*Root* Xperia X8

"Complex, Least Complex, Easy" method

First, prepare your device before proceeding.
  1. Go to Settings-> Applications -> Development > Turn the USB DEBUGGING MODE ON
  2. Go to Settings-> SD Card, USB Mass Storage & Phone Storage > Click on UNMOUNT SD CARD

I'm going to show you how to root Xperia X8 2.1 directly!

1. Download modified "SuperOneClick".

2. Enable "USB Debug".
3. Connect phone to "PC" and select "Charge Phone".
4. Open "SuperOneClick" and select "Root".
5. Wait!

6. When it is done, reboot.

Now you have rooted Xperia X8 2.1 without flashing.

Say thanks to:

CLShortFuse - for making "SuperOneClick".

sonty - for making exploit script.
velnens123 - for making this tutorial.

Download SuperOneClick MultiUpload | Mediafire

Credits to suhel28, and all of awesome guys at XDA !

Error? Read below.

  • If SuperOneClick doesn't work and give initialize errors than it may happen your computer doesn't have the latest .NET Framework. Download it from here
  • Stuck at "waiting for device"? Download X8 Drivers here | Mirror

Root Add-On.
ClockWorkMod Recovery (read carefully on how to install!)
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