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How to install ClockworkMod Recovery Touch on the HTC One X (GSM) international version [Guide]

[1]ClockworkMod recovery [2] is one of the most famous custom recoveries for devices based on Android, which will let you do advanced backup and restore, USB mounting from recovery, SD card partitioning, ability to install or update both stock and custom ROMs, etc. ClockworkMod Recovery Touch gives you the ability to utilize your device’s touchscreen interface (as well as the physical buttons), while the usual ClockworkMod recovery uses only the physical buttons on Android devices (Volume up, Volume down, Home, etc).

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. Install a custom recovery at your own risk. Installing a custom recovery may void your warranty.


This guide will help you to install ClockworkMod (CWM) Recovery Touch (or just the non-touch version of CWM recovery) on your HTC One X. This guide is specifically for the GSM international version of HTC One X (Quad Core Tegra 3). Please do not try this on your AT&T, Rogers or Telstra versions (Snapdragon S4) of HTC One X.

This guide needs you to have unlocked the bootloader of your HTC One X [3]. Proceed at your own risk.

Before We Begin

Before starting off with the procedures to install CWM recovery on your device, make sure that you are ready with the following:

How To install/flash ClockworkMod recovery (touch or non-touch) on HTC One X

To install ClockworkMod recovery on your HTC One X, follow the steps below:

To access CWM recovery on your HTC One X:


Enjoy your unlocked HTC One X with a feature-rich ClockworkMod recovery. Now you can do things such as rooting your device, performing advanced backup and recovery, partitioning SD card and much more.

[via XDA [8]]