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Root Rooted Stock Evo with 3.21, now my wifi signal strength is horrible

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Punchatron, Sep 16, 2010.

  1. Punchatron

    Punchatron New Member
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    Long time lurker and fan of the forums. I recently rooted my stock 2.2 Evo with 3.21 and it's awesome. Except I noticed I now have a very weak wifi signal. I would say it is a 50 to 75% drop.

    Places my iPad has full signal my Evo can barely keep a connection. Any suggestions are greatly appreciated as I'm out of ideas.
     

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    I thought there was an update that had a fix for the WiFi reception? Perhaps your ROM is older than that update? I know there is a version of 3.26 floating around... and the 3.28 that i'm running is pretty nice also.
     
  3. Punchatron

    Punchatron New Member
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    Thanks for the reply. I did all the OTA updates prior to 2.2 which fixed the Wifi issue. Now it's back :(
     
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    After rooting and flashing 3.21 did you update the radio's and WiMAX?
     
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    Punchatron New Member
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    Thanks for the replies. I wasn't aware I would need to flash the radios as I was up to date with Froyo before I ran unrevoked 3.21 but I'll look into it.
     
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    I used unrevoked3.2 also. Had OTA 2.2 on there prior to rooting. Do I need to update the radio ? I have no 4g so don't think I'd need the wimax one.
     
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