1. Check out our app, Forums for Android! Download and leave feedback here!

Previous Pre users?

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by JMiller613, Feb 9, 2010.

  1. JMiller613

    JMiller613 Member
    Thread Starter
    15

    Feb 8, 2010
    13
    0
    15
    I'm hoping someone on here was previously a Palm Pre user. I just got my Hero today and love it. I had a Pre before which I did all the "homebrew" stuff too which was basically like rooting. I had no problem doing that stuff to the Pre. It was actually quite easy but I read about rooting the Hero and it seems a lot more difficult and risky. So I'm hoping a previous Pre user will be able to chime in and give their opinion between the two. Regardless I'm not going back to the Pre.

    Thanks guys/gals
     

    Advertisement

  2. jersey221

    jersey221 Well-Known Member
    38

    Dec 18, 2009
    387
    16
    38
    Washington
    homebrew isnt quite rooting you dont really have to do anything besides use web os quick install or preware....

    rooting is as risky as rooting the pre i wouldnt stress to much over doing it though just make sure you follow the directions.
     
  3. awrnsmn

    awrnsmn Well-Known Member
    16

    Nov 3, 2009
    54
    5
    16
    I came from a pre also. Ya, it's very easy to root the hero, just read everything before you start to make sure you understand what you are doing. It's worth it for the speed improvements and the ability to get rid of the bloatware.
     
  4. boomhower

    boomhower Well-Known Member
    15

    Dec 23, 2009
    69
    0
    15
    North Carolina
    Another Pre user here as well. The Pre kitchen(yes for android, the name could have been better) is just as easy to use as WebOS quickinstall, it just isn't as polished yet. Do your research and you'll be fine.
     
  5. JMiller613

    JMiller613 Member
    Thread Starter
    15

    Feb 8, 2010
    13
    0
    15
    Thanks for the responses.
     
  6. aplusmiami

    aplusmiami Member
    15

    Oct 15, 2009
    17
    0
    15
    Former and current PRE user... Hero #1 Pre #2
     
  7. lv2bll

    lv2bll Well-Known Member
    16

    Dec 9, 2009
    79
    2
    16
    Fresh Kitchen = 2 click rooting!
     
Tags:

Share This Page

Loading...