• Introducing XDA Computing: Discussion zones for Hardware, Software, and more!    Check it out!

i9100

  1. B

    Thread Random sound issue for voice call

    Hi, I own two Samsung Galaxy S2 (one GT-I9100 and one GT-I9100P), both running an unofficial build of /e/ OS (a LineageOS derivative), with the ROM provided here (/e/ 0.14, LineageOS 16, Android 9). My operator is Free Mobile (French). Both phones have the same issue: Often, the sound quality...
  2. 2

    Thread Good Batteries in 2021

    Hello all, It is currently very hard to get hands on some genuine Samsung batteries or Anker batteries. That being said, do you guys have any recomendations on batteries brands? As far as I know, AKKU makes the only good quality batteries for the i9100...
  3. FarmerDaveo

    Thread No Rom and Corrupt Recovery S2 i9100

    Hi, my Galaxy S2 was working great with KitKat that I flashed and then thought why not try a new LiniageOS. That Rom failed to install and I figured I would try an updated TWRP recovery. I tried the newest version and it failed to install. It warned me I had no rom installed on reboot but I...
  4. FarmerDaveo

    Thread No Rom and Corrupt Recovery S2 i9100

    Hi, my Galaxy S2 was working great with KitKat that I flashed and then thought why not try a new LiniageOS. That Rom failed to install and I figured I would try an updated TWRP recovery. I tried the newest version and it failed to install. It warned me I had no rom installed on reboot but I...
  5. Galaxyninja66

    Thread Looking at an I9100M as daily driver

    EDIT 23rd April 2020: I did buy one, a white i9100M unlocked off of bell mobility. I'll answer my own questions below. For reference, I use a 4S on iOS 6 with no issues right now. I would just rather use Android. It can be any version from 4.0-10.0 I'll be happy. I'm looking at an I9100M to...
  6. TALUAtXDA

    Thread TALU's custom kernel for LineageOS 16.0 and 17.1 with various features

    Hello everyone, I have been building my own kernels for myself for a while now. Recently, I have been implementing features in my kernel that many people will find useful. Since there is interest in my kernel, I have decided to release it for everyone to use. I am not in any way responsible for...
  7. M

    Thread samsung i9100 and "Firmware upgrade encountered an issue..."

    Hi, i have an old samsung i9100 (galaxy S2) that i would like to prepare for my 9 yo kid. i wanted to upgrade ROM to android 7 but it crashed and when phone boots it displays "Firmware upgrade encountered an issue. Please select recovery mode in Kies & try again" I read a lot of articles and...
  8. toy_story

    Thread [Guide/Tutorial] Installing LineageOS 14.1 + TWRP-3.1.0-0 for Samsung Galaxy S2 i9100

    Preparing for a clean (with loss of data) installation LineageOS 14.1 + TWRP-3.1.0-0 Attention! The warranty is now invalid. It's to delete all your data (programs, contacts, SMS ...) Make a backup to external media or PC first. Preparation: - First you need to install the drivers. The phone...
  9. T

    Thread [SOLVED] Installing Google App Made LineageOS On Galaxy S2 Lagging Terribly

    Hi, I installed the Google App from Play Store and it made my S2 almost unusable. Everything is lagging, Google voice search takes about a minute to open, and answers come out of phase. I.E. if I enter a new search term I may get a response to my previous search. After uninstalling Google...
  10. J

    Thread Bugs in official Lineage OS 14.1 and Resurrection Remix 5.8.4 for Galaxy S2 GT-I9100

    The info about the issues provided as on 2017 September 13. The text was last edited on 2019 August 24. Hello. Sorry for mistakes in my poor English. I had used every day LOS14.1 and RR5.8.3-5.8.4 custom ROMs for Samsung Galaxy S2 (model: GT-I9100) for more than 2 months in the middle of 2017...
  11. Z

    Thread Stuck on bootloop and can't access Recovery nor Download mode :(

    So I have a Samsung Galaxy SII i9100 that I haven't used in months because the USB port wasn't working, therefore, cannot charge. I fixed it today, charged it and it as working (it as slow though, running CM13) I wanted it to downgrade it back to JB so I can give it to mom but I didn't flash a...
  12. toy_story

    Thread [I9100] Useful fixes for Lineage OS [OS 7.x.x]

    Useful fixes for LineageOS 14.1 I am very glad that you are here! It may be helpful to you: __________________________________________________ Rollback to the official Android 4.1.2 without a PC Today, we will roll back to the official android 4.1.2 without a PC, through custom recovery. You...
  13. S

