How to root Lenovo A808T

Hexamob | Alberto Mulas 07/5/2014

New rooting method for Lenovo A808T, the new phone by Lenovo, the Chinese multinational computer technology company with headquarters in China and United States that designs, develops, manufactures and sells personal computers, tablet computers, smartphones, workstations, servers, electronic storage devices, IT management software and smart televisions. In 2013 Lenovo was the world’s largest personal computer vendor by unit sales. We already know many of its specifications, among which are its IPS 5-inch screen with a HD resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. As for the chipset, this new model will use the MediaTek MT6592, a SoC that has a eight-core 1.70 GHz processor accompanied by the Mali-450 MP4 graph. Also Lenovo has equipped this smartphone with 2 GB of RAM so this is a terminal that does not give any problem when managing multitasking. The rest of the technical specifications of Lenovo A808T complete with a front camera 5 megapixels front camera and a 13 megapixels rear camera with LED flash and autofocus, connectivity 4G (TD-LTE, ie, the 4G China), 3G TD-KitKat SCDMA and Android OS 4.4.2 KitKat. In terms of physical characteristics, we still don’t know anything about its battery, dimensions and weighing.

How to root Lenovo A808T


1. Download the file TWRP Recovery on the phone (available at “Download sources” at the end of the article).

2. Use the key combination home and volume to reboot the phone and enter in recovery mode. Or, from the desktop, go to System Settings > About phone > System updates, and press the Menu to select Tools > Reboot in recovery mode.

3. In the recovery screen, select Restart the phone.

4. When a message appears asking if you want to root the phone, just slide the button to the right and you’ve obtained root access.

If you are looking for other rooting methods, visit our section called “How to root: Root your Android phone tablet. What is root?” where you can find all the rooting methods for smartphones, tablets and other mobile devices including the latest and most popular phones of the moment: LG G PRO 2, HTC One Plus M8, Xiaomi MI3, Nokia X / X+ / XL, Sony Xperia ZR, Samsung Galaxy S5, Huawei Ascend P6.



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