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By Drixnya, Junior Member on 13th June 2014, 09:14 PM
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To start off, I know that rooting will trip the Knox counter (as of now) thus voiding my Samsung warranty.

What I would like to know is if this really matters, since I pay for insurance through my carrier (MetroPCS) any issues I have can be solved that way. Yes there would be a deductible but I wouldn't mind that so much as I would like having a rooted s5.

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14th June 2014, 12:23 AM |#2  
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tbh most insurance companies look for any way out of paying claims no way to know till you try to claim unless we have an assessor as an xda member who can shed more light on the subject.

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Yeah I think they might be checking, we just don't have much information on it. Users never report back. If I'm you I wouldn't root just yet, might make your insurance monthly payment null

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They cant check if the phone is lost or stolen....

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15th June 2014, 02:29 PM |#5  
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Very good points from all of you

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16th June 2014, 01:50 AM |#6  
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They cant check if the phone is lost or stolen....

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Pretty much.. Sending it or not they will charge you same amount.

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16th June 2014, 01:59 AM |#7  
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check this, it may be interesting for you http://forum.xda-developers.com/show...utmk=190489512
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