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  Reply # 940548 25-Nov-2013 18:40 Send private message quote this post

funnyfela: Anyone else now having bluetooth issues? My One X was never fully happy streaming to my car stereo, and the One was. Now the metadata has stopped :/


BT audio to my car stereo improved with the 4.3 upgrade.




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  Reply # 940549 25-Nov-2013 18:42 Send private message quote this post

bradstewart:
funnyfela: Anyone else now having bluetooth issues? My One X was never fully happy streaming to my car stereo, and the One was. Now the metadata has stopped :/


BT audio to my car stereo improved with the 4.3 upgrade.


How so?

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  Reply # 940555 25-Nov-2013 18:47 Send private message quote this post

funnyfela:
bradstewart:
funnyfela: Anyone else now having bluetooth issues? My One X was never fully happy streaming to my car stereo, and the One was. Now the metadata has stopped :/


BT audio to my car stereo improved with the 4.3 upgrade.


How so?


Android 4.3 included AVRCP 1.3. Metadata worked for me after that update.




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  Reply # 940563 25-Nov-2013 18:55 Send private message quote this post

Discovered an option in Poweramp for Android 4.3+ so heres hoping its restored ;)

On another note, surely it's not just me missing the normal old T9 phone keypad style :(

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  Reply # 940591 25-Nov-2013 19:41 Send private message quote this post

funnyfela:

On another note, surely it's not just me missing the normal old T9 phone keypad style :(


Yea man it will just be you since no one in their right min would use a 'multi tap' keypad on a 4.7" display!! Qwerty will change your life :)

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  Reply # 940616 25-Nov-2013 20:13 Send private message quote this post

macuser:
funnyfela:

On another note, surely it's not just me missing the normal old T9 phone keypad style :(


Yea man it will just be you since no one in their right min would use a 'multi tap' keypad on a 4.7" display!! Qwerty will change your life :)


I use predictive ;) Can't stand qwerty on a phone, which is why I dislike iPhones
Gotta replacement keyboard but still tad annoyed that they removed it for no reason :/

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  Reply # 940744 25-Nov-2013 23:09 Send private message quote this post

"Anyone else now having bluetooth issues? My One X was never fully happy streaming to my car stereo, and the One was. Now the metadata has stopped :/"

Mine stutters & drops out for the first minute or so , same before & after the update.
Same car radio with an iphone is ok.

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  Reply # 940748 25-Nov-2013 23:21 One person supports this post Send private message quote this post

KitKat OTA has just started rolling out for the GPe.

It can be downloaded for sideload here.

For converting your HTC One to a Google Play Edition, instructions here: http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=2358781 <!-- include generic disclaimer about bricking device -->






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  Reply # 940750 25-Nov-2013 23:32 Send private message quote this post

bradstewart: KitKat OTA has just started rolling out for the GPe.

It can be downloaded for sideload here.

For converting your HTC One to a Google Play Edition, instructions here: http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=2358781 <!-- include generic disclaimer about bricking device -->




half way through downloading...was just coming to post this... *it's happening ron paul gif* Bad news is we don't get the Nexus 5 launcher...Kind of BS...

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  Reply # 940761 26-Nov-2013 00:30 Send private message quote this post

macuser:
bradstewart: KitKat OTA has just started rolling out for the GPe.

It can be downloaded for sideload here.

For converting your HTC One to a Google Play Edition, instructions here: http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=2358781 <!-- include generic disclaimer about bricking device -->




half way through downloading...was just coming to post this... *it's happening ron paul gif* Bad news is we don't get the Nexus 5 launcher...Kind of BS...


Just download and install com.google.android.launcher-0.9.6.886092.apk from here: http://www.androidpolice.com/2013/11/13/how-to-try-the-google-experience-launcher-with-translucent-bars-and-google-now-once-you-get-your-kitkat-update-apk-download/

D/L link at bottom of post and you'll have the full Nexus 5 experience. Looks like it will be going for wide release soon enough as well.


I've just finished installing the 4.4 GPe update. The performance improvement over pure AOSP built with 4.3 binaries is big! I thought that was a big enough increase over the 4.3 Sense 5.5 software.

Previous to 4.4 I would have picked Sense any day. But GPe KitKat with the new launcher is amazing.




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  Reply # 940762 26-Nov-2013 00:38 Send private message quote this post

bradstewart:
macuser:
bradstewart: KitKat OTA has just started rolling out for the GPe.

It can be downloaded for sideload here.

For converting your HTC One to a Google Play Edition, instructions here: http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=2358781 <!-- include generic disclaimer about bricking device -->




half way through downloading...was just coming to post this... *it's happening ron paul gif* Bad news is we don't get the Nexus 5 launcher...Kind of BS...


Just download and install com.google.android.launcher-0.9.6.886092.apk from here.

D/L link at bottom of post and you'll have the full Nexus 5 experience. Looks like it will be going for wide release soon enough as well.


I've just finished installing the 4.4 GPe update. The performance improvement over pure AOSP built with 4.3 binaries is big! I thought that was a big enough increase over the 4.3 Sense 5.5 software.

Previous to 4.4 I would have picked Sense any day. But GPe KitKat with the new launcher is amazing.
Yea I actually  had the new launcher apk sitting in my download folder on my device so it's already installed!  Converting to ART now, just for the lolz.  Took a second to figure out that pressing up + power was supposed to be done in recovery mode, not when the device was off (installing the update over 4.3 GPe).  Big ups to the people at XDA for sharing that link so fast.

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  Reply # 940764 26-Nov-2013 00:56 Send private message quote this post

macuser: Converting to ART now, just for the lolz.


Yeah I would be keen to get in on that but still a few apps that don't support it. Titanium Backup and the Xposed framework come to mind. Can't live without those.






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  Reply # 940766 26-Nov-2013 01:10 Send private message quote this post

bradstewart:
macuser: Converting to ART now, just for the lolz.


Yeah I would be keen to get in on that but still a few apps that don't support it. Titanium Backup and the Xposed framework come to mind. Can't live without those.




The new dialer is ridiculously cool

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  Reply # 940767 26-Nov-2013 01:13 Send private message quote this post

Yeah it is, the AOSP one is lacking the caller ID and search so I ripped the one from the N5 and had been using it.

The search works really well for local businesses here in Dunedin. Will never need to worry about a yellow pages or even saving most of them to my contacts again.

It works well with voice search too.




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  Reply # 940768 26-Nov-2013 01:18 Send private message quote this post

bradstewart: Yeah it is, the AOSP one is lacking the caller ID and search so I ripped the one from the N5 and had been using it.

The search works really well for local businesses here in Dunedin. Will never need to worry about a yellow pages or even saving most of them to my contacts again.

It works well with voice search too.
 

Will never need to google for The Asian's number ever again.

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