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[Q] N5 on CM11 4.4.2 with Franco kernel?

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22nd December 2013, 02:38 PM   |  #1  
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I am satisfied with my Nexus 5 since it's on Cyanogenmod 11 4.4.2 nightly 20131220.

To get best battery life, should I get Franco Kernel r24 (does that work right with CM11?) or should I keep the stock Cyanogen kernel?

And if I should install Franco kernel, what are some noticable changes using my device?

Thanks in advance

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22nd December 2013, 02:54 PM   |  #2  
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Originally Posted by mellevdlinde

I am satisfied with my Nexus 5 since it's on Cyanogenmod 11 4.4.2 nightly 20131220.

To get best battery life, should I get Franco Kernel r24 (does that work right with CM11?) or should I keep the stock Cyanogen kernel?

And if I should install Franco kernel, what are some noticable changes using my device?

Thanks in advance

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Franco Kernel r24 supports CM11 and if u want better battery Franco Kernel FTW!
22nd December 2013, 03:00 PM   |  #3  
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Franco Kernel r24 supports CM11 and if u want better battery Franco Kernel FTW!

Okay, thanks.
But does franco save more battery than cyanogen kernel? And does franco also support android 4.4.2?


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22nd December 2013, 03:04 PM   |  #4  
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Okay, thanks.
But does franco save more battery than cyanogen kernel? And does franco also support android 4.4.2?


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Franco kernel saves battery alot, i get an additonal 2 hours of screen on time compared to stock kernel and it supports 4.4.2,
22nd December 2013, 04:10 PM   |  #5  
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franco kernel is the kernel to use for the N5 and battery life right now
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franco kernel is the kernel to use for the N5 and battery life right now

But is the franco kernel improving my battery life more than my cyanogen kernel does?

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23rd December 2013, 01:54 AM   |  #7  
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But is the franco kernel improving my battery life more than my cyanogen kernel does?

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probably yes, as franco focuses a lot on battery saving. My experience with franco kernel is just awesome!
23rd December 2013, 02:21 AM   |  #8  
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I don't know about CM's kernel, but with franco.kernel you can undervolt to save even more battery life.
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For battery, I think Franco kernel is your best bet. Im currently running it with cataclysm custom rom. However, If you want to tinker a bit i would suggest Element X kernel for you to be able to undervolt AND underclock
23rd December 2013, 04:12 PM   |  #10  
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im using cataclysm (14.dez) and bricked kernel. 6-7h screen on with undervolt (-62,5). i would recomment bricked!

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