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what is AOKP and AOSP

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Hi everyone
Can u tell me what are AOKP and AOSP roms?
what do they do?
are they better than sense roms?
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1st June 2012, 05:31 PM |#2  
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AOSP is an original ROM unmodified as Google intended it to be.

AOKP is based on AOSP but has some slight modifications but not modified to the extent of CM (Cyanogen)

As to if they are better or not well that is a matter of opinion, in terms of performance yeah all AOSP, AOKP and CM ROM's will run smoother and faster than a Sense ROM but there are plenty of people who enjoy the functionality of a Sense based ROM and those who don't.
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Thank you! always wondered what that was.

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aosp = android open source project
aokp = android open kang project (link

Originally Posted by Kokacrime

and what's the difference between aosp roms and stock roms, besides e.g. preinstalled samsung apps?

It's not really about the Samsung/Sense apps more about the whole "layer" that i.e. Samsung/HTC put over the basic rom, (touchwiz and sense in the case of samsung/htc).

So if you'd take those layers/apps away you would just have the basis which is just AOSP.
15th July 2012, 11:45 AM |#6  
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Personally, AOKP is better as it takea some influence from CyanogenMod, which is THE most popular ROM available for devices

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new website for AOKP

They are finally in milestone 6 , ICS final and will start in JB from fresh! That's awesome news because DHD is still supported. There's pics with DHD working with JB.
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So do you need clockwork recovery to flash or use aokp?
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Originally Posted by civydcex

So do you need clockwork recovery to flash or use aokp?

No. AOKP ROMs are like any other ROM; they can be flashed from any recovery compatible with your phone.
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