Here we will guide you on how to unlock bootloader on HTC U12 Plus. If you are looking to install TWRP Recovery or even if you want to root your phone, then you may have to unlock the bootloader on your device. HTC U12 Plus device comes with bootloader locked. To unlock the bootloader, you can follow this guide.
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 HTC U12 Plus
- First of all, Enable Developer Mode on the HTC U12 Plus
- 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 HTC U12 Plus.
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I hope this guide was easy to enable the OEM unlock to unlock bootloader on HTC U12 Plus.
HTC U12 Plus Specifications:
Talking about the specifications, HTC U12 Plus features a 6-inch Super LCD6 display with a screen resolution of 2880 x 1440 Pixels. It is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SDM845, 64-bit Processor coupled with 6GB of RAM. The phone packs 64/128GB internal memory with expandable storage support of 256GB via microSD card. The camera on the HTC U12 Plus comes with a Dual 12MP + 16MP rear camera with dual-LED dual-tone flash and 8MP + 8MP front camera for selfies. It is backed by a Non-Removable 3,500 mAh Lithium-Polymer Battery. HTC U12 Plus also has a fingerprint sensor on he back.