Galaxy S5

Tutorials for the Samsung Galaxy S5.

Galaxy S5

Galaxy S5 Customization Starter Guide

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.

Xposed Framework Installer

Galaxy S5: How to Install Xposed for Lollipop

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.

Texdroider DPI

Galaxy S5: How to Change the DPI

Adjusting the DPI of an Android device is a very common and very popular modification. I use one simple application and I’m going to show you how we can use it on the Galaxy S5 to change the DPI.

List of Custom Kernels

Galaxy S5: Complete List of Custom Kernels

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.

Custom ROM List

Galaxy S5: Complete List of Custom ROMs

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.

Install Custom Kernel

Galaxy S5: How to Install a Custom Kernel

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.

Install Custom ROM

Galaxy S5: How to Install a Custom ROM

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.

Create Nandroid Backup

Galaxy S5: How to Create a Nandroid Backup

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.

Android KitKat

Galaxy S5: How to Downgrade to KitKat 4.4.2

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.

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