November 30th, 2011, 09:33 AM
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Originally Posted by binary visions
All bootloaders are locked. It's for security.
The Nexus line just has an easy unlock command - so yes, you have to unlock the bootloader on the Nexus. Unlike a lot of phones, though, you just have to issue the fastboot oem unlock command to do it, though.
But yeah... it does wipe the phone.
Good info, thanks.
I'd probably know that.........if moto didn't encrypt thier bootloader.