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[Q] A guide on Rooting

OP hezirance

21st May 2014, 04:48 PM   |  #1  
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I had my Htc One M8 imported from Hong Kong and I was wondering whether or not the process of rooting it would be the same as the international version. Because it has different hardware, I fear that rooting my phone as if it were an international model would brick it. Question(s): How do I root my phone? Is it any different from rooting an M8 clocked at 2.3 ghz? Is my model "rootable"?
21st May 2014, 04:52 PM   |  #2  
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unlock the bootloader at htcdev.com
Boot custom recovery: fastboot boot recoveryfilename.img
make nandroid backup (optional but good practice)
Flash su or supersu or whatever.
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