About Motorola G4 Play

While I’m looking for a new device wich i can install /e/, I have see that in the official page of Motorola Support, looking for unlock the bootloader, the G4 Play is unsupported as i see:https://support.motorola.com/us/en/solution/MS87215.
So…how it is possible?I want to be sure before buy some new device, because I’ve bougth twice an LG G5 and then i’ve got to resell one and return the other…

I have successfully installed /e/ on a Moto G4 Play, for what it’s worth. I bought it refurbished from eBay. It was “unlocked” (that is, not restricted to one carrier), but I had to unlock the bootloader. I followed the general instructions on the /e/ website for the phone. I know I downloaded something from Motorola, but don’t remember exactly what.
I really like the phone with /e/ on it. It’s very clean and runs quite smoothly. I’m not a super demanding phone user (call, text, browse, TFA), but I think /e/ is quite stable on this phone (so far, and I’ve had it for ~2 months now). Hope this helps.

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Thanks for the feedback on the /e/ build on your device @ecs

I remember something from my install, for the sake of completion, I wanted to mention it here. The link @Pitttuhau gives above does not have a direct link to unlock the Moto G4 Play (harpia), but it has a link for “if your device is not listed below” that you can use to unlock the Moto G4 Play: https://motorola-global-portal.custhelp.com/app/standalone/bootloader/unlock-your-device-a/action/auth Using the instructions from this general site, I was able to do it. I think I had to register with Motorola though, don’t know if that is required for the other phones.

Thanks for the correction.

Sorry to resurrect an old thread, but as my question is about the G4 Play bootloader, this seemed a good place to ask it. Does anyone know whether there are versions of this phone out there with carrier locked bootloaders? Many of the used G4 Plays I see for sale say “Verizon unlocked”, but since Verizon locked the bootloader on the Samsung Galaxy S4 and others, I am not sure whether they did the same with these.