dream2lte - Samsung Galaxy S8+
The Samsung Galaxy S8+ (shortened to S8+) are Android smartphones produced by Samsung Electronics as part of the Samsung Galaxy S series. The S8+ was unveiled on 29 March 2017 and directly succeeds the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge.
Halium 7.1 is WIP. Ported by Ivan Semkin.
|Distribution||Device Specific Files||Device Common Files||Kernel||What works||What doesn't work|
|dream2lte on XDA||universal8895/android_device_samsung_dream2lte||universal8895/android_device_samsung_universal8895-common||universal8895/android_kernel_samsung_universal8895 based on v4.4.79||see device page||see device page|
|dream2lte on Halium projectmanagement||universal8895/android_device_samsung_dream2lte||vanyasem/android_device_samsung_universal8895-common||vanyasem/android_kernel_samsung_universal8895 based on v4.4.79||see device page||see device page|
Kernel & Hardware
Cyanogemod based kernels (LOS & UBP)
Both Halium and LOS share a common base which is Cyanogenmod. However, the Halium kernel was patched with Halium-specific edits.
Unlocking the bootloader will permanently set your device's KNOX to 0x1, which will disable Knox-related functionality even if you re-lock your device later.
The device doesn't have fastboot, you need to flash it using Heimdall.
To unlock the bootloader enable
OEM Unlock setting in Developer Options of your ROM.
In order to launch download mode, with the device powered off, hold
Volume Down +
In order to launch recovery, with the device powered off, hold
Volume Up +