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The Nexus Rom Bible



A Big THANKS to Royalknight6190 for making the Original Rom Bible for G1/MyTouch.



If This Info was helpful to you, then please Donate to Royalknight6190, because he needs the money for his son. Here is his link.


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For a great Release Database Comparison, where you can view the Roms side by side Check this link out : http://db.androidspin.com/androidspi...sp?phone=nexus


First I want to thank every Dev for everything they do : Cyanogen, MicroMod, Rodriguez, Amon RA, just to name a few, I know there are many others out there that Im forgetting to name.

Each Rom is Broken Up by OS Version and has its last update date. If you have any questions ask in the correct post. Also I have added a review section where Others or Myself rate each Rom from 1-5 (1 = Worst 5 = Excellent). These reviews are our opinions and how they worked on our devices with the settings we had at the time. Thank You and Enjoy.



What is Root? Why would I want to Root my Android Device? What does it mean? -
smacky - http://androidforums.com/eris-all-th...rooting-q.html


In The Beginning Was How To Root:


Root the Nexus with ROM Links *Updated* – th3fallen - http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=612858
How To: Root the Nexus One (Updated 01.11.10) – theUnlockr -http://theunlockr.com/2010/01/02/how...the-nexus-one/



We Started Off with a Little Treat called Eclair


╔CLAIR(2.1):

[ROM] CyanogenMod-5: Kang Central Station (STABLE) [06/19/2010 / 5.0.8] - cyanogen - http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=623496

[ROM] SnackPack v0.2.1 [CM5+Extra Snacks] - New A2SD Method [02/28/10] – ctso - http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=638301



But Then Things Started to Make a Bit More Sense

SenseUI (2.1):

[ROM] NexDESIRE_v1.2_REMIX!!! Looking Better 3/3/2010 =) - manup456 - http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=637325


But Then Google Decided to Deliver Us Froyo


Froyo (2.2):

[ROM][BBQ] CyanogenMod-6 for Nexus One: FASTBOOTOEMUNLOCKPLS V6.0.0 (08/27/2010) - Cyanogen – http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=722798
Stable 5, Speed 4, Battery Life 4, No FC's 5, Visuals 2, Daily Use 5

[ROM] Enomther's TheOfficial Nexus1 - v2.11.3/v2.12-prealpha-vDUCK - 8/31/2010 - enomther - http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=614427
Stable 5, Speed 5, Battery Life 5, No FC's 5, Visuals 1, Daily Use 5

[ROM] Kang-o-rama 1.0 FINAL | CM6 | OC-UV | Apps2Ext | 720p | Arabic Support - djmcnz - http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=670317
Stable 5, Speed 5, Battery Life 4, No FC's 5, Visuals 4, Daily Use 5

[ROM] [AOSP] LeoFroYo 2.0.0 - 2nd serving - the easy ROM full of features! – leonnib4 - http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=693595

[ROM]MicroMod v2.7.0*SupCircle*720pMod*Music-EQ-Lock*WMKernel *TBA*Apps2Ext 9/13/10– MicroMod777 – http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=754335

[ROM] PhoenRom v0.8 a Froyo 2.2 FRF91 based Rom for Nexus One– mordokak –http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=701845


Then the Chinese came out with another amazing product, it was called MIUI:

[ROM] RoDrIgUeZsTyLe MIUIMOD [V1.1] (0.9.30) Blazing Fast & Stable [10/16/10]- rodigezstyle- http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=799737
Stable 5, Speed 5, Battery Life 3, No FC's 5, Visuals 5, Daily Use 5

[ROM] Froyo HD 0.1 Beta [based on Miui] 10-4-2010-androapps- http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=799597



Then HTC thought to merge things together and came up with
Froyo + Sense



SenseUI (2.2):

[ROM] eViL's NXSense v.1.23.1 - 720p, BT, FM, Hotspots, Kitchen Sink [10/17/10]- eViL D - http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=730290
Stable 5, Speed 5, Battery Life 4, No FC's 5, Visuals 2, Daily Use 5

[ROM] [v1.1] [FAST] [UV'ed] [CFS] KiNgxKxNexus Desire2Nexus {6/28/10 5:00pm PST}- Kingklick - http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=635920

[ROM] eViL's NXSense HD v.0.8.1 - Official Desire HD Port [10/14/10]- eViL_D- http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=791151

[ROM]MicroMod's v2.2 Desire SuperHybrid (New IR small boot kernel)10/17/10 - MicroMod777- http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=784260
Stable 5, Speed 5, Battery Life 3, No FC's 5, Visuals 2, Daily Use 5

[ROM] RoDrIgUeZsTyLe┤s NXS/MCR MOD FoYoSense [R4FIX] (WIP) Apps2ext+ [10/03/10] -rodigezstyle- http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=788137


The Wonderful Bakers At Google Started Baking Some GingerBread

Gingerbread (3.0):

http://www.engadget.com/2010/05/20/a...d-for-q4-2010/
Nexus 5
ROM: Stock + Root

Nexus 7
ROM: AOKP PUB

Retired Devices:
Nexus 4
Galaxy Nexus
Galaxy S2 T989
HTC Sensation 4g
myTouch 4g
Nexus One
Samsung Galaxy S 4G
myTouch 3g
G1

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ROM: AOKP PUB

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Very nice thread! Great idea.
 
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Do you have plans to rate any more of these ROMs on the 1 to 5 scale that a few like Cyanogen are? Even though it's subjective it's really useful to get an opinion from a consistent observer

Thanks for the directory regardless; this guide is a good starting point.
 
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Do you have plans to rate any more of these ROMs on the 1 to 5 scale that a few like Cyanogen are? Even though it's subjective it's really useful to get an opinion from a consistent observer

Thanks for the directory regardless; this guide is a good starting point.
Thanks for the comment, nice to see people are actually looking at this thread.

Ya, i do plan to put in more and more review, but the thing is that i havent tested them all, just a few, because the Nexus I have isnt mine,

I would like to encourage people to PM me and let me know on some rom reviews and i will defiantly add them to the directory


PS: Consistent Observer.......
Nexus 5
ROM: Stock + Root

Nexus 7
ROM: AOKP PUB

Retired Devices:
Nexus 4
Galaxy Nexus
Galaxy S2 T989
HTC Sensation 4g
myTouch 4g
Nexus One
Samsung Galaxy S 4G
myTouch 3g
G1

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Thanks for the comment, nice to see people are actually looking at this thread.

Ya, i do plan to put in more and more review, but the thing is that i havent tested them all, just a few, because the Nexus I have isnt mine,

I would like to encourage people to PM me and let me know on some rom reviews and i will defiantly add them to the directory


PS: Consistent Observer.......
well now that I have gotten my N1 back, I will do just that
 
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Great job on this guide. Is there a Rom out there that is as close to Enomther's but on Gingerbread? I am mostly looking for Trackball wake, 720p, good battery life and stability.

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