Tag Archives: Unlock

Devs Unlock Newly Locked Bootloader Of The Verizon Note II

When Verizon released the update for their Galaxy Note II, we knew the included bootloader was trouble. It was later realized that it relocked people’s phones and rendered the unlock method useless. People were stuck on official software for quite a while. Fortunately, Adam Outler and others figured this one out too. They released a version of the… Read more

Want To Keep Unlocking Phones Yourself? Make Your Voice Heard

As you probably know, it will be illegal to carrier unlock devices starting tomorrow. If that doesn’t sound fair to you, we sympathize. But just thinking so isn’t going to do anything, so take action! A petition has been started to repeal the decision or make unlocking permanently legal. The petition needs 100,000 signatures to be looked at by the White… Read more

Nexus Root Toolkit v1.6.0 Adds Support for All New Nexus Devices and Android 4.2

The developer of the Nexus Root Toolkit, WugFresh, has updated his one-size-fits-all Nexus toolkit on Monday to include all the new Nexus devices (Nexus 4, Nexus 7 3G, and the Nexus 10) and Android 4.2.  If you’re not familiar with this toolkit, it’s a program that will run on Windows machines and helps you set up your drivers, and provides one-click… Read more

HTC DROID Incredible 4G LTE Gets Unofficial Bootloader Unlock

Verizon tends to keep their devices from getting official bootloader unlocks, or locks unlocked devices. Just ask the HTC DROID DNA and Verizon Galaxy S III. The HTC DROID Incredible 4G LTE is no different, with no official way of unlocking its bootloader. And with its software being so laggy (considering the nice Snapdragon S4 Plus under the hood) and… Read more

HTC DROID DNA Bootloader Not Unlockable Anymore

A last second change in plans leaves the HTC DROID DNA a fully locked down device again. Yes, we reported before that the device can be unlocked through the HTCdev site, but that is no more. A few members on XDA confirmed that the unlock tool no longer works on the DROID DNA. DNA developers express their lack of concern, saying this does not impede… Read more

HTC DROID Incredible 4G LTE Bootloader Unofficially Unlocked

Though it’s been quite a while since the HTC DROID Incredible 4G LTE has been released, it’s been locked down this entire time. It’s a sad existence. However, salvation has come. Developers are known to get around almost any lock, and the Incredible 4G LTE is no exception. Owners of the device now have a way to unlock the bootloader unofficially. S-OFF… Read more