Dirty Unicorns is a custom ROM built with stability in mind and optional customization. The idea to start this ROM began out of pure boredom around 4.1.2 on the EVO 3D and later turned into a form of an addiction (a good one) to see where we could go from there. We have since expanded to more devices to include the HTC One, Nexus 5, SGS4 and many more. We quickly realize that users loved what we were doing as well as other developers because it was done the right way. We've always had fun doing it and take pride in knowing that we've done it without having to bug the end user for donations to pay for server costs and/or any of those sob stories you hear. This ROM is 100 percent free and will remain that way.
Those wanting to use our ROM as a base are more the welcomed to do so but please maintained the credits/thanks below, do not ask for donations as it wouldn't be fair to do so considering and let us know as we often like to contribute to other projects.
As stated above, we love to maintain authorship but we also like to publicly praise those that have helped us along the way with our wonderful project. With that said, this wouldn't be possible without the work and help of those listed below THANK YOU ALL!!
| OmniROM | AOKP | CM | ChaOS | Paranoid Android | Slim ROMs | Preludedrew | Team Black Out | Official Testers / Translators |
Please check our gerrit/github for full credits/thanks of individual contributorsBelieve it or not, we are human and we do forget things. If we have left someone out of the credit/thanks list, just PM us and we'll gladly add on to the list.
-- [b]Theme chooser![/b] -- Heads up -- Built-in ad blocker (able to update hosts on the fly) -- Ability to disable FC notifications -- Enable pointer/user microphone options (screen record) -- Download Center (Gapps, Xposed, etc) -- Ability to force Expanded Notifications -- Over 100 cloud based wallpapers -- Facebook Sync Hack -- Immersive mode -- Hot Reboot In Power Menu -- Appbar (app sidebar) -- Customizable Quick Settings -- Customizable power menu -- Customizable lockscreen shortcuts -- App Ops access in Settings -- TRDS (built in theme in settings) -- Statusbar Clock options -- NavBar Options -- Halo (multi-tasking tool) -- Halo size/color changer -- Hardware key remap mod (only for HW button devices) -- Battery Bar / Circle batteries -- Network speed indicators in statusbar -- SuperSU (chainfire) -- Build.prop mods -- Init.d Tweaks -- Active Display (Moto X notifications) -- ListView Animations -- Custom System Animations -- Toast Animations -- Custom BusyDialog -- Advanced Low Battery Indicator options -- ScreenShot QuickTrash -- Color Changing PhaseBeam -- Gesture Anywhere -- Button Light Notification -- Statusbar Color options -- OmniSwitch (multi-tasking tool) -- Driving Mode -- Lockscreen theme options -- Lockscreen notifications / options -- System App Remover -- Identicons -- Suspend Actions -- Wakelock Actions -- SlimROM based recents -- Contextual notification panel headers -- SlimROMs privacy guard -- Blacklist calls/sms
And much much more, just take a peek into Dirty Tweaks and ENJOY!!!
- Make sure you have TWRP or compatible recovery for kitkat
- Wipe everything but your external/internal storage
- Move the ROM zip to your device
- Flash it and reboot
- Once the ROM boots, reboot back into recovery
- Flash the recommend GAPPS and ENJOY!!
