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[Rom]Kindle Fire 2nd Generation Rom Update Version 10.2.6(2013-01-26)

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18th September 2012, 02:28 AM |#11  
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The new launcher is based on 4.0.3 and the original Fire runs 2.3 for stock.

But doesn't the 2 Generation kindle run Gingerbread? I thought only the HD had ICS.

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18th September 2012, 02:30 AM |#12  
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No. They both run ics

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18th September 2012, 12:29 PM |#13  
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But doesn't the 2 Generation kindle run Gingerbread? I thought only the HD had ICS.

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all the new Kindle Fire run ICS-Android 4.0.3.
19th September 2012, 04:50 AM |#14  
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Thumbs up I'm there aND there
Wish i knew how to write software to help I'm just saying thanks for trying and I'm one of those folks who constantly loads this thread hoping someone found a way!! Keep up the good work guys!!
19th September 2012, 10:46 PM |#15  
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Hey I just wanted to comment that no app from the second gen kindle fire works for me. They just force close. However for the HD I got setup running but it crashed at the end. So maybe it would be easier to port the HD rom.

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23rd September 2012, 07:33 PM |#16  
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The HD, none of the specs are the same. Thus, It is probably not possible unless we modify a lot of applications.
4th October 2012, 03:50 AM |#17  
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Hi everyone, looks like the kindle fire HD and the upcoming nook tablets HDs have a similarity between the TI OMAP processors.

On the kindle fire HD it has the TI OMAP 4460 and the nook tab HD's have the OMAP TI 4470, both dual layered.

Does anyone have the binary drivers for the kindle fire HD? Or if someone has a git repo on this device for kernel development? Kind of curious if the binary drivers are in the same family or if there is discrepancy between the drivers between those two processors. Looking to possibly port over what work done here to the upcoming Nook HDs and get my team up and going on kernel development. Also interested in the sound codec drivers.

What work we do can also be shared here with you guys also.
5th October 2012, 11:47 AM |#18  
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Will this return a rooted/hacked/modded KF2 to stock?
22nd October 2012, 08:39 AM |#19  
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Yes. But could somebody make a flashable zip file or the programs tied to the launcher to modify an ics rom for it? Is it possible?

sounds feasible may be someone has already tried this option, I will search the web and see
24th October 2012, 08:46 PM |#20  
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cant we get a ics rom (aka hellfire) to run the launcher?
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