HTC HD2 users are already familiar with Android ROMs, starting from the day it was just for testing until it is successfully ported to HD2 for daily use and with the “high supply” provided by many cookers to provide the best performing Android ROM on HD2 Arises “PPC SHIFTPDA SERIES” which is the perfect match for the HD2. This Desire ported ROM is perfect for daily use with its improved speed and stability as it totally replaces WM OS and runs from the internal memory (NAND). Interested in trying it? Read more for details.
- WORKING: 2G /3G / Data
- WORKING: All Audio features, playback, ring tones, and alarms audio.
- WORKING: Bluetooth; files transferred from and to device flawlessly.
- WORKING: GPS, fast signal search and connection.
- BATTERY PERFORMANCE: Very good battery life, lasting
24-40 hrs with regular phone use with wifi and gps . (for the NAND
version which I prefer)
- WORKING: Networks, Wi-Fi with no issues or bugs
- WORKING: Phone, incoming, outgoing calls, speaker is a bit less loud than in WM.
- WORKING: Camera (5MP), Camcorder (720x480) with nice resolution.
- USB Tethering: Device connected easily and files transfer from and to device performed smoothly.
- Internet browser crashed few times but after few restarts it was fine.
To install this ROM you need to flash MAGLDR 1.11 on
- Enter boot loader by holding “power” + “volume down key” until boot screen appears and finish the installation.
- To enter MAGLDR boot screen you need to hold “volume down key” + “Answer key” the most left key of the five keys.
- Once entered select “USB flasher” while phone is connected to PC. (use hard keys for selection).
- Select the ROM file “DAF.exe” wait while it's flashing. After flashing device will make auto-reset and should boot directly to Android.
- If you need to go back to WM OS, just enter boot loader by holding power button and volume down key then flash the ROM.
- IF you want to flash ANOTHER Android ROM, you need FIRST to flash an HD2 WM ROM then MAGLADR again then flash your desired Android Rom.
For more details and download of Android Desire build ROM
check the download link below. (although the link titles it as a Gingerbread but as you can see from the screen shots it is Android 2.2!)
DOWNLOAD: Android Gingerbread V4 HTC HD2