XP8 Android Root Theory - DEBUG or Magisk over EDL
EDL is a must since Fastboot cannot be unlocked initially from standard "user" builds.
One option is flash a userdebug image (below) allowing for adb root, fastboot unlocking, and other ...
Hey guys, been a while and I'm glad to share some updates with the community!
Main post here has been updated according to the progress made in the previous posts. Much thanks to everyone for providing early debug images, files, and knowledge!
Success!.. With an unmodified bootloader. it does trigger a boot warning but it's bypassable (pics below).
Version tested: 7.1.1-10.01.75
fastboot getvar all
Great, thanks alot for instructions, smokeyou!
In order to be able to boot into patched boot image, does it require to have unlocked bootloader? Assuming I can upgrade my phone to build 8A.0.5-10-8.1.0-10.49.00, but have my bootloader locked, c...
is there any root yet ive tried about every root apps i cant even find working drivers for this phone
Drivers are not an issue.. It's using Qualcomm reference designs from the S660 dev kit where most generic Qualcomm drivers should work with mini...