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By Mangtas_666, Senior Member on 22nd May 2014, 12:19 AM
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I'm planning to buy Z2 but I wanna make sure that the one that I purchase is bootloader unlock able can anybody give me a guide on buying my z2 please.

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22nd May 2014, 05:27 AM |#2  
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Sure, buy an unlocked version. All carrier branded units will not be bootloader unlockable. I have read that 3 branded in the UK has the ability to unlock the bootloader but the safest bet is non-carrier branded.

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22nd May 2014, 10:04 AM |#3  
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Sure, buy an unlocked version. All carrier branded units will not be bootloader unlockable. I have read that 3 branded in the UK has the ability to unlock the bootloader but the safest bet is non-carrier branded.

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Thank you so much for the reply augie7107 now I'm confident in buying this monster phone.. Tnx

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22nd May 2014, 06:32 PM |#4  
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Quote:
Originally Posted by augie7107

Sure, buy an unlocked version. All carrier branded units will not be bootloader unlockable. I have read that 3 branded in the UK has the ability to unlock the bootloader but the safest bet is non-carrier branded.

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I can confirm that in Norway at least Telenor is allowing unlocking of the bootloader. Word I have heard is that here, none of the carriers lock their bootloaders, or at least with the Z2 none of them are removing the ability to unlock.
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