Team Sonic Presents...
FreeGS4 for the Sprint Samsung Galaxy S4!
Code:-Completely redone from scratch based on latest Sprint OTA L720VPUAMF9 (Latest) -ROM is completely Deodexed & zipaligned -Moved a ton of apps to /data/app so they are uninstallable -"Smart" Custom Aroma Installer is now implemented with a TON of options :) -Linux kernel version 3.4.55 -Added UpdateMe for a temporary flashable center -Features JoeyKrims beta unreleased RomDashboard app! This will be fun -Insecure ramdisk to allow "adb remount" -New exclusive Agat-FreeGS4 kernel is now included! ~Based on latest MDL source ~Init.d support ~Custom Boot animation support ~Underclock to 162 MHz ~Frandom Module is included ~Auto Root ~ExFat Filesystem support ~Available governors: Conservative, Interactive, Ondemand, Performance, Powersave, Userspace, Knoonservative ~Implemented init.d support without the need of any custom kernel -Self explanatory. [*]USER INTERFACE CHANGES: -Replaced Sprint boot animation with international version -No more Sprint power on and power off animations -Muted power on and power off sounds -No more annoying sounds when turning device on and off -Removed recommended shortcuts in notification center when headphones are plugged in ~Annoying headphones icon removed from status bar. Persistent reccomended apps removed from notifications [*]MODS: -Added 4-1 reboot MOD ~ Allows you to reboot, power off, reboot to recovery, and reboot to download mode -Removed fading ringtone MOD ~Annoying ascending ringtone that Samsung implemented. Volume start from high to low when ringing. Now removed -Native hotspot is unlocked and works for free ~Normal hotspot in Settings->Connections works perfectly for free -Disabled SMS to MMS conversion ~Long text messages will no longer convert to an MMS message -Set recipient limit in SMS app to unlimited ~Send a message to as many contacts as you want -Increased SMS limit per hour from 100 to 1000 ~Self explanatory -Added Camera shutter option ~In the camera app press the the settings icon the tap the gear at the top. Next tap the tab to the far right and scroll all the way down until you see "Shutter Sound" -SystemUI.apk is now compile and decompile capable ~Self explanatory. Mainly for themers -Removed battery fully charged notification ~Persistent notification that prompts you to remove the charger is gone -Disabled auto wake on full charge ~The phone will no longer wake when it is fully charged -Enabled USB debugging by default ~No need to open developer options to enable USB debugging -KNOXAgent.apk has been removed after verifying it is safe. More info on that later on ~No more "The device has detected an application attempting unpermitted actions." notification -Added PRL write option in ##DATA# (##3282#) ~You now have the ability to write any PRL to the device. Proceed with caution -Screen-On when text received toggle in Messaging app ~In the messaging app press the menu button then tap settings. Screen-On option is under the "Notification Settings" header -Changed device status from "custom" to "official" ~In settings->More->About device->Status The last info listed is device status. Before it said custom because you are rooted. Now it says official because you're with TeamSonic ~You now have the ability to send a message to each individual person as a batch (without having the list of recipients listed) and a group message as a group (list of recipients is sent as well) -Split-view toggle in Messaging app (Removed Temporarily) ~Allow for split view like on the Note 2. Enable this by going to the Mesaging app and going down to the display header and checking split view. -Ability to save text messages to your SD-Card is now implemented ~In the main view of the Messaging app press the menu button (when there are past threads available) and press "Save messages" -framework-res.apk is now compile and decompile capable -Self explanatory mainly for themers -Camera during call now allowed ~You can now use the camera app while you are in the middle of a call -Custom hosts file for ad-blocking ~Ad's are now being blocked from the system *to remove this MOD see post #2 -Enabled Camera/Camcorder on low battery ~You can now use the camera app while on low battery -Enabled Flash on low battery You can now use flash while on low battery -Disabled mobile data off pop-up (I gotchu General Ish BOBS) -Disabled high volume warning -True 1X/3G MOD (Without MODDING to Verizon ID's) -Enabled camera in call [*]BUILD PROP TWEAKS: -USB Debugging on by default[*][*][*][*]
FreeGS4 v3.0.0 Changelog: -Completely redone from scratch based on latest Sprint OTA L720VPUAMF9 -FULL ExFat support thanks to Agat :D -Linux kernel version 3.4.55 -ALL previous MOD have been redone for v3.0.0 -"Smart" Custom Aroma Installer is now implemented with a TON of options :) -Didacts popular ROM Control has been ported the correct way :D -Enabled camera in call -Enabled shutter sound menu -Enabled USB debugging by default -Unsecure ramdisk -init.d support -Made a bunch of apps removable -Fixed group messaging problem -Removed Screen-On and Split-View MOD temporarily due to MF9 code incompatibility -Disabled high volume warning -True 1X/3G MOD (Without MODDING to Verizon ID's) -Disabled mobile data off pop-up (I gotchu General Ish BOBS) -Removed "Data Off" notification when toggling mobile data off in quick settings
-New exclusive Agat-FreeGS4 kernel is now included!
~Based on latest MDL source
~Custom Boot animation support
~Underclock to 162 MHz
~Frandom Module is included
~ExFat Filesystem support
~Available governors: Conservative, Interactive, Ondemand, Performance, Powersave, Userspace, Knoonservative
-Fixed issue with WiFi on first boot
-KNOXAgent.apk has been removed after verifying it is safe. More info on that later on
~No more "The device has detected an application attempting unpermitted actions." notification
-Added PRL write option in ##DATA# (##3282#)
-Moved RomDashboard to /data so people who dont want it cant simply uninstall
-Screen-On when text receieved toggle in Messaging app
-Changed device status from "custom" to "official"
-Group Messaging features enabled (Group conversation & Individual Messages)
-Split-view toggle in Messaging app
-Ability to save text messages to your SD-Card is now implemented
-Implemented init.d support without the need of any custom kernel
-Replaced Sprint boot animation with international version
-framework-res.apk is now compile and decompile capable
-Camera during call now allowed
-Changed web homepage to Google
-Moved more apps to /data/app (uninstallable)
-Muted power on and power off sounds
-Custom hosts file for ad-blocking
-Removed recommended shortcuts in notification center when headphones are plugged in
-Removed heaphones icon from status bar
-Enabled Camera on low battery
-Enabled Flash on low battery
FreeGS4 v1.0.0 Changelog:
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CREDITS: Meltus, wanam, kahvitahra, freeza, AdamLange, sphinx02, uoY_redruM, RomanBB, Eugene373, MYN, Sac23, Naddict, and anyone else I forgot!
Also HUGE thanks to k0nane and SynMonger for hosting! You guys rock!!
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- SF Steven
Team Sonic-FreeGS4 v3.0.0|UNPRECEDENTED...Reincarnated|, a ROM for the Sprint Samsung Galaxy S 4
ROM OS Version: 4.2.x Jelly Bean
ROM Kernel: Linux 3.4.x
Based On: TouchWiz
Current Stable Version: 3.0.0
Stable Release Date: 2013-09-21
Last Updated 2013-09-21