The hidden menu does not give any access to anything. It is more like a information hidden menu. I have also been trying to root my phone 306sh. The moto g has almost same specs and software and they had to unlock bootloaader before rooting the ph...
In Canada they only sell with carriers. Telus koodo and bell. I put my wife's rogers sim in my koodo phone and asked for a unlock code. Even when you go to purchase a phone on alcatel website you can only purchase from the cell companies in Canada...
I love my new purchase. I have had it for 3 days now and using it all the time. Can't wait for a root to tweak this thing.
Only hidden menu's I have found so far is ##3282#. It shows a Data section. Just looking for some hidden menus that could help out on root or unlocks.