    Thread [I9100][KERNEL][LINARO][MM/N][27/03]Custom Kernel

    DISCLAIMER ONLY FOR AOSP BASED ROMS I'm not responsible for bricked devices or wrong version flashing You are using this kernel at your own responsibility INTRODUCTION I don't want to disguise the work of any original DEVs. This is my 1st thread if anything goes wrong plz correct me. I...
  14. D

    Thread [Guide/tutorial] Samsung Galaxy S2 i9100 Any version to Android 7.1/LineageOS14.1

    [Guide] Samsung Galaxy S2 i9100 Android 7.1 Nougat/Lineage OS 14.1 [Guide/Tutorial/Howto] Samsung Galaxy S2 i9100 Any version to Android 7.1 Nougat without PC This detailed step-by-step guide helps you transform your Samsung Galaxy S2 i-9100/i-9100P to a powerful one with Android 7.1 Nougat...
  15. makorn645

    Thread [ROM][OFFICIAL][7.1.2_r24][OMS][i9100] XenonHD 7.1

    TeamHorizon's XenonHD Website http://xenonhd.com XenonHD is a custom firmware aka ROM for various Android devices. It is based on CyanogenMod 14.1 with additional features, performance and battery life improvements. The idea behind XenonHD is to give users a ROM that is "blazing fast...
  16. Z

    Thread How to install TWRP straight from Samsung's default Recovery option?

    Hi, I have the i9100 device. I just flashed Samsung's default Stock ROM on it, using ODIN and it is booting. I want to know how to install root and then TWRP on this now? The problem is, TWRP is only releasing an IMAGE file and not a zip or a tar file. How do I flash this IMAGE into my...
  17. G

    Thread [ROM][OFFICIAL][i9100] CyanogenMod 10.1.3.1 / 10.2 / 11 / 13.0 Latest MEGA

    A backup made by me before CyanogenMod will shut down their download site. Also here are 2 screenshots attached of the 13.0 last changelogs. DOWNLOAD: https://mega.nz/#F!MJc2TJ5Q!87dvYETVtka2hud9eaot_w
  18. M

    Thread Right audio channel is not working after change motherboard

    My old mobo decode yourself(freezing, rebooting bootlooping etc) so I bought another one and after home disassembly/assembly I discover that right earphone is not working. So I checked the trs and the trrs - two types of headphones and I receive this same problem. I'm wondering that it is a...
  19. I

    Thread Android 7.0 in Galaxy S2 ¿What do you think?

    :D Well i'm technically new here (not in xda, but in the Galaxy S2 Community). I got a i9100 used a couple weeks ago. This was a dream come true for me because, since it was announced, i wanted this phone. And i'm not disappointed of my decision. For a 4 years old device (a ETERNITY talking in...
  20. Typhoon_Master

    Thread Rescue data from a dead Phone - Samsung Galaxy S2 I9100

    Hello everyone. I was on holiday and over the night my phone went dead without being able to turn it on again. BUT: i see the battery loading screen when i charge it. so it is like the power button does not work or something similar. Is it somehow possible to rescue the photos i took? thank...
  21. G

    Thread Can't get PIA VPN working on CM12.1?

    I have just exhausted PIA's tech support and still neither the PIA vpn client nor openvpn seem to work properly on my i9100. They both install just fine, and seem to connect, but I check and my IP address is the same as it was before, and then I go to the PIA site and it confirms that I am "not...
  22. aniket.lamba

    Thread [ROM][6.0.1][OMS][SLIM] Tipsy OS - Final Maybe [04/12] (i9100)

    *Welcome to Tipsy* This is a Slim based rom with lot of goodies added and awesomeness of Substratum. This rom is for people who just don't want to stick to stability+performance accompanied with an Slim base. Google+ Community (Most of original works and updates of this rom are shared...
  23. aniket.lamba

    Thread [ROM][6.0.1][OFFICIAL] Vanir AOSP [NIGHTLIES](i9100)

    DISCLAIMER: We are not responsible for any issues, problems, or broken phones, which may have come from using any data or information you receive from this thread. Using anything here, will most likely violate your cell phone's warranty or contract. That is also your 100% responsibility, to...
  24. Saber

    Thread [GUIDE][NOOB-FRIENDLY]Want to update to CM13? Read this first!

