to root or not to root??

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  1. Oquiroa01
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    2 questions:

    1: What will I accomplish by rooting my Samsung Fascinate? Is it something that I can accomplish myself or should I not bother attempting it?

    2: If i decide on rooting it, how do i accomplish this? What are the steps?


    I'm new to the forums and was looking on here for these answers but wasn't successful. Can anyone help me? Thanks in advanced.
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    Simple steps 1
    Lroot the device 2 what android firmware are you on

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    That's just the thing... I don't know how to root the device. Or better yet, i don't know if i should even root it. Will my phone be faster? Cause as of now, the phone lags a lot.
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    There is more to root after roooting it installing a rom after the root process could make it's heck ofa lot faster or make it slower but you should root your phone and are you on 2.1 or 2.2

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    Do Tue super one click method

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    I am on 2.2
    I want to root just because I want to make my phone faster. It seems complicated though
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    rooting it is simple but installing a rom/installing a rom is the hardest part but it gets easier use a online tutorial if your not forsuee

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    what is that???
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    Installing new roms isn't hard...its pretty simple but takes a while

    [ ] Motorola Droid: Latest Miui
    [X] Motorola Xoom: Stock Root 3.2
    [ ] Apple iPhone 3G: RedSn0w Jailbreak
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    Google superoneclick
    And there should be an xda post about it showing u a tutorial

    [ ] Motorola Droid: Latest Miui
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    lets say its like a theme for your phone except makes it faster and improves battery life trust me you will not regret it

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