Post Profile

Pixel smartphones from the Google Store will have unlockable bootloaders

The Nexus line is dead, but it seems that the mod-friendly nature of Google devices isn’t. Google Pixel and Pixel XL phones purchased from the Google Store will have unlockable bootloaders, so you can mod them [...]
read more


Related Posts

Nexus 6P features e-fuse to permanently mark unlocking of the bootloader

Technology / Google : Android And Me

The Nexus line of devices have historically been fantastic developer devices because of their fast updates, availability of source code, and easy bootloader unlock and root methods. This has also attracted all the phone modders, who...

Pixels bought from Google will ship with unlockable bootloaders

Technology / Google : Android Authority

Google has confirmed that Pixel and Pixel XL phones bought from the Google Store will be rootable and ship with unlockable bootloaders.

Pixel & Pixel XL from Google Store shipping with unlockable bootloader

Technology / Google : Phandroid

With the new focus on a wider consumer audience, many technophiles were worried that Google would lock down the Pixel much like Apple does the iPhone. A Google spokesperson has confirmed the devices will feature unlockable bootloade...

Verizon to lock bootloader, handle system updates for its Pixel models

Technology / Google : Android And Me

Google has announced that the Pixel and Pixel XL will be coming exclusively to Verizon (outside of unlocked models of course). Google’s Nexus devices have never had a good relationship with carriers, and it seems that it isn’t much ...

Google sticks to 2-year requirement for Pixel updates

Technology / Google : Phandroid

Google has long implemented a 2-year guarantee of OS updates for their Nexus phones, and while that reassurance is nice, we were hoping that they'd extend that expectation a bit for the launch of the Pixel and Pixel XL. Sadly, those...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC