Posts Tagged ‘Bootloader Unlock’
Most Recent
 
post image

Xiaomi makes bootloader unlocking unnecessarily difficult, angers users

by: Kris CarlonJanuary 18, 2016
Xiaomi is locking down its bootloader with a new firmware update and offending everyone with lengthy delays, a convoluted process and inconsistent treatment of its users.
29
 
post image

Unlocking the Nexus 6P bootloader will require a new command

by: Edgar CervantesNovember 15, 2015
One of the first steps to reaching your phone's true capabilities is unlocking the bootloader, so we thought it was important to let you know the process is no longer the same for the high-end Nexus 6P.
5
 
post image

Sony devices with unlocked bootloaders may malfunction if users enable My Xperia app

by: Edgar CervantesJuly 9, 2015
Sony's My Xperia app can locate, lock, factory reset or even send a sound alert to your phone. That's not all it does, though. If you have an unlocked bootloader, it may go as far as making your device malfunction.
25
 
post image

Moto X bootloader now unlockable on Sprint, U.S. Cellular, Rogers and Latin America

by: Chris SmithSeptember 7, 2013
Moto X units sold by Sprint, U.S. Cellular, Rogers and Latin American carriers can have their bootloaders unlocked on Moto's website.
5
 
post image

AT&T HTC One rooted, bootloader unlocked

by: Brendan LynchApril 15, 2013
The AT&T HTC One slipped out of some AT&T locations this weekend, a full week before its official launch date. Less than 24 hours later, the bootloader has been unlocked and the device has been successfully rooted using existing methods.
2
 
post image

Motorola bootloader unlock method works on Droid RAZR HD, Razr M and more

by: Tanay SoodApril 8, 2013
Developers have managed to successfully unlock the bootloader of some recent Motorola smartphones, making development and customizing easier.
1
 
post image

Verizon Galaxy Note 2 bootloader unlocked

by: Rob TriggsDecember 13, 2012
It never takes those guys over at XDA Developers long to break into anything it seems, and the Verizson’s Galaxy Note 2 is their latest success. With the bootloader unlocked the Note 2 is now open for more custom ROMs and modifications, so it will be interesting to see what the community decides to so with this technological behemoth.
 
post image

Verizon Galaxy Note 2 bootloader unlocked successful, but still a work in process

by: Chris SmithDecember 10, 2012
Verizon has recently started to sell its own Galaxy Note 2 version, complete with that annoying Verizon-branded Home button that’s likely responsible for the phablet’s launch.
3
 
post image

How to unlock or relock the Nexus 10 bootloader

by: Carl ParkerNovember 26, 2012

The Google Nexus 10 is one of the top Android tablets that Google has released. It runs on Android 4.2, the upgraded version of Jelly Bean. One of the benefits of having a Nexus 10 is the ability to easily unlock its bootloader.  In fact, it’s one of the benefits of having any Nexus device.

It’s important to note that unlocking your Nexus 10’s bootloader does have some risks, including the risk of making your tablet unusable.  So, you should be aware of such risks before proceeding and you should follow instructions closely.  Despite the risks you take, an unlocked bootloader is the first step in being able to fully customize your Nexus [...]

1
 
post image

HTC Droid DNA’s bootloader unlocking tutorial is up

by: Bams SadewoNovember 26, 2012
The fact that the HTC Droid DNA comes with a locked bootloader may have deterred some from going to the stores to pick up the 5-inch super phone, but those who stuck by HTC’s side will be thrilled to hear that a workaround has been found – one that allows them to get on with their Android tinkering lifestyle.
1 2
Features
 
bluetooth 5 gary explains feature image
 
flagships aa (7 of 13)
 
moto-mods-incipio-offgrid-power-pack-aa-6-of-10-AA
 
modobag77565-7565_iuxto5
 
android apps weekly
 
smartphone-570513_960_720
 
The Nexus 6P is currently the only phone with Daydream Dev Kit support, but even it might not make the cut.
 
Pokemon Go Pokemon Team
 
Qualcomm-1
 
Google-Logo-Angle1
 
ZTE Axon 7 vs Samsung Galaxy S7 122
 
Apple Music vs Spotify vs Google Play Music
 
samsung galaxy note 5 vs iphone 6 plus aa (12 of 13)
 
ZTE ZMAX Pro hands on 25
 
Project Tango Lenovo logo2
SUNDAY GIVEAWAY
 
oneplus 3 soft gold 2
OnePlus 3 International Giveaway!
Poll of the week
VR Source
 
Oculus Rift International Giveaway!
 
 
 
 
Recent Reviews
 
ZTE Axon 7 Final-8
8.9
ZTE Axon 7 review
 
Segway miniPRO by Ninebot Review 7
7.0
Segway miniPRO by Ninebot Review
 
Lenovo-K4-Note-review-11
8.1
Lenovo K4 Note review
 
Alcatel Idol 4s Review 11
8.5
Alcatel Idol 4s review
Buyer’s Guide
 
Best Android phones (July 2016): our picks, plus a giveaway