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[ROM][25-01-2012][Virtuous Quattro RC3][Android 4.0.3 AOSP Build]

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Welcome to Virtuous Quattro. This is a pretty much a pure AOSP build of Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich with tweaks and optimization's by the Virtuous Team.

Quattro is the result of a collaborative team effort by the following developers:



  • Compilied from AOSP
  • Ported for full functionality on each supported devices. Additional device support is being added regularly.
  • Heavily optimized for fluid performance and usability.
  • Built-in screen state frequency scaling (1Ghz-245MHz/ondemand screen-on, 768Mhz-245Mz/conservative screen-off), via custom built Virtuous_OC C daemon.
  • Trackpad wake support (DesireZ/G2 only)
  • Trebuchet Launcher (modified ICS launcher) credits to nebkat
  • Adavnced Power Menu, reboot recovery/bootloader etc. Credits to CM Team
  • Most recent GAPPS included.


  • Sound
  • Boots withought any issue
  • Wallpapers
  • Live Wallpapers
  • Phone works 2G/3G
  • Touch
  • Keys
  • SD Card
  • Wifi
  • Sensors
  • Root
  • Headphones
  • Bluetooth
  • EGL
  • Advanced Power Menu
  • Screenshots
  • Market
  • Mic
  • 3D Games
  • Gallery
  • 3D Acceleration
  • Video Playback
  • GPS
  • Tethering
  • Facebook contact sync
  • more..

Not Working

  • Video playback is very laggy via gallery app
  • more...

Supported Devices

  • Desire HD
  • Desire Z
  • Desire S
  • Incredible S

Other Stuff


  • CM Team for APM
  • Roman Birg aka romanbb
  • Giulio Cervera
  • Codeaurora Forums

Last Version Changelog:

-Updated adreno libs
-Fixed in call volume
-Other minor fixes & tweaks
-new customizable lockscreen shortcuts
*pick your apps/shortcuts from ROM Control
*shows app icon on lockscreen
-long press on toggles to bring up settings menu (on the buttons, not text)
-new on/off icons for toggles/correctly spaced
-battery bar revamp
*animations while charging
*mirrored-center style for OCD folks
-ability to place it on your nav bar
-WebOS recents window toggle
-fixed volume wake and volume skip controls not playing together nicely
-added ability to disable boot animation
-added ability to disable bugmailer

RC2- Updated gralloc
- Adreno proprietary libs from latest sensation leak
- Lots of new features in Quattro Control
- Quad/Octo lockscreen
- Performance settings migrated to Quattro Control

- Fixed Superuser international names
- Camera works (credits to zbwu86) (I recommend to use LG Camera app from Market. Works better than stock app)
- Other minor fixes & tweaks

Beta 9
- Enabled "Volume wake" function
- Fixed Restart
- Fixed MMS send/receive
- (Quattro Control) Updated translations
- Updated Trebuchet
- Fixed IME notifications toggle in statusbar
- (PowerSaver) Don't enable when phone call is active/ringing

Beta 8
- Fixed Airplane toggle
- New toggles button style
- Added "Volume music control" function
- (Quattro Control) Italian translations
- Added custom app picker for lockscreen sms
- Disabled LED settings (not compatible with our devices)
- Added Quad targets lockscreen options
- New lockscreen layouts (Camera for future use)
- Changed Music app icons

Beta 7:
- New kernel V5 (new acpu table, updated GPU drivers)
- Added toggles icons
- Scrolling toggles
- Allow clock to be pure white
- Removed voltage settings (for now)
- Update drag handle with proper size
- New icon for Performance settings
- (Quattro Control) French translations
- (Quattro Control) Added a custom hex input (Clock settings)
- Improved some Russian translations
- Updated SU binary
- Updated Google+ app
- Updated Google Maps
- Added ES File Explorer

Beta 6:
-New kernel (updates in kgsl & genlock)
-Disabled lockscreen rotation (again)
-Added HOT Reboot (Restart) option
-Added CPU settings (OC/Voltage(Not Supported by Kernel)/Governors)
-Added "Hide Adb Notification" option (Developers settings)
-Added Dream Screensaver
-Camera app removed

Beta 5:
-Rotating Lockscreen
-More toggle options
-CRT OFF working

Beta 4:
- (Trebuchet) Homescreen scroll options
- ADB via Network (Developers settings)
- 3 shortcuts lockscreen
- Quattro control RU PL DE HU translations
- changed icon Quattro Control in settings

- Added ROMControl (Quattro Tweaks) (credits to Romanbb!!!) (WIP)
- Added Torch app (with torch from lockscreen function - hold home button)
- Edited lockscreen shortcuts (WIP)
- Changed About phone info style
- Added "Long-press back button kill app" function
- Power Save function (WIP)
- "Volume cursor" function
- Customizable power toggles (WIP)
- Customizable clock styles (WIP)
- Customizable battery styles (WIP)[/B]
- Autolock delay function
- changed SMS/MMS app icon

Useful Info
We rcommend using OC/UV Beater 2 for adjusting clock speeds.

Alternate Launcher NOVA


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2nd January 2012, 08:41 PM |#2  
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some source codes:
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2nd January 2012, 08:47 PM |#3  
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good job guys
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Nice work guys !! im just praying htc releases the camera drivers !!
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2nd January 2012, 09:54 PM |#5  
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Question virtuous_oc patch?
virtuous_oc patch?
I couldn't install it, got assert failed: getprop("ro.product.device") == "vision!"
Some instructions / info about patch please!
2nd January 2012, 10:08 PM |#6  
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Originally Posted by bippolinno

virtuous_oc patch?
I couldn't install it, got assert failed: getprop("ro.product.device") == "vision!"
Some instructions / info about patch please!

Sorry, it will be added later.
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2nd January 2012, 10:08 PM |#7  
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VERY NICE!!! Can't wait to give this a try!!

Downloading now, Thanks guys!!! Great stuff!!

Not sure if this will help with the neverending quest for a working camera: looks somewhat promising
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2nd January 2012, 10:52 PM |#8  
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Originally Posted by cypis

Sorry, it will be added later.

OK, waiting; anyway it is really big improvement, no lights no flits but very smooth!
Also Navigon working but no Sygic !
WiFi don't come back from sleep but working good!
One more question: what is KeyChain v4.0.3-eng.mdj.201........?
Browser OK!
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2nd January 2012, 11:13 PM |#9  
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Great job guys! I'll be sure to flash this onto my phone once the camera is up and working!
3rd January 2012, 12:29 AM |#10  
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Does this ROM has the blue gradient in the settings menu, hardware acceleration?

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3rd January 2012, 12:47 AM |#11  
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thanks bro.. ^_^v

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