    Want to update to CM13? Read this first! Welcome to my upgrade guide that will allow users to painlessly upgrade from an earlier version of android to CM13. Background info: Our Cyanogenmod maintainer, Lysergic Acid, started bring alpha builds of Cyanogenmod 13 since October of last year. Now...
  25. Trafalgar Square

    Thread [ROM] AICP - 11.0 - MM 6.0.1_r72 i9100 Official Weeklys

    . . . . AICP Android Ice Cold Project AICP is known by everyone as Android Ice Cold Project that started on HTC Desire HD and since then evolved into a mature ROM with the BEST community you can find!!! Until lollipop, ROM has always been AOKP based. Unfortunately, since AOKP...
  26. JavaScout

    Thread Bad flash - need to recover /data

    Hi, friends. I'd really appreciate your help. My phone is suffering from consequences of kernel flash, which was obviously not a very successful :silly: Short <intro>, if I may: I have been using Cyanogenmod 12.1 nightlies (lollipop 5.1.1) for a long time. Everything was great. One day I...
  27. Saber

    Thread [KERNEL][UNOFFICIAL]Gustavo Kernel builds by gsstudios

    Unofficial Gustavo Kernel builds by gsstudios (The resurrection of S2 kernels) The Background: Gustavo kernel development has stopped for a while now. I've been a long term s2 user, but I felt that a lot of features need to be implemented into the kernel. As of a result, I decided to make...
  28. John Jefferson

    Thread Poweramp does not classify songs by modification date after flash ROM

    Hello guys, I have a problem when using Poweramp music application. I always used the application sorting songs by modification date (that way, it plays the latest music first). I used CM 12.1 when used this way. (It worked correctly sorting by date modified files). But after Flashed the jelly...
  29. Bruce666

    Thread Strange brick or what???

    Hi there Got strange problem with my friend's Galaxy S2 I9100. One day it gone hot and then turned off. Now it stucks in Samsung Galaxy SII logo and when I get into recovery I have a lot of red warnings (photo below): I tried to flash stock ROM, but Odin can't flash it: <ID:0/005> Added...
  30. Saber

    Thread 5ghz WiFi working on s2?

    Hi guys, I've been trying to connect my s2 to my 5ghz wifi network but it doesn't seem to connect. I've read some reports that it works on gingerbread, but after ICS, the s2 has problems. I have a feeling now it is a hardware problem but I can't jump to conclusions. What I've tried so far: -...
  31. R

    Thread I9100 No SIM card/no IMEI/Unknown Baseband

    Hi! So I have this problem with my Samsung Galaxy SII that it doesn't recognize the SIM card for the most of the time. When this problem started, the phone was completely stock (Not rooted/Not a single flashing made by me). Android version was the latest official 4.1.2. Problem description: I...
  32. aniket.lamba

    Thread [ROM][5.1.1][SLIM][FINAL][OPTIMISED][OFFICIAL] TipsyOS V2.3 [R7,2015-11-11]

    *Welcome to Tipsy* This ROM was created by none other than the great Martin Coulon (@martinusbe). This was created as a side project during his 'free' time while waiting for GZR's Validus & Tesla builds to update. Now if you are wondering why it is called Tipsy, you guessed it. He was...
  33. Saber

    Thread [KERNEL][UNOFFICIAL][LINARO]DorimanX JB 4.1.X - 4.3.X

    Unofficial DorimanX builds by gsstudios (The resurrection of jellybean kernels) Development has been discontinued due to commitment to lollipop roms The Background: DorimanX development has stopped for a while now. I've been a long term dorimanx user, but I felt that a lot of...
  34. chris_debian

    Thread Can't remember how to flash recovery using Heimdall

    Hi, all. I'm currently running a S4-Mini, but miss my old S2 i9100. The S2 had CM11 installed, but in order to install the latest CM12.1 and GApps, I needed to do a factory wipe. I performed the factory wipe from the recovery menu, and it said something about 'getting root' and something being...
  35. Saber

    Thread Need fpbug fix and TRIM on older android versions?

    FPBug Fix and TRIM on older versions of android Please ignore the GB version number. I mistyped it! As you may have already known, the fpbug fix and trim has been available for jb 4.1.2, kk 4.4.x and lp 5.x.x version only. But what about older versions of android. I know that some people...
  36. Steria

    Thread [Q] CyanogenMod 11 and Yellow Triangle / Task Manager / FM Radio / Battery

    I recently installed CyanogenMod on my i9100 successfully with the CM installer: http://beta.download.cyanogenmod.org/install Quick question; does that mean that my phone now has been rooted? Here's a screenshot of the About Phone section: Back to my original question. When I reboot the...
  37. aniket.lamba

    Thread [ROM][5.1.1][UNOFFICAL] Team EOS - The Revival [R4,2015-10-08]

    Welcome to EOS! The EOS project originated with the AOSP release of ICS, and was originally founded by Solarnz and co founded by Bigrushdog. Since then, EOS has evolved into a multinational collaborative effort backed by top Android developers. Our objective is to provide a world class AOSP...
  38. Saber

    Thread [KERNEL][EOL][LINARO/UBER]DorimanX kernel for LP and MM

    Unofficial DorimanX builds by Saber (formerly gsstudios) Development has ended. The Background: DorimanX development has stopped for a while now. I've been a long term dorimanx user, but I felt that a lot of features need to be implemented into the kernel. As of a result, I decided to...
  39. aniket.lamba

