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How to root LG Spectrum 2 on Android Ice Cream Sandwich [Guide]

Posted By Derrik On April 18, 2013 @ 1:28 AM In Android Root Guides | No Comments

speccy2 [1]Have an LG Spectrum 2 that you’ve been itching to root? Consider this your lucky day. This guide will help you root your LG Spectrum 2 easily. In almost no time at all you’ll have a rooted Spectrum 2 that you’re free to flash custom ROMS and mods to! Let’s get started!

Disclaimer: This guide is intended as a helpful “how to”. dotTech and its writers are not responsible for any gain or loss (including but not limited to bricked devices) incurred as a result of following this guide. Root your device at your own risk. Rooting may void your warranty.

Requirements

This root guide is for he LG Spectrum 2 running Android 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich. It may or may not work on other versions of Android.

Before We Begin

How To Root LG Spectrum 2

  • Connect your LG Spectrum 2 to your computer with USB cord.
  • Find the root package you extracted earlier and run the RunMe.bat file.
  • Read the options in the command prompt window and be sure to select the first option. This option will begin the root process.
  • The rooting may take a while. Please be patient.
  • After the command prompt tells you that the rooting has finished you will need to reboot your LG Spectrum 2.
  • Once you’ve rebooted and you’re back into Android, open up the Google Play Store and install BusyBox [4].
  • Once the BusyBox app has successfully been installed, open it up and it will prompt you for root access. Grant BusyBox root access.
  • Once you’ve granted BusyBox root access, you’ve successfully rooted your LG Spectrum 2.

Conclusion

Enjoy a rooted LG Spectrum 2.

[via theunlockr [5]]


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[1] Image: http://dottech.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/speccy2.jpg

[2] Download and install the LG Spectrum 2 official USB drivers: http://dottech.org/26188/usb-adb-and-fastboot-drivers-for-windows-for-all-android-phones/#lg

[3] Download the root package: http://uploaded.net/file/8qh0ictt

[4] BusyBox: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=stericson.busybox&feature=search_result

[5] theunlockr: http://theunlockr.com/2013/04/14/how-to-root-the-lg-spectrum-2/

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