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# 81384 12-Apr-2011 13:11
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So browsing on xda and came across this post and thought quite a few would be interested.

Their are already 2 or 3 custom ROMs out that support multitouch so will be trying one out tonight and let you know how it goes.


http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=1014183



Has anyone else got multitouch working on their u8150?

also has anyone upgraded to 2.2.1 - is it worth the hassle?  

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  # 457880 12-Apr-2011 15:30
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Yeah it definitely works, people reporting on it over at GP in the customization thread
http://www.gpforums.co.nz/thread/409022/11/?s=

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  # 458253 13-Apr-2011 14:03
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before upgrading multi-touch works if you have synaptic touch screen, it wont work if you have a melfas one. download android terminal emulator, type

$getevent

it will tell you what type of screen you have.  I have 2degrees ideos u8150 and it has synaptic brand of screen




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  # 460545 19-Apr-2011 16:00
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Yep - works fine here too.

Here's is a Wiki for how to flash your u8150:
http://whirlpool.net.au/wiki/huawei_u8510

And here's a link to the FusionIDEOS 1.97 v2 firmware which has multitouch (and a very good CPU underclock to save battery):
http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=970832

Very good firmware mod, IMHO.

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