Rooting your Android device is equivalent of jailbreaking in Apple IOs, a means of unlocking the operating system so you can install unapproved apps, deleted unwanted bloatware, update the Operating system, replace the firmware, overclock (or underclock) the processor e.t.c
For the average user, rooting your Android device like — and can be — a very scary process. After all, “rooting” your Android device core software might seem like a recipe for disaster. Just one wrong step and you could end up with bricked smartphone.
So we decided to write an article on 6 Simple Steps To Root Your Android Device in 2016 For Novice.
Thankfully there are different apps out there that can help in rooting your android devices with just a click of a button and the most preferable and recommended is called KingoRoot
KingoRoot fixes many logical implementations for Sony devices, while extending support for a bunch of Samsung, Google/Nexus, HTC, ZTE, Sony, LG and Huawei devices. The complete list of KingRoot supported Android devices is posted here.
KingoRoot has an android application and a desktop application, today we would be taking you through the easy step using the mobile application
1) Go to KingoRoot Website , Click Kingoroot (APK)
2) Click “Secure Download” To download the Application
3) If seeing “Install Blocked” prompt, you should
Click “Settings” and check “Unknown Sources” in “Security” section;
Press back and find “Downloads” app;
Click “KingoRoot.apk” to install it without interruption this time.
Step 4: Launch “Kingo ROOT” app and start rooting.
Kingo Root is very user-friendly and easy to use. Click “One-Click Root” to start the rooting process.
Step 5: Waiting for a few seconds till the result screen appear.
Step 6: Succeeded or Failed.
It is highly recommended that you try several times when rooting with KingoRoot apk version. It has several rooting methods integrated in apk root, however, it will only run one at a time.
If KingoRoot APK failed to root your device after several trials, please refer to KingoRoot Android (PC Version), which has a much higher success rate due to technical reasons.
How to Root Android with KingoRoot (PC Version)
Make sure you get everything right beforehand.
- Device powered ON
- At least 50% battery level
- Internet connection necessary
- USB Cable (the original one recommended)
- Free download and install KingoRoot Android (PC Version).
- Double click the desktop icon of Kingo Android Root and launch it.
After launching Kingo Android Root, you will see its interface as shown below.
- Plug your Android device into your computer via USB cable.
If your device driver is not installed on your Computer, Kingo will install it for you automatically. Make sure you get Internet conenction so that device driver can be downloaded. If you are using Windows 8, you may need to change some settings first. When running Kingo Android Root on Windows 8, the issue you may most likely encounter is driver installation looping.
- Enable USB Debugging mode on your Android device.
USB Debugging mode enabled is a necessary step of Android rooting process.
INPORTANT: Pay attention to your device screen for a prompt window. Tick “Always allow from this computer”. If you don’t, you will probably get yourself an OFFLINE DEVICE.
- Read notifications carefully before rooting your device.
Android rooting is nothing big. However, it is not exactly a small issue either. Rooting your device may open a door for you, and yet with risks.Android rooting is a modification process to the original system, in which the limitations are removed and full-access is allowed and thus resulting in the ability to alter or replace system applications and settings, run specialized apps and even facilitate the removal and replacement of the device’s operating system with a custom one. Rooting your device will immediately void your warranty.
Android rooting is a modification process to the original system, in which the limitations are removed and full-access is allowed and thus resulting in the ability to alter or replace system applications and settings, run specialized apps and even facilitate the removal and replacement of the device’s operating system with a custom one. Rooting your device will immediately void your warranty.
- Click “ROOT” to root your device.
Kingo Android Root will employ multiple exploits on your device, which will probably take a couple of minutes. In the rooting process, your device may be rebooted several times. Do not be panic, it is perfectly normal. And once it begins, please DO NOT touch, move, unplug or perform any operation on your device.
- Root succeeded.
Hopefully your device is well supported and successfully rooted by Kingo. Until your device reboots itself, do not operate.
- Check the root status of your device.
Normally, you will find an app named “SuperUser” installed on your device after successful rooting.
Source : KingoRoot