Rooting means jailbreak you Android device, a means of unlocking the operating system so that you can install an unapproved app, remove unwanted bloatware, update non-official OS, change the firmware, overclock the processor, Customize anything and so on.
Yes for the first time it seems insecure and scary process, However rooting your smartphones will give some benefits and some non-benefits. There are many such issues faced by android users and its only solution is ‘Rooting’. Once you root your Android device, you can actually own the owner of your Android device. Rooting not only boosts battery life and performance but also offers you an option to upgrade your current Android version unofficially. There are many benefits of rooting your phone like;
Some Important points of rooting
- Boost your phone’s speed and battery life.
- Remove pre-installed system app.
- Increase video streaming speed, increase WiFi speed, Speed up SIM detection, Write SD read/Speed.
- Install custom kernel and custom ROMs.
- Finally, Truly Own your Device, Make it appear in the way you want.
Today we’re going to talk about rooting android device using PC, I originally tested KingoRoot on a Samsung S7, Nexus 7, Asus and Nexus 5; Process proved fast and easy. Recently, I used it to root onePlus 3T, and this time it was easier – because the app did all the work as I expected. So here are the steps to root android device the official way.
- Device powered ON
- At least 50% battery level or high
- Internet connection is necessary
- Backup your Android
- USB Cable (the original one recommended or properly working)
- KingoRoot for PC
Steps to Root Android Device Using PC
Step 1. Download and Install KingoRoot on your PC from here.
Step 2. Next, Double click on the KingoRoot Application to launch on your PC. After launching Kingo Android Root, you will see its interface as shown below.
Step 4. If your device driver is not installed on your Computer, KingoRoot will automatically install it. Make sure you are connected to the Internet, 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. How to solve driver installation looping on Windows 8 when running Kingo Android Root?
Step 5. Next, Enable USB Debugging mode on your Android device.
To do this.
- Go to Settings > About Phone > Build number > Tap it 7 times to become developer;
- Settings > Developer Options > USB Debugging.
Kingo Android Root will employ multiple exploits on your device, Which will take a couple of minutes to root your Android device, your device may be rebooted several times under the process. And once it is done, please DO NOT touch, move, unplug or perform any action on your device.
That’s it your device is successfully Rooted, Hopefully, your device is well supported. Until your device reboots itself, do not operate
To check your android device is successfully rooted or not normally, you will find an app named “SuperUser” installed on your device after successful rooting.