1. Jon Jackson's Avatar
    There's a $18,000 Bounty for Unlocking the Samsung Galaxy S5

    There's a $18,000 Bounty for Unlocking the Samsung Galaxy S5
    05-29-2014 04:34 PM
  2. CarrierPigeon's Avatar
    If I manage to unlock it, I will provide the solution free of charge.
    It is not nice to take money from fellow Android users.

    Alternatively, if I'm forced to accept the money, I'll donate the
    entire sum to the local ASPCA.
    Jon Jackson and dougie1792 like this.
    05-29-2014 04:55 PM
  3. Jon Jackson's Avatar
    If I manage to unlock it, I will provide the solution free of charge.
    It is not nice to take money from fellow Android users.

    Alternatively, if I'm forced to accept the money, I'll donate the
    entire sum to the local ASPCA.
    Like a sir.
    05-29-2014 04:58 PM
  4. monicakm's Avatar
    If this phone can't be rooted yet because no one has "unlocked" it, why do so many assume or want to know if one's phone is rooted?
    05-29-2014 10:41 PM
  5. monicakm's Avatar
    Yeah I'm keeping this on the front page until someone answers it. If there are rooted S5 phones out there then what does it mean that this phone hasn't been unlocked yet so that it can be rooted? I'm sure it's a no brainer to some of you
    but I lost my self labeled geek certification a couple years ago 😜
    05-30-2014 09:47 AM
  6. Jon Jackson's Avatar
    LOL..yeah I'm not sure I understand either....dozens of S5 owners are always asking is your phone rooted? And I could have sworn I have read here that people HAVE rooted their S5.
    05-30-2014 09:50 AM
  7. PolarBear8's Avatar
    I have heard that the S5 has been rooted on a few carriers but not verizon.
    05-30-2014 09:54 AM
  8. ab304945's Avatar
    I have heard that the S5 has been rooted on a few carriers but not verizon.
    Sprint's and I believe tmobile, and international, are rooted. The AOL have an unlocked boot loader. Verizon and att has a locked boot loader

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    05-30-2014 10:08 AM
  9. al3azim's Avatar
    The money is to unlock the ATT and Verizon variants of the S5. The others have been rooted as theit bootloader was already unlocked.
    05-30-2014 10:10 AM
  10. monicakm's Avatar
    Well that was simple Thanks guys!
    05-30-2014 10:28 AM

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