The Easy Way & Safe to Root the Motorola Moto X (2014) – Motorola officially launched the new version of Moto X, which known as Motorola Moto X (2nd Gen), Motorola Moto X2, or Motorola Moto X+1. The new version of the Moto X this brings some improvement specifications and features while maintaining a competitive price compared to other competitors. Motorola Moto X (2014) targeting middle and upper class market.
From the design, the use of aluminum for the frame add to the impression of elegance to this smartphone, plus now users can choose leather as the back cover in addition to a variety of other materials and colors to accompany wood that has been introduced Moto X since last year. For specifications, Moto X already using Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 801 chipset with speeds up to 2.5 GHz, Adreno 330 GPU and 2GB of RAM. Increasingly wide screen with 5.2 inch diagonal full HD 1080p resolution with Gorilla Glass AMOLED panel. Photographic activity will rely on 13-megapixel rear camera with dual LED flash that can record 4K resolution video, and a 2 megapixel front camera. Like its predecessor, Moto X will only be available in two versions of internal storage, 16GB and 32GB without a microSD slot.
This root guide is meant for the Motorola Moto X. Make sure that your Motorola Moto X running on Android 4.4 Kitkat. This only works on Windows based PCs. Smartphone Clinics is not responsible for any gain or loss incurred as a result of following this guide. Root your device at your own risk.
The Easy Way & Safe to Root the Motorola Moto X (2014)
To get root access you need to unlock bootloader on the Moto X. Unlock the bootloader process will erase all the data in the phone will be lost so you need to make backups. Follow the steps in the video below or visit the Motorola website. You need to do this inorder to root the device!
After unlock bootloader, Plug in your Motorola Moto X to your PC using the USB cable.
Go to the folder where you have downloaded and extracted the Root files and double-click on the Root.bat file to launch the root program.
Now, press 1 and then hit enter, and it will push the required SuperSU files to your smartphone.
When it’s done, press 2 and hit Enter. It’ll flash CWM Recovery on your device and reboot into the same.
In recovery menu, select “install zip from SD card” and select the SuperSU.zip which you have transferred to the SD Card.
It should begin flashing the selected .zip file on your device.
Once the process is completed, you need to select “Reboot system now” and your smartphone will reboot normally
For more details, please watch this following video.
Congratulation! Now your Motorola Moto X (2014) was rooted. You can now install root-only apps, flash custom ROMs, and do a lot of things on your device that you weren’t able to do because of no root-access. Hopefully the tutorial of The Easy Way & Safe to Root the Motorola Moto X (2014) useful for you. Good luck!