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[Q] Just Bought a Note 3

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By moonmanxo, Senior Member on 21st April 2014, 01:45 AM
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Hey there.. Just got a note 3 on 4.2.2 Is there a root method AT ALL? Or anything I can do? Or am I doomed to a truly stock device?
 
 
21st April 2014, 01:54 AM |#2  
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4.2.2 or 4.4.2

4.2.2=yes. kingo root
4.4.2= doomed for now.

And please remember that questions go in the QA section.

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21st April 2014, 02:04 AM |#3  
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4.4.2 is currently doomed. There is a bounty out though for a full unlock and root.
21st April 2014, 02:08 AM |#4  
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how much you got it for? if you got it full price off contract, you should return it and get the tmobile one. that one has root and unlocked bootloader.
21st April 2014, 06:20 AM |#5  
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Originally Posted by pham818

how much you got it for? if you got it full price off contract, you should return it and get the tmobile one. that one has root and unlocked bootloader.

I got it as an upgrade since I have AT&T... This is a REAL bummer.. I always root or jailbreak my phones..
21st April 2014, 12:35 PM |#6  
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The N3 (att) is an amazing phone ruined with a locked bootloader

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22nd April 2014, 03:40 AM |#7  
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Moderator Edit: Link Removed.

No custom recoveries if the bootloader is locked.

Also please refrain from spamming and trying to sell anything on here like you just did. It's against the rules. Please re-read the rules before you get banned.
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22nd April 2014, 03:59 AM |#8  
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Quote:
Originally Posted by moonmanxo

I got it as an upgrade since I have AT&T... This is a REAL bummer.. I always root or jailbreak my phones..

As far as I'm concerned this is a fantastic device. If you happen to be on 4.3, it's better now because you can root it. 4.4, you can't; not yet at least. Personally I'm got mine last month on 4.3, rooted it.
Either way, it's an outstanding device with a temporary hiccup. Every device has at least one.
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