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29th March 2014, 08:52 PM |#1  
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Do y'all think we will be able to s-off/unlock the t-mobile m8 boot loader?

If not I'd rather deal with the dev edition since I'm in a 1900 reframed area and am not dependent on the tmobile model bands.
 
 
30th March 2014, 04:28 PM |#2  
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Do y'all think we will be able to s-off/unlock the t-mobile m8 boot loader?

If not I'd rather deal with the dev edition since I'm in a 1900 reframed area and am not dependent on the tmobile model bands.

Honestly, yeah we should be able to do the Dev unlock through HTC and then s-off will come later

Also, how do you know that you're in the reframed area?? I'd love to see if I am also.
30th March 2014, 04:53 PM |#3  
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Honestly, yeah we should be able to do the Dev unlock through HTC and then s-off will come later



Also, how do you know that you're in the reframed area?? I'd love to see if I am also.


Here's the official list:
http://support.t-mobile.com/communit...oredirect=true


There's also an unofficial user contributed map floating around.
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Bootloader is locked but you can unlock it with HTC Dev

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8th April 2014, 01:56 AM |#5  
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verizon version got s off
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Firewater Devs Release S-Off for the HTC One M8!

Has anyone been able to try this on T-Mobiles version of the M8? I know some people out there already have the Tmo version before the official release date this Friday. I probably won't be buying one until June or July.
8th April 2014, 03:34 PM |#7  
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Firewater Devs Release S-Off for the HTC One M8!

Has anyone been able to try this on T-Mobiles version of the M8? I know some people out there already have the Tmo version before the official release date this Friday. I probably won't be buying one until June or July.

Yes, confirmed working on pre release t mobile units.
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9th April 2014, 05:22 PM |#8  
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Does anyone know if Weak Sauce Root Method works on the T-Mobile variant?

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10th April 2014, 07:53 AM |#9  
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Does anyone know if Weak Sauce Root Method works on the T-Mobile variant?

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WeakSauce does NOT work on T-Mobile.

However, from my personal experience with a T-Mobile variant this evening, HTCDev works to unlock it. You can then subsequently root the device through custom Recovery, then use Firewater to S-Off.
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10th April 2014, 06:24 PM |#10  
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Thank you very very much for the reply. I kind of figured the HTC unlock would work but was going to try to avoid it if possible and just use root to obtain S-Off. Oh well. Voided warranty here I come. Lol

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WeakSauce does NOT work on T-Mobile.

However, from my personal experience with a T-Mobile variant this evening, HTCDev works to unlock it. You can then subsequently root the device through custom Recovery, then use Firewater to S-Off.

Meant to quote your post

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