You know how a few days ago hackers managed to install a custom kernel on the Asus Eee Pad Transformer and get the Android tablet to run at up to 1.4 GHz? You know how the tablet wasn’t particularly stable at that speed, but ran OK at 1.2 GHz? Well, nevermind all that… because now xda-developers forum member Blades has posted a new kernel that allows you to run the tablet at up to 1.6 GHz.
Blades reports the tablet is relatively stable at that speed, but of course your results may vary. Bear in mind, while the NVIDIA Tegra 2 processor is overclockable, out of the box most Tegra 2-based machines run at 1 GHz. You’re taking your battery life and your warranty into your own hands if you decide to boost the clock speed by 60%.
Still… would you look at that Quadrant score?
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