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By ocnbrze, Member on 14th June 2011, 07:04 AM
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ok so is there a way to root a japanese evo? it's hboot is 2.15. i haven't found any permanent root for it yet. i searched everywhere on the net so i'm not sure if it is possible.
 
 
14th June 2011, 09:32 AM |#2  
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Android Version: 2.2.1
Baseband Version: 2.15.00.05.06
Kernel Version: 2.6.32.17-g5b49f89
htc-kernel@and18-2 #2
Build Number: 1.15.970.1 CL343263 release-keys
Software Number: 1.15.970.1
Browser Version: WebKit 3.1
PRI Version: 2.11_01C
PRL Version: 01001
Hboot: 2.15.0001

Also, in case it'll help...
Radio:2.15.00.05.06
Model number ISW11HT
Hardware version 0005
Wimax MAC Address: F8 B :7F:28:99:30
14th June 2011, 09:36 AM |#3  
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No way to root any of the Evo's with updated software at the moment. The Japanese one because of their hboot and the US version because they fixed the GB exploit.
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14th June 2011, 09:45 AM |#4  
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Originally Posted by xHausx

No way to root any of the Evo's with updated software at the moment. The Japanese one because of their hboot and the US version because they fixed the GB exploit.

NOOOOOOOOO!!!!!! :'( Well, if the hboot gets cracked, do let us know!
14th June 2011, 10:32 AM |#5  
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Originally Posted by xHausx

No way to root any of the Evo's with updated software at the moment. The Japanese one because of their hboot and the US version because they fixed the GB exploit.

thanx hausx that is what i thought. boooo
15th June 2011, 06:26 AM |#6  
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I don't suppose there's a way to downgrade hboot to a rootable version?
15th June 2011, 06:35 AM |#7  
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I don't suppose there's a way to downgrade hboot to a rootable version?

いいえ 

Heh, but sorry, not at the moment. If you're on 2.10+, you can't.
16th June 2011, 03:36 PM |#8  
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i thought all evo's were Japanese..
28th August 2011, 02:21 PM |#9  
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Thumbs up rooted found
i rooted my htc evo wimax isw11ht

flash cynogenmod 7

i finally found it!!!!
28th August 2011, 04:22 PM |#10  
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Yup! Used Revolutionary to root, then flashed CM7. Works great!
28th August 2011, 06:04 PM |#11  
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What's the difference between a japanese EVO and a American one?

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