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I just got my atrix a few weeks ago. I'm all about modding stuff, but I haven't been convinced of why I should install CM7 on my atrix or what it is with that motoblur stuff that makes it so bad. I was really interested in being convinced to root it, but losing the fingerprint scanner is a bit of a deal breaker.
Keep in mind CM7.1 for atrix is still beta right now. Fingerprint scanner will probably be working in a few weeks now that most of the bugs are already ironed out of the main OS. We can hope, can't we?

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Originally Posted by cmeeks View Post
I guess I just don't understand the difference between having a phone with motoblur and having one without it. This is my first smart phone, so as far as I know, it's like every other android phone.
It really isn't as bad as many people say it is...well, after the gingerbread update anyway.
Unlocking the bootloader is too big a risk and too big a hassle if you just don't like the look of motoblur.
I did it because i felt like it, i lived with motoblur for a few months(with ADW) and it was more than bearable.

Edit: One thing that drove me insane with the stock gingerbread(4.5.91) was audio skipping. ANY audio whether it be from the music app or pandora, would skip. It only skipped occasionally when actually in the apps, but i didn't buy a multitasking superphone just to stare at my album art all the time.
Edited by qwertymac93 - 11/7/11 at 3:45pm
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