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[GUIDE] [T-Mobile] Unlock Bootloader, Install Custom Recovery, Root, S-Off

2nd September 2014, 07:31 PM   |  #111  
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Use the method of "sunshine"

I already did, I had to pay 25 dollars but I have s-off, I do not understand is that I could not with this new device if it is in theory as above.
16th September 2014, 10:45 PM   |  #112  
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hey i wasnt able to fastboot boot twrp it just booted to os i get the feeling i shouldnt flash it
hboot v3.18
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This guide is for the T-Mobile HTC One M8. Bootloader Version: 3.16.0.0000

So I have my M8 and am getting tired of stock already. So I think I'm getting close to rooting this puppy. I do have one question before I continue however.

Can someone please explain why we should choose "All Other Supported Models" on HTC's Unlock Bootloader page and not our actual phone? I see it's listed and just don't understand why we wouldn't choose the correct option.

Also, I've been using Cyanogenmod on my other rooted devices. Anyone have feedback on that with this phone? Is there a ROM that might work better or is more highly recommended with this device?
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Ok so let me get this straight...
I have a M8 Tmo and the HBOOT is 3.18.0.000 the HBOOT required to make use of this thread is 3.16.0.0000 and from googling it seems the only way to achieve s-off is to purchase Sunshine http://theroot.ninja/ $25
Is there no other way? I just asking for my sake and anyone else that might be concern as there's no indication in OP about it.
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Ok so let me get this straight...
I have a M8 Tmo and the HBOOT is 3.18.0.000 the HBOOT required to make use of this thread is 3.16.0.0000 and from googling it seems the only way to achieve s-off is to purchase Sunshine http://theroot.ninja/ $25
Is there no other way? I just asking for my sake and anyone else that might be concern as there's no indication in OP about it.

I just got this phone from Tmo as well and although I haven't rooted it yet, yes, this is what I have found in preparation. Sunshine is the only way for us.
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