09-19-2011 11:57 PM
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  1. tsargent347's Avatar
    ok im about to root my x and i was wondering if i should just root the OTA .602 or sbf to froyo and then use z4root to root and find the 2 part tbh gingerbread files and flash those and get to rooted gingerbread..and let say i dont flash the 2 part files, can i still use prerooted roms? or do i have to do the 2 part tbh files to use those roms..any help would b nice just trying to sort those things out..
    09-17-2011 12:33 AM
  2. jerseyboy357's Avatar
    rooting the 602 would be the easiest after reading all that, although not sure which ROMS are supported so far. What is your current ROM status?
    09-17-2011 03:00 AM
  3. tsargent347's Avatar
    im no unrooted .596
    09-17-2011 06:55 AM
  4. tsargent347's Avatar
    Also will updating to. 602 give me 13pto radio or baseband
    09-17-2011 07:18 AM
  5. jerseyboy357's Avatar
    Yea then just sbf 602 and root it. You can have MIUI at least!
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    09-17-2011 03:23 PM
  6. tsargent347's Avatar
    should i sbf or just hit the ota update? lol that would be MUCH easier..and i think .602 also has Apex i do believe, but hey thanks jersey u da man!
    09-17-2011 03:27 PM
  7. jerseyboy357's Avatar
    Whatever process makes you the most comfortable. It sounds like you wanna OTA to .602 so go ahead.
    09-17-2011 03:28 PM
  8. Ahowe125's Avatar
    The one step root process for .602 is very easy. I was on a rooted .340 ROM when I decided to try out SSM-602 v.3. So I used the SBF to update to .602 with the .13p radio, and it was also pretty simple. From there I used the one click root method, downloaded D2 Bootstrapper and then installed SSM-602 v.3 from Mobile_Sensi, and I love this ROM. Its very quick and simple, and gets great battery life.

    Either way, SBF .602 or OTA .602.. I think that would be much easier then flashing back to .340 and trying to get a pre-rooted .602, but thats just my opinion.

    SSM-602 v.3 is a great GB based ROM and has almost no bugs, not one that I have found yet. I would look into it.

    [ROM] Sensei-Mod 602 Droid X
    09-18-2011 01:57 PM
  9. tsargent347's Avatar
    so u like this sensi mod rom? does it have the HD n stuff that cm7 doesnt have? what are the pros n cons to this rom if u wouldnt mind telling me
    09-18-2011 05:48 PM
  10. jerseyboy357's Avatar
    Both Sensei and Vortex ROMS are getting alot of attention now because of the MIUI issues w their latest build. Thats good, expansion of ROMs is what keeps the X in high demand developmentally.
    09-18-2011 06:07 PM
  11. tsargent347's Avatar
    whats this vortex rom?
    09-18-2011 06:27 PM
  12. jerseyboy357's Avatar
    I'll google it for you this time....
    [ROM] VorteX Alpha 1.4
    09-18-2011 06:31 PM
  13. tsargent347's Avatar
    haha beat ya..lol watching droidmodderx review..it looks alot like the sensi rom..have you used both? if so which is better in overall performace and battery
    09-18-2011 06:35 PM
  14. tsargent347's Avatar
    is the email working in verison 1.4.1? i sae something bout a email script that needed to be ran but im just now rooting my phone and looking for a rom, not yet got into wrinting a scripts n stuff..
    09-18-2011 06:39 PM
  15. tsargent347's Avatar
    ive just downloaded both roms and just waiting to see if everything is fixed with both, with vortex can u download paid apps like u can on ssm?
    09-18-2011 06:42 PM
  16. jerseyboy357's Avatar
    I'm not using either, just been following them. JkdJedi would be a good one to ask, hes using one or the other. I'm on rooted 602 stock until our MIUI fix is released. I hate blur, stock, and blur-ish roms so Im suffering until Im back on MIUI. You can read up on these 2 ROMs in Google.
    09-18-2011 06:42 PM
  17. tsargent347's Avatar
    LoL what is Miui like?
    09-18-2011 06:45 PM
  18. jerseyboy357's Avatar
    Its amazing IMO..only you can judge it for yourself.
    09-18-2011 07:04 PM
  19. tsargent347's Avatar
    yeah lol i guess so..ill look n see if there are any youtube videos so i can see it in action
    09-18-2011 07:54 PM
  20. tsargent347's Avatar
    lets say i flash MIUI, and dont like the way it runs or something, and i decide to flash SSM or vortex, all i have to do is just go into clockwork and wipe cache, and data and then flash the new rom?
    09-18-2011 07:58 PM
  21. tsargent347's Avatar
    hey i cant find droid2bootstrap on the market does anyone have a link or the app i can pick up
    09-18-2011 08:16 PM
  22. jerseyboy357's Avatar
    09-18-2011 08:19 PM
  23. tsargent347's Avatar
    sweet got it thanks jersey!
    09-18-2011 08:22 PM
  24. Ahowe125's Avatar
    lets say i flash MIUI, and dont like the way it runs or something, and i decide to flash SSM or vortex, all i have to do is just go into clockwork and wipe cache, and data and then flash the new rom?
    I have never used MIUI, but isnt it based on .340 or is it based on .602 just has to be flashed via .340?

    If you flash MIUI, and decide to install another GB based ROM, I would recommend using the SBF method and going back to stock .602 first. It will make sure your starting fresh, and with the correct hardware and firmware to use SSM or Vortex.

    You asked which one between SSM or Vortex is better, and I cant answer that because I have not tried Vortex yet. I know its the developers first ROM, and is very similar to SSM-602 v.3 in the sense that it uses GB and retains some blur functions. I'm sure they are equality as fast and good on battery life. Until more people start testing Vortex we wont know which is better.

    I am very happy with SSM-602 v.3 and it has everything from Stock GB that I like, and has replaced other things that are not as good. I love ADW Launcher, and will use that on pretty much any ROM I flash.
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    09-18-2011 08:28 PM
  25. tsargent347's Avatar
    im fixing to download the sbf file but which one do i download? the download now or the mirror download? im on mydroidworld.com
    09-18-2011 08:56 PM
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