1. still1's Avatar
    More lock down.

    "So, you were thinking about picking up a Kindle Fire HD, rooting it, and throwing a ROM on it for an impressive $200 tablet? Turns out that idea may not work out as well as we initially thought: both the Kindle Fire HD and the second gen KF have locked bootloaders. Bummer."

    The Kindle Fire HD And Second Gen Kindle Fire Both Have Locked Bootloaders
    09-16-2012 05:19 PM
  2. howarmat's Avatar
    Lots of devices with locked bootloaders, lots of very smart devs out there that will figure out how to get past it. Im not to worried that we wont get great ROMs for the device, just might take a little while longer
    09-16-2012 08:19 PM
  3. Joe the Insider's Avatar
    Who cares? You really made a thread just to tell us that? Not everybody wants to root their devices, maybe we appreciate amazons UI. If I wanted to root, I would have purchased a nexus 7.
    09-17-2012 10:57 PM
  4. Quietkvj#AC's Avatar
    I definitely don't mind. I plan to keep my Fire just the way it is.
    09-18-2012 07:41 AM
  5. Srambo217's Avatar
    Who cares? You really made a thread just to tell us that? Not everybody wants to root their devices, maybe we appreciate amazons UI. If I wanted to root, I would have purchased a nexus 7.
    Relax dude.

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    09-18-2012 01:29 PM
  6. von martt's Avatar
    Good to know...don't know what the ____ Joe has up his____....too many cold Buffalo winters maybe.
    Thanks
    10-02-2012 12:58 PM

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