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Jelly Bean Ported to OG DROID, This Thing Won’t Die

Developers continue to pump out love for the “OG” Droid. Recently, a developer over at XDA decided to go all out and push a complete build of Jelly Bean to Motorola’s most popular Android device. According to a reader that has flashed the build, it seems to be a very functional ROM and only the camera tends to be slow or non-working. If you happen to have your unlocked and rooted Droid sitting around, then why not show it some love with the newest version of Android? 

To find downloads and instructions, follow the via down below.

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Via: XDA

Cheers Aravind!

  • Batman

    Ah, the OG Droid. My first smartphone. Those were the days. Greg Morgan put it perfectly: Live on, my friend. Live on.

  • If I had mines at work I would flash this right now. When I get home me & my of droid gonna have another talk. I think its tired of ICS LoL. I use that phone as my MP3 player so this is great… Galaxy S3

  • d4user

    D4 with JB?

  • droid4user

    I started with the OG from blackberry and was a game changer for me as well. I have the DRoid4 now and the 4g is killer when is use it for a hot spot for other phones and everybody in my office has jelly bean on their SIII’s. anybody know of a place to get JB for a D4?

  • The fact that this happened brings a smile to my face. I’m proud to say I used to use that phone. 🙂

  • Nathan Thomas

    Great to see the Droid marching on. But come on, why do these people keep using auto focus when taking video. Ruins that whole video.

  • I’m getting a boot loop so I’ll just have to look further into it. Its just fun to keep doing things with the phone that got me into android.

  • 216monster

    I still have my OG Droid, it probably deserves a sealed glass case by now! Hands down, it was one of the best things to ever happen in the mobile market.

  • Russ Thacher

    I love this. I charging my OG Droid now!

  • David Hayden

    My Droid can now say it has seen five iterations of the Android operating system.

  • Clifford Gadd

    Why were there ads in the camera app?

  • Michael Lewis

    I’m going to have to fish out my OG droid and give this ROM a whirl. Wow. Awesome to see that this phone is still getting love 🙂

  • Pretty cool but without Google Now it isn’t something I would bring out the OG for. Am I the only one who did’t completely f up there OG, seems like everyone talks as if the destroyed the thing from daily use.

    • OreoMan

      I still have mine and it works great.

  • F#$k yes!

  • iNfAMOUS70702

    The OG droid and the nexus 1 are by far the greatest android devices ever made…they don’t make em like this anymore

  • TheZilch

    Long live the King! Huzzah!

  • Hitekdroid

    I just upgraded from my og to name sgs3, and it was a sad day. If they remade it with the same design, 4g, 4.3inch screen, and as thin as possible, I would get another one.

    • spunker88

      Kind of like the Motorola Photon Q with unlockable bootloader. Sadly its only on Sprint.

  • I love you, man. I’ll never forget you. You changed my life. {{-_-}}

  • OG Droid is the Chuck Norris of all known phones !! End of story.

  • Dr4g0nf1y

    And my Bionic still can’t get ICS… FML.