Bounty for Verizon HTC One Bootloader Unlock Reaches $1450!

Discussion in 'Android News' started by DroidModderX, Aug 29, 2013.

  1. DroidModderX

    DroidModderX DF Super Moderator Staff Member Premium Member

    Joined:
    Oct 6, 2011
    Messages:
    3,255
    Likes Received:
    998
    Trophy Points:
    308
    Ratings:
    +1,028
    [​IMG]

    It has been pretty common place for Verizon phones to release locked down tight since the days of the Droid X! Verizon has only enforced this policy with more effort each year. In the past we could expect a root method for VZW devices a few days before release or the day of release with bootloader unlocks to follow on most every device that was not Motorola. The Galaxy S4 has still not been unlocked though it has been rooted, and a LOKI recovery was made available all pretty quickly after the release.


    The HTC One saw nearly 24 hours of unadulterated unlockability through HTCdev.com. Verizon hastily put an end to that (ultimately HTC disabled the feature on HTCdev.com, but I can only assume it was at the strong suggestion of Big Red.) Modders want their root and their roms so much that they are willing to pledge hard earned cash for the ability to do so. The official bounty for an HTC One bootloader unlock has reached $1450 and continues to grow. This could be wishful thinking on the part of Verizon customers, however the DNA was bootloader unlocked a few months after release with S-off so it can be done.

    Are you holding out for a Bootloader unlock, or are you running out to purchase this locked down device now!

    via XDA
     
  2. internetavenger

    internetavenger Member

    Joined:
    Sep 2, 2010
    Messages:
    67
    Likes Received:
    3
    Trophy Points:
    8
    Ratings:
    +3
    anyone who will pay $1450 in this economy just to unlock a phone has serious issues!
     
  3. DroidModderX

    DroidModderX DF Super Moderator Staff Member Premium Member

    Joined:
    Oct 6, 2011
    Messages:
    3,255
    Likes Received:
    998
    Trophy Points:
    308
    Ratings:
    +1,028
    This is a collective effort. Individuals are pledging $1-20 and will not pay unless the unlock is achieved
     
  4. internetavenger

    internetavenger Member

    Joined:
    Sep 2, 2010
    Messages:
    67
    Likes Received:
    3
    Trophy Points:
    8
    Ratings:
    +3
    need a little more detail in posts like that..:p
     
  5. DroidModderX

    DroidModderX DF Super Moderator Staff Member Premium Member

    Joined:
    Oct 6, 2011
    Messages:
    3,255
    Likes Received:
    998
    Trophy Points:
    308
    Ratings:
    +1,028

    " Modders want their root and their roms so much that they are willing to pledge hard earned cash for the ability to do so"

    Also the thread link was included ;)
     
  6. internetavenger

    internetavenger Member

    Joined:
    Sep 2, 2010
    Messages:
    67
    Likes Received:
    3
    Trophy Points:
    8
    Ratings:
    +3
    Oops....I'm gonna go get more coffee...
     
  7. DroidModderX

    DroidModderX DF Super Moderator Staff Member Premium Member

    Joined:
    Oct 6, 2011
    Messages:
    3,255
    Likes Received:
    998
    Trophy Points:
    308
    Ratings:
    +1,028
    Lol speaking of coffee I need more too
     
Search tags for this page

galaxy s4 me7 bootloader unlock

,
how to root htc one verizon
,
how to root my htc one from verizon
,
how to unlock bootloader on verizon one
,

how to unlock htc one verizon

,

htc one me7

,
me7 unlock bootloader
,
unlock bootloader htc dna verizon one click
,
unlock me7
,
unlocked verizon htc one