SONY XPERIA Z1 is all set for launch in India in next couple of days, for all those users around the globe who already managed to get the same and would like to root the device, then good news is here. Let’s check out in the due course on how you can root SONY Xperia Z1 Android smartphone which comes with the state of the art camera along with the incredible triluminous display. Before proceeding to the procedure, follow the quick pre requisites which are mentioned below.
Quick Pre Requisites:
- Data present in your XPERIA Z1 should be backed up manually so as to make sure that just in case if any of the data gets lost or corrupted, the same can be restored with the help of below mentioned steps
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”
- In your XPERIA Z1, head over to “Settings > Applications > Development > USB debugging” to select the option. Minimum battery left in your SONY XPERIA Z1 should be more than 50% or else the device might just get turn Off in the midst of rooting.
Disclaimer: We should not be held responsible / liable in any manner for the damage happened to your SONY XPERIA Z1 due to not following instructions.
Once you are done following all the above mentioned steps, you can now move on to the next step where we have mentioned the detailed steps which will help you root the device.
Procedure to Root SONY XPERIA Z1 Android Phone:
- Open the downloaded Rooting tool to follow the on screen instructions for rooting the same. We have also mentioned the detailed screen captures of the Rooting tool used for your reference;
To check on whether your phone has been rooted or not, download the “Root checker” app from the Google PLAY Store and check the same.
Note: Just in a rare case if the device doesn’t boot up or show the home screen then long press the Power button to boot the device again in the normal mode.
Do let us know in the comments section just in case if you face any issues in the process of rooting your SONY XPERIA Z1.