what do you think is the best rom at the moment?

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  1. iamloco724
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    to many i think to list a poll considering people use old versions as well

    so what do you think is the best rom at the moment and why

    to qualify as one of the best it must be stable not a stable build but stable that theres not a crazy amount of force close or reboots and no other significant problems

    also post what kernel you are using with it
     
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    Nah I take back everything I said about Bugless Beast....CyanogenMod is the best ROM I have ever had so far. Very glad koush built this ROM...cause now the Droid has official Cyanogen support!! Just happened today :)
     
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    Pete's Bugless Beast 2.1 ERE25 Build v.4 is in my humble opinion the best thing that ever happened to my Droid. Its fast, its smooth, its stable, its sweet, its the best. Nate above me also agrees and how can the both of us be wrong. And in case you want to overclock, i suggest the great Chevy's 1.25ghz for ERE25 builds(which is available on this forum). Both of these devs work tirelessly and are very responsive. Thanks Pete, Thanks Chevy:)
     
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    so other kernels that were used on other roms cant be used on the ere25 builds?..and the only kernel out for ere25 is the chevy one?
     
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    I just have smoked glass v 5.0.1, the only one that uses the install from sir psychos recovery
     
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    Actually SholesMod and DroidMod was the first devs to use the rom.tgz format for their ROMs, so you can deicide and pick all the features you want in your ROM.

    AdamZ is the only other dev to do this....

    Although, I hear blackdroid is supposed to release a ROM tomorrow that uses that same format also
     
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    I really am having a good experience w/ SS v2.0.2, added blue ESE theme; Stable, fast, and looks great. I had trouble with getting some higher performance kernels to work but the man behind the awesomeness, Chevy, hooked it up. Great support behind all his work.
     
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    Ultimate Droid 6.5 BlackDroid, live wallpapers, Sweet dark graphics, tether, overclock, etc... I have had NO issues with this ROM except for media player randomly stopping on videos, which I was told might be a kernel problem... (7 coming out today i think)
     
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    DroidMod v1.0 for me. OC'd to 1.2 with not a problem. I get an FC maybe once every 2 weeks if I'm lucky. It runs silky smooth. Best in my book.
     
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    droidmod; its a solid rom which works and can easily transition to other roms. Last week I installed Black droid UD v 5.0. Though I will admit a rom built off the 2.1 version is smoother; it had too many bugs. I went back to droidmod; I will wait until they produce a 2.1 rom.
     
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    Droidmod was solid, then I moved to SS. SS 2.0.2 was decent until I found Cyanogenmod by Koush. This has been the fastest, smoothest rom for me by far but still needs some tweaks imo.
     
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    I don't get it, I'm trying the cyanogen rom right now and it's not smooth nor fast at stock speed. Swype is jaggedy, home takes longer to load/widget to load. And I've noticed my browser scrolling is a lot more choppy. Am I doing something wrong? I installed via rom manager and did a full wipe when it asked.
     
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    CyanogenMod w/nextheme for me im running it o.c'd at 1000 its running flawless..i have swype installed also and its very smooth not sure why its not working so well for you..
     
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    So your using droidmod with one of Chevy's kernels? I can't remember does droidmod even give u the option to overclock?? I rooted with droidmod and used it. Now I'm on smoked glass 5.0 but I'm thinking of switching back to droidmod and just using the smoked glass theme instead. I want to overclock using droidmod, but I don't know which of Chevy's kernels to use. Somebody help me please!!
     
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    Bugless Beast 2.1 V.7 with Chevys 1.1 ghz kernel = Flawless.

    I tried Ultimate Droid, but honestly it has way to many issues for the amount of hype its getting.