Today we will guide you on How to unlock Bootloader on HomTom HT5. If you want to install any custom Recovery or want to root your device. Then the first step in doing so is unlocking Bootloader of your device. So today in this article, we will guide you through the process of unlocking the bootloader on HomTom HT5.
Talking about the specifications, HomTom HT5 features a 5-inch IPS HD display with a screen resolution of 1280 x 720 Pixels. It is powered by MediaTek MT6735 64-bit Processor coupled with 1GB of RAM. The phone packs 16GB internal memory with expandable storage support of 32GB via microSD card. The camera on the HomTom HT5 comes with 8MP rear camera with dual-LED dual-tone flash and 2MP front camera for selfies. It is backed by a Non-Removable 4250mAh Lithium-ion Polymer Battery.
What is Bootloader?
A Bootloader is a code which runs when we turn on our device. This code initializes some hardware and then loads the kernel and ramdisk, and gets the boot process going. So this process is known as Bootloader. The same concept applies to all the technical stuff such as Laptop, PC, Smartphones and any such device. Every Android OEM manufacturers lock the bootloader even though it is an Open Source. So if you want to try any CUSTOM ROM, it is impossible to load the CUSTOM ROM without the Unlock Bootloader.
Steps to Unlock Bootloader on HomTom HT5
- First of all, Enable Developer Mode on the HomTom HT5
- Launch the Settings application
- Scroll down and tap on the Developer Options option
- Toggle the OEM Unlock option on
- Confirm by tapping the enable option.
- That’s it! You have unlocked the bootloader on your HomTom HT5.
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So, guys, this is how you can unlock the bootloader on your HomTom HT5. After unlocking the bootloader, you can flash custom ROM, install TWRP or any other task you want. If you are facing difficulty in any step then let us know via the comment box below. We will be happy to help you out.