Although after 2011 HTC started releasing devices with unlocked bootloader. But HTC 10 comes with an exception. Although there are some versions with unlocked bootloader which can be bought directly from HTC website. But mostly HTC 10 come with locked bootloader.
HTC 10 is one of the most stunning Android smartphone of 2016. It has all it takes to be one of the best phone, its standing strong against the latest competitor phones like Galaxy S7 and LG G5. HTC is known for producing high quality smartphones. One thing that HTC lacks in, is its software or you may call it sense operating system. Although the HTC 10 comes with almost stock Android and it gives you experience of almost pure Android 6.0.1. Talking about other features, HTC 10 has got the best front camera as compared to other smartphones. I have never seen better front camera on a Android device before. It’s battery is powerful and give great timing.
How to Unlock Bootloader of HTC 10
Now lets move on to our guide on how to unlock bootloader of HTC 10:
- First of all Enable USB debugging mode on your HTC 10. (Settings-> Select About Phone -> Locate Build number and tap it 7 times. Head back to settings page and locate Developers Options -> Enable USB debugging.)
- Now go to HTCDev Website.
- Login if you already have an account. Otherwise register your phone and make your account.
- Now click on Unlock Bootloader. You will see the screen as below.
- Select HTC 10 from the list.
- Now Accept the terms and condition and click on proceed.
- Now the website will guide you step by step on how to find IMEI of your phone and how to unlock your phone using it. In the process, they will request your e-mail and IMEI , and after that they will send the code with the token list that you need to place in the ADB command.
See the video below, if you still have any confusion.
That’s all from my side. If you have any query or issue feel free to ask me in the comments. You can also drop your feedback regarding this Bootloader lock and how it is annoying to unlock bootloader of HTC 10.