Huawei Ascend G300 Rooted Successfully

Huawei, one of leading Chinese manufacturer has slowly started expanding in the countries other than Asia. With its recently launched Ascend G300 android smartphone, Huawei is set to make its presence in UK. Starting from April 13th Huawei Ascend G300 is available exclusively with UK Vodafone network provider as a pay as go basis. ascend G300 is extremely affordable Android phone and come with enough power to dominate lower end of the android mobile market in UK.

The specs of Huawei Ascend G300 offers 1 GHz single core processor, 512MB of RAM, 4-inch WVGA touch screen and 5MP camera. Though phone will be launched with Android 2.3.6 Gingerbread, but Huawei has made an announcement that Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update will be released later this year.

If you are planning to buy Huawei Ascend G300 then here is exciting news for you, PaulOBrien of MoDaCo forum has successfully rooted Huawei Ascend G300. The complete step by step procedure and Super Recovery zip is provided here.

For the readers convenience we are cross posting those instructions here,

How to Root Huawei Ascend G300 on Windows, Linux and OS X

1. Download SuperRecovert R1.zip file and extract to a directory.

2. Now Put your Huawei Ascend G300 bootloader mode by following below instructions,

Turn off the phone and pull the battery and wait a few seconds, replace the battery then turn on with the ‘volume DOWN’ button pressed to enter the bootloader. Huawei log on screen is the indicator of phone is in bootloader mode.

3. On Windows, Run install-superrecovery-windows.bat present inside folder where you extracted zip file content.

On Mac, Open Terminal Window to the directory containing the files, and type ‘chmod +x install-superrecovery-mac.sh’ followed by ‘./install-superrecovery-mac.sh’

On LINUX – Open a terminal window to the directory containing the files, and type ‘chmod +x install-

superrecovery-linux.sh’ followed by ‘./install-superrecovery-linux.sh’

4. When prompted, put your device in recovery mode by following below steps,

Turn off the phone, pull the battery and USB cable, wait a few seconds, replace the battery then turn on with the ‘Volume UP’ button pressed to enter recovery.

When recovery has loaded, you Huawei Ascend G300 will be rooted sucessfully !

Now you may select the reboot option using the power button and restart your phone, that’s it you’re done!

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7 thoughts on “Huawei Ascend G300 Rooted Successfully”

  1. The_smartchoice

    Not working, I understand might be cause some drivers are needed (Win7). Where to get those?

  2. works great, just one question, when the official ICs update has been launched will there be any problem updating it?
    Thx

  3. will this procedure delete ANY of my files ??? That recovery mode step makes me think of that..

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