Category Archives: Epic 4G Touch Kernels

How to Avoid EMMC Brick By Installing Safe Kernel/Recovery on Rooted Epic 4G Touch!

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In recent months, there’s been a ton of users bricking their Epic 4G Touch due to faulty ICS kernels on leaked ICS ROMs. This caused a havoc among the Epic 4G Touch users including myself. I bricked my phone and it was not fun feeling as my Epic 4G Touch is the only phone I’ve ever bricked out of many 30 or so Android devices I have.

Well, there’s a way to avoid this EMMC bug brick, simply by flashing a safe kernel/recovery on your Epic 4G Touch before installing or restore ROMs when you are on an ICS ROM.

Simply, before you flash any ROM, just get

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How to Change Boot Animation Splash Screen on Rooted Epic 4G Touch!

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For those of you who want to get custom boot animations, you can change them easily using Zedomax Epic Touch Kernel (v3 or later) and copying over the bootanimation.zip file over to system directory /system/media.

You need to  have Zedomax Epic Touch Kernel installed or any other kernel that supports it.

If you know how to use ADB, you can simply enable your Android filesystem as read/write and copy the file over OR i

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Zedomax Epic Touch Kernel v3 – Updated with Custom Boot Animations, CWM USB Mount, SU 3.0!

So, I was going to wait until I had the stock boot screen changed but since it’s taking me forever and today I spent all day long fixing my broken car (cost me $1000 WTF), I am just going to post Zedomax Epic Touch Kernel v3, which includes everything I’ve added so far.

First, I wanted custom boot animations for my new ROM (in the near future) so I’ve added support for custom boot animations.  You can simply put any bootanimation.zip (800×480 resolution) in the /system/media directory and reboot.

Second, I’ve updated the kernel with the latest Sup

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Zedomax Epic Touch Kernel v.2 Updated with ClockworkMod Recovery!

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So, today I hacked together CWM recovery onto Zedomax Epic Touch Kernel, version 2!

This kernel gives you root, 1.6ghz overclock, battery saving optimizations, and clockworkmod recovery.

Download kernel here:

Download Zedomax Epic Touch Kernel (download the file with v.2 or later)

Credits to TeamHackSung for CWM code!

VN:F [1.9.16_1159]

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How to Overclock Rooted Epic 4G Touch to 1.6Ghz! [Zedomax Epic 4G Touch Kernel]

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So, I’ve compiled a new overclockable kernel off xda users’s NeoPhyTe.x360 SG2 kernel, this should give you better battery life and also performance when you needed.

NOTE: This is only for Gingerbread and very old kernel, I’ve stopped developing this kernel so please try another kernel!!!  In other words, DO NOT USE!

For those of you who weren’t getting good battery life and also wasn’t getting performance, this kernel should help.

At stock 1.2Ghz (with no setCPU), you can get your performance back, getting like near 3400 o

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