The original Motorola Droid receives Android 2.3.7 from Peter Alfonso


Peter Alfonso is known for its first Bugless Beast custom ROMs for the original Motorola Droid, lately he decide to take on a new approach maintaining a stock ROM’s appearance but with hidden features underneath it and tweaks built-in called the “GPA” series (Gingerbread Peter Alfonso).

The new update codenamed GPA18 brings the latest Android 2.3.7 Gingerbread to Motorola Droid original along with a list of enhancements and a few fixes.


  • This ROM can be found in ROM Manager (please comment on and rate the ROM!)
  • This ROM includes the latest core Google apps
  • If no sound can be heard during a call, reboot once after initial install

Changelog (notable changes)


  • Common: Android 2.3.7 (Google)
  • Common: Latest Superuser app – ChainsDD
  • Common: Pacman package manager – Kmobs
  • Common: Editable event fields in Contacts app – Danny Baumann
  • Common: Hold app in delete zone to prompt for uninstall – ADW, adamg-xda, renan
  • Common: Delete a word by pressing shift+backspace – zewt
  • Common: Heart emoticon in LatinIME – Kmobs
  • Common: Email app bug fixes and improvements – various
  • Passion: Kernel update, added governors and bug fixes…
  • Passion: Updated proprietaries
  • Crespo/Crespo4G: Updated proprietaries
source Peter Alfonso Blog