We will use Chainfires Autoroot to root the Nexus Player.
- Head over to http://download.chainfire.eu/631/CF-Root1/Root-Nexus-Player-fugu.zip to download the zip package
- Unzip it
- Follow the steps in the REEDME:TXT
We were pretty surprised by the announcement of the Nexus Player, but we are definitely looking forward to it, once it is available you will find a guide on how to root it here. We will probably be able to root it using ChainfiresAutoRoot like other Nexus devices. While you are already here check out Googles announcement video. You can get more infos on the Nexus Player here.