Android has always been famous for it being rooted, hacked and customized and Android Wear is no exception. While we know Battery Life is going to be an issue on Android Wear already, [email protected] has developed a custom ROM for Android wear and claim that it will improved battery life, reduced lag between screens, improved overall performance, increased vibration intensity and has few other surprises packed in.
The developer claim that the performance and improvement has been implemented by
The better performance comes from a combination of improved scrolling and touch responsiveness as well as better i/o methods. The better battery life comes from better memory management and how services are handed within the runtime. It takes a lot of patience, but it’s a balancing act that can be perfected to get the best of both worlds.
Before you go ahead and download, here are few things you should know:
- This will void your warranty
- You will need to unlock the boot loader
- A script to roll back to stock rom will be rolled out soon.
- You will still receive an OTA.
- Your watch is not wiped.
- You may get some errors, make sure to connect with the dev.
As of now the complete ROM is not available but only fixes are being rolled out. A full ROM will be available later.