    Thread [ROM][5.1.1][UNOFFICAL] Candy5 v4.0 [R5,2015-10-13]

    This is Candy5. Built straight from CyanogenMod source with commits from a variety of different Sources/ROMS. We wanted to give the users a fun, fully customizable ROM.We aim to add more features as this project progresses. Check us out on the web @The-Candy-Shop matthew0776...
  40. Saber

    Thread [KERNEL][UNOFFICIAL][LINARO/UBER]DorimanX KK 4.4.4

    Unofficial DorimanX builds by Saber (formerly gsstudios) (The resurrection of kitkat kernels) Development has been discontinued due to commitment to lollipop roms The Background: DorimanX development has stopped for a while now. I've been a long term dorimanx user, but I felt that a lot...
  41. S

    Thread [Q] Issue after restart i9100 CM11

    SGS2 i9100 CM11 After the restart the phone does not go to the main menu. It remains to screen that rotates arrow around the Cyanogenmod logo. From time to time short stops and restarts arrow, a sign that something is happening in the background. How can I restart the phone? How can I fix the...
  42. Saber

    Thread [INDEX][LP]Index of Lollipop ROMs, Guides, Tutorials, Kernels, Gapps and more!

    Index of Lollipop ROMs, Kernels, Guides, Tutorials and Gapps Guide updated on 18/07/15 Disclaimer: /* * Your warranty is now void. * * I am not responsible for bricked devices, dead SD cards, * thermonuclear war, or you getting fired because the alarm app failed. Please * do some research if...
  43. aniket.lamba

    Thread [ROM][5.1.1][UNOFFICAL] Cyanide L RC 20 [R2,2015-09-19]

    WELCOME TO CYANIDE L ROM INFORMATION Cyanide L is the brainchild of XDA member @rogersb11. Based on CyanogenMod, and packed full of features from the wonderful custom ROM teams we have all come to know and love. This ROM is just getting started and I will update frequently as things...
  44. Saber

    Thread [GUIDE][NOOB-FRIENDLY]How to use dorimanx kernel - Stweaks Guide

    DorimanX Stweaks Guide for the S2 Updated: 13/01/16 Picture from DorimanX website Guides: Installation Initial Setup Stweaks Basics Stweaks Advanced My setup & Troubleshooting Credits list Useful links: DorimanX Official by DorimanX(ICS-->JB) DorimanX Unofficial builds by Cybernetus...
  45. FaserF

    Thread [How To] Root and install Android 5.1.X on i9100 Galaxy S2

    I want to give the awesome Android 5.1 experience to every Galaxy S2 user. I am here to help, so if you need help just post a new replay. I will upload all I can on my own Google Drive, so when the Link is down someday send me a message. This thread is ONLY for the Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 modell...
  46. nhmanas

    Thread [STABLE] [SMOOTH] Gustavo's Kernel My Settings [i9100]

    Hi all xda! I am using Gustavo_s kernel for a long time. And If you don't like stock kernel values then read this thread. What you need: 1. A GT-I9100 2. Gustavo_s kernel, 3. Synapse (from play store) 4. Devil kernel manager (from play store) 5. A little courage :D Gustavo_s kernel is a...
  47. maniknarang

    Thread [ROM] SlimLP - Build - 11/11/2015 | SlimKat - Build 9.1 - 01/04/2016

    SlimRom is a custom android operating system. The main goal is to offer users a slimmed down but still feature rich alternative to other android operating systems. The entire SlimTeam work together to bring you this tailor-made beauty straight from Android Open Source Project (AOSP) source...
  48. nhmanas

    Thread [HOW TO] Disabling SELinux [PERFORMANCE]

    Hey guys I learned something and I want to share you! Disabling selinux incredibly smooths our monster! I tested on cm11 but I belive that effects on every rom good. Before disabling selinux learn what is it in this link http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Security-Enhanced_Linux So here is the...
  49. Al-Dazzlez

    Thread [Q] SGSII Intl. Sd Card mounting problem.

    Hi All! I have been searching for a while but there seems to be very vague information regarding anything even close to my problem. So in short, I am running PacMan ROM 4.4.4 on my International SGS II, and with that, I have formatted a 64GB sandisk MicroSD to FAT32 in order for it to work with...
  50. A

    Thread [Q] Galaxy S2 CM11 Extreme battery drain problem!

    Hello there, I recently installed CM11- 20141224-Nightly and now I have a serious battery drain issue on my phone. It barely stays 5 hours with minimum usage, like browsing the web reading stuff it stays for about less than 2 hours, and without using it(on sleep) drains from 90% to 75% in...