Great Base

Codename Lungo is based on CyanogenMod an open source aftermarket firmware for smartphones and tablets based on AOSP.

Lightweight & Fast

Codename Lungo has no bloatware and is stripped to the bare bones. For a smoother & faster user experience.

Longer Battery Life

Do you find yourself stopping at coffee shops just to charge your phone? Not with Codename Lungo! Because it's optimized for maximum battery life.

Custom Launcher

Codename Lungo uses Apex Launcher; a Powerful, lightweight, fast and highly customizable home replacement for Android™ 4.0+.

Add-ons

Codename Lungo is minimalistic but in the Add-on section you can find all the (stock) apps to extend the ROM according to your needs.

Community Driven

Codename Lungo is a community driven ROM! What this means is we are active on a nomber of social networks

About All you need to know!

Codename Lungo, is a customized, aftermarket firmware distribution for several Android devices. Based on CyanogenMod , Codename Lungo is designed to increase battery life and size over Android-based ROMs released by vendors and carriers such as Google, Samsung, HTC, etc. Codename Lungo also offers a variety of features & enhancements that are found in CyanogenMod.

While this build is heavily optimized, it is also capable of pushing your phone much harder. Codename Lungo holds no responsibility to any damage caused to your phone, loss of earnings as a result of damaging your phone or anything else that is connected to the development of this rom.

For a list of devices officially supported by Codename Lungo , check out the official downloads section. Codename Lungo offers the most barebone Android experience coupled with some tweaks.

Right now, Codename Lungo consists of two parallel and active major versions based on: CyanogenMod 10.2 and CM11 These releases keep coming at an interval of a week or two and if you do end up trying one of these, do not be alarmed if your device goes cuckoo on you. These ROMs are sometimes untested, and ar not meant for use for an average user.

The Team Say Hello!

Tim
CEO & Lead Developer
Google Nexus, HTC, Oppo, Sony Developer and also keeps the Website, Blog and Community Pages running.


Rinze
Samsung Developer
keeps busy with all Samsung devices

Screenshots Have a look!

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Downloads Gimmy, Gimmy

maguro

Google Galaxy Nexus (GSM)
maguro

mako

Google Nexus 4
mako

hammerhead

Google Nexus 5
hammerhead

grouper

Google Nexus 7 (Wi-Fi, 2012 version)
grouper

tilapia

Google Nexus 7 (GSM, 2012 version)
tilapia

flo

Google Nexus 7 (Wi-Fi, 2013 version)
flo

deb

Google Nexus 7 (4G, 2013 version)
deb

manta

Google Nexus 10
manta

M7

HTC One (GSM)
m7

M4

HTC One Mini
m4

ville

HTC One S
ville

endeavoru

HTC One X
endeavoru

pyramid

HTC Sensation
pyramid

falcon

Motorola Moto G
falcon

find5

Oppo Find 5
find5

n1

Oppo N1
n1

t0lte

Samsung Galaxy Note 2 LTE
t0lte

hlte

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 LTE
hlte

I9100

Samsung Galaxy SII
i9100

I9100

Samsung Galaxy S II G
i9100g

I9100

Samsung Galaxy S III
i9300

I9305

Samsung Galaxy S III LTE
i9305

d2lte

Samsung Galaxy S III (Carrier Versions)
d2lte

i9500

Samsung Galaxy S4 (International)
i9500

jflte

Samsung Galaxy S4 (US Versions)
jflte

jfltexx

Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini (International LTE)
serranoltexx

p3110

Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 (GSM)
p3100

p3110

Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 (Wi-Fi)
p3110

mint

Sony Xperia T
mint

pollux

Sony Xperia Tablet Z LTE
pollux

pollux

Sony Xperia Tablet Z WiFi
pollux_windy

yuga

Sony Xperia Z
yuga

odin

Sony Xperia ZL
odin

togari

Sony Xperia Z Ultra
togari

  1. Make sure you have the latest CWM for your device
  2. Download build for your device, place on SD card
  3. Reboot into recovery
  4. do a Wipe/factory reset.
  5. go to the Mounts and Storage menu and do a format /system
  6. Choose install ZIP from sdcard > Choose ZIP from external sdcard
  7. Search the downloaded build and select it
  8. Select YES!
  9. If you are S-ON flash boot.img via adb fastboot with 'fastboot flash boot boot.img'
  10. Reboot
  11. DO NOT CONNECT WIFI YET!
  12. Flash Google Apps
  13. Reboot
  14. NOW IT'S SAFE TO CONNECT WIFI
  15. Not Required: Flash Add-on Package
  16. Reboot

Codename Lungo's goal is to make a stable ROM unfortunately it can happen that installation fails or something stops working in this can you case post you problem in the Device Forums on XDA, Rootzwiki or Droiddevs. You can also use the community on Facebook and Google+ be sure to mention you device if you use the community

Initially, the ”Developer options” and “Performance” menus are hidden in CyanogenMod 10.1+

  1. Go to Settings -> About phone
  2. Scroll to the bottom of the screen
  3. Press the “Build number” section 7 times.
  4. You will see the message "You are now Developer".
  5. the two menu items will become visible!
  1. Go to Settings -> Interface
  2. Press on Notification drawer.
  3. Press on Shw in drawer.

It can happen you will get an assert failed error in CWM. You can fit it by following these steps

  1. Download the ROM
  2. Open the zip with 7-zip
  3. Go to META-INF/com/google/android/
  4. Drag the updater-sript outside the zip
  5. Open updater-script in a text editor.
  6. Delete the fist line beginning with 'assert'
  7. Save the file
  8. Drag the updater-script back into the zip and say 'yes'
  9. Flash the zip on your device
  1. Go to Settings > Performance
  2. Set CPU Govenor to ONDEMAND or BADASS
  3. set MIN CPU freq to 384MHz
  4. set MAX CPU freq. to 1188, 1242 MHz or lower
  5. set I/O Scheduler to NOOP or DEADLINE for more info check here
  6. set all settings to "set on boot".
  1. Go to Settings > Display
  2. Uncheck Screen-off animation

Codename Lungo does not come with Google Backup instead you can make a NANdroid.
NANDroid backups can be created and restored using ClockworkMod and other replacement recoveries, and some Android apps, e.g.

Community Contribute & Connect

Contribute

Missing Something?
Missing something like Documentaion, Devices or add-ons for Codename Lungo? Send a E-Mail to hello [at] codenamelungo.net

Found a Bug?
Your feedback goes a long way towards making Codename Lungo even better. Submit your bugs with a Logcat on the device forums or on the Community Pages

Make a Donation
Codename Lungo is free and powered by TimV_ a developer that devotes lots of time and energy to it. Why not buy him a cup of coffee?

Connect

Codename Lungo is active on a number of Social Networks.

Information

ROM Statistics
Codename Lungo has an opt-in feature to enable it to gain statistics on users as well as devices used.

Blog
The blog contains the latest news and releases as well as other related news.

Testimonials
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