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Root So I Rooted with BB 1.1

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by -=Jeff=-, Feb 25, 2010.

  1. -=Jeff=-

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    Now, I am keeping the OEM Speed for now. do I still need to install SetCPU for it?

    Then How do I determine a profile for it?
     

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    Nevermind, found a thread that said I needed an OC Kernel to use SetCPU.. I am thinking of installing the 600MHz one.. I do like the improvements of this ROM

    It did give me a blank screen once and I had to pull the battery..

    I will watch it and see how well it works
     
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    Well I went with t3hSteve's 600MHz Kernel. I did have a FC with the Gallery So now, if I installed DroidMod Kernel (for example) which is a 1.2Ghz, can I set it in such a way to never go over 800MHz if I chose?

    I think I will keep the settings the way they are for now, see if I like it and go from here, I do like the Pinch zoom features I now have, maybe when the OTA hits I will just go back to stock and all the OTA update after I fond out what feature it has/ does not have..

    Also depends how stable this mod I did is as well
     
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    SetCPU will allow you to limit the actual speed your kernel takes your CPU to.
     
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    Sort of like a governor on a car.. the car might be able to do 100mph but if the governor is set to 70 then that is all you get
     
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    Good analogy - but it is much more powerful than just that, it also allows for profiles, like based upon temps, battery charge left, charging, and when sleeping (the phone, not you lol)....
     
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    Right you set variable that determine if it will hit that max, but if all setting are for say 800MHz, it will not run at 1GHz at all
     
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    Correct.
     
  9. -=Jeff=-

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    Good, At least I was understanding it correctly
     

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