July 5th, 2017
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RELEASE for S3 Mini
Android Open Kang Project 7.1.2

Stable release (20170705) of Android Open Kang Project / Android 7.1.2 for S3 Mini is available!

Please, test it and report any bugs!

For flashing Nougat, we recommend you to install our TWRP recovery (available on Download page)!

Do full backup before installation and wipe data/cache (factory reset) after installation if you don’t updating from AOKP.

You can get it on our DOWNLOAD page.


  • AOKP sources update
  • much improved system UI smoothness
  • reduced system wakelocks for better battery life
  • fixed offline charging
  • more HW ui acceleration fixes
  • fully working GPS / Glonass / AGPS navigation – no hacks, fully working even on “Device only” mode (it’s the only one Nougat ROM for S3 Mini with working GPS!)
  • much improved system UI smoothness
  • fixed focus in camera
  • switched to much better Camera app (Snap)
  • switched to opensource RIL – much faster boot, fully compatible with Nougat, causing overall system performance boost
  • much improved GPS signal, stability and fix time – working better than on any other ROM
  • fixed YouTube 480p video – working smooth
  • possibly fixed Instagram / Snapchat video issues
  • HWComposer updates for Nougat – now system is liquid smooth!
  • fixed Wifi/USB/BT tethering (thanks to ChronoMonochrome)
  • much improved Wifi stability
  • fixed wifi auto connection – thanks ChronoMonochrome for inspiration
  • resolved issues with root which some users experienced on last release
  • improved smoothness of 480p YouTube videos
  • fixed force 2G mode
  • much improved wifi stability
  • the best smoothness ever!
  • Bluetooth: A2DP music streaming in higher quality
  • Wifi: much improved stability
  • Wifi: better signal range
  • Wifi: better tether bandwidth
  • System: fixed compatibility with some apps, causing less issues and reducing battery drain
  • ODIN package update


  • RIL (phone/SMS/3G)
  • audio (both speakers/headphones/microphone)
  • Wi-fi
  • Bluetooth 4.0 with LE support A2DP
  • GPS/Glonass/A-GPS
  • sensors
  • compass
  • camera (taking photos and videos)
  • video playing
  • 2D/3D HW Acceleration
  • all native tethers (Wifi/BT/USB)
  • Google Play
  • CPU sleep mode
  • MTP
  • ADB
  • no tearing
  • tripple buffering
  • external storage
  • f2fs filesystem support
  • offline charging


  • none known

Shouts to Meticulus, ChronoMonochrome and 3liteking148 for Nougat compatibility patches

I’d be glad, if you shared links to our download page, instead of direct links to download.
Also would be great, if you wouldn’t create the mirrors 😉

One Response
  • LUCAS says:

    Link for recovery build ok, but when download there’s no .zip file, tried to zip that file but tarp shows error when trying to install

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