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Does rooting my galaxy s6 void my insurance

Hi! I'm trying to find out if I root my galaxy s6 will it void my insurance. I pay the extra 11 dollars a month to jave my phone covered by sprint and I was wondering if I had a problem with my phone if they would still work on it?
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Re: Does rooting my galaxy s6 void my insurance

Hello Momma1211.

Yes, rooting will void the warranty in most mobile phones. Rooting has the potential risk of bricking the phone rendering it useless. The user is to be blamed and the manufacturer cannot be responsible for that, and one cannot expect them to replace the phone in that case.

 

Juan

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Juan
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Re: Does rooting my galaxy s6 void my insurance

Hello Momma1211.

Yes, rooting will void the warranty in most mobile phones. Rooting has the potential risk of bricking the phone rendering it useless. The user is to be blamed and the manufacturer cannot be responsible for that, and one cannot expect them to replace the phone in that case.

 

Juan

Sprint Social Care


Juan
Sprint Social Care

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