FrozenIpaq Justin B / Supp. Editor Staff member Enforcer Team Nov 29, 2011 #21 dan369 said: Ah right, didn't realize that :/. So why do they lock it down? Just curious on how that saves money for them.. Would be great to know . Click to expand... Well I'm just assuming that. It doesn't necessarily save money but they can charge more for the "unlocked" processor.