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How to root Amazon 8.9-inch Kindle Fire HD [Guide]

[1]Enjoy your Amazon 8.9-inch Kindle Fire HD? I bet you will enjoy it more once it is rooted. This guide will show you how to root it!

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.


This guide will show you how to root Amazon 8.9-inch Kindle Fire HD. It has been tested to work on the firmware of Kindle Fire HD released on or before Nov 17, 2012. It may or may not work on Kindle Fire HD firmwares after this date.

Before We Begin

Before we root, you need to do the following:

How To Root Amazon 8.9″ Kindle Fire HD

To root your Amazon 8.9″ Kindle Fire HD, do the following:

Done! Take note that the rooting tool may generate a bunch of errors. Typically you can ignore these errors — your device should still be rooted.


Enjoy your rooted Amazon 8.9-inch Kindle Fire HD!

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