Nexus 6P Has Hardware Fuse Which Blows Irreversibly On Bootloader Unlock

Nexus 6P Has Hardware Fuse Which Blows Irreversibly On Bootloader Unlock

Information has emerged that the Nexus 6P has a hardware “QFuse”, a hardware feature by Qualcomm which changes its state permanently on device unlocking. The blown fuse cannot be reversed via software, once triggered. This is a very surprising decision as Nexus devices are prime choice for developers and are one of the easiest to unlock.

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