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[Verizon] New Radio leak(CDMA/LTE Nexus)

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Premium1, Dec 20, 2011.

  1. Premium1

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  2. Stigy

    Stigy Some say...

    Thanks for the heads up -- flashing now.

    Will report back.
     
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  3. Premium1

    Thread Starter

    for anyone not rooted how do you get into fastboot? And is there a certain order these need to be flashed?
     
  4. CheeseJam

    CheeseJam Well-Known Member

    Can someone post a quick tutorial on how to flash a radio via Fastboot. I do not have CWM, but am rooted. Thanks.
     
  5. drdoom

    drdoom Android Expert

    Anyone have promising results from flashing this?
     
  6. Premium1

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  7. William T Riker

    William T Riker Android Enthusiast

    Just flashed it. 3G seemed to pick up quicker down here in the basement and seems to be holding a bar above what it was before could just be placebo effect :)

    ** dbm seems to be better as well was average about 90-95 now its hanging at 83dbm 4asu
     
  8. jkc120

    jkc120 Android Expert

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  9. Premium1

    Thread Starter

    it seems like a pretty good start if anything. Hopefully it will be rolling out soon for those with issues and help increase the signal strength for everyone, not to mention this should help with battery life also.
     
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  10. Deleted User

    Deleted User Guest

    Wow. dBm is up by 10-15, and my 4g speeds are 50% improved.

    Seriously. Testing before and after and I haven't budged an inch.
     
  11. mobgob

    mobgob Member

    How can I go about flashing a radio? Anyone have a guide?
     
  12. William T Riker

    William T Riker Android Enthusiast

    put the zip in the root of sdcard, boot into cwm recovery and install zip from sdcard
     
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  13. trophynuts

    trophynuts Extreme Android User

    guys i'm going to move this to the all things root section. Great find OP.
     
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  14. CharlzO

    CharlzO Android Expert

    According to the first link, you would need to be rooted to go through the process. Hopefully they roll it out soon though :)
     
  15. crackers8199

    crackers8199 Android Enthusiast

    Can someone post them here for those of us who don't feel like joining my Droid world?
     
  16. William T Riker

    William T Riker Android Enthusiast

    Try the link here ..definitely worth the flash imo so far
     
  17. mwsmith

    mwsmith Newbie

    Im assuming that I can flash the CWM recovery image in my adb folder, install the zip, then reboot. Or do I need to permanently flash CWM?
     
  18. crackers8199

    crackers8199 Android Enthusiast

    Thanks. Is there a way to backup the current radio? I'm coming from the Inc so flashing radios seems to be different from what I'm used to ( didn't flash them from CWM )...
     
  19. davey11

    davey11 Member

    Got one more bar on sig strength and about 5 mbps more on speedtest.

    It is definitely not worse than the previous radio. Thats all that matters to me lol
     
  20. It would be nice if op posted dl here so we dont have to join another forum... its a PIA doing so on a cellphone
     
  21. Yeahha

    Yeahha Usually off topic

    You should be able to softboot CWM and flash the radios that way yes, just like if you rooted by softbooting CWM so you keep the original recovery.

    I don't think so but the stock radios can be download I don't have a link currently but could find one for you if you need me to.
     
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  22. William T Riker

    William T Riker Android Enthusiast

    This is sitting in my basement right now, ping not so good but best I've seen so far on the old radio was 1.9..

    [​IMG]
     
  23. mobgob

    mobgob Member

    Just flashed. Seems to be about the same to me. Maybe a slight improvement but I wasn't experiencing signal issues to begin with.
     
  24. mwsmith

    mwsmith Newbie

    Went from -111 to -93 on 4g.
     
  25. Airmaxx23

    Airmaxx23 Android Expert

    Wow, this completely killed my connection (3G), I'm down to .35 - .60 Mbps. I was at around 1.7 - 1.8 Mbps just minutes before, which is my normal speed. Will flashing Fabs Rom get me back to the old radio? If not how do I get it back?
     

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