Your First Root Story: Why’d You Do It and How Did It Go?

Your First Root Story: Why’d You Do It and How Did It Go?

We all remember the first time we rooted our phones: palms were sweaty, anxiety near unbearable, and as we reached closer and closer, we could begin savoring that positive root check. Sometimes, an enthusiast’s first attempt skips the great success and leads to trouble. But there’s always a reason to root, and a surprising result that opens up all sorts of new possibilities. How did your first root story go?

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Mario Tomás Serrafero
Mario Tomás Serrafero

Mario developed his love for technology in Argentina, where a flagship smartphone costs a few months of salary. Forced to maximize whatever device he could get, he came to know and love XDA. Quantifying smartphone metrics and creating benchmarks are his favorite hobbies. Mario holds a Bachelor's in Mathematics and currently spends most of his time classifying cat and dog pictures as a Data Science graduate student.