Not everyone is a pro when it comes to modifying Android devices and even if you are, we all started from some place. This Galaxy S5 Starter Guide will walk you through the tutorials that I have been working on and tell you where to start.
A lot of carriers have updated their Galaxy S5 devices to Lollipop and this last left people who loved the Xposed Framework waiting for an update. The developer has released Xposed for Lollipop and it will run on the Galaxy S5 but there are some things you should know ahead of time.
As we get close to the end of our Galaxy S5 tutorials, I wanted to collect up as many custom kernels as I was able to find. Here is a list, curated from XDA and organized by me, for every Galaxy S5 custom kernel that I was able to find.
As promised, today I have worked on getting a huge list of custom ROMs that work on various models of the Galaxy S5. Let me know what you think and tell me if you know of any that should be added to the list.
Yesterday I walked you through how to install a custom ROM onto your Galaxy S5 and today I’m going to take it a step further. In case you are feeling adventurous or simply want to try something new, I’m going to show you how to install a custom kernel onto your Galaxy S5.
We’ve been learning a lot about how to tweak and modify the Galaxy S5 lately and we’re almost to the end. Today we’re going to focus on the firmware side of things with a tutorial about installing a Galaxy S5 custom ROM.
If you have been following along in our tutorial series for the Galaxy S5, you should already have your device rooted and with a custom recovery. Today I’m going to walk you through the process of how to create a Galaxy S5 backup.
Downgrading the Galaxy S5 can help when you need to return the device or when you want to try to root it. So today’s tutorial will focus on how to go through the Galaxy S5 downgrade process from start to finish.
Gaining root access to your Galaxy S5 can open up a lot of options for you when it comes to installing mods and powerful applications. Today I’m going to show you the easy step by step process for the Galaxy S5 root access tutorial.
A custom recovery can give you a lot of more features than the regular stock one can and today I will walk you through the simple steps about how to install a custom recovery on your Samsung Galaxy S5.
A factory reset can fix a lot of issues with a smartphone, even issues that don’t seem to be software related. Today I’m going to walk you through the step by step process for the Samsung Galaxy S5 factory reset tutorial.
Some Android OEMs add a Download Mode to their device as a way to allow low-level communication between the device and a certain PC program. Since this is a vital process needed to modify your Samsung device, I’m going to show you how to boot into the Galaxy S5 Download Mode.
One of the most common reasons for issues with various applications boils down to the bad/corrupt cache for the app. So today I’m going to show you exactly how you can wipe the Galaxy S5 Cache Partition.
Sometimes we need to get into the Android recovery to do a factory reset, wipe the cache partition or apply an update via ADB. So today I’m going to show you the step by step process on how to get into the Galaxy S5 Recovery Mode on your device.