I take no credit for this but it seems like there is very little info on rooting this phone out there. The only thing I could find was a youtube video that to my surprise actually worked! Here's the link How To Root Huawei Mytouch Q - YouTube It is not my video and the most important part is the file pack in the description. You don't really need to watch the video. Just install the drivers in the pack and then run the root bat and it works perfectly.