April 29th, 2014
RELEASE for S3 Mini
CyanogenMod 10.2

We recommend to install this update. We have improved battery life much!

New release (20140429) of CM10.2 for S3 Mini is available!

If you want to say thanks by donating us using PayPal, feel free 😉

Do full backup before installation and wipe data/cache (factory reset) after installation (only from stock ROM).

If you’re updating from older CM10.1/10.2 version or migrating from Oliver’s CM, you don’t have to perform a wipe!

You can get it on our DOWNLOAD page.


  • CM sources update
  • reworked native patch
  • reduced cpu usage = better battery life
  • fixed displaying/tearing issues
  • improved buffers support
  • Odin package also updated


  • 2D/3D HW Acceleration
  • GPS and A-GPS – fast fix getting
  • Glonass navigation
  • compass
  • audio (both speakers/headphones/microphone)
  • sensors
  • Wi-fi
  • Bluetooth 4.0 with LE support A2DP
  • all native tethers (Wifi/BT/USB)
  • camera (normal/panorama/camcorder)
  • Google Play
  • CM10.2 functionallity
  • CPU sleep mode
  • MTP
  • ADB
  • no flicker
  • full hardware video acceleration (720p)
  • YouTube HQ
  • Wifi direct
  • 3.0.101 kernel
  • SELinux (temporary disabled)
  • BLN (backlight notifications) support
  • offline charging
  • 64GB+ sdcard native support (exFAT)
  • auto EFS backup
  • New BT/GPS/Wifi/offline charging/audio/sensors drivers – no longer buggy Samsung’s ones!
  • built using Linaro toolchain
  • no 1GHz bug
  • also flashable via Odin


  • None!

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 😉

Guys who made it happen:

  • Macław
  • Marcin1147

Thanks for help from:

  • tom3q
  • lupohirp

Before you’ll ask for help, check our FAQ. Maybe answer is already here?

If you want to say thanks by donating us using PayPal, feel free 😉

If somehow you’ll find a bug, use our bugtracker if you want to report it.

14 Responses
  • Slaz says:

    Wow, amazing job on CM guys! I’m using 10.2 on my Mini for months and it’s wonderfull to see updates with performance boosts like this one.

    Thank you thank you thank you!!

  • Tobi says:


  • Elia says:

    Sorry if I ask, is the source code of CyanogenMod 10.2 available? On the GitHub page I found only CyanogenMod 11. Thank you!

  • Land Cuiser says:

    Super! Thanks!

  • neonflow says:

    Sorry to bother you, but do you plan to release a similar update for the Ace/Gio? Thanks!

  • CrashOverride93 says:

    What’s mean this new changes in this release?, please:

    – reworked native patch
    – fixed displaying/tearing issues
    – improved buffers support

    For update, from your latest relase from THIS ONE, can I just make a normal installation with CWM (install zip), and done??? or I need some more? Because, is so hard install all the things that I have on my phone again…

  • gunter says:

    thank you for this new release!
    wich govenor and sheduler is recommended? currently i use interactive/cfq (no gaming, only phone, sms, camera and messenger).

    kind regards from germany

  • Stefan Ramos says:

    Still having issues in display, tearing and flickering, last usable version for me is 20140225.

    • mamiho says:

      I’m up-to-date all the time, and I too still have the same problem. It is for about 4-5 last releases I think…

  • Nice ROM, all good. Thanks to all the team. Donation on its way… 🙂 Did you consider my offer of $50 for getting NFC working on S3 Mini GT-I8190N ?

  • Alexander says:

    Battery Life??? How much more or less?

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