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  1. DroidModderX

    Some Verizon Pixel 2 Users Are Able To Unlock Their Bootloader

    The Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL are the perfect phones for those who are still interested in rooting their device, that is as long as you are not the owner of a Verizon variant. Verizon has decided to lock down the bootloaders on their devices making rooting a thing of the past on their network. Last...
  2. DroidModderX

    Unlock The Sprint HTC U11 For GSM Networks

    Back in the day if you wanted to root or rom your HTC device you would need to use a tool like SunShine to turn off the security feature and obtain S-OFF status. SunShine still provides S-OFF status for most HTC devices, and can even bootloader unlock Motorola devices. With S-OFF on the Sprint...
  3. DroidModderX

    Root Closer For The Amazon Moto G4 Play

    Amazon has been selling devices at a discount if you are willing to sell them ad space on your lock screen. Basically this just means for a few dollars off the purchase of your smartphone you are inundated with ads galore on your lockscreen. Of course XDA members have been looking for ways to...
  4. DroidModderX

    The Essential Phone Will Have An Unlockable Bootloader

    The Essential phone has been getting lots of Android community support. The phone includes all of the specs you would expect from a flagship device, and it includes a sleek and bezel free design. The phone sets itself apart with its modularity. It is pretty reasonably priced at only $699, and is...
  5. DroidModderX

    TWRP Now Available For The LG G6

    The LG G6 is a great looking device. It was one of the first mainstream flagships in the US to include the 18:9 nearly bezeless display. The LG G6 also added features like water resistance and wireless charging. It would be just about perfect if it could run stock Android. LG has recently...
  6. DroidModderX

    Sunshine 3.4.20 Is Live!

    The app that automagically unlocks your phone's bootloader has just been updated. The Sunshine Bootloader Unlock and S-Off App has been updated to version 3.4.20. The main changes here are some major fixes for HTC A9 and HTC M9 devices along with some bug fixes for several other devices. The...
  7. DroidModderX

    LG V20 US996 Added To LG's Bootloader Unlock Tool

    LG is one of the last remaining OEMs that will allow you to unlock your bootloader as long as your carrier allows them to let you. They have their own developer website which includes a tool to help you along in the process. It looks like they have just added support for the US non carrier...
  8. DroidModderX

    By The Way dePixel8 Will Stop Working After The November Update

    The good news is that the Verizon variants of the Pixel and Pixel XL are already bootloader unlockable. The bad news is that it won't be for long. Jcase one of the develops behind the dePixel8 bootloader unlock has said that this method will stop working after the November security patch update...
  9. DroidModderX

    dePixel 8 Unlocks The Verizon and EE Pixel Bootloader!

    As you all know by now "You can only get a Pixel on Verizon". Actually that isn't true at all, but Verizon would love for you to think that. You can actually get the PIxel unlocked which works with any other carrier directly from Google. The unlocked version from Google allows you to unlock your...
  10. DroidModderX

    Verizon Pixel XL Bootloader Has Been Unlocked

    Well that didn't take long. FireWater has already posted an image of a bootloader unlocked Verizon Pixel. So far there has been no mention of how this was achieved. It is likely that for now the process is not safe or user friendly. There has been no guarantee that the unlock method will be...
  11. DroidModderX

    Sunshine 3.4.12 Is Out For HTC Bootloader Unlock!

    JCase and theroot.ninja are the kings of HTC and Motorola bootloader unlock. Their revolutionary app "Sunshine" provides one click Bootloader Unlock and No Wipe S-Off for most HTC and Motorola devices including the Verizon HTC 10! Once you download the app it will check your device for...
  12. J

    Galaxy S5 Pleeeeease Help

    I recently bought a SM-G900P on ebay and I need to find the MSL code for it and Sprint wont just give it to me anyone that can help I would greatly appreciate, thank you.
  13. DroidModderX

    SunShine Bootloader Unlock Just Got Updated to 3.4!

    If you want to root your phone easily and install roms you're best bet is to just go with a Nexus device. Nexus devices are built specifically for developers and as such are the most dev friendly devices available. Phone's on T-Mobile's network came with an unlockable bootloader for several...
  14. DroidModderX

    Snapdragon 820 Galaxy S7 Has Root!

    When the Galaxy S7 released here in the US we were all pretty happy to see that the device came loaded with a Snapdragon 820 chip. Qualcomm processors have always been pretty well received by the development community. Then we found out that no US variant would come with an unlockable...
  15. DroidModderX

    Unlocking Your Moto G4 and G4 Plus Bootloader

    Lenovo has just released the new Moto G4 and G4 Pus. There isn't too much of a difference between these devices. They both feature 5.5" 1080p screens, Octacore Snapdragon 617 processors, 2GB of RAM, and Android 6.0.1. The Plus version includes a slightly better camera and finger print scanner...
  16. DroidModderX

    Relock Your HTC 10 Bootloader With Sunshine!

    The Sunshine app is the go to app for Motorola and HTC devices. The app allows you to easily bootloader unlock and even S-Off your devices. It is the only one click automated solution. The app has just been updated and now allows you to safely relock your HTC 10 bootloader. Apparently HTC...
  17. DroidModderX

    The European LG V10 Is Now Supported By LG's Bootloader Unlock Tool.

    LG has already offered an official method for unlocking the bootloader of the European LG G4 and G5, but now they have decided to add the LG V10. This is great for anyone who has been waiting and hoping to be able to flash cusotm roms to their V10! This will only work if you have already updated...
  18. DroidModderX

    Sunshine Bootloader Unlock Blocked In Droid Turbo 6.0 Update

    If you had plans on Bootloader Unlocking your Droid Turbo you should do that prior to accepting the Android 6.0 update. If you have already updated your device you may be out of luck. This new update patches the Sunshine app. It is nice to see OEMs plug up security holes so this is really a good...
  19. DroidModderX

    Root the HTC 10 And Keep Radio Working!

    Apparently when rooting and especially when S-Offing the HTC 10 users have been experiencing some issues with their radio.I believe this is due to the auto encrypt. JCase has figured out a way to root the HTC 10 and keep your radio working. You will need to head to htcdev.com and follow the...
  20. DroidModderX

    TWRP Is Available For The LG G5!

    Custom Recovery has finally made its way to the LG G5. Now before you get too excited this is currently only available for the international variant H850. The international variant is the only version of the device that has an official bootloader unlock method from LG. The other variants are...
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