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Excactly how likely IS a custom rom for the HD2?

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17th March 2010, 11:12 PM   |  #1  
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Windows mobile phone series 7...

So we went trought the weeks, we heard all the talk, we saw all the pretty images and videos, we really wanted it... and now almost everyone hates is... :P

however, 1 thing i heard people say OVER and OVER again on sites like pocketnow.com engadget.com ang gizmodo.com is: Dont worry, XDA will have a custom rom for the HD2 in days when its out!!

I always found that strange to hear, i mean the android development has been underway for over a year now and just recently has netripper made some breaktroughs..

so (i think you know what i'm getting at..) will this really be as easy as everyone claims? Isnt it a whole new system, build from the ground up? what are your opinions
17th March 2010, 11:21 PM   |  #2  
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My guess is that the HD2 is likely HTCs dev platform for wp7. If that's true I think we'll see it eventually.
17th March 2010, 11:28 PM   |  #3  
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if a development rom exists highly likely
if there's not then it may not be possible for the hd2 handset...I would prefer to think there is a development rom
17th March 2010, 11:38 PM   |  #4  
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one crazy russian people need only 10hour for rip the blue ray disc... after first time sony relase... and sony say its imposible to rip or rewrite

i think... wm7 come to hd2 but unoficial version... its best phone ever... any lg and samsung canot be better than htc hd2...
17th March 2010, 11:50 PM   |  #5  
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if a development rom exists highly likely
if there's not then it may not be possible for the hd2 handset...I would prefer to think there is a development rom

what do you mean with development rom? isnt there already 1 posted in the windows 7 forum (1 page back?)

or do you mean something else?
18th March 2010, 12:28 AM   |  #6  
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emulated rom is for x86 processors
a developer rom means one that is made for the htc touch hd 2
18th March 2010, 10:16 AM   |  #7  
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but that probably wont happen right?
18th March 2010, 10:40 AM   |  #8  
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from what i've read, they are indeed trying to do something about the emulator dump, anything. but mainly waiting, for an actual rom.
18th March 2010, 10:47 AM   |  #9  
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I guess it's all down to drivers and how similar WinPhoS is to 6.5.x. I mean if it's practically the same, maybe the 6.5.x Hardware drivers will work with a bit of tweaking.

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18th March 2010, 11:26 AM   |  #10  
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I think it's possible, It seems the man in the video is using an hd2 phone - http://www.istartedsomething.com/201...mo-from-mix10/

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