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HP Touchpad and ICS Android 4.0

Has anyone got ICS Android 4.x working on the HP Touchpad? What is your favourite site with instructions on how to get it working?

Thanks!
 

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For months now. LOVE IT

My number one source for all things android:
http://www.xda-developers.com/

And I used this guys how to idiot guides to flashing my Touchpad. He explains everything in detail. Very easy to follow. He has 6 pages of videos but look for the idiots guide. Within his youtube videos he lists off all the tools and files you need to download.

I have been rooting and flashing roms for a few years now. the Touchpad was the easiest to do. And you get dual boot in case you like webOS.

http://www.reverendkyle.com/
 

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YEs only it cost us 100$ instead of 500$ :)

When the system boots now i have the choise of WEBOS or android ICS or recovery
 

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Yep, haven't booted webOS since, lol.
I followed the xda instructions, but I'm sure any site will do. The acme installer does all the work.
 

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The touchpad running ICS is far from perfect. I just sold mine because of some of the issues with ICS. I bought a galaxy tab with the money.
Battery life was the main issue for me along with random reboots and the screen would come on by itself sometimes. The camera doesn't work either. Wifi is pretty flaky, works great at my house but hit or miss when I travel.
A used touchpad will run you about $175, for another $100 you can get something better.
I still have 3 touchpads, they're great for my kids and at the fire sale price a year ago they were a steal.
I sold my touchpad for $150 and bought a new galaxy tab 10.1 for $300 and it was worth spending the difference, it,s a much better tablet and the battery lasts forever.
If you own a touchpad, in my opinion, now is the time to sell. You'll get your money back now but I think they'll depreciate pretty rapidly with the new tablets being released this summer.
 

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I sent my touchpad to my son on the west coast
He was able to get ice cream to work
He was able to sell it $150 with a touchstone and then got a 1st gen iPad for the granddaughter for $200
I think is your going to sell a touchpad do it now
 

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Why would anyone pay more on top for an old ipad over this with latest android?
MAYBE for an ipad2, but even then I would think only the brand loyal would do that deal.
 

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honestly my touchpad has been a great investment since day one... ok well once gingerbread got ported... Its been a daily driver since then and rocks since it got the ICS updates. Myself and 2 8-year olds have enjoyed hours and hours of un interrupted use. If i had one negative to say about it was early WIFI issues but since the new year i have had zero wifi issues. There was the odd game that would not work but there where work arounds for that...

All in all my kids never complained, anything that came up for me was easily resolved.

That said its value is still up, and i sold mine for 200$ last week and have been scrambling to find the nexus 7. :)

I'll always look back at the touchpad as one of those deals ill never forget...
 

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Can we see your official survey results on that?!;). What's the sample size, accuracy? :confused: ;)

IMNSHO should probably follow that comment.
 

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To each their own, but to me and most tablet users, the new iPad at full price is a much better deal than that.
People will say anything to justify their expensive purchases. I have to say, I take it for granted every day that I have this tablet that does anything another tablet does, but I only paid $150 for it (the 32GB model). It's truly amazing, because after so long, prices have not come down to match it. $100 or $150 for a 9.7" screen.
 

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Well, from a geek point of view, getting such a valuable piece of hardware on which to spend long hours of experimantation proving the concept that it may work with another OS, the "deal" is out of this world, no doubt about that.
For every other purpose the $300 dollars in savings cannot justify the countless hours and nerves wasted to make it do the simple things it is supposed to do. No need to add that grandma can't even root it to start with. In the case of a similarly great deal, she can at least start the $500 car and drive it home.
 

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Grandma may though have quit enjoyed checking facebook,email and the web just fine with webOS. Although app support was next to nill. The table on its own was actually very good. I used it for about a month as is before i rooted and started the flash dance. And to be honest it was one of the easiest most stable root and rom able hardware i have ever dealt with..

100$ webOS tablet that does everything very well but cant play angry birds was already a great deal.... A bit of geek work to get it to run android priceless :)
 

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100$ webOS tablet that does everything very well but cant play angry birds was already a great deal.... A bit of geek work to get it to run android priceless :)
The fact alone that it didn't play Angry Birds makes it a wonderful device and a great deal.
But you wasted that :)
 
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