Easily root your device with Root Master [Review]

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One feature that can be enabled on your Android device is obtaining root access – we’ve already discussed the benefits of rooting your device to enable more features on your device, and now that process gets even easier with Root Master. This fast and secure rooting app will give ...

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Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge already rooted before official release

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For rooting fanatics out there, and those that plan on picking up the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge when they release next month, the great news is that you’ll be able to root them out of the box. If you don’t know the benefits of rooting, check out the must have apps for rooted... ...

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The best Apps for your Rooted Android device

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So you managed to root your Android device? Good going! Now what? We’ve compiled the best Apps for your newly rooted Android device to get you started. Titanium Backup The first App I always install on my newly rooted device to recover from any failures or to easily restore my Apps and ...

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How to root the Samsung Galaxy Note 4

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Some apps that exist on the Google Play Store still require root privileges given how Android is designed, and as such sometimes it’s necessary to get root on your device in order to run such applications. The package that is used to obtain these escalated permissions comes courtesy of ...

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5 reasons you should root your Nexus 6

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I have had my Nexus 6 for just under two months now and one of the main reasons for getting the device was to receive prompt updates. Everyone knows how that goes; Google sends updates to their devices before any other carriers/manufacturers send out their updates. The other main reason for me ...

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Easily unlock, root, revert to stock your Nexus 9 with this toolkit

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Wug’s Nexus Root Toolkit is the easiest way to unlock and root your brand new Nexus 9, or even if you want to revert it back to stock and unroot it. The windows program will provide everything you need to easily root and unlock your device with easy to use instructions, as well as the... ...

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Get the battery percentage to display with this app (no root required)

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One of the frustrations with stock Android is the lack of a battery percentage for the icon in the status bar, with the most common option to download a third-party app for a widget on the homescreen. There is, however, a new app that will allow you to display the battery percentage with this ...

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Undeleter 3 Beta – restore files on any rooted device [APK]

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Undeleter 3 has just been updated with a new UI and support for all volume types (FAT, EXT, RFS, and their derivatives). For those not aware of Undeleter, this app will allow users with a rooted device to scan the internal and external storage for deleted files and allow you to restore them. ...

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Chainfire releases major update to his SuperSU root app.

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SuperSu, the popular rooting app by Chainfire, has been updated to version 2.35 and it brings along some noticeable changes. With Android Lollipop support and some Material Design elements, you can tell Chainfire has been hard at work. When Lollipop  was first released to developers, it soon ...

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How to unlock the Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 Bootloader to root

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For those of you who have received your Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 devices and are anxious to begin tinkering with them then you’ll need to unlock the Bootloader. Whilst unlocking the Bootloader does void your warranty, it does allow you to do cool things like root, flash ROMS, and put on custom ...

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Lollipop root without a custom kernel is now available in Beta

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As of version 2.27 of Chainfire’s SuperSU, you no longer need a modified kernel to gain root on Lollipop devices. It is in Beta, and Chainfire does warn that you could break something and get into a bootloop, but it is an incredible feat to get such a feature even possible. If you want ...

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Chainfire releases CF-Auto-Roots for all Nexus devices running Android 5.0 Lollipop

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The all-new Android operating system, 5.0 Lollipop, was officially released on November 3rd and it has already been rooted. While rooting has been available for Nexus devices running Lollipop ever since the developer preview, it hasn’t been easy… until now. XDA Senior Recognized ...

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Root your Nexus 9 using the Chainfire method

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You want root on your Nexus 9, you got it ! Well known XDA developer and Android modder Chainfire has been up to his old tricks again, this time he’s managed to root Google’s shiny new tablet faster than most users got it shipped. A blog post over at Allthingroot.com details the ...

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Bounty for first person to root Verizon/AT&T Galaxy Note 4 over $4285+

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The need for a Galaxy Note 4 root has reached new levels over at the XDA Forums as members have set up a bounty to encourage someone to come forward with a solution. The Verizon/AT&T Galaxy Note 4 is yet to be rooted and those members have taken it upon themselves to raise a bounty,... Read More

Root Nexus 5 Running Android 5.0 Lollipop With SuperSU

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The Nexus 5 running the latest Android 5.0 Lollipop software can now be rooted using a SuperSU package, formed from the Android 5.0 SDK with a build number of LPX13D. This is great news for Nexus 5 owners concerned with keeping their root access when the Android 5.0 Lollipop update lands on ...

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