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How to Root and Unlock the Nexus 5
« on: April 17, 2014, 09:09:48 AM »
How to Root and Unlock the Nexus 5 [2014]

Instruction regarding how to root Android 4.4.2 KitKat around the Nexus 5. I've examined this on my small Google Nexus 5 device,and delay pills work great.

Mainly Rooting Google Nexus 5 has 3 Major Steps:

1. Installing the Driver

2. Unlocking the Bootloader and then Install Custom Recovery

3. Root Nexus 5 running Android 4.4.2

When you are completed with above steps, That's it -- your Nexus 5 device running Android 4.4.2 has become rooted. You might verify that by visiting the application drawer and searching for SuperSU application. Alternatively You should use an application for example root checker or titanium backup to verify your root status.

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Re: How to Root and Unlock the Nexus 5
« Reply #1 on: April 17, 2014, 03:39:37 PM »
Handy video, it's a simple process but the more feedback and knowledge you get beforehand, the better. It can get quite scary when something is not going according to plan, this video can help with that