HTC ThunderBolt overclocked to the astonishing 2.016GHz
0. phoneArena 05 Apr 2011, 06:55 posted on
There are guys who love nothing better than to play with their devices, and sometimes they achieve some truly astonishing feats...
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1. remixfa (Posts: 13902; Member since: 19 Dec 2008)
10 minute battery life for angry birds. :)
2. Spdr (unregistered)
Might sound like a silly question, (apologies if it does), but when if u've overclocked ur phone's chipset won't you need to worry about overheating and how do u deal with cooling it down, or does the battery simply run out before it gets the chance to overheat
8. Ralston1983 (Posts: 65; Member since: 03 Feb 2011)
It's not a silly question at all. With over clocking, some chips require more voltage then others to reach high speeds (not all chips are capable of OC'ing). In this case, I don't see a phone user being able to increase voltage to a cell phone cpu, there fore, the current cooling should be suffice until the battery drains dead.
3. Tre-Nitty (Posts: 460; Member since: 16 Nov 2010)
Yeah the battery on that will die in about an hour. Then again my inspire is overclocked to 1.8 so maybe I shouldn't be talking lol.
4. me (unregistered)
Go high speed phone. I want to see the dual core at 2.4 Ghz to equal my last desktop. Bring on full photoshop on a 3.7-4.3 inch screen so I can edit and process my 30 Mb raw files on the road and create 300 Mb Tif's. Might need to add an external HDD and rig up a Laptop battery and even a bluetooth mouse.
5. me (unregistered)
But seriously, is it possible to over clock my HD2 ? My current desktop runs at 4 Ghz quad core.
6. skymitch89 (Posts: 984; Member since: 05 Nov 2010)
I believe that you can if you put Android on it. Not really sure if it can with WinMobile.
9. tedkord (Posts: 3953; Member since: 17 Jun 2009)
I don't think so. It is possible in theory to make an App for OCing the Snapdragon under WinMo 6.5, but I don't know of anyone who has done it. But, I think there is an Android app for OCing used by those who've put Android on their HD2.
I can OC my Samsung Omnia 2 (WinMo6.5) with FPUEnabler and S3Clock, but this is specific to this processor. (I never OC it, it just doesn't give enough benefit, and is unstable if I OC to more than 900MHz from 800MHz)
7. skymitch89 (Posts: 984; Member since: 05 Nov 2010)
That's some really good speeds, but I'm sure that it isn't very stable at those speeds though.
11. Schmao (Posts: 302; Member since: 05 Jul 2009)
Yeah, but what's the point of having such high speeds. The software is not optimized to take advantage of the speed. Even with a Custom ROM everything is already opening quickly with the Thunderbolt; how much quicker will over-clocking it so high get it?
10. Kjayhawk (Posts: 273; Member since: 07 Oct 2010)
Isn't that the fastest overclock speed? I thought it use to be the nokia n900 which was overclocked to 1.9ghz. Very cool though