HTC announces timeframe for unlocked bootloader updates

By Jos · 7 replies
Jul 11, 2011
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  1. Keeping up with their promise to make smartphones more root-friendly, HTC has now provided a general timeframe for bringing bootloader unlocking to its newest Android phones. Apparently the process will…

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  2. chaboi390

    chaboi390 TS Rookie Posts: 83

    Wow, that was unexpected. Most Companies won't think twice of their decision. That's really cool HTC !
  3. Inarius03

    Inarius03 TS Member Posts: 25

    Basic business tip: give the people what they want, and they will buy it. Excellent move, HTC.
  4. bimboy56

    bimboy56 TS Rookie

    Another reason why I want to go HTC. just fearing the qHD compatibility :S
  5. MilwaukeeMike

    MilwaukeeMike TS Evangelist Posts: 2,875   +1,206

    Call me a noob, but this means my HTC sprint phone can be made to work on a Verizon network or or AT&T if I want to change cell providers, right? I just hope 'other devices' includes my EVO.
  6. jobeard

    jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 10,838   +896

    not really buddy.
    Verizon uses CDMA technology and AT&T uses GSM - - incompatible devices.
    Rumor on the street is Verizon will soon support a branded iPhone that has both - -
  7. Already happened my uncle had at&t before he switched to Verizon he just called them up and they sent him a sim card to use with Verizon
  8. jobeard

    jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 10,838   +896

    can you identify the make/model of his phone?

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