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"Unlocked" icon on boot screen?

17th June 2011, 04:12 PM |#1  
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I just picked up a Tab 10.1 from Best Buy, and I noticed that there is a large "unlocked" icon at the bottom of the first boot screen.

What does this mean? Is the bootloader somehow unlocked already?
 
 
17th June 2011, 04:28 PM |#2  
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wow nice.

do you have access to flash in recovery? do you have bootloader access (that you can interact with)? do you have odin access (that you can interact with)?
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17th June 2011, 04:36 PM |#3  
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Let's hope its unlocked

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17th June 2011, 04:39 PM |#4  
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I noticed the same thing. btw...the 32gb metalic grey rocks.

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17th June 2011, 06:47 PM |#5  
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My grey 16gb did as well.

17th June 2011, 06:54 PM |#6  
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Same here on my grey 32GB but I can't get into bootloader. That unlocked padlock was the indicator on my Nexus S that the bootloader was unlocked so I'm hopeful that means it it on this too!
17th June 2011, 06:56 PM |#7  
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Same here! unlocked symbol on my 32 gb white from BB! feeling good about this

when i press power and v- it brings up odin3 download mode (protocol v2) and shows and android character, "downloading" underneath him "do not turn off target" "waiting usb cable"
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17th June 2011, 07:03 PM |#8  
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You guys should try to root. The White version is locked.

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17th June 2011, 07:04 PM |#9  
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You guys should try to root. The White version is locked.

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Wouldnt that be hilarious if the best buy exclusive white version was locked, and the grey one isnt.

17th June 2011, 07:26 PM |#10  
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You guys should try to root. The White version is locked.

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I hope not, I wanted to get the white.
dsh apparently has the white version, so I'm still hopeful.
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