Pages

Root LG Google Nexus 5 with CF-Auto Root Tool: [How to]

It’s not been so long Google to launch Nexus 5 in the market and it has already been rooted by elite android developer, chainfire. Nexus being the flagship model of Google comes with latest Android v4.4 KitKat loaded.

LG Google Nexus 5 comes with 4.95-inch (~ 445ppi) True HD IPS Plus capacitive display, powered by Qualcomm MSM8974 Snapdragon 2.3 GHz Krait 400 processor with Adreno 330 GPU. The 2 GB inbuilt RAM makes working on the device faster and smoother.

The elite developer has designed a simple tool CF-Root for Android beginners to root Nexus 5 in simple steps and keeping up flavor of stock ROM as close as possible.Root LG Google Nexus 5 with CF-Auto Root Tool: [How to]

Disclaimer: Please follow the guide at your own risk and we at TechDistinct are not be held responsible if your device gets damaged.

Things Required to Root LG Google Nexus 5:

Steps to Root LG Google Nexus 5:

  • Download and extract the zip file from here.
  • Connect phone with the PC, make sure ADB driver is installed.
  • Now, power off the device and boot in bootloader aka Fastboot mode by holding VolUP+VolDown+Power to turn it on.
  • Now, if running on Windows PC then run “Windows.bat” file

On Linux based PC:

Chmod +x root –linux.sh

Run root-linux.sh

On Mac OS X PC:

Chmod +x root –mac.sh

Run root –mac.sh

  • After executing above code wait and watch both computer and device for the on screen instruction, in next few minutes LG Nexus 5 will be rooted.

Let us know if you face any issue while rooting the device or jump to the official thread here.

Connect with Techdistinct on Twitter, add us to your circle on Google+ or Follow on Facebook. Subscribe to feed via RSS or Email to receive free updates.

Root LG Google Nexus 5 with CF-Auto Root Tool: [How to]
Rate this post

, , , , ,

No comments yet.

Leave a Reply