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Root What can you do with a Rooted Droid X right now?

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by sypowerof9, Jul 26, 2010.

  1. sypowerof9

    sypowerof9 New Member
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    What can you do with a rooted Droid X right now?
     

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  2. sic0048

    sic0048 Well-Known Member
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    - Add other live wallpaper that didn't come stock
    - Use root only programs available in the Android store (including wireless tethering, SetCPU, and others)
    - Side load programs not available in the Android store
    - Remove stock applications that you have no need for (potentially helps save RAM and CPU power)

    I know you can do at least those things right now.
     
  3. Dmordarski

    Dmordarski Well-Known Member
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    Remove/freeze factory apps - Titanium Backups
    Underclock to save battery power - setcpu
    Clean the cache files - cache cleaner
    Free WiFi tether
     
  4. serpa4

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    Remove bloatware and wifi tether!
    I'd like RockPlayer to use HDMI out vs. stock app, but don't know how to do that.
     
  5. mlee19841

    mlee19841 Well-Known Member
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    are there any roms out yet for the droid x
     
  6. SacNutz

    SacNutz Well-Known Member
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    No. Honestly... spend 2 minutes looking around and you can find this out.
     
  7. Mojorisen

    Mojorisen Well-Known Member
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    Easy now, some people don't know how to research things themselves ;)
     
  8. PerCompLLC

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    If you feel like living life on the edge and you know what you are doing (potentially risky without recovery), you can modify framework files, change colors, fonts, etc... :D
     
  9. vonfeldt7

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    I think wireless tether and perhaps underclocking the CPU when not needed would be the best reasons to root..

    I really hope we can find a way to run custom ROMS.. all I really want is vanilla Android.

    *Opinion*
    Dear Moto: If you're reading this (you clearly aren't), please just give us vanilla Android... the majority of us would prefer it over your MotoBlur crap. It saves you time/money, and makes most end-users happier.

    Note: I know it's not "technically" running MotoBlur... but it might as well be. Same, ugly, unintuitive interface.
     

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