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Flashing official firmware from other regions

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By chriswhiz, Member on 30th March 2014, 11:59 AM
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Hi all,

I got my N9005 unit from the UAE, and brought it home here in the Philippines. Since it's very frustrating to realize that the UAE updates have been known to be notoriously delayed, I am considering flashing firmware from other regions, more specifically the ones for the Philippines.

This led me to certain questions:
1. Will it trip Knox, and therefore my warranty?
2. Will I still be able to get future updates via OTA?

any input will be greatly appreciated.
30th March 2014, 12:06 PM |#2  
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30th March 2014, 12:57 PM |#3  
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1. You don't even mention what firmware you are on and you ask about Knox. Talk less about where you bought but more about what you want. Must likely the answer is YES YES YES.
30th March 2014, 04:03 PM |#4  
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1- You can flash Official Firmware from other Regions it WONT trip Knox.Via odin PC
2- Yes you get future updates
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