How To Root Verizon HTC Rezound Smartphone

If you are a HTC Rezound smartphone user then you may feel bad and tired of its sluggish performance. If you want to install any custom ROM on your HTC Rezound smartphone to enjoy its feature then you need to root your device.

Here, is the best and easy tutorial for you to root your Verizon HTC Rezound smartphone. Once you have rooted your smartphone you can install any custom recoveries, custom ROMs or any apps that require the root access.


Before Proceeding:

1.Please be informed that this procedure will wipe all your datas stored in your phone. So, you are recommended to take a backup of your datas using appropriate backup applications. So, then it will be safe and you can restore them when you want.

2.Next you are advised to check the battery percentage level of your phone. In case, if it is less than 75% charge them fully. So, then it never get switched off during the middle of the process due to low battery.

3.Next, download and install the MOBOROBO app to your computer. This is important to install the ADB drivers in your device. You can use the Moborobo app to even backup your datas.

4.Make sure your HTC Rezound smartphone was unlocked. If not so then visit the official HTC website to unlock your boot loader.

Note : This procedure will work only on Windows based PCs.

Disclaimer : Follow the given below procedure at your own risk. I would not be held responsible in any way for any damage occur to your device by following this instruction or using this toolkit.

Procedure to root HTC Rezound smartphone:

1.First, download the WinDroid Toolkit from here. (Credit goes to the XDA senior member WindyCityRockr for developing this toolkit).

2.Once you downloaded the file place them on your desktop and extract the same.

3.After that double click on the toolkit executable file and it will open.

4.Next turn on the USB debugging mode on your phone and connect it to your computer with the help of original USB cable.

5.In the toolkit, click on the “CWM button” as given below:

6.It will flash the CWM Recovery on your phone and will finish the process within few minutes.

7.Once the CWM recovery is flashed, just click the “Gain Root” button in the toolkit. See the given below picture for reference.

8.After that you will be taken to the CWM recovery mode.

9.There you need to select the “install zip from SD card > choose zip from SD card” options.

10.Choose the file to be flashed on your device.

11.It will start to flash the file on your phone and will complete within few minutes.

That’s it! Now, your HTC Rezound phone was rooted successfully.

About Petr

Petr Kudlacek runs this android root guide blog. Get android rooting tips, tutorials, ROM installation tutorials here.


  1. please how can i unlock the boot loader of my Rezound ?.

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