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Xperia Arc CM7 OC'd

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hey all,

Got bored a few days ago so i decided to Void the Warranty on my new Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc. I got the Boot-loader unlocked, rooted it, and flashed the latest version of CyanogenMod 7.1. Took a few attempts to get everything working properly but its running fine right now.
Home Screen: http://imgur.com/a/cNXnu#2

CM7 settings has an option to overclock the CPU in my Arc and i couldn't resist.

Stock the phone runs on a Snapdragon 1GHz CPU. CM7 has options to go up to 1.61GHz, or under-clock it to improve battery life.

Quadrant Benchmark:
Stock 1GHz - 1704 http://imgur.com/a/cNXnu#3
OC'd 1.4 GHz - 2135 http://imgur.com/a/cNXnu#1

Increasing the clock speed by 40%raises the score by 25% here
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Nice OC, and CM7 is beast
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You aren't constantly running it at 1.4GHz are you? Please say no.
    
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You aren't constantly running it at 1.4GHz are you? Please say no.
Haha... no. That was just a test. Ran upto 1.5GHz and scored 2225, but im back down to stock 1GHz now.
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