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Best rom to give phone to my mother

11th January 2014, 09:52 PM |#1  
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Hi all,

I've been running Omni, but I just upgraded to a nexus 5. What would be an ideal rom that doesn't need to be updated regularly and I can install franco's kernel on before giving it to her?

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11th January 2014, 10:37 PM |#2  
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Hi all,

I've been running Omni, but I just upgraded to a nexus 5. What would be an ideal rom that doesn't need to be updated regularly and I can install franco's kernel on before giving it to her?

Thank you

I think that the best rom to give to her is stock kit-kat. The reason is that it doesn't need to be updated much and if it does it will do it automatically. Also if she has a problem she can take it to a phone shop or ask google without the rom being a problem.

Thats just my opinion though.
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11th January 2014, 11:39 PM |#3  
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Yeah, what's wrong with stock?

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12th January 2014, 12:31 AM |#4  
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Stock. Not rooted. Unless you live with her and are willing to deal with any issues she may have. Custom ROM's, while great, aren't always complete and are meant for those that understand that there are some "bugs". The stock ROM at least will be easy to update.
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12th January 2014, 12:41 AM |#5  
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My other half has a nexus 4 as well. She is a woman so you get the idea.
She is super happy with the stock rooted jellybean. It is rooted just because I didn't want her to click on ads and buy shoes from dodgy sellers. Adaway was the solution for me.

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12th January 2014, 01:09 AM |#6  
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4 people all in agreement! Awesome result.

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