Best Custom ROMs for Samsung Galaxy S8 & Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

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Written by Jordon Mike

The Samsung Galaxy S8 & Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus are the two most attractive and enchanting smartphones of 2018. The highly potent combination of Samsung’s Infinity Display and state-of-the-art hardware configuration has made these smartphones  a pure beast and are selling like hotcakes all over the world. However, the User Interface experience of the Samsung smartphones remain more or less the same. Hence, if you are looking to put on a new skin on the operating system of your Samsung Galaxy, you need to look towards custom ROMs. There are a lot many custom ROMs available for the Galaxy S8 Series and each one is equally good in terms of aesthetics.

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In this post we are going to list out some of the best custom ROMs available for Samsung Galaxy S8 & Galaxy S8 Plus. Along with being the best, the ROMs listed in this post are stable too. Make sure that you match your phone model along with the one which is listed below with each custom ROM. Also, you need to have TWRP Custom Recovery installed on your Galaxy S8/S8+ for installing a custom ROM. If you don’t have TWRP Recovery installed check it here how to install the same.  Please make sure that you follow the installation steps properly as any small error on your part could result in bricking up of your device and we are not responsible for the same.

But before that, here is the quick guide to flash Custom Rom on your Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+:

How To Install Custom ROM on Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+

Best Custom ROMs for Samsung Galaxy S8 & Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus 

Lineage OS 14.1

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As you must have expected Lineage OS 14.1 deserves to be on this list.  With the most powerful custom ROM CyanogenMod OS being its ancestor, it can be easily understood that the Open Source Project, Lineage OS is high on features and strength. Talking about the features of Lineage OS it includes Audio Optimizer, Custom Button Placements, Dark & Light Themes, Live Display and much more. Lineage OS is high on stability too. Please note that the Lineage OS 14.1 Custom ROM provided here is the Alpha version and is based on Android 7.1.2 Nougat.

Supported Devices: Samsung G950F/FD & Galaxy S8 Plus G955F/FD

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Bat Man ROM

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Fan of Batman and the DC Universe? If Yes then you must go with this Custom ROM. Considering the looks and aesthetics of this custom ROM it is more or less the same like stock ROM. However, the important part is the unique customization offered by this ROM which is truly unparalleled. Among all the cool features the special ones are Adblocker enable/disable, LED Notification Settings & even the availability of Magisk Version 13.5. This ROM is based on Android Nougat 7.0.

Supported Device: SM – G95XF/FD/N

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Nemesis

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Nemesis can be proudly said as the first ever custom ROM developed for the Samsung Galaxy S8. Since then it has come a long way in terms of features, customization and most importantly, stability. The most important feature of this ROM, which makes it highly secure, is its power to remove all sorts of hidden Bloatware. Other cool features are call recording, AppLock and much more.

Supported Device: SM – G955

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Project Alice

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No! We are not going to take you the Umbrella Corp of Resident Evil. This is the name of a custom ROM which is light weight and is quite cool for those who don’t have much space. The ROM is free of any kind of bloatware and is also deodexed. The ROM supports multiple languages and uses minimum of your resources. Moreover, it supports the latest firmware G955FXXU1AQCD and is based on Android Nougat 7.1.1.

Supported Devices: SM – G955

Galaxy S8/ S8 Plus – Download

Ambasadii ROM

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This ROM is a combination of minimalism and aesthetics. It gives your device a cool look and supports a minimum number of applications in an attempt to reduce the load on the processor and increase the performance of your device. The ROM supports Dolby Atmos also and is based on Android Nougat 7.1.1.

Supported Devices: SM – G950F & SM – G955F

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Galaxy Note 8 Ported ROM

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If you are a fan of Samsung UI then this custom ROM is made for you. As clear from the name it is a complete Note 8 firmware based on Android Nougat 7.1.1 and can be comfortably and conveniently used in Galaxy S8 as well as Galaxy S8 Plus.

Supported Devices: SM – G950F & SM – G955F

Galaxy S8/S8 Plus – Download

Pixel 2 XL Hybrid ROM

Based on Pixel 2 XL user interface and Android Nougat 7.1.1 the Pixel 2 XL Hybrid ROM is a must go if you are a fan of Pixel series of devices. Basically all your Samsung apps will go away and this ROM will add Oreo apps that come with Pixel.  It is a cool ROM if you want to get rid of the Samsung applications from your device.

Supported Devices: Galaxy S8/S8+ Exynos Variant

Galaxy S8/S8+ – Download

The Legendary Omega ROM for Galaxy S8+

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Huge on customization and modifications, the Omega ROM is built for those who like a lot of mods. Coming with Omega kernel; the ROM gives no battery issues as it is made battery friendly by the developers. Based on Android Nougat 7.1.1 the ROM has cool features like camera enabled during a call and playing music while recording a video and what not.

Supported Devices: G950F – G955F

Galaxy S8/S8+ – Download

Light ROM

Capturing the look and feel of Galaxy Note 8 & S9 ROM, the Light ROM is completely debloated and is Aroma supported. Moreover, if you don’t require an app you can easily remove it. Thus, this ROM provides your device with high-speed and ultimate performance. Magisk Root and Super SU Root are available and you can use camera even at 1% battery with this custom ROM. It is based on Android 7.0.

Support Devices: SM-G950F/FD/N and SM-G955F/FD/N

Galaxy S8/S8+ – Download 

Minotaurus ROM

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This ROM has an inbuilt Aroma Manager which lets you select between Super SU or Magisk and also comes with a Dual Speaker mod. Moreover, this ROM is based on Android Oreo 8.0 and contains boot-animation feature, private mode working, notification panel GIFs and much more.

Supported Devices: G950/955 F/FD/N

Galaxy S8/S8+ – Download

Also check: Best Custom ROMs for Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 [Complete Guide].

Download Best Custom ROMs available for Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+

These were some of the best and highly stable custom ROMs available for Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+. Choose the one you wish to download and enjoy. For any clarifications and questions please use the comments section below.

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