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16th November 2012, 10:56 AM   |  #11  
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Haven't found AOSP browser yet, but for now I'm sticking with HoloWeb. I really like the synchronisation and the interface with chrome but the performance just isnt't there (yet)...

And by the way: Got 790ms in sunspider with HoloWeb
16th November 2012, 02:00 PM   |  #12  
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Originally Posted by Blaexe

Haven't found AOSP browser yet, but for now I'm sticking with HoloWeb. I really like the synchronisation and the interface with chrome but the performance just isnt't there (yet)...

And by the way: Got 790ms in sunspider with HoloWeb

Here you have ASOP browser 4.2

And Here Instructions..:
http://www.theandroidsoul.com/nexus-...id-browser-n7/
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File Type: apk Browser.apk - [Click for QR Code] (2.19 MB, 158 views)
16th November 2012, 05:32 PM   |  #13  
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Link is 404. Also how can you add the aosp browser without being rooted yet?
16th November 2012, 11:02 PM   |  #14  
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Link is 404. Also how can you add the aosp browser without being rooted yet?

Here: the hack is for Nexus 7 but works as well in N10
http://www.theandroidsoul.com/nexus-...id-browser-n7/

What I dont know is if you have to be rooted or not (I am so I dont know)
17th November 2012, 07:30 PM   |  #15  
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This hack works for Nexus 7 with jb 4.2:
http://www.theandroidsoul.com/nexus-...id-browser-n7/

And I am pretty sure that it will work in Nexus 10 as well....

Tried this method and it forces closes every time I try to open it....
17th November 2012, 08:22 PM   |  #16  
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That happened to me a few times also, but I did it first with Browser 4.1 apk, and then copied 4.2 apk, rebooting also helped...

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Here

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I am having problems uploading files with my Tapatalk, don't know how to do it...

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:sly:
Holoweb browser is very similar to ASOP, and it works also very well and flash is supported...

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17th November 2012, 10:52 PM   |  #17  
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Originally Posted by OLYMPIAKOI

That happened to me a few times also, but I did it first with Browser 4.1 apk, and then copied 4.2 apk, rebooting also helped...

---------- Post added at 09:09 PM ---------- Previous post was at 08:56 PM ----------

Here

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I am having problems uploading files with my Tapatalk, don't know how to do it...

---------- Post added at 09:22 PM ---------- Previous post was at 09:14 PM ----------

:sly:
Holoweb browser is very similar to ASOP, and it works also very well and flash is supported...

Sent from my Nexus 7 using xda premium

Holoweb browser is less smooth than chrome for me.
17th November 2012, 10:53 PM   |  #18  
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This hack works for Nexus 7 with jb 4.2:
http://www.theandroidsoul.com/nexus-...id-browser-n7/

And I am pretty sure that it will work in Nexus 10 as well....

This method working on my n10.

You need to rename the two browser proxy files as well.

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17th November 2012, 11:37 PM   |  #19  
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Slide83 asked if I knew of a way of getting AOSP browser working on the Nexus 10, this a method that has worked for me before.

> Must be rooted.

> Copy the browser.apk into the system/app folder

> With a root file explorer change the file permissions of the browser.apk to -rw-rw-r (you will see this represented as 664) If you don't do this, it won't install.

> You must rename the BrowserProviderProxy.apk & BrowserProviderProxy.odex otherwise the browser will force close, just add a 1 to the name e.g. 1BrowserProviderProxy.apk1 Do not delete them, if you still want to OTA update Android. Android checks for any changes to the system/app folder before performing an OTA, so you will have to delete the browser.apk and rename the two file back to stock, when it is OTA time.

Any Nexus 10 owner that gets AOSP browser 4.2 working, please post Sunspider, Geekbench and Google Octane scores! (please)
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18th November 2012, 12:07 AM   |  #20  
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I have installed BOAT BROWSER in my Nexus 7, and I can tell that it is so far THE BEST AND MOST STABLE BROWSER that I have ever encountered...

It does support flash, and it is better than AOSP...

Looks very pretty on my Nexus 7 , and I have set BOAT BROWSER as my default browser.

I have installed DOLPHIN as well and it is also very good and pretty in the Nexus 7....

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Last edited by OLYMPIAKOI; 18th November 2012 at 01:02 AM.

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