Root Nexus S with Android 2.3 Gingerbread

Yes! The method to root Nexus S is finally available, and guess who did it? Koush of CyanogenMod.

It’s been just one day since the Nexus S went live at Best Buy stores, and the the official Google flagship phone has already been rooted with Superuser permissions on it.

How to Root Nexus S with Android 2.3

Follow the instructions below on how to root the Nexus S with Android 2.3.

  • Go to fastboot / bootloader mode by holding volume up + power buttons.
  • Download the ClockworkMod recovery, and transfer it to your SD card root.
  • Then boot into Clockwork recovery and install the Superuser zip file. Download Superuser.
  • Your Neuxs S is now rooted and also has a custom recovery!

[Via XDA]

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