Support Selling my Nexus..deletion?

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by ztmike, Apr 28, 2010.

  1. ztmike

    ztmike Well-Known Member
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    What exactly do you do when you sell a unlocked phone? Obviously I'll want to delete my phone contacts but other than that..?

    It is hacked with CyanogenMod.
     

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  2. Roze

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    Do a factory reset? lol
     
  3. ztmike

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    That won't erase CyanogenMod itself will it?
     
  4. Roze

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    Someone correct me if I'm wrong, but I believe you'd have to flash the original Rom back.
     
  5. ztmike

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    lol I just sold it, put it up on Craigslist and sold it within a half hour.

    Did the data reset, and it didn't delete the hacked mod. Guy just came up and we talked for like a half hour and now to cancel my T Mobile account.

    ..I regret having Google carve my name into it though..I could of easily got $500 for it, but only got $420 for it with the desktop dock included, and a rubber case.
     
  6. Roze

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    That's why I didn't personalize my Nexus since I want the maximum money I can get from it when I decide to sell it in the future. :)
     
  7. jettrue

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    Hee hee, it looks like your name is mike, too bad you couldn't sell it to someone named mike. :p

    I like the idea of some guy running around with someone elses name on his phone. ;) His friends will think he stole it.

    Did he buy it with cyanogen? I almost bought one on ebay with it.
     
  8. ztmike

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    Yea CyanogenMod was still on it with a automatic updater.
     
  9. Talderon

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    Heh... It's amazing around here how many people are scared to root their own phones. I charge $50 to root Android Phones and I root about 2-8 per week (with installation of custom ROM's).

    Have mostly been rooting N1's and putting the Desire ROM's on them.

    I offer no additional support after the fact. I include a "fact sheet" with them with links to resources to get their own help... :)
     
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