Android Guides

How to Root the Galaxy J5 and J7 2016 Editions

The Samsung Galaxy J5 and J7 2016 editions were released early in 2016, but are still fairly powerful budget devices. This guide offers the Magisk rooting method for the J5, and the SuperSU rooting method for the J7. Required for Either Device (or pretty much all Samsung device flashing): Odin …

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How to Unlock and Root the ZTE Axon 7

The ZTE Axon 7 is a powerful phone that comes in a variety of firmwares. It is extremely important to pay attention to the steps below and make sure the steps are compatible with your firmware and model version. Thus I have separated this guide into sections for different models …

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How to Install TWRP and Root the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus Exynos

The Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ are Samsung’s latest Galaxy phones released April 21st, 2017. While Android enthusiasts have yet to root the Snapdragon version of the Galaxy S8/S8+, rooting is already possible for the Exynos variants. This guide will walk you through the steps of rooting the Galaxy S8 …

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How to Root the Oppo Find 7

Warning: Before following this guide, be sure to make a backup of your data in case something goes wrong. I suggest using TWRP for making data backups, which we will install during this guide. Rooting the Oppo Find 7 is a technically involved process, please be sure to read through …

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How to Unlock and Root the OnePlus 3T

Note: You will need ADB installed on your computer. See this guide for how to install ADB on Windows computers. You should also have a backup of all your user settings stored somewhere, because one of these steps will involve factory-resetting your phone. Please pay attention to the steps in …

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How to Unlock, Root, and Brick Recover the Huawei Mate 9

This guide will walk you completely though unlocking the bootloader, installing custom recovery, and rooting your Huawei Mate 9. Pay special attention to all the steps, because they may vary depending on your regional firmware. Rooting this beast of a Chinese phone is a far more technically involved process than …

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How to Install adb on Windows 7, 8 and 10

The Android Debug Bridge (ADB) is an important command-line tool for controlling your Android device from your computer. With ADB you can perform many useful commands to back-up your data, sideload .zip files you would otherwise flash in custom recovery, unlock your bootloader on Nexus devices, and several other uses …

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