-- Have not seen any issues but if you do, please provide as much information as possible and/or a logcat
[b]v8.0 - 29-09-2014[/b] - Camera: exposure time support - PIE from ParanoidAndroid added - PIE color settings - More PIE targets - NavBar keyboard arrows toggle - WiFi power menu - Calendar enhancements and fixes - Dirty Tweaks tile - Added Power Menu / Quick Settings button in pulldown - Theme engine improvements and fixes - Add moar default tiles/toggles - Quiet Hours up to date with slim rom - Gallery enhancements and fixes - Show Heads Up on Bottom - Carrier logo statusbar option - Complete translations for five languages added - Rebase to cleaner looking traffic indicator - Remove blur lockscreen - More DU wallpapers added - Heads Up background color/transparency - Vibration options - Keyguard: Bring back fast unlock - Custom Tile [b]v7.9 - 21-08-2014[/b] - MIUI Style carrier text in the statusbar - Bring Slim Recents up-to-date with SlimROM - Show notification when charging - Modify Location Tile - Filter spam notifications - Move Dark UI into themes - Theme chooser fixes - Toggle boot audio on and off - Add ability to play audio to Boot Animation - New shutdown animation and busy dialog - 6-bar signal icon style - Overscroll effects - Add moar Gapps to the Download Center - Camera2: Make navigation bar and status bar transparent - User defined wifi/usb tether network - Toggle nav bar through power menu - Add hardware tunables for some devices - Show plugged type (AC / USB) on QS battery tile - Option to always show heads up in expanded mode - Option to disable heads up in lockscreen - G+ system ui f/c fix - DU Neon Clock - Add option for setting device phone number - Removed redundant features from tablets [b]v7.8 - 02-08-2014[/b] - Update to android-4.4.4_r2 - New Bootanimation - Left handed navbar during landscape mode - CPUFreq Tile - Fix hot reboot - Fake Id vulnerability fix - Allow changing theme to Holo.Light without crashing - Themes: Make notification list bg themeable - Move LCD density from build.prop to it's own category - Fix holo dark background - DU about app: Add/Remove People/Devices and General Cleanup - Moar Double tap to sleep options - Back to kill app mod - Fix crash when set .gif as wallpaper - Fix themes not sticking on reboot if using Xposed framework - Weather panel - Fix SwiftKey disappearing issue - Fix QS layout for camera tile [B]7.7 - 07-07-14[/B] - Updated the ASCII art for flashing - Theme chooser - Heads up - Ability to disable immersive messages - Blacklist/configureable timeout for heads up - New sound recorder - Roboto Fonts from Android L - Updated SuperSU to v2.01 - Many "under the hood" changes [B]7.6 - 06/29/14[/B] - Redesigned the Dirty Tweaks - Some security patches for smdk4412 - Apollo updates [B]7.6 - 06/22/14[/B] -Initial kitkat i9100 release For a more detailed changelog, feel free to check out our Gerrit [URL="http://gerrit.dirtyunicorns.com/#/q/status:merged,n,z"]http://gerrit.dirtyunicorns.com/#/q/status:merged,n,z[/URL]
DOWNLOAD LINK (i9100) - http://dl.niimdroid.com/i9100/Official/DU_i9100_4.4.4_092914-1638.v8.0-OFFICIAL.zip
MD5 - http://dl.niimdroid.com/i9100/Official/DU_i9100_4.4.4_092914-1638.v8.0-OFFICIAL.zip.md5sum
GAPPS LINK - http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=2397942
ALT. GAPPS (Team Blackout) - http://goo.gl/3dcG27
Google+ community - https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/109738128866939227235
Please keep in mind that in our Google+ community, we like to post test builds to fix bugs and/or gauge what the user would like to see in this ROM.
With this said, if you would like to test out an experimental build (might not be stable) please check out our G+ community.
Github source (4.4.4) - https://github.com/DirtyUnicorns-KitKat
Gerrit review - http://gerrit.dirtyunicorns.com/
If you would like to submit a patch to our ROM, please use our gerrit as pull requests often go unnoticed.
All patches are welcomed and reviewed in a timely matter
For more screenshots, please visit this imgur gallery - http://imgur.com/a/vzG2e#0
PLEASE DO NOT MIRROR ANY VERSION OF THIS ROM!
- IF THERE'S AN ISSUE WITH THE LINKS, JUST LET ME KNOW!
Dirty Unicorns, ROM for the Samsung Galaxy S II
ROM OS Version: 4.4.x KitKat
ROM Kernel: Linux 3.0.x
Based On: Omni
Last Updated 2014-09-29