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How do you use a wiimote to play roms on the evo?

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by rudy2694, Aug 18, 2010.

  1. rudy2694

    rudy2694 Lurker
    Thread Starter

    I've seen youtube videos showing this off but i don't know how to get it to work. Do i have to root my evo?
     


  2. No you dont need to root. You just need to download the app Wiimote Controller. Of course, you need an emulator and roms to play, and make sure in the settings for the emulator you enable the wiimote.
     
  3. BlackDave

    BlackDave Newbie

    I thought it didn't work with phones running the Sense UI.

    Something about the bluetooth stacks not updated or something?
     
  4. rudy2694

    rudy2694 Lurker
    Thread Starter

    Yeah I heard something about this on another thread but I've seen people do this on their evo so their must be a way.
     
  5. Biggest Fro

    Biggest Fro Well-Known Member

    You DO need Root, as you need to run a different ROM to be able to connect the Wiimote.

    It connects via Bluetooth, which HTC set up the 'stack' differently in SenseUI.

    The only way to use Wiimote with an Evo is to run Cyangenonmod6, he wrote his own Bluetooth 'stack' which works with the Wiimote.

    You also have to have the free app from the market.

    I just got done using my Wiimote+Classic Controller to play some Medal of Honor: Underground on my Evo. Pretty sick
     
  6. rudy2694

    rudy2694 Lurker
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    Ok thanks. I'm afraid of rooting though since I don't want to void my warranty with sprint but I also have insurance with best buy but I don't know if rooting would void my Insurance with them.
     
  7. Thefoodman52

    Thefoodman52 Android Expert

  8. powertap95

    powertap95 Lurker

    Hello there. Are you running Cyangenonmod6? I am currently running miui 1.1.28 as suggested by a youtube video for using the wiimote but it doesnt work for me..
     

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The HTC EVO 4G release date was June 2010. Features and Specs include a 4.3" inch screen, 8MP camera, 512GB RAM, Snapdragon S1 processor, and 1500mAh battery.

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