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How safe is triangle away?

24th February 2014, 11:25 PM   |  #1  
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I have an s3 that in download mode shows a flash count of 4 I am Knox free (thank god) I have checked out triangle away and it gives a warning of potential brick. I just curious if anyone has bricked resetting the flash count on their device.

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25th February 2014, 12:44 AM   |  #2  
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I have an s3 that in download mode shows a flash count of 4 I am Knox free (thank god) I have checked out triangle away and it gives a warning of potential brick. I just curious if anyone has bricked resetting the flash count on their device.

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I've used it several times on my friends' phones with no issues.

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25th February 2014, 02:59 AM   |  #3  
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As long as you are Knox free you're good

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26th February 2014, 01:14 AM   |  #4  
Without the 4.3 OTA, it will perform magnificently. With KNOX, it'll hard brick via a corrupted bootloader. I've revived from a corrupted bootloader but it isn't fun or guaranteed. Enjoy the KNOX-free as long as possible.

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26th February 2014, 01:39 PM   |  #5  
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Without the 4.3 OTA, it will perform magnificently. With KNOX, it'll hard brick via a corrupted bootloader. I've revived from a corrupted bootloader but it isn't fun or guaranteed. Enjoy the KNOX-free as long as possible.

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My s3 will never have KNOX as long as I own it.

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My s3 will never have KNOX as long as I own it.

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1st March 2014, 10:24 PM   |  #7  
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Triangle Away only works on ICS bootloaders. Useless if you are on JB, it will start counting every time you enter in recovery.

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2nd March 2014, 06:35 PM   |  #8  
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Are you trying to sell the phone? I believe the warranty is over for this phone so I wouldnt worry about it unless it bothers you. If you decide to take the plunge read read and read Chainfires thread for that apk.

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