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Super User Permissions Without Having Root Access


Is it possible to have su permissions without having root access? I bought a used galaxy nexus and discovered that it's unlocked and has the su icon in the app drawer. Yet, when i run root check, it says "sorry, this device does not have proper root access. " Any thoughts?

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