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MyDroidWorld At It Again: Exclusive new Droid OS Release - FRG22 Fastest ROM Yet


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#1 p3droid

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Posted 03 August 2010 - 07:55 PM

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Okay Verizon just updated the non rooted users to FRG01B, so its time to stay one step ahead of the curve. So for you pleasure I have a new release to sport on your phone. This is the newest build out of Motorola, you will download a stock rom - all i've done is installed busybox, su, and Superuser.apk

***you will have a stock kernel but shoot on over to my kernel page and get an O/C Kernel - P3Droid Kernels

So here it is for you in a simple update.zip format.

To update to the newest (leaked of course) version of Froyo (Android 2.2) for the Droid follow the directions below.

1) Download the files
Direct Download -----Release Version (FRG22)

Mirror One ----- Release Version (FRG22)

Non-Deodexed Version ----- Release Version (FRG22)

2) Place files on the root of your SD
3) Go into your Recovery
4) Clockwork Directions: go to install zip, find the zip on your sd card, and install
SPrecovery Directions: go to install zip, select allow update.zips (deprecated), install update.zip
5) Reboot your phone.

THANKS to CellZealot, Andrew, and P3Droid
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Edited by p3droid, 03 August 2010 - 08:17 PM.

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#2 roger

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Posted 03 August 2010 - 08:06 PM

Awesome Time for me to check out mydroidworld, downloading right now, thanks P3

#3 serveitup911

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Posted 03 August 2010 - 08:15 PM

Awesome, thanks for this! Any ideas what things are different than FRG01B?

#4 imandroid

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Posted 03 August 2010 - 08:24 PM

Wow This is Hot P3 you are the man !!! :beer

#5 markwebb

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Posted 03 August 2010 - 08:27 PM

This is for already rooted users, correct?

#6 RandyF

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Posted 03 August 2010 - 08:28 PM

Awesome, thanks for this! Any ideas what things are different than FRG01B?


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#7 AlonsoU

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Posted 03 August 2010 - 08:33 PM

Nice job!!!! downloading now!!

#8 tdiebold

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Posted 03 August 2010 - 08:34 PM

Can we just apply this as an update and avoid wiping data/cache?

#9 imandroid

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Posted 03 August 2010 - 08:34 PM

This is for already rooted users, correct?


Yes but its super easy to achieve root.

#10 imandroid

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Posted 03 August 2010 - 08:36 PM

Can we just apply this as an update and avoid wiping data/cache?


If you are already on 2.2 i would say yes. Never hurts to wipe and start fresh but its entirely up to you.

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Posted 03 August 2010 - 08:37 PM

Yes but its super easy to achieve root.


NP. I am already rooted. Just wanted to make sure I wouldn't lose it. :)

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Posted 03 August 2010 - 08:37 PM

It is more stable and snappier in the GUI and auto rotation is much quicker than FRG01b. Beyond that, which is plenty in my opinion, there isn't much significantly different.

Quadrant benchmarks are about the same for me with 1720 being the highest I got so far with my 1280Mhz kernel.

It's well worth the trouble to upgrade and a wipe is not necessary going from any prior 2.2 build, though some have reported having to do so.

#13 tdiebold

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Posted 03 August 2010 - 08:37 PM

If you are already on 2.2 i would say yes. Never hurts to wipe and start fresh but its entirely up to you.


I'm running FRG01B 2.2...I'll go ahead and try to update without wiping. I just finished backing up and now I'm dl'ing the update.

We'll see what happens!

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Posted 03 August 2010 - 08:46 PM

Thank you, for this. Now us rooted users are not getting left out of the update fever going around.

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Posted 03 August 2010 - 08:51 PM

Thank you, for this. Now us rooted users are not getting left out of the update fever going around.


Hey infinity8x3 welcome to MDW !!!!

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Posted 03 August 2010 - 08:52 PM

NP. I am already rooted. Just wanted to make sure I wouldn't lose it. :)


Should be a nice treat for you I was messing with my droid last night flashing ROMS and such. Should be sweet to see what the developers make with this release.

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Posted 03 August 2010 - 08:56 PM

Wow...installed w/o a hitch! I didn't wipe; only wiped cache partition.

This seems to be quite fast and EXTREMELY smoother and responsive with the stock oc kernel! I think it is faster than the official OTA and the newest ROm's out there!

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#18 GTcompGuy

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Posted 03 August 2010 - 09:02 PM

Thanks p3droid! This is awesome!!!

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Posted 03 August 2010 - 09:02 PM

I didn't do any type of wipe whatsoever from FRG01B.zip. I had 0 problems updating and installing the latest kernels on your site, p3.

The only minor issue I have run into is that I needed to re-download the host files for adfree so I didn't have any ads in my apps.

I used Clockword Mod to do everything.

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Posted 03 August 2010 - 09:07 PM

So just for general use and install, we should use the non-deodexed version, correct?




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