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  Reply # 810840 3-May-2013 14:51
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Disrespective:
blakamin:
Disrespective: So i've got root on my S4 using this process from Chainfire.

I've also flashed another tar from the same thread to make it all look official again. 


Thanks, just rooted mine, but I used triangle away to remove the count.
Nice, I didn't realise triangle away worked.


Just looked at it again, it removes the count, but the status shows as custom. Oh well... 

EDIT: flashed that other file and it still says custom..

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  Reply # 810841 3-May-2013 14:52
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Disrespective:
blakamin:
Disrespective: So i've got root on my S4 using this process from Chainfire.

I've also flashed another tar from the same thread to make it all look official again. 


Thanks, just rooted mine, but I used triangle away to remove the count.
Nice, I didn't realise triangle away worked.


Will triangle away allow the updates though?




- Telstra HTC Touch Pro2 - Energy ROM WM6.5.5 20 Oct/Cyanogen Mod Froyo 2.2 - R.I.P
- AT&T Galaxy S Captivate 16GB on XT (now with brother)
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  Reply # 810853 3-May-2013 15:04
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Damager:
Disrespective:
blakamin:
Disrespective: So i've got root on my S4 using this process from Chainfire.

I've also flashed another tar from the same thread to make it all look official again. 


Thanks, just rooted mine, but I used triangle away to remove the count.
Nice, I didn't realise triangle away worked.


Will triangle away allow the updates though?

If it says official (which neither one does) it would. 

I'll just do my own updates I suppose... I used to for the s3.

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I just bought the S3.  It's nice but I bought it via ebay and it starts and stops in French! Duh. Apart from that, I got a sweet price - $450 NZ :-)

The big question is, should I have waited for the S4 ? 

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  Reply # 810883 3-May-2013 15:36
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HamiltonJack: I just bought the S3.  It's nice but I bought it via ebay and it starts and stops in French! Duh. Apart from that, I got a sweet price - $450 NZ :-)

The big question is, should I have waited for the S4 ? 


That's a pretty good price for the s3 and less than half what you would've paid for the s4!

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  Reply # 810886 3-May-2013 15:38
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I thought s4 was nzd1200?




Swype on iOS is detrimental to accurate typing. Apologies in advance.


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  Reply # 810887 3-May-2013 15:41
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joker97: I thought s4 was nzd1200?

If you shopped around or imported, you'd probably get it for way less than that (edited my comment anyway)

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  Reply # 810895 3-May-2013 15:55
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I'm hoping samsung come out with wireless charging this time.
None of the accessories I can see here (Click on accessories) are even available on their website.

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  Reply # 810899 3-May-2013 15:57
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blakamin:
Damager:
Disrespective:
blakamin:
Disrespective: So i've got root on my S4 using this process from Chainfire.

I've also flashed another tar from the same thread to make it all look official again. 


Thanks, just rooted mine, but I used triangle away to remove the count.
Nice, I didn't realise triangle away worked.


Will triangle away allow the updates though?

If it says official (which neither one does) it would. 

I'll just do my own updates I suppose... I used to for the s3.
Interesting, mine says official when I go into recovery. I rooted and flashed the file I linked to only. I wonder if triangle away has edited a file the S4 needs for official status that the flashable package doesn't touch?

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  Reply # 810908 3-May-2013 16:14
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Disrespective: Interesting, mine says official when I go into recovery. I rooted and flashed the file I linked to only. I wonder if triangle away has edited a file the S4 needs for official status that the flashable package doesn't touch?

Probably... oh well, I can never wait for OTA updates anyway! ;-p

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  Reply # 810962 3-May-2013 18:50
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can you only have 1 paid titanium backup on any device at a time? i install it on my s4, and then the unlocker. Went back to the S3, and even though i open the unlocker, it remains on non donate version. any ideas?




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- Samsung Galaxy S2 on XT- Runs ICS 4.0.3 Resurrection Remix 9.2
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  Reply # 811051 3-May-2013 22:40
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Anyone experiencing these screen issues?

http://www.phonearena.com/news/Is-your-Samsung-Galaxy-S4-screen-giving-you-the-scrolling-blur-and-purplepink-inversion-treatment-You-are-not-alone_id42563

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  Reply # 811062 4-May-2013 00:13
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if I scroll at a billion miles an hour it might blur a bit... but so does my laptop... as they say on twitter, #firstworldproblems

EDIT: just compared with 2 s3's and it's just the same. no colour change.

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  Reply # 811064 4-May-2013 01:05
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dumb question

how many I9500 types are there and

Is the snap Dragon one better or exynos one better?




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  Reply # 811065 4-May-2013 01:11
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joker97: dumb question

how many I9500 types are there and

Is the snap Dragon one better or exynos one better?


2nd question answered below

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9q5f2Vq9mfc




- Telstra HTC Touch Pro2 - Energy ROM WM6.5.5 20 Oct/Cyanogen Mod Froyo 2.2 - R.I.P
- AT&T Galaxy S Captivate 16GB on XT (now with brother)
- Samsung Galaxy S2 on XT- Runs ICS 4.0.3 Resurrection Remix 9.2
- Business Hours - Work In The Electricity Industry, After Hours - DJ/Turntablist - Will Scratch Vinyl For Free'
- What's next??? S3?

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