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Support Questions about carriers and modding

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by lsutigers03, Jan 26, 2011.

  1. lsutigers03

    lsutigers03 Well-Known Member
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    AT&T sold the X10 on contract anyone think there's a chance they do that same with the Arc? Based on the past can Sony Ericsson devices be easily modded?
     

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  2. AndreaCristiano

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    Im gonna say yes especially since it looks like an april launch
     
  3. lsutigers03

    lsutigers03 Well-Known Member
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    Ok cool. Do you know anything about SE's policy on boodloaders?
     
  4. AndreaCristiano

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    I recall the x10 was completely rooted and ROM I think it will stay that way. So I don't believe they lock it down
     
  5. lsutigers03

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    Thanks. Hopefully AT&T gets this phone. If the Atrix has the issue that was being discussed today I may go with the Arc.
     
  6. AndreaCristiano

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    me im still leaning inspire or nexus S
     
  7. solidkevin

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    Hopefully it changes with the arc but the x10 was really locked down it took a long time for the xda devs to root and put roms on it, even know it still is not running roms perfect like the hd2, and others.
     
  8. KTP

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    SE wont release the bootloader, as already said the X10 is heavily locked and i dont expect the Arc to be any easier to root/modify once released but maybe methods used for the X10 will lead to faster modding of the Arc
     

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