If you are new to Android you've probably heard from another user or two "you should root your Android" which sounds like a pretty scary endeavor. Gizmodo takes a look at the whole process and gives you 9 reasons why you might want to actually root your device. Obviously rooting your phone isn't for everyone, but if you are looking for even more bells and whistles, then you might want to give it a shot.
To root or not to root? That is the question. Rooting your Android device definitely pushes you up a level or two in your geekdom. It requires a certain level of commitment, at least a little savvy, and even a modicum of risk. So, why would you want to bother?
We've got nine good reasons for ya.