Procedure to Root Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY:
- First up you will have to download the Rooting Package in your computer from here and after that you need to open the terminal program in your computer which you can start by pressing the “Win Key + R” after which a dialog box will be coming where you need to enter the word as “cmd” and press the enter key from the keyboard.
- After this you now need to copy this downloaded package to the location where fast boot is kept at the time of unlocking the boot loader and then enter the command as shown below for the respective platforms.
On Windows based Systems:
fastboot flash system YOURDOWNLOADEDFILE.img
On Linux based systems:
fastboot -i 0x0fce flash system YOURDOWNLOADEDFILE.img
On Mac based systems:
fastboot-mac -i 0x0fce flash system YOURDOWNLOADEDFILE.img
Now, you will have to wait till the commands are processed and after that that’s it you have now successfully rooted the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play. So, that’s it in this way you have not only unlocked the boot loader of your Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY but also you have successfully rooted the Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY phone easily by following the above instructions.
Do let us know in the comments section just in case if you face any issues while unlocking the boo loader or while rooting the phone as we will try our level best to sort out the issues at the earliest.