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Root Ohhhhhhh just had a greaat idea for SetCPU.

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Hand76, Sep 2, 2010.

  1. Hand76

    Hand76 Guest
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    Not sure if this has been mentioned before but one thing that would make SetCPU even better would be presets for specific apps.

    I mostly like to run SetCPU (with Kings kernals) at stock speeds for better battery life.

    But it would be great if we could set SetCPU to automatically o/c when starting up certain apps such as Quadrant, Linpack, even PSX4Droid or other emulators where you want a little bit of extra juice, and after exiting those apps have the cpu returns to stock speeds.
     

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  2. crazyg0od33

    crazyg0od33 Well-Known Member
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    tasker may be able to do this, but I'm not sure
     
  3. Therev29

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    Can any one confirm if tasker can change the clock speed in setcpu depending on a certain conditions, like running an app?

    i would also like this, for the same reasons too :)
     
  4. Asterdroid

    Asterdroid Well-Known Member
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    I believe the developer of SetCPU needs to apply tasker specific code to SetCPU in order for tasker to be able to control its settings.
     
  5. JoeProcopio

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    how about instead of sliders, you can type in your percentages, I can't stand trying to get just the right number.....slider for the slots is imperative and shouldn't change, but the percentage sliders have got to go....

    IMHO, lol.
     
  6. mrjinglesusa

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    ^^^^^^^^This.

    It's IMPOSSIBLE to get a specific number you might one using those sliders.
     
  7. ArmlessRifleman

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    +1
     
  8. Weazol

    Weazol Well-Known Member
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    +1 for everything in this thread
     
  9. rockstar323

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    You can use the optical track pad to move the sliders to get to the exact number. Just scroll down with it to the one you want and go left or right.
     
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  10. Weazol

    Weazol Well-Known Member
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    that lil thing gets more usefull each day
     
  11. Jakaro

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    I think they should have some set profiles, i have no idea what to set things to.
     
  12. Hand76

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    That's what she said.
     
  13. JoeProcopio

    JoeProcopio Well-Known Member
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    never thought of that, good call...coming from the Droid 1, I never had a trackpad....hmmmm, wonder if the D pad does the same thing...

    but regardless, I just set it on conservative now, and leave it at that...batt has been good with Kings #3 kernel...
     
  14. JoeProcopio

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    guess what....it works with the Droid with the Dpad too....you guys are smuckin fart!
     

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