Droid 1 running cooler after root.

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    I've noticed that after i rooted my phone it runs a whole lot cooler than when it was stock. I installed a chev01 kernel. Just something I noticed and thought it was weird.

    OT question but i reminded myself of these right now... I don't have the SetCPU app installed yet. Do I need this so the new Kernel kicks in and starts overclocking my phone?
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    Yes, your phone will run the stock speed (or closest to stock speed) that your kernel supports unless you "tell it" to run faster with something like SetCPU.
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    Thanks for the reply.