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[Q] if new phone came post-OTA will that be s-off able?

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20th April 2014, 07:27 PM   |  #1  
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if a newly purchased comes with the newer build, is it possible to achieve s-off on that?
20th April 2014, 09:58 PM   |  #2  
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Yes the s-off method still works with this OTA.

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21st April 2014, 04:31 AM   |  #3  
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Yes the s-off method still works with this OTA.

Sent from my HTC One M8.

You 100% sure? I'm deciding what to do first. Update or root/s off

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21st April 2014, 04:34 AM   |  #4  
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Yes I took the update and didn't have any problems. Just got the phone last night, took the update, s-off'ed and installed a custom recovery. All worked perfectly.

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21st April 2014, 06:57 AM   |  #5  
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Yes I took the update and didn't have any problems. Just got the phone last night, took the update, s-off'ed and installed a custom recovery. All worked perfectly.

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Thanks. I hope the process is just as smooth on a device that has factory loaded the new build.
21st April 2014, 08:02 PM   |  #6  
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I saw this thread and thought I was Sol just picked up the m8 and reading up on s-off and root and his scared me as I wasn't aware of an ota for the m8 already.

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I saw this thread and thought I was Sol just picked up the m8 and reading up on s-off and root and his scared me as I wasn't aware of an ota for the m8 already.

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so see if you have the new build factory installed. try s-off and let us know how it goes.
22nd April 2014, 05:02 AM   |  #8  
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so see if you have the new build factory installed. try s-off and let us know how it goes.

Well I didn't have the ota but I did s-off and root feels nice being able to install a custom ROM.

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