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How To Root Honor 8X With SuperSU, Magisk & Four More Methods!

How To Root Honor 8X
Written by Milind Sahu

How To Root Honor 8X

Do you want to know How To Root Honor 8X then you are at right place, today in this article we have come with the guide to Root Honor 8X. I have shown five different methods to Root Honor 8X. So, that if any of the methods failed then you can try other methods that worked for you.

About Honor 8X

This Honor 8X is having a 6.5 Inch IPS LCD Screen which is a Full HD+ Screen in the 19.5:9 Aspect Ratio. Honor 8X is powered by the Huawei Hisilicon Kirin 710 chipset which is an octa-core processor and it comes with Mali-G51 MP4 GPU. It has 6GB of RAM and 64GB of Internal Storage. It’s a dual-SIM device with a Hybrid micro SD card slot. Moving to the OS this device runs on EMUI 8.2 based on Android 8.1 Oreo.

On talking about the camera this device comes with Dual Rear Facing Camera the main camera is a 20MP and the secondary camera is a 2MP shooter its basically for depth sensing. Moving to the front facing camera it’s a 16MP Shooter, we also have a fingerprint scanner and it comes with Non-removable Li-Po 3750 mAh battery.

Also Read: How To Root Honor 8C

What Is Root?

Rooting you give you a superpower to your phone. Once you root your phone you will be able to have full control of your Android Device. You can do whatever you want to do with your Android System Settings. You can change or delete system files, logs and more. Also, you can do changes with your system partitions as well.

Also Read: Install Custom ROM On Honor 8X

Advantages Of Rooting Honor 8X

  • You can Install Custom ROMs
  • Update your phone to a newer version of Android
  • You will be able to Install Incompatible Apps On Your Android
  • Get Custom Kernel to Increase your phone performance
  • Take Complete Backup Of Your Android

Also Read: Install TWRP Recovery On Honor 8X

Disadvantages Of Rooting Honor 8X

  • Your Phone Warranty Will Be Void
  • While Rooting If Anything Goes Wrong Your Might Be Bricked
  • Your Device Will Be No Longer Secure
  • You Won’t Be Able To Install OTA Updates Through Your Phone

Pre-Requirements Before You Root Honor 8X

  • Before Rooting Honor 8X Make Sure To Install TWRP Recovery Or CWM Recovery On Your Honor 8X
  • Make Sure Your Phone Has 75% Off Battery Available On Your Device. If Not Then You Will Be Stuck In Between The Process.
  • Before Rooting Make Sure To Unlock Bootloader Of Honor 8X
  • Make Sure To Take A Complete Backup Of Your Android System, If Something Goes Wrong You Can Recover All Your System Files.
  • This Process Is Only For Honor 8X Do Not Try This On Other Devices. Installing This On Other Device May Brick Your Phone.

How To Root Honor 8X With SuperSU: Method 1

(Note: For this Method, You will need to have a TWRP Recovery Or CWM Recovery Installed on your device. The Link to Install & Flash TWRP Recovery Or CWM Recovery is mentioned Above)

  • First Off Download SuperSu.zip File On Your Phone
  • Now Turn Off Your Phone And Boot Into Recovery Mode. (To Boot Into TWRP Recovery Or CWM Recovery
  • Press Volume Down + Power Button At Same Time Until You See The Boot Animation.
  • Once You Are In TWRP Recovery Or CWM Recovery
  • Now Tap On Install >> Then Locate The SuperSU.zip File And Select It >> And Then Tap On Swipe To Confirm Flash
  • That’s It 🙂 You Have Successfully Rooted Your Honor 8X

How To Root Honor 8X With Magisk Root Method: Method 2

(Note: For this Method, You will need to have a TWRP Recovery Or CWM Recovery Installed on your device. The Link to Install & Flash TWRP Recovery Or CWM Recovery is mentioned Above)

  • First You Need To Download Magisk.zip File On Your Phone
  • Now Boot Your Phone To Recovery Mode By Pressing Volume Down + Power Button At Same Time Until You See The Boot Animation.
  • After That Tap On Install >> Then Locate The Magisk.zip File And Select It >> And Then Tap On Swipe To Confirm Flash
  • Once The Flashing Process Is Done. Tap On Reboot
  • That’s It 🙂 You Have Successfully Rooted Your Honor 8X

How To Root Honor 8X With Single Click Method: Method 3

Pre-Requirements

  • Make sure you have working internet connection in your phone. So, that Kingo Root can download the rooting file for your phone
  • Your Phone Must Have 75% Off Battery.
  • This method is only for Your Phone.

Steps To Root Honor 8X

  • First Download Kingo Root App And Install It
  • Now Open Kingo Root And Tap On One Click Root
  • After That It Will Start Rooting Your Phone (It may take some time)
  • Once Rooting Process Is Finished. You, Will, Get A Notification “Root Succeeded”.
  • That’s It 🙂 You Have Successfully Rooted Your Honor 8X

How To Root Honor 8X Using PC: Method 4

Pre-Requirements

  • This method requires a PC to Root a phone
  • Make sure you have working Internet Connection on your PC

Steps To Root Honor 8X

  • First Enable Developer Options
    Go To Settings >> About Phone >> Now Tap On Build Number 5 To 7 Times >> Now Go Back >> Then Tap On Developer Options >> Now Enable USB Debugging
  • Now Connect Your Phone To PC Via USB Cable
  • After That Download Kingo Root Software On Your PC & Install It.
  • Now Open Kingo Root Software >> After That Connect Your Phone. As Soon As You Connect Your Phone To PC. It Will Show You A Prompt On Your Phone >> Tap On Okay.
  • Once Your Device Is Recognized >> Just Tap On Root.
    It Will Takes Around 5-7 Minutes To Complete The Rooting Process.
  • Once Rooting Process Is Finished. Your Phone Will Automatically Reboot.
  • That’s It 🙂 You Have Successfully Rooted Your Honor 8X

How To Root Honor 8X Without PC: Method 5

(This Rooting App is similar to Kingo Root because it also gives you One Click Root Access.)

Pre-Requirements

  • This method requires a PC to Root a phone
  • Make sure you have working Internet Connection on your PC

Steps To Root Honor 8X

  • First Enable Developer Options
    Go To Settings >> About Phone >> Now Tap On Build Number 5 To 7 Times >> Now Go Back >> Then Tap On Developer Options >> Now Enable USB Debugging
  • Now Download KingRoot App And Install It
  • Open KingRoot App >> Tap On Try It Button
  • Now You Will See Android Logo >> Just Tap On That And Rooting Process Will Start On Your Phone
  • Once Your Device Is Rooted Successfully. You, Will, Get A Notification That “Successfully Obtain Root”.
  • That’s It 🙂 You Have Successfully Rooted Your Honor 8X

Final Words: So, this is all about How To Root Honor 8X, I have shown you five easy methods to Root Honor 8X. I hope these methods worked for you. Also, make sure to comment which method works for you. If you want to ask any questions related to Rooting then make sure to comment down below or you can contact me on FacebookTwitter Instagram.

About the author

Milind Sahu

I am Milind, A Passionate Techie. I Love Helping People By Providing Solutions For Latest Android Bugs, Custom Roms, How To Root, TWRP Recovery. I Started This Blog To Share My Knowledge About Android With The World. Here One Can Find Every Thing About Android.

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