Samsung Galaxy Nexus gets official MIUI ROM

Samsung Galaxy Nexus gets official MIUI ROM
The Samsung Galaxy Nexus is still probably the hottest Android handset out there, and it accounts for a huge part of the active Ice Cream Sandwich devices out there, and now you’ve got one more reason to consider it - it’s gotten an official and stable version of the MIUI ROM

MIUI is one of the most popular custom ROMs for Android and many would say that it’s the best looking one. It somewhat reminisces the user interface of iOS as it doesn’t have an app drawer. That makes it stand out among other ROMs as well, and it’s also very distinct in its simplicity. You could, of course, install a different launcher to get the standard Android app drawer if you prefer.

So what works in this official build? It’d be easier to point out what doesn’t - themes for example require you to reboot and pull the battery in order to work. Everything else should be fine. Check out the screen grabs below and if you like what you see head on to the source for the download links and detailed installation instructions.

source: RootzWiki

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GALAXY Nexus
  • Display 4.7" 720 x 1280 pixels
  • Camera 5 MP / 1.3 MP front
  • Processor TI OMAP4460, Dual-core, 1200 MHz
  • Storage 32 GB
  • Battery 1750 mAh(8.33h 3G talk time)

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6 Comments

1. twens

Posts: 1172; Member since: Feb 25, 2012

Wish I owned a galaxy nexus right now.

2. solidsnakeduds013

Posts: 219; Member since: Oct 20, 2010

I have miui Rom and when I trying to copy and paste on the web browser it force closed the app every time. I like the Rom anyways its just one of its shortcomings

3. tingzcrown

Posts: 1; Member since: Mar 27, 2012

i'm using galaxy nexus as well..and i can say its so much faster than his younger bro Nexus S. loving the galaxy nexus...

4. sgogeta4

Posts: 394; Member since: Feb 02, 2011

What exactly makes this official over other ROMs?

6. asimo

Posts: 41; Member since: Jan 05, 2012

MIUI team officially supports this device, like CM team officially supports many... Just to say the team works on it, not someone 'porting' this rom. If you'd develop a rom for a particular device, it's official bro! (Nothing to do with some Google approval or sthg)

5. ProblemSolver15

Posts: 372; Member since: Jun 14, 2010

I have a Galaxy Nexus and I've tried MIUI rom and I'm just not a fan. Instead, I use GummyNex running Nova Launcher and Franco Nightly Kernel. I find it to be much better and a lot more stable.

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