1. vipertongn's Avatar
    I'm currently using the GTR ROM because someone in another forum found it to be "best" but after reading and such others say it kills the battery a lot. I also like the UI because it's pretty different and easy to look at. The rom itself is also pretty stable as well. What I look for is something that doesn't lag, bloat the system, and maintains battery life. I was wondering out of all the ROMs, which would suit that sort of need the best. I hear people like gingersnap and mirage. So far I've noticed that when I put my phone on airplane mode, 25% of the battery is drained after 6 hours., which is a great deal to the 1% before I rooted it.
    10-02-2012 11:10 AM
  2. cole2kb's Avatar
    Mirage. Hands down, for your needs, that is the best option.
    10-02-2012 11:19 AM
  3. demoport's Avatar
    I have tried so many ROM's (CM7) and by far the best and most stable has been Mirage's CM7 latest build. Mirage's CM7 combined with Link2SD has been the perfect experience for me.
    10-02-2012 11:37 AM
  4. vipertongn's Avatar
    10-02-2012 12:43 PM
  5. cole2kb's Avatar
    Yes.
    10-02-2012 01:04 PM
  6. ThatGuyLurkin's Avatar
    Download Mirage rom, take the apk called System.apk from system/App on GTR and install it to Mirage. You will then hav the UI. :thumbup:

    Sent from my LG-VM670 using Tapatalk 2
    10-02-2012 01:56 PM
  7. upconvert's Avatar
    Mirage does have great battery life, but I was pretty impressed with gingersnap v2.2. Give them both a try.
    10-02-2012 02:37 PM
  8. Hassan K. Malik's Avatar
    Try flashing your Rom to Omega with Siyah Kernel..... Kickass combo.....

    Sent from my GT-I9300 (Hassan Khalid Malik) using Android Central Forums
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    10-02-2012 03:45 PM
  9. sellers86's Avatar
    Try flashing your Rom to Omega with Siyah Kernel..... Kickass combo.....

    Sent from my GT-I9300 (Hassan Khalid Malik) using Android Central Forums
    I think you have the wrong forums.

    Sent from my One V using Android Central Forums
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    10-02-2012 03:49 PM
  10. vipertongn's Avatar
    Download Mirage rom, take the apk called System.apk from system/App on GTR and install it to Mirage. You will then hav the UI. :thumbup:

    Sent from my LG-VM670 using Tapatalk 2
    There are like 4 links to the mirage tho:
    MiRaGe 09302012 build. MD5sum: 7f762f0edb5d76f63081e4748d54e8b1
    VM670_VZW conversion for MiRaGe. MD5sum: d5bb2ec9c2825b35a1347f697f3af212 (for VM670 on Verizon network)
    LS670 conversion for MiRaGe. MD5sum: 03efb2895bd891fb3b65937161ff12d4 (for LS670 on Sprint network)
    Flashable zip of the latest MiRaGe kernel.

    I'f im with virgin mobile can i just download the first one. I know to flash something you gotta go to boot and wipe everything and then install the zip files of the ROM and then the Gapps, correct?

    which gapps should i get from this link? http://wiki.cyanogenmod.com/index.ph...on/Google_Apps cm7 right?
    10-02-2012 03:59 PM
  11. johnh02's Avatar
    I prefer htx miui

    Sent from my Miui Optimus V
    10-02-2012 05:29 PM
  12. ThatGuyLurkin's Avatar
    There are like 4 links to the mirage tho:
    MiRaGe 09302012 build. MD5sum: 7f762f0edb5d76f63081e4748d54e8b1
    VM670_VZW conversion for MiRaGe. MD5sum: d5bb2ec9c2825b35a1347f697f3af212 (for VM670 on Verizon network)
    LS670 conversion for MiRaGe. MD5sum: 03efb2895bd891fb3b65937161ff12d4 (for LS670 on Sprint network)
    Flashable zip of the latest MiRaGe kernel.

    I'f im with virgin mobile can i just download the first one. I know to flash something you gotta go to boot and wipe everything and then install the zip files of the ROM and then the Gapps, correct?

    which gapps should i get from this link? http://wiki.cyanogenmod.com/index.ph...on/Google_Apps cm7 right?
    You could use my Gapps. Saves space so the market doesn't update from the one from long ago.

    http://db.tt/BhLTdGcm

    Sent from my LG-VM670 using Tapatalk 2
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    10-03-2012 02:24 PM
  13. bkttk2's Avatar
    There are like 4 links to the mirage tho:
    MiRaGe 09302012 build. MD5sum: 7f762f0edb5d76f63081e4748d54e8b1
    VM670_VZW conversion for MiRaGe. MD5sum: d5bb2ec9c2825b35a1347f697f3af212 (for VM670 on Verizon network)
    LS670 conversion for MiRaGe. MD5sum: 03efb2895bd891fb3b65937161ff12d4 (for LS670 on Sprint network)
    Flashable zip of the latest MiRaGe kernel.

    I'f im with virgin mobile can i just download the first one. I know to flash something you gotta go to boot and wipe everything and then install the zip files of the ROM and then the Gapps, correct?

    which gapps should i get from this link? http://wiki.cyanogenmod.com/index.ph...on/Google_Apps cm7 right?
    Download the first link. The others are for OV on Verizon, mirage for LS670, and the kernel as stand alone respectively. For Gapps you want CM7 version.

    Sent from my LG-VM670
    10-03-2012 02:52 PM
  14. A-android-B's Avatar
    I still use Bobz old gapps with the old market whenever I go back to gb. The old market is a lot better for finding apps than the play. With play it feels like your search could be interrupted by some type of TV commercial at any moment lol.

    Sent from my LG-VM670 using Android Central Forums
    10-03-2012 02:54 PM
  15. bkttk2's Avatar
    I have never had that issue with Play. Have you dissabled the Google Ad Mob in settings? Also I use the app AdFree by BigTinCan. Never had any issues with any adds.
    10-03-2012 03:45 PM
  16. jaredw444's Avatar
    Been running gingersnap for a while just for music playing.

    turn that frown into a murderous grin
    10-06-2012 08:09 PM
  17. jonny5449's Avatar
    I recommend quattrimus

    Sent from my LG-LS670 using Tapatalk 2
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    10-09-2012 09:36 PM
  18. koeylondon's Avatar
    I'm using quatt aokp. super stable.

    Sent from my LG-LS670 using Android Central Forums
    10-09-2012 09:39 PM
  19. sgwebb's Avatar
    -Chris thanks for this recommendation .. tried it and it is very nice... just did not like the default wallpaper but other than that, it runs smooth and I have tons of space
    10-09-2012 09:58 PM

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