Google Play Music Customizations – XDA Xposed Tuesday

If Cyanogen Inc. has its way, you won’t be forced into the Google … more

Sony Xperia Z3 Lollipop Framework Ported to CM12

Android 5.0 for Xperia has a unique look and feel. You don’t have to get a Sony … more

Do You Use Recents as a Task Switcher?

Google introduced a revamped Recents interface with Lollipop in the hopes of making it easier for … more

YU Yureka All-in-One ToolBox (CM12S Only)

This packed toolbox by XDA Senior Member gohel.vishal makes many useful tweaks … more
Post Reply Subscribe to Thread Email Thread

[Q] Rooting & Warranty

15th February 2014, 04:01 AM |#1  
OP Junior Member
Thanks Meter: 0
 
3 posts
Join Date:Joined: Nov 2011
More
I just bought Nexus 5 yesterday .
the retailer shop said that my warranty will be void if i root the device .
the guy also said he can check my phone whether the phone have been rooted or not even if i unroot it .

So my question is, Is it possible to check the phone used to be rooted even if i unroot it?
or he just bluffing ?

Sorry for my bad english .
 
 
15th February 2014, 05:23 AM |#3  
Mr hOaX's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 2,016
 
566 posts
Join Date:Joined: Jan 2014
Donate to Me
Quote:
Originally Posted by nooneknow21

I just bought Nexus 5 yesterday .
the retailer shop said that my warranty will be void if i root the device .
the guy also said he can check my phone whether the phone have been rooted or not even if i unroot it .

So my question is, Is it possible to check the phone used to be rooted even if i unroot it?
or he just bluffing ?

Sorry for my bad english .

Even if you Root and unlock the boot loader, you can revert back to previous state which your warranty statement claims by following this thread http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2513701

Sent from my Nexus 5 using Tapatalk
The Following User Says Thank You to Mr hOaX For This Useful Post: [ View ]
15th February 2014, 07:55 AM |#4  
P.Mobile's Avatar
Senior Member
Flag RhOdE IsLAnD... 401
Thanks Meter: 936
 
4,348 posts
Join Date:Joined: Nov 2011
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by nooneknow21

I just bought Nexus 5 yesterday .
the retailer shop said that my warranty will be void if i root the device .
the guy also said he can check my phone whether the phone have been rooted or not even if i unroot it .

So my question is, Is it possible to check the phone used to be rooted even if i unroot it?
or he just bluffing ?

Sorry for my bad english .

why would u even say anything about root to him anyways?
The Following User Says Thank You to P.Mobile For This Useful Post: [ View ]
15th February 2014, 08:04 AM |#5  
OP Junior Member
Thanks Meter: 0
 
3 posts
Join Date:Joined: Nov 2011
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by P.Mobile

why would u even say anything about root to him anyways?

I didnt say anything about rooting. The guy told me himself.
15th February 2014, 08:06 AM |#6  
gee2012's Avatar
Recognized Contributor
Flag Heerlen
Thanks Meter: 3,458
 
9,330 posts
Join Date:Joined: Jul 2010
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by nooneknow21

I didnt say anything about rooting. The guy told me himself.

If you do as @Chromium said above warranty is fully restored.
The Following User Says Thank You to gee2012 For This Useful Post: [ View ]
15th February 2014, 08:09 AM |#7  
OP Junior Member
Thanks Meter: 0
 
3 posts
Join Date:Joined: Nov 2011
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by gee2012

If you do as @Chromium said above warranty is fully restored.

Thanks. Glad to hear that
15th February 2014, 08:13 AM |#8  
gee2012's Avatar
Recognized Contributor
Flag Heerlen
Thanks Meter: 3,458
 
9,330 posts
Join Date:Joined: Jul 2010
More
You`re welcome
Post Reply Subscribe to Thread
Previous Thread Next Thread
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes


Top Threads in Nexus 5 Q&A, Help & Troubleshooting by ThreadRank