Hats off to this Smartphone. HTC One X is one of the best Android Smartphone developed by the HTC. And what makes it best because it has got the fastest quad core processor and amazing UI. It is knows as HTC One X because it is part of the HTC One series. This Smartphone is enabled with Android 4.0 and an amazing HD camera for better quality of images capturing and video shooting. With all these features you will be amazed to hear that you can root HTC One X. just follow the steps given below.
Requirements Before You Root
- Half the charge of the battery is required to carry out the task so make sure your battery is backed up with charge else installation may fail.
- Perform backup operation to protect your important data and files so that you don’t loose if any error occurs.
- Turn off all the security systems on the device such as Firewall and any installed Anti Virus.
- Unlock the phone’s bootloader.
Steps To Root HTC One X
- Download Android SDK, Interim ClockworkMod Touch Recovery and Super Su from the download link given at the end of the post.
- Important note: once Super Su is downloaded, make sure it placed in the SD card in .ZIP format.
- Connect your Smartphone to your PC using a USB data cable.
- Switch off your phone and turn it on again by pressing the Volume Down+Power Button in order to boot your Smartphone to recovery mode.
- Run the command prompt from your PC and type the following command onto it-
Fastboot flash recovery r1-
- Once the commands are issued you need to boot your device and again by following step 4.
- Now select install ZIP form SD Card –> choose ZIP from SD Card and select Super Su.
- Now the installation is in progress, have patience and wait until it completes.
- Finally restart your HTC One X.
- If you want to confirm the rooting process then you can very well do it by checking the Super Su folder.
- This is it, you have rooted your HTC One X. if any problem occurs then please let us know in the comment section.
Download Android SDK – http://developer.android.com/sdk/index.html
Download Interim ClcokworkMod Touch Recovery – http://www.modaco.com/topic/353009-interim-clockworkmod-touch-recovery-for-the-htc-one-x-stock-download/
Download Super Su – http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=1538053