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Old October 3rd, 2012, 04:14 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by dragonslayer95 View Post
If you root, you'll hear from many "never ever receive an OTA" main reason it'll break your root and you'll need to root all over again

9 times out of 10 a week after a major OTA for instance firmware or os upgrade there will he a dev that's created or modified a Rom solely for that OTA so root users won't have to unroot to take the update.

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Close. For the last few updates for the Razr, the update broken root but there are easy ways to "save" root and restore root afterwards.

Oh, and I've been running rooted phones since android 1.5, generally with the stock OS. By installing the updates myself, I have generally gotten upgrades weeks before I would have received them OTA.
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