Root HTC One M8: Very Easy To Follow Method You Can Do

Root HTC One M8: Very Easy To Follow Method You Can Do –  The HTC One M8 was announced and released last March, 2014. The bar-type smartphone measures 5.76 inches (L) x 2.78 inches (W) x 0.37 inch (T). It weighs a very light 5.64 ounces.

The HTC One M8 has a 5-inch super LCD3 capacitive touchscreen capable of showing 16 million colors. The display has a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels (441 pixels per inch density). It is made out of tough Corning Gorilla Glass 3.

The mobile device runs Android Version 4.4.2 (KitKat) but can be upgraded to V6.0 (Marshmallow). It has HTC’s own Sense UI 6.0 on top of the Android OS.

The device uses a Qualcomm MSM8974AB Snapgradon 801 chipset. To handle all the work, the HTC One M8 has a Quad-Core 2.3 GHz/2.5 GHz Krait Central Processing Unit (CPU). The device has an Adreno 330 Graphics Processing Unit (GPU) that manages all visual tasks.

The HTC One M8 has 2 gigabytes (GB) of RAM and either 16/32 GB of internal memory. The dedicated MicroSd Card Slot supports upto 256 GB of external memory.

For the picture buffs, the smartphone has a Dual 4 megapixel (MP) back-facing camera (f/2.0). This camera features autofocus and dual-LED (dual tone) flash. The primary camera has the following capabililties:

  • 1/3″ Sensor Size
  • 2µm pixel size
  • Face/Smile Detection
  • Geo-Tagging
  • High Dynamic Range (HDR)
  • Panorama

It can shoot videos (1080p@60fps/720p@120fps), HDR and Stereo Sound Recording.

The secondary (front-facing) camera is rated at 5MP (f/2.0) and shoots videos (1080p@30fps/HDR). The smartphone also has the following features:

  • Wi-Fi (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Dual Band, DLNA, Hotspot and Wi-Fi Direct)
  • Bluetooth V4.0, A2DP, aptX
  • Global Positioning System (GPS)
  • Near Field Communication (NFC)
  • Infrared Port
  • Stereo FM Radio (RDS)
  • MicroUSB V2.0 (MHL TV-Out/USB Host)
  • Sensors (Accelerometer, Barometer,Compass,GyroScope, and Proximity)

The HTC One M8 packs a lot of features in a mid-range smartphone.

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See also:  How To Root HTC Desire 816: 2 Easy Methods

Now on to our main topic:

Root HTC One M8: Very Easy To Follow Method You Can Do

Warning: Rooting your device will void your warranty.

Check the following first before rooting your HTC One M8:

  • You have a backup of all your data, if not, create one.
  • Battery/Power should be at least 70%.
  • You have the USB Drivers for your HTC One M8 installed on your computer.
  • Your HTC One M8 has an unlocked bootloader.
  • A Recovery Tool is installed on your device.

Root HTC One M8: Follow The Procedure Below

  1. Download SuperSu from this link.
  2. Connect your smartphone to your computer using the cable provided.
  3. Copy the downloaded file to root of your SD Card.
  4. Turn off your mobile and reboot into recovery mode.
  5. Choose “Option” from the Recovery Mode and select it using the power button.
  6. Choose “Flash zip from SD Card” from the Menu.
  7. Select “Choose zip from SD Card“.
  8. Find the zip file on your SD Card (the one you copied from your computer).
  9. Unzip the file and confirm installation.
  10. After completing the installation, go back to to the Main Menu and choose “Reboot System Now“.

You have just rooted your HTC One M8 using my easy to follow guide!

Watch the video below to see how the procedure is done.

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