Originally Posted by markdmac
Rooting only voids the software warranty and does not void hardware warranty if the hardware is defective. VZW tries to scare people about rooting, but as long as you can reflash back to stock then they can't even get you on the software side.
The thing to be careful about is that you can damage the hardware by rooting. Things such as overclocking can fry your motherboard, fast charge could fry your charging port, etc. If they can prove that rooting is the cause of hardware failure, they/the oem have the right to deny the warranty.
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