8 May 2015

Xtrestolite custom rom for T-Mobile samsung galaxy s6 SM-G920T

The first thing after you have rooted your T-mobile samsung galaxy s6 is to install rooted apps and the ultimate thing you go for is to install a custom rom on samsung galaxy s6.Its the one of the best if not the best smartphone that you can buy right now.If you take a look at  the device specifications the device comes with a exynos 7420 chipset which is a octa core(2 quad cores ) and the is backed with 3gb ram.It sports a 5.1inch display with 4k resolution and corning gorilla glass 4 protection and the device is now available with 128 gigabytes storage with the base model at 32 gigabytes.The rear camera is 16mp with optical image stabilisation while the secondary camera is 5mp which is great for selfies and also the front cam can record videos upto 1440p.Samsung usually launch their flagship with different chipset variant but this time samsung gone with their in house exynos chipset in all other variants.
If you are searching for roms to be flashed on T-mobile galaxy s6 and couldnot find then you are on right place.In this post we will help you to flash or install xtrestolite custom rom on samsung galaxy s6.

Why to go for custom rom on T-mobile galaxy s6?

  1. Laggy touchwiz:This time Samsung has trimmed down touchwiz a little bit and is you have noticed it or not the device is quite fast and responsive.Though samsung has trimmed down the software the system occupies more than 6 gigs and is quite surprising for the os to occupy a lot of internal storage even though samsung has trimmed down touchwiz little bit.Due to the unnecessary bloatware the device may experience lag in the long run.As of now we dont have aosp roms for T-mobile galaxy s6 but there are lot of stock roms which are higly optimised.
  2. To improve performance: This might seem odd as galaxy s6 would out run any competitor  in terms of performance but you can still improve its performance with custom roms.
  3. To improve battery life: Its actually a disappointment for us that samsung actually used a non removable 2550 mah battery in galaxy s6.The battery is actually but for a quad hd display its not enough.Though there are ultra saving mode on samsung galaxy s6 you may not completely depend on it to save battery instaed should go for a custom rom on samsung galaxy s6 for a better life.
  4. Because you are android power user:Being an android user user no matter which android flagship device you own it quite common for us too root the device and install a custom rom and play with it for some time and go for another.Since the device is quite new to android development there are less custom roms available for T-mobile samsung galaxy s6 and available one are stock modified roms and in no development will spped up and we will blessed with lot of custom roms for sure.

Install xtrestolite custom rom on samsung galaxy s6 SM-G920T:

Custom roms for t-mobile samsung galaxy s6 sm-g920t

In this tutorial we will guide you to install xtrestolite custom roms on T-mobile samsung galaxy s6 SM-G920T with all the necessary precautions that has to be taken.
  1. Charge you device to atleast 80% before  flashing the rom so that the process continues without any difficulties.
  2. You must have twrp installed on your device.If you dont have a custom recovery dont worry you can follow our guide how to install twrp recovery on samsung galaxy s6.
  3. Backup all your data on to computer or laptop as flashing this rom will erase all the data on your device.You maynot loose your images or videos or other data but you will loose apps that you have installed earlier.
  4. Download  xtrestolite Rom for galaxy s6 and transfer it to sdcard or internal storage.
  5. Download Finger print scanner addon if you cant live with out it. 

Xtrestolite custom rom for samsung galaxy s6:

Xtrestolite rom is based on stock lollipop firmware of SM-G920T with improved performance.He has remove all the unnecessary bloatware on the device.Rom is pre-rooted and zip aligned.Knox is completely removed from the os.Kernel has init.d scripts support so that you can add you own scripts to improve performance or battery life.The removed bloatware are available as add on flashable through recovery.
custom roms for t-mobile galaxy s6 sm-g920t

Other features on the rom:

  1. Enable call button on contact list.
  2. Call recording is enabled to record ongoing calls.
  3. You have the option to disable shutter button.
  4. Sfinder and quick connect are removed from the notification panel.
  5. 3mint battery mod.
  6. Extra quick toggles
  7. Call or message block.
  8. Exit button in stock browser.
  9. Status bar mod include adding a custom carrier label,move signal bars to left etc.
  10. multidpi touchwiz launcher is added and you can add 6 icons to the dock.
  11.  High volume warning settings is removed.
  12. Network speed indicator is added to status bar for ongoing traffic information.
  13. The best part is the unlimited tethering mid.
  14. Csc tweaks are also included.
  15. xtrestolite rom custom settings also available and lot more to explore.
custom roms for samung galaxy s6 sm-g920T

Installation procedure:

  1.  Download the rom and place it in the internal storage.
  2. Now switch of the device and wait for few seconds till the device is completely off.
  3. Now press volume up and home button and power key simultaneously and you will enter fastboot mode.
  4. From fastboot mode boot into Twrp recovery.
  5. Click on backup and do a complete nandroid backup.You have to do this if anything goes wrong you can get back to working device by restoring it.If you thing the backup is huge then don't backup data just backup system and boot and other including efs.
  6. Backup process may take 5 to 10 minutes and once it is completed go to advance wipe options and wipe data,cache,dalvik cache.
  7. Flash the rom and aroma file manager pops up.
  8. Choose your csc and all other stuff needed and wait till the flashing process is done.
  9. Once done reboot the device and wait for at least 10 minutes for initial to boot.
  10. If you want finger print scanner then flash it after flashing the rom zip.
  11. Now you have successfully flashed xtrestolite custom rom on samsung galaxy s6.
Final words on xtrestolite custom rom on galaxy s6:
 This is simple tutorial on Installing xtrestolite custom rom on T-mobile samsung galaxy s6.We hope you have successfully flashed the rom with out any problems.If you have soft bricked your device reboot to recovery and make a factory reset.Even after factory reset if you still experience boot loop flash the ROM again by wiping system this time.Even if the rom bootloops then its you bad luck just restore the previous backup.Finally we take no  responsibility if  you have bricked the device in this process even though there is no way you can brick the device but its mandatory for us to say .   Happy flashing
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