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How to unlock bootloader of XT1068

📅 2016-Feb-21 ⬩ ✍️ Ashwin Nanjappa ⬩ 🏷️ adb, aunpack, bootloader, fastboot, minimal adb and fastboot, motorola device manager, xt1068 ⬩ 📚 Archive

Motorola officially supports unlocking the bootloader of the Moto G2 (XT1068) smartphone. (You will lose your warranty though.) The best guide I found to unlocking the bootloader of the XT1068 is here.

(Note that my phone is the dual-SIM XT1068, not the single-SIM XT1064. It was running Android 5.0.2 (Lollipop) when I tried this. You will need a Windows computer to perform the following steps.)

Since the forum posts keep changing, here are the steps that worked for my phone at this time:

Tried with: Windows 10 x64