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Pimp my Droid Weekly 11/10/12: Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini, Team Liquid RC7, DROID RAZR HD and More

November 10, 2012 - Written By Alexander Maxham

Here we are wrapping up another hectic week in Android. As we always do, we’ve saved the most of the Rooting and ROM-ing news for Pimp my Droid, so you can get your Droid on all at once. This week some source code was released, some toolkits and more were also released, so let’s just jump right in.

Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini Source code gets released

Weeks ago, Samsung introduced us to the Galaxy S3 Mini. Which is, yes you guessed a mini version of the very successful Galaxy S3. During the week Samsung released quite a bit of source code, and they also released the code for the Galaxy S3 mini, so we should see development pick up on this little guy soon.

Team Liquid brings RC7 to 7 devices

Team Liquid has brought Liquid Smooth RC7 to 7 devices including the Galaxy Nexus (Maguro and Toro) Nexus 7, Samsung Galaxy S3, AT&T Galaxy S3, T-Mobile Galaxy S3, and the Sprint Galaxy S3.

Motorola DROID RAZR HD gets Safestrap and a custom Recovery

If you’ve had or currently own a Motorola device, you know all about Safestrap. It’s needed to flash custom ROMs on your Motorola device. Well now the DROID RAZR HD has safestrap, so flash away.

Auto boot.img installer makes flashing faster and easier on HTC devices

If you have an HTC device like the International One X which does not have S-Off, you know how much work it is to flash a new ROM. Well thanks to this auto boot.img from the folks at XDA Developers, it’s now as easy a once click.

Samsung Releases Source code for the Galaxy Note 10.1, Galaxy Camera and More

This week Samsung released a ton of source code for different devices. Including the Note 10.1 (wifi and LTE versions), Stratosphere 2, and Sprint’s Galaxy Tab 2 10.1, along with the Galaxy Camera. Imagine flashing custom ROM’s on the Galaxy Camera?

Motorola Atrix HD, Razr M, Photon Q, and Razr HD Get Rooted

Plenty of Motorola devices got rooted this week, including the Atrix HD (AT&T), Photon Q (Sprint), Razr M (Verizon), and Razr HD (Verizon). You can check out the XDA developers thread for more information.

Verizon’s Samsung Galaxy S3 gets another Jelly Bean leak

If you’re one to take chances with leaks and a Verizon Galaxy S3 user, you might want to check this one out. You can grab the ROM from XDA. And if you need any help, go ahead and follow this guide.