cstayton View Post
Yes Your Bootloader is locked
No SafeStrap did not unlock it
Yes You can flash a ROM from SafeStrap (similar to flashing any other rom)
(make sure you choose install recovery from the app first)
just reboot to recovery (through the safestrap application backup your existing rom
and flash your shinny new custom rom.
Can you do a nandroid backup of everything on your phone with safestrap?

And we can install safestrap on AT&T no problem right?
 
harlenm
Old
#6  
harlenm's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 141
Posts: 1,729
Join Date: Feb 2007
Safestrap is just a way to get a custom recovery installed. Safestrap adds a menu to the boot up process that allows you to boot into twrp recovery. You can do anything you want there, except flash kernels.

Sent from my SM-G900F using Tapatalk

---------- Post added at 09:57 AM ---------- Previous post was at 09:57 AM ----------

And s-on is an HTC thing, nothing to do with Samsung.

Sent from my SM-G900F using Tapatalk
 
cstayton
Old
#7  
cstayton's Avatar
Recognized Developer
Thanks Meter 2,912
Posts: 2,040
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Waite Park, MN.

 
DONATE TO ME
Quote:
Originally Posted by btort1 View Post
Can you do a nandroid backup of everything on your phone with safestrap?

And we can install safestrap on AT&T no problem right?
yes you can

Devices:
HTC One X+ Retired
Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900A Root KoolKit ROM
Samsung Galaxy Tab3 7" JB4.2.2 SM-T217A Rooted S5 Tweaked

If you think my work is worthwhile feel free to donate
by clicking on the "Donate to me" button.
Thank you for your support.



The Following User Says Thank You to cstayton For This Useful Post: [ Click to Expand ]
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes


Schedule is up for xda:devcon ’14

With xda:devcon ’14 just around the corner, and the venue close to selling out, there is a lot … more

aLogcat Returns Thanks to XDA Love

The developers of Android, that is Google, gave users several great debugging tools that can be used in … more

And the Winners in the XDA Pebble Development Challenge Are…

Almost two months ago, we set out with Pebble to findthree amazing … more

MediaTek Releases Full Kernel Source for First Android One Devices

Those who might have thought that MediaTek wouldnever release working … more