Nexus S 4G users have been asking me day after day what is the best Nexus S 4G ROM. Well, I took the liberty of trying to find the best ROM/kernel combo over the weekend and I think I’ve found it, CyanogenMod 7 with Trinity kernel, which gives you stable 1.544Ghz overclocking and speeds over 5000+ on Quadrant.
As you can see in the video, this setup beats an overclocked 1.6Ghz Galaxy S2 Epic 4G Touch, pretty cool huh?
You will need to flash the following 3 files in ClockworkMod Recovery:
(Don’t know how to install ROM? See How to Install ROM on Nexus S/Nexus S 4G.)
Download ROM here:
Download CyanogenMod 7 ROM
Download GoogleApps here:
Download Kernel here:
Also, to override Quadrant’s bug of limiting the GPU to 60fps, delete libGLES_android.so in /system/lib/egl directory like this:
Download adb.zip first.
Browse to the directory where you unzipped adb like this for Windows:
For Linux & Mac:
Then type for Windows:
mount -o rw,remount -t yaffs2 /dev/block/mtdblock3 /system
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