How To Root Sprint HTC One – Guide
Looking for root access on your Sprint HTC One? Well! You’ve landed on very good platform to get what you want, thanks to recognized XDA developer -viperboy-. Rooting enables you to get your super user rights right on your Android smartphone by voiding up manufacturer limitations, the HTC One shines with very good specs and features such as high-quality UltraPixel camera, faster performance and more, it enjoys Jelly Bean OS and rooting will allow you to modify that.
This guide shows you how to root Sprint HTC One, make sure the bootloader of your phone is unlocked, you can check this guide to unlock bootloader and also ensure that TWRP custom recovery is installed (don’t use ClockworkMod), check this guide to install TWRP Recovery.
DISCLAIMER: Please proceed the below guide at your own risk, Android Egis will not be held responsible if your device lost data or gets damaged following this guide.
Step #1: Turn off your HTC One and reboot into recovery mode by holding down volume up and power buttons, in recovery mode create nandroid backup of your current ROM, it’s important because if anything not work out that you expect from this ROM, you’ll be able to easily revert back to your current state. To create backup select “backup” and slide the blue button to confirm the action.
Step #2: Download the Root Package from here.
Step #3: Copy the zip file to internal storage of your HTC One.
Step #4: Turn your HTC One off.
Step #5: Reboot phone into recovery mode, to do this reboot phone by holding down volume down and power buttons.
Step #6: Select “Install” locate the downloaded file that you’ve transferred in above step and confirm installation.
Step #7: Once the installation is completed, select “Go Back” after that select “Reboot System Now” to reboot phone.
That’s it, your Sprint HTC One is rooted now, you can install any root-required app on your phone. If you experience any error, leave a comment below.