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Recommended ROM for average performance with longer battery life?

  1. cheesus
    Froyo May 20, 2016

    cheesus , May 20, 2016 :
    Hey guys,

    so after wiping my phone because of the awful 6.0 OTA update which ruined my battery life, I am considering flashing a custom rom. I´ve looked through a lot of them and can´t really decide.
    I figured that the most important thing for me is battery life but I hate nothing more than a laggy phone so that sweet spot in between would be perfect.
    I never play games on my phone and use it generally for web, social media, music, reading and the occasional video.
    So am I right to assume I don´t need the full perfromance from my phone to get a non-laggy experience from Marshmallow?

    If so, can someone recommend a rom that potentially extends the battery life a bit while not compromising the performance too much and has a bit of customization?
    Ideally it should be a M rom as I really cant get enough of the app switching animation and smoothness.

    Thanks guys!
     

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  2. Yaznas
    Gingerbread May 20, 2016


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    goblincake and cheesus like this.
  3. bmark240
    Ice Cream Sandwich May 20, 2016


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  4. GasLoop
    Froyo May 22, 2016

    GasLoop , May 22, 2016 :
    ^ that, or Sultan's CM13. Or Darkobas. Or TugaPower. Or...
    You need to test it out.
     

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  5. theshinybeast
    Marshmallow May 22, 2016


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  6. pablofg1978
    Head Moderator Head Moderator May 22, 2016


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  7. Tarfex
    Ice Cream Sandwich May 22, 2016

    Tarfex , May 22, 2016 :
    RaCyan OS is the best ROM I've tried on Android M I get average 4.5-5 hours
     

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  8. suryachandranr1978
    Gingerbread May 23, 2016


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  9. se7enlyn
    Ice Cream Sandwich May 23, 2016


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  10. doug88
    Gingerbread May 23, 2016

    doug88 , May 23, 2016 :
    Great question - will be following this thread.
     

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  11. haiqaljohari
    Donut May 23, 2016


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  12. kryshnakishore
    Ice Cream Sandwich May 23, 2016


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  13. Joyyy
    Jelly Bean May 23, 2016


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  14. Pahapoika91
    Ice Cream Sandwich May 24, 2016

    Pahapoika91 , May 24, 2016 :
    @sunz google could tell that. But CAF is not rom. Its Code Aurora repository. Its the place where qualcomm releases their source code of their processors. Cm is modified version of stock android. Asop is nothing but Aosp is clear android.
     

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  15. rocstarmohit
    Honeycomb May 25, 2016

    rocstarmohit , May 25, 2016 :
    You definitely hate CM. :p:D
     

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  16. bright_wal
    Honeycomb May 28, 2016

    bright_wal , May 28, 2016 :
    Listen to me, if u want cm stuff, sultanxda cm13, it is what tugapower, marsh, jgcaaps, strive to achieve for, sultanxda cm13 is like the benchmark for cm13 atm.
    If u want aosp kind of clean rom, darkobas.
    Both are top notch.

    Using lightning kernel v39 with these two roms is recomended.
     

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  17. Pahapoika91
    Ice Cream Sandwich May 30, 2016

    Pahapoika91 , May 30, 2016 :
    Why anyone would use lightning kernel with sultanxdas rom. Its famous for its CAF-kernel.
    Btw boefflas kernel is better than lightning kernel.
     

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