Amazon Prime Day 2018

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    Picked up a blink XT motion camera. Ill need more time with it to give a review. But so far it's doing its job of alerting me when my front door opens. It also monitors room temperature.
     
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    Well I'll be with a couple of tricks from XDA, this is a pretty reasonable and functional tablet.

    There are instructions for installing the Google Play Store. A "Hack" that let's you install a 3rd party launcher (Nova), and a set of instructions that should allow me to use widgets on the Nova home screens.

    I've installed the Playstore and Nova and really enjoying the experience.

    One of the best parts about these "hacks" is if you have an issue you can always do a FDR and no fear of bricking the little beast.

    I'll see how well the mods to get Widgets working go. But wow, got a whole lot more for my $$$ thank I thought.
     
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    hmmm you got me intrigued
     
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    Did you root?

    Ive installed GPA and currently working on other Google apps. But would like to remove the Amazon bloat.
     
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    Can't get Nova launcher to stick but I at least got my Google apps.[​IMG]

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    No root, I disabled what I could
     
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    Excellent, glad you got it working, I got to say I am more and more pleased with this Tablet. I think I'll get a 10" to leave out for guests and grand children, compared to the cost of a comparable Samsung tab, it's freaking awesome!
     
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    For what it is, yeah it's a good deal.

    You know what you going to get with a $50 tablet. And as far as performance it definitely struggles. But for what I plan on using it for, an ereader, it will do fine.

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