CyanogenMod 11 M8 is now out, with Android 4.4.4 KitKat

Cyanogenmod 11

Cyanogenmod 11 M8 is presently available for download on selected Android devices. Shockingly, the Sony Xperia Z2 (sirius), Xiaomi Mi2 (aries), Oppo Find 7a/s (find7) and Oneplus One (bacon) are graced by the popular Cyanogenmod third party ROM.

A outstanding real bits of news with respect to the update is that its built on Android 4.4.4 Kitkat. In addition to its improvements to the core of the OS, it brings a ‘Heads Up’ notification mode (available through Settings > Notifications).

Here’s the full of majour feature addons and improvement that the Cyanogenmod 11 M8 manufacture brings.

  • Fix VPN issues related to 4.4.3 merge
  • ‘Heads Up’ notification mode (Settings > Notifications)
  • Settings: ‘Interface’ replaced by ‘Status Bar’, ‘Notification Drawer’, and ‘Gestures’
  • Settings: Moved ‘Expanded Desktop’ to ‘Display’
  • Settings: Moved all lock screen related items to ‘Lock Screen’ and removed duplicates from ‘Security’
  • Settings: Moved ‘Navigation Bar’ layout control to ‘Buttons’
  • Trebuchet: Custom Homescreen grid size
  • Trebuchet: Add Protected Apps feature
  • Trebuchet: Add Search Panel (Google Now) option
  • WhisperPush: No longer ignores ‘Blacklist’
  • Futex: Protect against Towelroot
  • Various small bugfixes, global and device-specific

The CyanogenMod 11 M8 ROM is stable for the following devices.

Samsung Galaxy S​
Samsung Galaxy S (B)​
Samsung Galaxy Express (AT&T)​
Samsung Epic 4G​
Samsung Galaxy S III (US)​
​Samsung Captivate​​OnePlus One​
Samsung Galaxy S Relay 4G
Google Nexus 7 2013 (Wi-Fi)​
Google Nexus 7 2013 (4G)​
Google Nexus S​
Oppo Find 7A​
Oppo Find 5​
Sony Xperia Z1 Compact​
HTC One XL​
HTC Droid DNA​
HTC One X​
LG Optimus G Pro (All e98x GSM)​
LG Optimus G (Intl)​
LG Optimus G (Canada)​
LG Optimus G (AT&T)​
LG G2 (Intl)​
LG G2 (T-Mobile)​
Barnes & Noble Nook Color​
​Barnes & Noble Nook Tablet​
Acer Iconia Tab A700​

The HTC One (M8), as long as some other popular smartphones, is currently having its CM11 M8 under the Nightly category. If you didn’t find your phone on above list, navigate to head over category and find it there.

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