CyanogenMod 10.1 Already Available for Galaxy S4 Users

Samsung's Galaxy S4 hasn't even been available for a month, but already users are able to ditch their stock install of Android with Samsung's TouchWiz user interface and exchange it for something a little cleaner.


That's right, CyanogenMod, one of the most popular custom ROMs among Android users is already available for the Galaxy S4. CyanogenMod's Steve Kondik has revealed that CyanogenMod 10.1 has been ported to the T-Mobile Galaxy S4 (SGH-M919) and will be ported to other models once the CyanogenMod team gets a hold of the hardware.

"The first nightlies will go off tonight," Steve wrote on his Google+ page on Friday. "There are a few rough edges still, but will be ironed out in short order and you should be able to use it as your daily driver without serious issues. The touchscreen on this device should support Android's hover events," he added. "I'm looking forward to see what the community can come up with using this new feature!"

The Galaxy S4 packs a 5-inch Full HD Super AMOLED PenTile display, either an octa-core Exynos 5 or quad-core Snapdragon CPU (depending on the region in which you're buying the device), 2GB of RAM, a 13-megapixel camera, a 2-megapixel camera up front, 16GB or 32GB of storage, and a 2,600mAh battery.

  • scook9
    Should say that it is only nightly builds in title....CM 10.1 is not officially available in a stable form for anyone yet.
  • mobrocket
    I use CM 10.1 on my 3 year old captivate
    i love having android 4.2.2, while these people who buy new phones are still rocking 4.1
  • DarkSable
    And this is why android is bloody amazing.
  • steamroller16
    Wish more phones/tablets would get cm as quick as this.
  • Martin Shead
    poor review, in fact the GS4 is not on the list of supported devices!!
    Supported devices:
    Acer Iconia a700
    Google Nexus S (crespo, crespo4g)
    Google Nexus 7 (grouper, tilapia)
    Google Galaxy Nexus (toro, toroplus, maguro)
    Google Nexus 4 (mako)
    Google Nexus 10 (manta)
    Google Nexus Q (steelhead)
    Hardkernel Odroid-U2
    HTC One X (evita)
    HTC Incredible 4G LTE (fireball)
    HTC Evo 4G LTE (jewel)
    HTC One S (ville)
    LG Nitro HD (p930)
    LG Optimus LTE (su640)
    LG Spectrum (vs920)
    Samsung Galaxy S (captivatemtd, galaxysbmtd, galaxysmtd, epicmtd)
    Samsung Galaxy SII (i9100g, hercules, skyrocket)
    Samsung Galaxy SIII (US variants d2att, d2cri, d2mtr, d2spr, d2tmo, d2vzw)
    Samsung Note (quincytmo, quincyatt)
    Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 (p3100, p3110)
    Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 (p5100, p5110)