radio update

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by jimeller, Sep 8, 2009.

  1. jimeller

    jimeller Well-Known Member
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    I keep reading comments about people updating this to different versions or something. My question is, what is it? And is it included in modacos release??
     

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  2. ripkord

    ripkord Well-Known Member
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    No its not included.

    Its either firmware or software to update the broadcast chipset from what I can see. I updated to the latest version (stickied on modaco) the same way I flashed the rom (renaming the zip file to update.zip and installing at boot).

    So far I have noticed battery life has been better and signal strength has improved.
     
  3. jimeller

    jimeller Well-Known Member
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    I have just installed the latest radio update, and I agree that the signal appears to be better. I'm on a constant 4 bars whereas I was on 2-3 before. I haven't left this room since doing it, so I will be able to give a better assessment tomorrow. SO far so good though.
     
  4. G8D

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    Is there a guide on this site or any other for everything? Rooting, Custom ROM and radio? Total noob here, for now...
     
  5. jimeller

    jimeller Well-Known Member
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    Search for the noob and custom ROM thread probably on page 2 of this forum. Read it and all the replies. It helped me no end.
     
  6. G8D

    G8D Well-Known Member
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    So you would say it is worth it?
     
  7. wuthton

    wuthton Well-Known Member
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    Yes, absolutely!
     
  8. jimeller

    jimeller Well-Known Member
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    Definitely. I'm total noob too and I found it easy. Just do exactly what it says on the tin.
     
  9. YOOivansterr

    YOOivansterr New Member
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    wait , does every android user get these ? or is this for rooted users only or something like that ?
     
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