SONY’s legendary flagship smartphone can now be rooted, yes you have guessed it right, its SONY Xperia Z ULTRA which is the Mega smartphone which was launched just few days back. So, for all those who are itching to root the device to make use of the apps which need root access along with the custom ROM firmware will no less than be rejoiced. So, before we proceed on to check on what are the detailed instructions, you will need to follow the list of quick pre requisites mentioned below.
Quick Pre Requisites:
- Before rooting, it’s very important to create a backup of all the data present in your device with the help of below mentioned steps. Alternatively, you can also create the backup with the help of SONY PC Companion.
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”
- Enable the USB Debugging Mode in your computer from the path “Settings > Applications > Development > USB debugging”. Also, the minimum battery life should be a minimum of 40% or else there is a risk of device getting turned Off in the middle of firmware update.
Assuming that you are done with all the above mentioned steps, you can now proceed to the next steps where we have mentioned the detailed guide to root your SONY Xperia Z ULTRA Device.