This is not the first time that we post about HTC Butterfly X920D. Previously we shared how to install a custom recovery on this smartphone but now you can get the benefit of this custom recovery to root it. We are going to share the guide about how to root HTC Butterfly X920D with TWRP Recovery. With this article, you will find a good tool which will allow you to root the phone easily. However you should know that rooting will void the phone’s warranty. If you are ready, then you can root it. Read the whole article before starting the first step.
HTC Desire Z was released in the market since November of 2010. It is a mid-range smartphone running on official Android 2.3 which is a very low firmware. Not many applications on Google Play support this version that is the main reason why you might consider updating it to a better one. Right here we have Android 4.2.2 AOSP custom ROM for HTC Desire Z. If you want to update then you can read the rest of article for download link and instruction.
- This guide and tool only with HTC Butterfly X920D so do not attempt to use with other Android phone since it can damage the device.
- Install TWRP Recovery on the phone. How to Install TWRP Recovery on HTC Butterfly X920D.
- Backup everything you want before starting.
- Check out your phone batter make sure it has more than 40%+ to make sure that it won’t run out.
- Disable any antivirus since it might block the process.
- We do not responsible for any loses or damage. Do it at your own risk.
How to Backup Android Device
- su_buzyb0x.zip for HTC Butterfly X920D
How to Root the HTC Butterfly X920D
Step 1: Enable USB debugging option on your phone by going to “Setting” > “Applications” > “Development” > check on the box there to enable “USB Debugging”.
Step 2: Now connect your phone to PC via USB cable then copy the su_buzyb0x.zip (downloaded above) to SD card.
Step 3: Turn off the phone and boot into TWRP Recovery Mode by pressing “Volume Down” and “Power Button” at the same time. Release them when the screen is on.
Step 4: Now on Recovery Mode, use the up and down volume buttons to wipe all data. Then select, “flash zip from SD card” and press power button.
Step 5: Now navigate to where you stored the su_buzyb0x.zip in step 2. Now select the zip file then press power button to confirm the installation.
Step 6: It will take a few minute for the installation. After completed, select “+++++Go Back” then “reboot system now” to reboot your device. This is the first reboot so it might take longer than use about 5 minutes.
Good luck! the HTC Butterfly X920D is rooting. Enjoy the new features. If you encounter problem, please read the whole steps again.