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US Galaxy S III models get CyanogenMod 9, except for Verizon's

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US Galaxy S III models get CyanogenMod 9, except for Verizon's
Now that the international Galaxy S III had its share of CM 9 love, the swift folks behind the beloved CyanogenMod project have released CM 9 for the US variants of the Samsung Galaxy S III. Well, that's all US variants except for the Verizon one, which has a locked bootloader, complicating things a bit.

Development of CM9 for the US Galaxy S III is still in its early phase, and the ROM itself is said to be not very stable, although good enough for a "daily driver". But what about Verizon GS III users? As you know, Samsung announced a Developer Edition of the Verizon version, which is practically the same but with an unlocked bootloader, but in order to get one of those you'll have to pay full price ($599), as Big Red isn't subsidizing it. Plus, getting one won't even guarantee that you'll eventually get CM 9 for it, as the CyanogenMod team hasn't announced plans of bringing its software to it yet.

But, if you are a proud owner of an AT&T, T-Mobile or Sprint Galaxy S III, feel free to visit this link to learn everything you need to know about installing CM9 on your device.

via: AndroidAuthority

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posted on 13 Jul 2012, 03:22 3

1. IamYourFather6657 (Posts: 321; Member since: 01 Jul 2012)


Verizon F/U/C/KED up

posted on 13 Jul 2012, 03:49 6

2. eDiesel (Posts: 141; Member since: 17 Mar 2012)


Verizon is the apple of phone carriers.

posted on 13 Jul 2012, 16:41

8. christony1120 (Posts: 65; Member since: 07 Dec 2010)


Verizon is better than all the other phone carriers

posted on 13 Jul 2012, 06:44 1

3. simplyj (Posts: 404; Member since: 23 Dec 2009)


I have a question: If you wanted LTE on the GSIII you had to switch out the quad core for a dual core.. So why does T-Mobile's variant have a dual core instead of the quad core! Damn you T-Mo

posted on 13 Jul 2012, 08:59

5. dcgore (Posts: 198; Member since: 24 Feb 2012)


I believe the quad core (international version) does not have the 1700 AWS frequency in which Tmo's HPSA+ operates in.

posted on 13 Jul 2012, 07:57 3

4. shammont (Posts: 27; Member since: 22 Jun 2012)


Verizon sux ... get rid of apple and Verizon and the world would be a better place.

posted on 13 Jul 2012, 11:20 1

6. AngryApplcpCustomer (Posts: 4; Member since: 05 Jul 2012)


Agreed. Apple and Verizon disgust me.

posted on 13 Jul 2012, 14:19

7. Wildmanfan (Posts: 219; Member since: 15 Jul 2010)


This is just another way that proves my point to these 2 ass holes on this site that kiss Screwizon's ass. f**k You Screwizon.

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