Root Sprint HTC One and Install Custom Recovery (CWM/TWRP/Philz)
Rooting allows Android smartphones and tablets users to gain the root privileges over the Android OS – bypassing
the carrier and OEM bonds. Rooting not only helps with going above the
carrier limitations but also opens an array of options to customize and
tweak your Android device exclusively according to your own choice.
Recovery tools like ClockworkMod,
TWRP and Philz are secondary recovery systems giving you the power and
capability of wiping partitions, flashing ROMs, kernels and patches to
your stock device recovery. Today’s guide will focus on rooting the
Sprint HTC One M7 and then installing custom recovery tool on the smartphone.
Prerequisites to root Sprint HTC Oneand install custom recovery tool:
- Backup any important data on your HTC One.
- Your HTC One should be having Android SDK.
- Install USB drivers or SyncManager from HTC.
- Juice up your device to at least 60% of power.
How to install custom recovery CWM / TWRP / Philz on HTC One M7:
Required files: download the custom package: DV_Sprint-HTC-One.Zip. This zip has all the essential files you’d need during installation of custom recovery.