How to Root LG Revolution VS910 without Downgrading Firmware – Tutorial

LG Revolution LogoLG Revolution VS910 users have no reason to feel dejected when it comes to take advantage from Android’s open source platform as in the due course of this article we will be checking out on how you can root your device on the current version of V8 or V9 version of firmware without downgrading from existing firmware version. Please note that you will have to make sure that once the device is rooted successfully, the warranty of the device will be lost. The only way with which the warranty can be revoked is by re applying the original factory firmware which we will try to come up with the same.

The biggest benefit of rooting the device is that one can then make use of custom ROM firmware and all other apps which need the root access. We will very soon be coming up with many more articles which will help you in updating your device with the custom ROM firmwares.

Disclaimer: We should not be held responsible for any damage caused to your device in the process of rooting though it’s a very unlikely event if you follow all the mentioned instructions as per mentioned tutorial.

In the process of rooting the device, some data in your device may get corrupted, so it’s highly recommended to back up the data manually with the help of below steps manually.  Please don’t use the LG PC Suite to back up the data and also once data is backed up, move all the target back up files in your computer.

SMS – Use “SMS Backup & Restore app”,
Contacts – Sync with the Gmail application,
Call Log -Call Log and Restore
Images, Songs, Videos, Files – Copy to internal / External SD Card,
APN and MMS Settings – Note down from the path “Applications > Settings > Wireless and Network > Mobile Networks > Access Point Names

Minimum battery left in your LG Revolution VS910 should be 40% plus so that it doesn’t get turned Off in the middle of firmware update. Visit the LG Mobile’s Official page, navigate to the “Software Update” section for downloading and installing the drivers in your computer so as to make sure that all the required drivers are there in your device. As of now this rooting tool only supports Windows based computers and not for Mac or Linux based systems.

Ensure that USB Read / Write access is there in your computer with admin privileges.

So assuming that you have followed all the above mentioned instructions carefully, it’s now time to proceed to the next page where we have summed up a detailed guide on how to root your device.

6 comments

  1. I installed all drivers and it didn’t work it said daemon startedsuccesful so I played around with it an found out if u run z4root app then do it it worked so good luck it worked for me so try it

  2. been rooting for 7 minutes, still says “daemon started successfully” with the next line blinking. no reboot yet, what should i do???