BAMF Paradigm v1.2 for Galaxy Nexus

What to Expect:

  • Android 4.0.3 internals
  • Quick, lag-free performance
  • Rock-solid stability
  • Completely original features
  • Bug-free android experience
  • Outstanding developer support

What you won't find:

  • Useless tweaks, mods, and bloat
  • Over the top themeing
  • Other people's work
  • A coffee maker


Under the Hood:

  • AOSP 4.0.3 base
  • Updated to latest AOSP bug fixes
  • 4.0.4 Proprietary blobs
  • Kernel Overclocked to 1.35ghz with stock voltages
  • Tweaked deadline I/O scheduler
  • Custom busybox built for Team BAMF
  • Superuser and su binary built from source and updateable from Market (thanks ChainsDD)
  • Signed with private developer keys for increased security


  • All stock sound files
  • Sped up notification LED
  • Spare Parts enabled and added to build
  • Additional live wallpapers not included in AOSP
  • Enabled extra browser settings
  • Modified camera to have all 4.0.3 bugfixes without continual auto-focus
  • Increased rotation and animation speed and opened up 360 degree rotation
  • Accurate battery
  • Custom clock widget from ICS pre-release
  • Added long press of Recent apps to activate menu key
  • Configurable Search soft key with option to enable/disable
  • Separate ringer and notification volumes
  • T9 dialer courtesy of CyanogenMod with optional settings in dialer
  • Custom launcher with search bar removed, 4x5 grid layout, and custom app drawer button
  • End Call button in ongoing call notification

BAMF Add-ons:

  • Custom boot animation with audio (thanks to gadget! for the logo)
  • BAMF LTE Widget
  • BAMF Torch Widget
  • Configurable Lockscreen with three hotseats, selectable left target, and pull down for Torch
  • Completely configurable QuickSettings replacing normal settings in Status Bar
  • Custom unknown caller images (thanks gadget!)
  • BAMF Settings (huge thanks to Stericson for the RootTools SDK which we incorporated for root functionality)

BAMF Settings Features:

  • Performance Settings (Based on CyanogenMod CPU Settings)
    • CPU Speeds
    • Governor
    • I/O Scheduler
    • Voltages (where supported)
  • System Settings
    • Ad Blocking
    • Remounting of System Partition
    • Enable/Disable End Call in notification pull-down
    • Granular Autobrightness adjustment
    • Full management of system apps (disable/enable/uninstall)
  • Visual Settings
    • Lockscreen setup
    • Fully configurable boot animation (enable/disable, enable/disable sound, adjust audio volume)
    • Launcher Tweaks
      • Show or hide the dock divider
      • Set number of home screens (3,5, or 7)
    • Status Bar Tweaks
      • Show or Hide Clock
      • Show or Hide Alarm notification
      • Show or hide debugging indicator
      • Select and arrange Quick Settings (17 currently available)
    • Navbar Tweaks
      • Show or hide the Search soft key
      • Customize long-press functionality of Search Key
      • Set Soft Key color
      • Set Soft Key glow color

Thank Yous:

  • Thanks again to Gadget! for the graphics
  • CyanogenMod for paving the way
  • ChainsDD for his work with superuser
  • Stericson for giving us lazy developers RootTools
  • All of our Beta Testers (even though you made us crazy )
  • Most importantly, our users, who waited patiently while we beat our heads against the wall working on this!


  • Updated ROM and Kernel to 4.0.4
  • Normal, Centered, Hidden Clock options
  • Battery Skin System (Sample skins are in the 2nd post at and a tutorial for making your own is available in the "Themes" section)
  • Full Battery text customization
  • Persistent search bar option for launcher
  • Huge changes under the hood in preparation for future mods

  • First release of Maguro version
  • Changing softkey background alpha to 0 disables all animations
  • Customizable carrier banner
  • Soft key reflections toggle
  • Fixed hotspot quick setting (which should stop random reboots for some)
  • Fixed launching direct contacts from the lock screen
  • Please note: Volumes do not appear split under settings temporarily. They are still split for quick settings