HTC the word says much about itself, as known by all it is a technology innovating company developing smartphones and tablets and has its headquarters in New Taipei City, Taiwan. The company started with formulating the Windows mobile OS running smartphones providing people to have a classic and unique way of accessing phones. HTC gives a tough competition to fellow companies like Samsung, LG and etc through its products and innovative features making the user to encounter a great experience while accessing the smartphone or tablet form the developer. Many people find the devices of the company more unique and inventive when compared with several other companies.

The company recently launched the successor of its worldly popular and acknowledged smartphone HTC One M7 and provided some groundbreaking features to make the users to have an incredible user experience through HTC One M8. The smartphone has plenty of changes for making people to drool over it like the Dual Rear Camera to provide a three dimensional view to the captured image. We have a guide aiding you to root the awesome smartphone and have access to great productivity features which can be done after rooting it. Through the root you can get most of the smartphone which will aid you to unlock the HTC One M8 bootloader.

HTC One M8

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Unlocking HTC One M8 Bootloader:

There are various things which should be kept in mind:

  1. Make sure that the Battery of your HTC One M8 is charged up to 70%
  2. Ensure that you have created a backup of the data important for you as the unlocking process of the bootloader will surely clear all the data present.
  3. Check that all the needed USB Drivers for the HTC One M8 are there installed on the system.

Step 1:

Get the fastboot zip from the link provided and extract the file contents, then save the folder in which the extracted files are there.

Step 2:

Now create a HTC account on the HTCDev website and verify the email address. After the verification log-in the HTCDev account, make sure that the HTC One M8 is not with the system. Enter into fastboot mode through holding the Volume Down and Power button at the same moment. On seeing the HTC logo release the keys.


Step 3:

Select the FASTBOOT and press the power key to perform the boot. Connect the HTC One M8 to the system through the USB cable and on connection you will see FASTBOOT USB on your M8 screen.

Step 4;

Go to the folder where you have extracted the contents of the fastboot zip and open CMD on the system. Type the command fastboot oem get_identifier_token then copy the token list present between Identifier token start and Identifier Token End.


Step 5:

After copying you have to go HTC Dev pag then to the My Device Identifier Token and paste the token copied in the above step. Click on submit after doing so. Now the email will come from HTC Dev with the Unlock_code.bin download the file and copy it on fastboot folder.

Step 6:

Close the previous CMD and reopen a new one and type in the following command fastboot flash unlocktoken Unlock_code.bin. The smartphone will boot and will showcase the Unlock bootloader screen. Use the Volume Up button for YES and hit the power key for accepting the process.

After this HTC One M8 will reboot and will unlock the bootloader, disconnect the smartphone after the device properly boots up.

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