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Best way to root X8?

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#1 apollomok

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Posted 03 November 2011 - 10:16 AM

Which is the best way to root X8?

#2 Paul_Smith

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Posted 03 November 2011 - 11:19 AM

I found this thread to be very useful... http://forum.xda-dev...d.php?t=1046605
but to be honest, I think the X8 should be moved out of the 'supported' section and back into the 'unofficial' section.

Edited by Paul_Smith, 03 November 2011 - 11:21 AM.

#3 ElderDuke

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Posted 03 November 2011 - 12:40 PM

I found that the easiest way is with the x8toolbox (by puppet13th on XDA).
from here:


#4 VequalsItr

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Posted 05 November 2011 - 09:22 AM

did superclick
installed busybox
installed Astro view, installed root explore
within 20 minutes i had CM mod ready to go