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Would our DHD will run Android L?

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By turko9999, Senior Member on 26th June 2014, 09:56 AM
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26th June 2014, 10:47 AM |#2  
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Would our DHD will run Android L?

Maybe.....It would be awesome if it did tho.
26th June 2014, 03:56 PM |#3  
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Would our DHD will run Android L?

The answer is the same as any other "will X legacy device run Y Android version" question: if a developer creates one.
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29th June 2014, 05:34 PM |#4  
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It will with a proper kernel (how hard it will be? who knows), if we had the drivers for this device we could say for sure yes

P.S. I'd like to try it, even if it's still beta and even if it's a binary-port
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It will with a proper kernel (how hard it will be? who knows), if we had the drivers for this device we could say for sure yes

P.S. I'd like to try it, even if it's still beta and even if it's a binary-port

Well if you do, I'll be glad to test
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5th July 2014, 04:36 PM |#6  
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No it simply wouldn't. To many hardware limitations.
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13th July 2014, 08:34 AM |#7  
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Andriod 4.4.4
if it can run andriod 4.4.4 (cm11 build m8.1). I'm pretty sure it will run andriod l too
16th July 2014, 12:19 PM |#8  
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Our DHD can run Jelly Bean , Kitkat and I sure L is not a problem .
18th July 2014, 05:13 PM |#9  
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AFAIK, the hardware architecture of our phone has been known for long, so ... as long as the binary blobs and drivers aren't incompatible with the new stuff, then the only problem is to "get all pieces together" (adapt kernel, drivers & stuff) and build the rom.

So IMHO, as long as the new versions don't require more RAM or more internal storage than our phone possesses, or requires an internal architecture far different from the one from the DHD, then our "old" DHD should devinitely run whatever upcoming version may come !
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