How to root HTC Desire Eye

Hexamob | Alberto Mulas 10/15/2014

New rooting method for the HTC Desire Eye, the new Android developed by the taiwanese company HTC Corporation, founded on May 15, 1997 by Cher Wang, HT Cho and Peter Chou.

Initially, a producer of notebook computers, HTC began designing some of the first touch and wireless mobile devices in the world in 1998. Today, HTC offers its own products under the brand HTC, as well as supporting its operator-branded products and their allies Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM). HTC also owns Dopod as a subsidiary. In June 2006, it decided to launch its own brand, under which it has continued to manufacture based on Windows Mobile and Android devices blockbuster.


  1. Download the following files on your computer: TWRP Recovery and SuperSU, available from “Download sources”.
  2. Unlock the Bootloader. Just follow the guide available on the official website of HTC bootloader.
  3. Transfer SuperSU to the phone memory connecting to the computer via a USB cable.
  4. Disconnect your phone and reboot into Fastboot mode. To do this, press the volume down button and power key for about 10 seconds until the device turns off at a time. So when the phone is turned off, hold only the volume down button.
  5. Connect your phone to PC again. Extract files from Flash Recovery HTC Desire Eye.rar where you want and click on where it says flash-recovery.bat.

  6. Follow the steps of the program and the process will begin in TWRP until finished. Type in R to boot the phone in normal mode.
  7. Disconnect the phone from the computer and use the volume keys to select the recovery option and reboot to install SuperSU through selecting Install Zip for transferred in the third step to gain root privileges.

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How to root HTC Desire Eye