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[Q] ICS update with unlocked Bootloader?

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By cannuks76, Member on 26th February 2012, 12:21 AM
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ok, so this might sound N00bish, but i wanted to know when the Atrix ICS update rolls out, will i be able to update OTA with an unlocked bootloader?
 
 
26th February 2012, 04:34 PM |#2  
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Nobody knows the answers to your questions. Motorola is keeping this under tight wraps, for all we know know, we may be done with at gb, and the only way to get ics is with unofficial roms.

I am only speculating at this point, but I would assume having an unlocked boot loader should have no effect on the update, but if u can install a custom rom , why bother with the bloat ware?
26th February 2012, 05:41 PM |#3  
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ok, so this might sound N00bish, but i wanted to know when the Atrix ICS update rolls out, will i be able to update OTA with an unlocked bootloader?

If you are anything but stock, i.e. rooted, frozen/deleted any Blur apps, etc., you won't be able to OTA until you are back to stock again. As for the unlocked bootloader, no idea if that will stop you.
27th February 2012, 05:21 PM |#4  
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Motorola has "officially" added the Atrix to the ICS update list:

https://forums.motorola.com/pages/00add97d6c

Just an FYI, I agree that staying with a custom ROM is the way to go.

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Nobody knows the answers to your questions. Motorola is keeping this under tight wraps, for all we know know, we may be done with at gb, and the only way to get ics is with unofficial roms.

27th February 2012, 08:46 PM |#5  
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Motorola has "officially" added the Atrix to the ICS update list:

https://forums.motorola.com/pages/00add97d6c

Just an FYI, I agree that staying with a custom ROM is the way to go.

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28th February 2012, 12:30 AM |#6  
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Just flash CM9 now or wait until Neutrino CM9 comes out and you'll have ICS and no junk/bloat with it.
28th February 2012, 01:46 AM |#7  
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^^^ Agreed and I'm sure moto-ics won't be that great anyhow.

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2nd March 2012, 05:17 PM |#8  
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thanks everyone for the answers, i think ill stick to CM9 and plus the backup of the stock ROM is almost 4 months old lol (I.E lots of apps missing if they do release the official update, at that point there will be a CM11 coming out with Jelly Bean
2nd March 2012, 05:22 PM |#9  
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^^^ Agreed and I'm sure moto-ics won't be that great anyhow.

#Sent from my God given Atrix 4G

Most people know that Moto-ICS wont be that great...what we are looking forward are the official ICS Tegra 2 drivers for our device, so we can actually have a fully working and stable CM9 rom.
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