CM9 ICS ROM Android 4.0.4 for Nexus S and Nexus S 4G!

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For this week, check out the CyanogenMod9 ICS ROM, which has been updated to Android 4.0.4 for both Nexus S and Nexus S 4G.  CM9 is certainly one of the best ROMs you can run on your Nexus S and Nexus S 4G and right now is probably one of the best times to flash this as everything works flawless.  Get your overclock on to 1.46Ghz too with Matr1x kernel or your favorite Nexus S kernel!

Download: Download CM9 ROM for Nexus S

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Pixel ROM + Matr1x Kernel for Nexus S and Nexus S 4G!

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For this week’s ROM of the week, check out Pixel ROM plus Matr1x kernel combo for your Nexus S and Nexus S 4G. This is probably the best Android 4.0.4 based ROMs for your Nexus S or Nexus S 4G. A lot of Nexus S users have told me this is the fastest ROM they’ve tried so, give it a try and let me know how it works for you.

Download ROM: Download Pixle ROM for Nexus S

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Crossbones ICS ROM + Matr1x Kernel on Nexus S ans S 4G!

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Here’s an updated overview of the Crossbones ICS ROM for both Nexus S and Nexus S 4G. I know this was one of the best ICS ROMs when custom ICS ROMs were first available on the Nexus S phones and still, I kinda like it that it gives you “pure” ICS experience without any additives.

If you are looking for a pure ICS experience with great battery life and performance, give this ROM a try and let me know how it works for you.

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CyanogenMod9 ICS ROM v3 for Nexus S and Nexus S 4G with Matr1x Kernel!

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Here’s an update on CM9 ICS ROM for Nexus S and Nexus S 4G. Last time I installed it, it was one of the first ICS ROMs available and very buggy. Well, the recent version 3.0 ROMs are probably one of the best out there. One of the things I noticed about this ROM is that the camera/camcorder start-up lag is almost non-existent, something I was wishing to be fixed on the ICS ROMs. Other than that, there’s only great things I can say about CM9 ICS ROM, it comes with loads of customizations like the launcher, ability to add CM9 themes, and tweak CPU overclock/unde

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Slim ICS ROM for Nexus S and Nexus S 4G!

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Slim ICS ROM is probably the most lightweight ICS ROM available for Nexus S and Nexus S 4G. Very similar to ROMs like CodeName, Apex/Bigxie, and Crossbones but this Slim ICS ROM brings you a whopping 8 icons at the bottom of your screen plus a 4×7 app drawer. Certainly, this isn’t for everyone but for those of you who use a lot of apps, it brings a new style to your Nexus S and Nexus S 4G. (And yes, you can use folders too instead.)

Other than that, there’s UI customizations and performance settings built into the “Advanced Slim Settings”

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CyberGRMod ROM for Rooted Nexus S!

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The CyberGRMod ROM is another great ICS ROM for your rooted Nexus S. This ROM actually was referred to me by users on YouTube very often. I apologize for the delay for getting this ROM reviewed on NexusSHacks.com but believe me, it was well worth the wait.

The CyberGRMod ROM does remind me a lot of CodeName ROM (which I reviewed last week) and there’s many similarities plus more tweaking. You can also load Matr1x kernel up for your flashing pleas

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Nuhetri-Reloaded ROM for Rooted Nexus S 4G! [ICS][Android 4.0.4]

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For this week, check out Nehetri Reloaded ROM for Nexus S 4G (4G versions only!), this one comes with Android 4.0.4.

This is one of the first ROMs with Android 4.0.4 and also another great ROM for your Nexus S 4G. It comes with quad-lockscreen, compatible with kernels like Matr1x kernel (which I am running), and layout is pretty simple.

Try it out and let me know what you think of this ROM!

Download ROM: Download N

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CodeName ICS ROM with Matr1x Kernel for Rooted Nexus S and Nexus S 4G!

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Here’s another combo you can expect some smooth performance with great battery life, CodeName ICS ROM with Matr1x kernel. I think this one, Crossbones, and Bigxie/Apex ROMs are probably the best I’ve tried so far.

The CodeName ICS ROM is super fast, I was getting over 3000 on Quadrant on couple runs. For those of you who need the best ROMs, you might want to give this ROM a try. It’s also available in both Nexus S and Nexus S 4G so that’s a plus.

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How to Install ClockworkMod Touch on Rooted Nexus S or Nexus S 4G!

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Want ClockworkMod Touch on your rooted Nexus S or Nexus S 4G?

You can easily do this with the ROM Manager app if you are willing to donate a small amount of $2. And if you can afford it, I highly encourage you to do that as the developers work hard and don’t get paid enough.

For those of you college students and alike who can’t afford even two dollars, you can install it manually too using fastboot.

Step 1. Put your Nexus S or Nexus S 4G into fastboot mode by holding down Volume Up and Power button together after power off.  Then connect microUSB ca

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Bigxie ROM + Matr1x Kernel for Rooted Nexus S and Nexus S 4G! [Best ICS Combo]

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Looking for a really good ROM + kernel combo on ICS that can make your Nexus S or Nexus S 4G run really fast?

Well, I think I’ve finally found a great combo for my Nexus S and also Nexus S 4G (For Nexus S 4G, the Crossbones ROM + Matr1x Kernel is great too).

I was talking to Matr1x kernel developer MathKid95 on XDA the other day on Google Talk and asked him what the best combo was. He told me that Bigxie’s ROMs run really good with

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