Anyone using Irtehun's 50v7.12 Hybrid?
I tried searching for this in the OS Beta/Hybrid forum, but couldn't find any info.
Is anyone using Irtehun's 50v7.12 Hybrid? Is it good?
I was using Irtehun's 50v7.11, but it was terrible with battery life. Battery only lasted 8 hours. So, I switched back to leaked .230.
Is v7.12 any good?
- 12-08-2009, 03:03 AM #4
I'm also on the fence with upgrading too. I just installed the 7.11 today and am noticing the same if not worse battery life I had with the normal .230 leak. I read in another thread that giving it a couple days would stabilize the battery. Can anyone else confirm that? Please let us know if the 7.12 upgrade is worth it. Thanks!
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- CrackBerry User
12-08-2009, 03:07 AM #5
- 26 Posts
I installed 7.12 Sunday night.
I've not noticed any issues. In fact what little lag I experienced in 7.11 is gone, and the boot time is even faster.
No problems here with ringtones, SMS or battery life. Then again, I didn't have battery issues with 7.11, either.Reformed Lurker
- 12-08-2009, 06:30 AM #6
I did the upgrade to 7.12 yesterday morning.
It's running great so far. I haven't seen the pesky "Loading" hourglass thingie thus far!
And the best thing was that I didn't have to reinstall not one app! Everything from my backup file came over the way it was supposed to.
The only negative I have noticed is that my recording volume on videos is a lot lower than it used to be.
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- 12-08-2009, 06:46 AM #7
For everybody complaining about battery life. After the install, give it a day or so to normalize. I promise you that if you follow the correct procedure (ie battery pulls, etc) you will notice improved battery life after the initial post-install period. Mark it down.
- 12-08-2009, 09:47 AM #10
I've started to notice some lag with 7.11 that I didn't experience before. It's been within the last two days or so. I've cleaned out everything I can find or think of in terms of "crap" and haven't noticed any improvements.
Only thing I personally changed was installing Bolt 1.6 which I've since uninstalled. Not sure what effect that would have on the overall system.
Did a 3x battery pull and am monitoring the performance now. It was running problem free for me until recently. I'm not sure if 7.12 has anything to offer me that 7.11 didn't.
- 12-08-2009, 10:00 AM #11
- CrackBerry User
12-08-2009, 10:11 AM #12
- 17 Posts
Willyboy06, hey dude its me again....well i just wanna let ya know i gave that 7.11 a chance but dude the battery life never got better and it was laggy as all out doors, i downgraded back to the regular .230 and with out any battery pulls or extra stuff its running smooth like it use to and the battery actually jumped back up 2 bars, sounds weird but im not lying it actually went back up so there has to be sumthing just suckin up juice in 7.11 that noone can see.
- 12-08-2009, 11:34 AM #14
If you're bored you could try swapping out the platforms and running a .191 radio with some of the 7.xx hybrids. That's what I'm doing now and I'm loving it. Big improvement.
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- 12-08-2009, 02:07 PM #18
I'm running v12 and admit it's a lot better for my use than v11 was. The Bluetooth standby issue has been resolved, which was quite bothersome for me since I disable the Bluetooth every time I get out of the truck and have already made it a habit to put my phone in standby when not in use.
I also love the 2min30 boot time from battery insertion to trackball recognition. Sure beats the 6min I had to suffer from the stock Tour OS.
For me, battery life has been stable. Haven't noticed much of a difference between 11 and 12, but we'll see as the OS continues to be broken in.
Haven't had the issue with the ringtones yet, and I'll check the camera auto-focus on my Tour.BlackBerry Bold 9650