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How to Root Nokia 8 without PC

Nokia recently launched its latest and smartphone known as Nokia 8. It comes packed with 5.3-inch Quad HD IPS display with 1440 x 2560-pixel resolution, powered by a Quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor, paired with 4GB RAM, 64GB of internal storage and can be expandable through microSD up to 512GB. Samsung Galaxy S8+ runs on the stock version of Android.

It sports a 13MP Autofocus rear camera with LED flash and has a 13MP front-facing shooter. It supports Dual SIM connectivity feature with dual standby that allows the user to use both the numbers at a time. Other than this the smartphone is equipped with connectivity features like 4G VoLTE / 3G HSPA+, Wi-fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, GPS and has a 3090 mAh battery for a long battery life.

Key Features of Nokia :

Display: 5.3-inch Quad HD capacitive touchscreen display with 1440 x 2560-pixel resolution.

Processor: Quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor


Internal storage: 64GB, microSD up to 512GB

Primary Camera: 13MP Autofocus rear camera with Dual-tone dual LED flash

Secondary Camera: 13MP Front-facing camera

Connectivity: 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, Wi-fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS

Battery: 3090mAh battery.


Before rooting your Nokia 8  makes sure that your phone battery is 100%.

Before starting the rooting process create a backup of your phone, you will not lose any data from your phone by rooting, but it is better to create a backup for safety.

Installation via Unknown sources should be enabled on your device. To enable it to go to Settings > Security > Mark Unknown Sources.

Now Download Kingo root.apk  for your Nokia 8  from here.

How to Root Nokia 8 without PC

Step 1: After downloading Kingo root.apk on your phone copy the app to the internal storage of your Nokia 8.

Step 2: Open the file manager that you are using on your Nokia 8 and browse the Super-root.apk that you have copied to the internal storage of your phone.

Step 3: Now install the Kingo root apk on your device. Once the app gets installed, you will be able to see the app in the apps drawer.

Step 4: Make sure that you are connected to the internet. Choose a strong internet connection like WiFi or 3G connectivity.

Step 5: Now open the Kingo root app from the app drawer of your device.

Step 6: The rooting process will not take much time. The process will be completed within  1-2 minutes.

Step 7: Once the rooting process is completed in your Nokia 8, Reboot your device once.

Note: If KingoRoot fails to root your Nokia 8 in the first attempt, no need to worry, keep trying 10 – 15 times. This is because KingoRoot downloads only one script for once.

That’s it; you have successfully rooted your Nokia 8. For any doubts or suggestions do let us know in the comments.

Note: We do not guarantee that Kingo Root will successfully root your Nokia 8  since it is a universal one click root app it may work for some models and may also fail to root some other models. In spite of trying several times, if it fails to root your Nokia 8, your device will be completely safe, and you can refer any other rooting method on the internet.


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