Now that the bootloader on your Nexus 5 is unlocked, you are probably thinking about whether or not you should flash a custom recovery and root. If you decide that root is for you, we’ve put together a set of instructions for you to root your device in the old school, manual way. Its just like automated method just have to watch how it does.
Whenever we get a new Nexus device, our mind thinks two things immediately. The first is to unbox the device. Once we are finished there, we immediately go and unlock the bootloader. Why? Well, because unlocking the bootloader of a phone setting and making it all personal, we like to unlock the bootloader so that we don’t worry about it.