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    Thread [MOD][DEV] MediaTek / MTK - Auth Bypass (SLA/DAA) - Utility

    As some of you have already noticed, a couple of weeks ago @Dinolek and I published a utility, that allows bypassing authentication on MTK devices. The tool is based on an exploit dubbed kamakiri, which was originally found by @xyz` and released for the Amazon FireTV Stick 4K (mantis) What does...
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    Thread [UNLOCK][ROOT][TWRP][UNBRICK] Fire TV Stick 4K (mantis)

    NOTE: There have been multiple reports of devices with serial numbers containing VM190 or higher being shipped with DL-Mode disabled in BROM. These devices cannot be unlocked using kamakiri. These devices do not show up at all on USB when shorted. After the old bootrom-exploit (amonet) we've...
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    Thread [UNLOCK][ROOT][TWRP][UNBRICK] Fire HD 8 2018 (karnak) amonet-3

    Read this whole guide before starting. This is for the 8th gen Fire HD8 (karnak). Current version: amonet-karnak-v3.0.1.zip This is based on xyz`s original work, but adds some features such as reboot to hacked BL. It also intends to simplify the installation process. If you are already...
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    Thread [UNLOCK][ROOT][TWRP][UNBRICK] Fire HD 8 2017 (douglas)

    Read this whole guide before starting. This is for the 7th gen Fire HD8 (douglas). Current version: amonet-douglas-v1.2.zip NOTE: This process does not require you to open your device, but should something go horribly wrong, be prepared to do so. NOTE: This process will modify the...
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    Thread [RECOVERY][mustang] TWRP touch recovery (Fire 7 2019/ 9th gen)

    *** Disclaimer *** All flashing is done at your own risk! While nothing from this thread should break your device, don't come back here blaming anyone if it does! Features: amonet-aware SDCard support USB-OTG support Backup/Restore support Downgrade/Overwrite-protection for LK/PL/TZ...
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    Thread [RECOVERY][karnak] TWRP touch recovery (Fire HD8 2018/ 8th gen)

    *** Disclaimer *** All flashing is done at your own risk! While nothing from this thread should break your device, don't come back here blaming anyone if it does! NOTE: This version of TWRP is intended to be used with the original unlock for karnak by xyz`. If you unlocked or updated...
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    Thread [UNLOCK][ROOT][TWRP][UNBRICK] Fire HD 10 2017 (suez)

    Read this whole guide before starting. This is for the 7th gen Fire HD10 (suez). Current version: amonet-suez-v1.1.2.zip NOTE: This process does not require you to open your device, but should something go horribly wrong, be prepared to do so. NOTE: This process will modify the...
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    Thread [UNLOCK][ROOT][TWRP][UNBRICK] Fire TV Stick 2nd gen (tank)

    Read this whole guide before starting. This is for the 2nd gen Fire TV Stick (tank) Current relase: amonet-tank-v1.2.2.zip NOTE: Recent reports indicate a change that disables brom DL-mode The change seems to have been introduced with devices that where manufactured in December 2019 or later...
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    Thread [UNLOCK][ROOT][TWRP][UNBRICK][DOWNGRADE] Fire 7 (ford and austin).

    Read this whole guide before starting. This is for the 5th gen Fire and 7th gen Fire Current Version 5th gen: amonet-ford-v1.4.1.zip 7th gen: amonet-austin-v1.4.1.zip What you need: A Linux installation or live-system A micro-USB cable If your Fire is on a newer preloader-version (or a 7th...
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    Thread [DOWNGRADE] [UNBRICK] [TWRP] any Fire 7 2015, any softbrick

    NOTE:This guide is deprecated, please refer to here Hi Everyone, Thanks to the awesome work of xyz` it's just a matter of time until all the MTK-Devices are hacked. :D For the Fire 7 2015 I present you a way to recover any brick and to downgrade any version to the 5.0.1 preloader/lk. This...
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    Thread [root][confirmed][5.1.1]

    CONFIRMED I've looked a bit arround how we could achieve root on the fire without TWRP. I don't have 5.1.1 installed, but I'm hoping the following is still possible. (I tested it on a brand-new fire, that never came in touch with TWRP or a custom rom) If someone could test this please...
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    Thread [KERNEL][MODULE][KEXEC][DEV] kexec for ford

    Trying to get kexec working on Fire, to bypass locked bootloader. XDA:DevDB Information KEXEC, Kernel for the Amazon Fire Contributors k4y0z Source Code: https://github.com/chaosmaster Kernel Special Features: kexec, atags Version Information Status: Alpha Created...