What are the Devs Buying????

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  1. steve.messer84

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    Just out of curiosity, what are the majority of developers buying? As a fan of rooting and throwing custom roms on my phone, this could be a decision maker for me!! I figured I wouldn't be the only one who would be curious what phone will have the most support behind it. Thanks to all who post, your sheep need a shepherd (or as many as we can get!!!!)

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    P3 has a Bionic that he's been tweeting about
     
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    Peter Alfonso returned it. Tweeted saying he couldn't stand blur. That's too bad, his ROMs are great.

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    That seems odd considering it wasn't that "Blur-ry" and it takes 2 minutes to get rid of it with a new launcher. I didn't think "Blur" was that bad, although I still got rid of it and went with Go Launcher. My main problem with it was just because I am used to a more stock Android launcher.

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    I don't know what the "majority" of Devs are getting, there are plenty of big ones who are going to work on the Bionic - P3droid and TBH (as was mentioned), and CyanogenMod for starters.
     
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    That is bad news! I was hoping he would be one that switched. Any news on actngrezy from PE? Is he going to continue on for another rom?
     
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    Pete didnt return the Bionic, he retweeted somebody else who returned it.
    Pete said he's not getting one unless the bootloader is unlocked.
     
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    Sheez, I totally misunderstood that tweet. Thanks speed.

    Hopefully he'll get it and works on it after it's unlocked.

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    PE was my favorite d1 rom but id still want blur... i like the widgets

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    I am more of a launcher pro kinda guy, I like my entire phone to have the same look. And a very minimalist look at that. The LP widgets are exactly the type of semi transparent look I want. Launcher pro will more than likely be on every phone I buy. I really don't care too much about the stock launcher since I know (if supported) it can be whatever I want it to be.
     
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    Blur Widgets and ui launcher are separated now.