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Bricked Samsung S5?

Samsung S5

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ISGPeter

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Hi Guys long time no talk.

 

I have bricked my S5 phone and was wondering if there is a way to get it going again.

 

Purchased a new S8 some time ago which started having known issues out of the blue and needed to go back to Samsung. They won't give me a replacement phone so drag out my S5 to use in the meantime.

 

I did a factory reset on it which seemed to work but then it would not boot or started to boot but came up with the "set warranty bit : kernel" okay after reading a fair bit regarding this I downloaded Odin3 and the current firmware for the S5 and proceeded to load this. I kept on getting a Fail message on this and now I have a "set warranty bit : recovery" message on the S5 and cannot get around it.

 

It there something I can do now or have I totally bricked it and simply need to chuck it in the recycling bin?

 

Many thanks in anticipation.

 

Peter


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https://tutel.me/c/a... bit kernelquot

 

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Thanks SpywareDr.

I've been through a number of these types of answers without luck but I will follow this one through to see if there is anything a little different that might help.

Will report back.

Peter


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Thanks SpywareDr.

I've been through a number of these types of answers without luck but I will follow this one through to see if there is anything a little different that might help.

Will report back.

Peter

 

Nah can't get past the Android Recovery screen.

 

Already wasted a heap of time on this so I think in the bin it goes.

 

Cheers


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Sorry to hear it didn't work. :upset:


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oh well you get that fortunately it's an old phone so it doesn't matter.

 

Cheers

 

Peter


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Yeppirs, understood.


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