So, you’re still using the Samsung Galaxy S2 i9100 and wish to run the best Android 4.4.4 KitKat based ROM on it then you come at the right place. The ROM I’m going to share today is most probably the best ROM available for Samsung Galaxy S2 i9100 and is AOSP NeatROM v8.0. This new ROM is simple, clean and performs really well. The ROM is developed by _Sale_ a recognized contributor on xda-developers. Check out some features of this amazing ROM.

  • Firmware: I9100 AOSP NeatROM v8.0st (4.4.4)
  • Compiled from the latest SlimKat repos
  • The Real Dark Slim
  • Notification drawer Shortcuts
  • Full hardware key rebinding
  • Keyboard rotation
  • Nova Launcher
  • Superuser
  • Darker Camera – colour filter options, gps indicator, picture quality, smart capture, shutter sound…
  • Darker Gallery
  • Phasebeam LiveWallpaper
  • Wifi country code
  • Mediascanner behaviour on boot
  • Volume key cursor control
  • Show permanent enter key on keyboard
  • IME selector notification
  • Auto keyboard rotation feature
  • Systemwide blacklist support for calls and sms/mms
  • Pattern size customizing
  • Lock before unlock the new way
  • Lockscreen shortcuts
  • Fully revamped lockscreen target options
  • Start widgets maximized on lockscreen
  • Enable carousel animation on lockscreen
  • Enable/disable camera widget on lockscreen
  • Full customizable low battery warning
  • Wake up on charge
  • Volume rocker wake
  • Volume rocker music control
  • CRT animation the new way with new animation as well
  • Fully customizable auto brightness
  • Display rotation options (0, 90, 180, 270)
  • Fully customizable volume panel
  • Power connectivity alert
  • Less frequent notification sounds
  • Ascending ringtone
  • Control safe headset warning
  • Mute Camera shutter sound
  • Quiet hours new extended version
  • Mute Volume adjust sound
  • SlimCenter
  • Fully global menu customization
  • Fully revamped navigation bar and navigation ring customizations
  • Statusbar brightness control
  • Full Clock and date customization on status bar
  • Battery icons
  • Quick settings style options
  • Quick pulldown for quick settings
  • Easy full swipe access between notification drawer and quicksettings
  • Wifi access point is shown in notification drawer
  • Hide carrier label on notification drawer
  • Notification drawer shortcuts
  • Notification transparency
  • Notification drawer and quicksettings background as well with tablet support
  • Fully customizable quick settings the new way with new included music tiles and features
  • Battery tile new click/longpress behaviour
  • Allow to disable QuickSettings completly
  • Option in Dev Set to customize the device hostname
  • SystemUI – double tap to sleep gesture
  • IPV6 tethering support
  • Allow applications to override power key
  • DeskClock – back flip and shake actions
  • Navigation bar
  • Global menu – Expanded desktop
  • Wakeup Options
  • Enable/Disable Root (Enabled by default)
  • Fixed StatusBar Back Button
  • Es File Explorer
  • www.NeatROM.com as default home page for browser
  • NeatROM Bootanimation v4 Big thanks to @momo.martinovic
  • Added Mass Storage option (MTP/PTP/Mass Storage)
  • Init.d Support
  • Added support for ADB over network
  • Disabled charging LED
  • Fully Customizable Hardware Buttons
  • Disable/Enable Menu Key Unlock
  • New Tweaks
  • Better Battery Life
  • Noise suppression for phone calls
  • Super advanced Custom Toggle
  • Browser-Enabled Bookmarks Sync
  • No Call Ring delay ~0ms
  • Fixed Custom Toggle
  • Browser-Blue Progress Bar Thanks @tarzan11
  • Added SlimPie
  • Added Download Speeds in notification
  • Added Battery Animation while Charging
  • SlimKat Stable
  • New Dialer – Bigger Caller Photo
  • Install Non-Market Apps Enabled by Default
  • Package Verifier Disabled by Default
  • New Tweaks
  • Notification Reminder
  • Smart pull down
  • Slim recents app switcher
  • Option to add favorite apps in recents menu
  • Lockscreen rotation
  • Traffic meter
  • Battery Bar Toggle (StatusBar, Top of Navigation Bar or Bottom of Navigation Bar
  • Battery Bar Color Picker
  • Battery Bar Alignment
  • Battery Bar Thickness
  • Battery Bar Charging Animation
  • Implement SIM card management
  • Fixed Camera v6
  • exFAT support
  • Support more media types
  • Added lockscreen shake events
  • Added shake sensitivity adjustments
  • All widgets on keyguard
  • Added more battery icons
  • Added option to hide battery icon
  • Added hardkey light control
  • Added custom lockscreen options
  • Added option to set lockscreen color (color picker)
  • Added option to set lockscreen transparency
  • Added lockscreen blur effect
  • Added option to set lockscreen blur radius
  • Added option to set lockscreen custom image
  • Updated ES File Explorer
  • Email attachment/Enabled download
  • Enabled moving apps to SD
  • Heads up
  • Color picker for quicksettings styles
  • Added support for chromecast
  • Added font scaling slider
  • Updated TWRP recovery
  • Added back reboot confirmation (Cancel – OK)
  • Added network traffic upload/download
  • Added network traffic indicators
  • Added network traffic color picker
  • Added network traffic update frequency
  • Added signal icon color picker
  • Added data icon color picker
  • Added wifi icon color picker
  • Added airplane icon color picker
  • Added ability to answer call with hardware home button
  • Long press delay 0.8sec
  • Added Hot Reboot
  • Added Lockscreen notifications Thanks to Griffin Millender
  • Added ADB over network tile
  • Added Slimrecents card/text color
  • Based on the latest sources from Slim (stable)

Some Important Tips:

  • Before proceeding, make sure you have backup your important messages, contacts, and important data.
  • This ROM is only for Galaxy S2 i9100. Installing it on other variants may brick your device.
  • Your battery is charged and has more than 60 percent charging available.
  • You have installed the USB drivers for your device.
  • Your device is already rooted.

 

How to install Android 4.4.4 AOSP NeatROM v8.0st

Installation with Full wipe:

 

  • -Download KitKat CWM Recovery and save zip to internal SDcard
  • -Download AOSP NeatROM and save zip to internal SDcard
  • -Download Google Apps and save zip to internal SDcard
  • -Boot into CWM or PhilZ Recovery (Volume up + Home + Power)
  • -DO A DATA WIPE / Clean to install a new ROM
  • -Go to Advance and Select Wipe dalvik cache
  • -Go to Mounts and storage, select Format system, Format preload
  • -Select Install zip from SD card
  • -Flash KitKat CWM Recovery
  • -Reboot RECOVERY
  • -Flash NeatROM
  • -Flash Google Apps (optional)
  • -Reboot your device

 

Installation without wipe (Coming from previous build):

 

  • -Download AOSP NeatROM and save zip to internal SDcard
  • -Download Google Apps and save zip to internal SDcard
  • -Boot into Recovery (Volume up + Home + Power)
  • -Wipe cache and dalvik cache
  • -Select Install zip from SD card
  • -Flash NeatROM
  • -Flash Google Apps (optional)
  • -Reboot your device

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