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Iconia A700 and A701 are two of Acer’s latest tablets which is somewhat similar to that of the current Iconia A510. Now, XDA forum members ZeroNull and alx5962 has come with a solution to unlock the bootloader of these devices and root them. Unlocking the bootloader of these devices is gonna be a very easy procedure using the ‘fastboot oem unlock’ method.

Acer Iconia A700

Below are the steps to unlock the bootloader of Acer Iconia A700 / A701:

  • At first go to Android sdk and select the ‘platform-tools’ folder
  • Open a terminal window and run this command: adb reboot – bootloader
  • The device reboots, then type: fastboot oem unlock
  • Press the Volume up button to select Unlock and use Volume Down button to confirm it.
  • Enter ‘fastboot reboot-bootloader’ to restart the device

That’s the end of the business!

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