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Does MetroPCS install CarrierIQ on their phones?


  1. MrHerbDaily

    MrHerbDaily Active Member


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  2. Metroid Prime

    Metroid Prime Oil Can!!! Oil Can!!! VIP Member

    Pretty interesting info there. Kinda creepy too. I moved this to the MetroPCS section. Cheers. :)
  3. Gman9831

    Gman9831 I'm no Senior Guide

  4. alfick3

    alfick3 Well-Known Member

    There was an app for this too. I remember checking this on my Optimus M and there wasn't carrier IQ at that point.
  5. MrHerbDaily

    MrHerbDaily Active Member

    Is there a way to check without rooting my phone?
  6. Gman9831

    Gman9831 I'm no Senior Guide

    I would believe carrierIQ would be installed is the system partition so to check would need root
  7. AndroidDroidOne

    AndroidDroidOne Well-Known Member

    I won't buy any phone that has Carrier IQ installed. In the past I actually returned a phone from another carrier because the device had Carrier IQ installed. I currently have the LG Motion 4G and it doesn't have Carrier IQ installed. There's several applications in the Play Store that can be installed such as Carrier IQ Detector that will tell you if a device has Carrier IQ installed or not.

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  8. Shabbypenguin

    Shabbypenguin Well-Known Member Developer

    metropcs doesnt and has never used carrieriq. most carriers have since stopped using it
    alfick3 and Gman9831 like this.
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