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Root Milestone Overclock clarification

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by LifeInAnalog, Sep 6, 2010.

  1. LifeInAnalog

    LifeInAnalog Well-Known Member
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    ...hey all. As always, apologies if this is a repeated question.

    I just wanted some clarification on the Milestone Overclock app, which I have set at 800 MHz...does this mean that the phone ALWAYS runs at this speed, even when in a low activity state with screen off or charging? Or does the phone power down at the proper times?

    I know about the profiles on SetCPU, but didn't want to get that running as well. Sorry, I'm anal like that.:eek:
     

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  2. Szadzik

    Szadzik Well-Known Member
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    The same as most mobile OSes, Android is able to down-clock the CPU as needed, so overclocked or not, there is nothing to worry about.

    Some people say SetCPU profiles add a bit of battery life, but since it still will not hold charge for two full days I would not bother, since I have to charge it every night.
     
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