mic_888 · Apr 27, 2010 at 08:13 pm

Root achieved on HTC Desire

For all you HTC Desire owners, who have been patiently waiting for someone to root the Android device, the wait is finally over!

XDA forum member and Modaco’s paulobrien has managed to root the new Android phone.  He has managed to write the superuser app and su to the system partition as evidenced by the Superuser Permissions icon on his Desire.

paulobrien has stated that root will be coming for all Desire owners tomorrow, so be sure to check out the Desire forums!

To join the discussion visit the forum thread, or check out paulobrien’s post in this forum thread.


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