[How to] Root Nexus 5 running on Android 5.0 Lollipop

Nexus 5 has a 4.95″ display capable of playing full HD videos. It is powered by the the 2.30GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor. It has 2GB of RAM and the primary camera is 8MP. Internal memory is either 16 or 32 GB.

Nexus 5 has started to receive the OTA Android 5.0 updates. And although it has been a very short time, popular XDA developer Chainfire has already managed to gain root access for the Nexus 5 running on Android 5.0. It is a simple one click root method. Follow the detailed guide given below.

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