Asus Transformer Pad Infinity TF700T tablet can now be boot loader unlocked and in the due course of this article we will be checking out the same. Please note that this procedure can only be applied for devices on the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS version tablet. Once the device is boot loader unlocked, you can then root the device and install many custom ROM firmwares including the AOKP releases of Jellybean 4.1 firmwares which we will be coming up very soon. Also, you can then install the apps which need the root access.
Once the boot loader is unlocked, you device will lose the warranty, to restore the lost warranty, you need to re lock the boot loader. Before proceeding to the detailed guide, you need to go through the express pre requisites mentioned below and then followed by the detailed guide on how to unlock the boot loader of Asus Transformer Pad Infinity TF700T tablet.
Disclaimer: Follow all the instructions carefully mentioned in this article, we should not be held responsible in any manner if your Asus Transformer Pad Infinity TF700T tablet doesn’t boot up or gets bricked due to not following the instructions.
SMS – Use “SMS Backup & Restore app”,
Contacts – Sync with the Gmail application,
Images, Songs, Videos, Files – Copy to internal / External SD Card,
APN and MMS Settings – Note down from the path “Applications > Settings > Wireless and Network > Mobile Networks > Access Point Names”
Ensure that your Asus Transformer Pad Infinity TF700T tablet is left with the minimum of 60% so as to make sure that the device doesn’t get switched Off in the middle of firmware update. Turn off the antivirus applications in your Asus Transformer Pad Infinity TF700T as these tools generally interrupt the procedure of boot loader unlock.
So assuming that you have followed all the instructions mentioned above, you can now head to next section where we have summed up a detailed guide on how to apply the update.
Procedure to Unlock Boot loader of Asus Transformer Pad Infinity TF700T tablet:
- First up you need to Download the UnLock_Device_App_V7.apk file in your computer, connect your device to the computer and place the same in your device. Ensure that you are not placing the file deep into the device and once you place the apk file, you need to disconnect the device and open the device unlocked tool which you can download it from here.
- Now, you will see the Asus Conditions Scroll down and agree to the terms and then Asus Conditions “I accept” Big button “remove the device by pressing the lock” after which you will see that the email account will have to be entered and then after entering the password, tap on “Ok” option.
- Once the device is rebooted, you will have to reboot the device and then after rebooting you will see on the left corner that the “Device is unlocked”. You can also refer the below video for more on an interactive manner.
Note: Just in case if the Asus Transformer Pad Infinity TF700T tablet doesn’t boot up or say gets into the boot loop sequence, you need to long press the power button or reinsert the battery to turn off the device and retry the whole process from start.
So there you go, you have now successfully unlocked the boot loader in your Asus Transformer Pad Infinity TF700T tablet. Do share with us in the comments section just in case if you face any issues as we will try our level best to sort out the same.